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SafeSmart Wellington Officially Opens For Purchase Or Hire

While SafeSmart Access’s Wellington yard has been operating since May of this year, Branch Manager, Ashley Whitehouse (Ash) – known for his meticul...
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Ohakea Air Force Base Aircraft Meets Height Access Solution

Hawker Pacific’s Maintenance Repair Operations (MRO) contacted SafeSmart Access for assistance with a solution for accessing the KingAir B250 base...
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Proscaf at Park Hyatt Wynyard Wharf

New Zealand’s booming international tourism industry is creating demand for the construction of hotels in its largest city. Aptly named the ‘City o...
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Garden City Helicopters

Garden City Helicopters in Christchurch approached SafeSmart Access with a problem. They needed a way to access the rotor heads on their R-44 helic...
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Oriental Bay Cable Car

The owner of a clifftop house at Wellington’s prestigious Oriental Bay has decided to install a cable car to provide access from the coastal road b...
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Air Mauritius Partnering with SafeSmart

In recent months, SafeSmart has been working with Air Mauritius in designing a suite platform to provide maintenance and accessibility to the Airbu...
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Bowen Hospital Excavation Propped Up by Proscaf

Wellington’s Bowen hospital, located on a hilly site in the Harbor Capital needed to expand.  With valuable car parking between the busy road and t...
SafeSmart Adds Extra Mussel to Safety in Auckland

SafeSmart Adds Extra Mussel to Safety in Auckland

Westpac Mussels were established in 1979, and they have become well-known for their New Zealand Greenshell Mussels.   Key to their productivity is the upkeep of refrigeration machinery and infrastructure – facilities which in some cases feature sub-zero temperatures that people must enter to work in.

New Scaffolding Apprenticeship Scheme for New Zealanders - FAQ

New Scaffolding Apprenticeship Scheme for New Zealanders - FAQ

WHAT DOES THE SCAFFOLDING APPRENTICESHIP INVOLVE? Skills offers the 2.5 to 3 year scaffolding apprenticeship program that is aimed at teaching all the required skills to enable the apprentice to apply for a Trade Certificate of Competence. For more information....
Health & Safety Spotlight - Ladder Gates and Toe Boards

Health & Safety Spotlight - Ladder Gates and Toe Boards

New Zealand’s legal construction standards and best practice can sometimes be difficult to understand and interpret. The bottom line is that it is paramount to keep the health and safety of contractors and builders in check.
Worldwide Site Safety With Adjustastairs

Worldwide Site Safety With Adjustastairs

Workplace injuries are a common concern across the globe. In the U.S, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) states falls and slips account for at least 15% of all accidental deaths.
SafeSmart Access Opens Distribution Centre in Wiri

SafeSmart Access Opens Distribution Centre in Wiri

Since opening our new distribution centre at Wiri, South Auckland in November last year, the response from our customers has been overwhelming. Our Auckland customers have been eager for the opportunity to visit the site and see our product – particularly the newly launched lightweight Proscaf Aluminium which is attracting very strong interest from the scaffolding industry nationwide.

10 Reasons to Do Business with SafeSmart Access

10 Reasons to Do Business with SafeSmart Access

10 Reasons to Do Business with SafeSmart Access

Learn about all the very good reasons for doing business with SafeSmart Access - including our 4 locations nationwide and flexiblity about how you do business with us:  Dry hire or purchase outright, or ask about our finance options.

Scaffolding Apprenticeship Program to Help Meet Demand for Scaffolders

Scaffolding Apprenticeship Program to Help Meet Demand for Scaffolders

The shortage of advanced scaffolders in New Zealand has made it challenging to meet the rising demand for this construction industry skill. 
An Introduction to SwiftStage Modular System

An Introduction to SwiftStage Modular System

HERE’S WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT SWIFTSTAGE:
Lend Lease - Jump Form Stairs

Lend Lease - Jump Form Stairs


Lend Lease - Easy Stak Modular Pedestrian Access

Lend Lease - Easy Stak Modular Pedestrian Access

With SafeSmart's Easy Stak structure, Lendlease now has a robust and durable structure, providing workers with weatherproof access between buildings.
Qantas Engineering Boeing 737 Mobile Cabin Access

Qantas Engineering Boeing 737 Mobile Cabin Access

THE CHALLENGE: Qantas Engineering required a sturdy, 5 x 5 Metre deck from which to safely access the rear exit doors of B737s. The mobile unit wo...
Safe Air Seasprite Maintenance Platforms

Safe Air Seasprite Maintenance Platforms

THE CHALLENGE: Scaffolding previously used by Safe Air in Blenheim to maintain NZ Defence Force’s Seasprite helicopters, was acknowledged as less ...
Northrop Gruman C130 Hercules Docking Station

Northrop Gruman C130 Hercules Docking Station

Northrop Grumman now have safe and unimpeded access to all parts of the C130 Hercules as required to undertake the requirements of their service contract.
Scaff Fittings Used in Ambitious Antarctic Research Project

Scaff Fittings Used in Ambitious Antarctic Research Project

A hot water drill built by Victoria University will be used to blast through the Ross Ice Shelf to perform an ambitious research project in October this year. 

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