Month: March 2020

What is Scaffolding?

Created By mtecadmin on February 25, 2020

Welcome to the MTEC Scaffolding blog part one. What is Scaffolding? With this post, we will attempt to provide an overview of this essential element of many building projects – scaffolding. A scaffold is a temporary structure, usually made of metal poles and wooden boards. Construction workers use scaffolding for access, and to support whatever is being built. Demolition and […]

The History of Man’s Use of Scaffolding

Created By mtecadmin on March 10, 2020

In our second blog post we look back at the history of man’s use of scaffolding and temporary structures to access the unreachable.   Eighteen Thousand Years of Scaffolding Evolution Palaeolithic Art We’ll start our look at the history of man’s use of scaffolding and temporary structures 18, 000 years ago in South West France. Even before we were building […]