Formark Scaffolding


Summer 2018 Newsletterbullet SPRING 2019 newsletter

Find out what we've been recently been getting up to, both on and off the work sites in our spring newsletter.

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Celebrating 25 Years of Formark Scaffoldingbullet celebrating our 25 years in photos

A fascinating presentation of photographs produced to celebrate our 25th anniversary. See the scaffolding and scaffolders that have been a part of our success and growth as a company since 1992.

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Summer 2018 Newsletterbullet Summer 2018 newsletter

Find out what we've been recently been getting up to, both on and off the work sites in our summer newsletter.

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Formark's First Female Trainnee Scaffolderbullet Formark Welcomes First Female Apprentice

Formark Scaffolding is celebrating the successful qualification of its first female apprentice scaffolder.
Charlie-Lauren Whitear gained her CISRS Labourer Card after achieving the COTS Site Safety Plus Certificate and passing the CITB Health, Safety and Environment test.

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Formark's Audit Successbullet Press Focus on Formark's Audit Success

Read AccessPoint's news article on Formark becoming an audited member of the Scaffolding Association.

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Mark coote with Alan Pardewbullet formark flies high with eagles

Supporting our beloved Crystal Palace FC is not ever easy – but after a rocky first half of the season the lads have climbed the Premiership table under manager Alan Pardew.

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champions league winnersbullet champions league winners

The 2014-15 football season is almost over but the Formark Scaffolding players are hanging up their boots on a high.

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Formark feature in the latest Design & Build Magazinebullet HOLD THE FRONT PAGE

Managing Director Mark Coote is on this month's front cover of Construction Forum Magazine. To find out why and to read a double page spread on Formark go to

Leon McKenzie undefeated at ringside at York Hall, Bethnal Green in March 2014bullet Big mck wins again

Formark sponsored boxer Leon McKenzie has won again. Undefeated in six bouts the former Premiership footballer now has his eyes firmly on the prize - a shot at the International Masters Super-Middleweight title on March 14th 2015.

Formark feature in the latest Design & Build Magazinebullet formark in print

See the latest media coverage of Formark for our work with Miller Construction and VolkerFitzpatrick by clicking on the links below.

Miller Construction's Success
VolkerFitzpatrick Landmark Projects

Leon McKenzie takes to the boxing ring, sponsored by Formarkbullet Back in the Ring

Unbeaten super-middleweight fighter Leon McKenzie returns to the ring on December 13th for a 6-round bout at the York Hall, Bethnal Green. Sponsored by Formark Scaffolding this will be Leon's sixth fight since retiring as a professional footballer.

Find out more info about the fight and tickets here

Formark Summer 2014 Newsletterbullet Formark Summer Newsletter

The Summer edition of the Formark newsletter has now been published, and can be downloaded here.


Formark back unbeaten Leon McKenziebullet Formark backs unbeaten mckenzie

Formark has agreed a further two fight sponsorship deal with former Premiership footballer turned pro boxer Leon McKenzie.
Managing Director Mark Coote announced the new deal when the unbeaten super-middleweight fighter visited our yard to be put through his paces before his next fight...

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Formark feature in the latest Design & Build Magazinebullet Formark In print

See our latest editorial in Design & Build magazine - - relating to our work on VolkerFitzpatrick's prestigious refurbishment project at Bentinck Street, London.

View a PDF of the editorial piece here

Leon McKenzie undefeated at ringside at York Hall, Bethnal Green in March 2014bullet leon undefeated

Formark backed boxer Leon McKenzie extended his unbeaten professional record to four fights when he stopped Nikola Varbanov at York Hall, Bethnal Green...

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Leon McKenzie ready for his fight at Bethnal Greenbullet Fighting back

After two wins and a draw Formark sponsored Leon McKenzie returns to the ring at York Hall, Bethnal Green, on March 8th...

Find out more info about the fight and tickets here

bullet Who Is Responsible For Ensuring The Safety Of Scaffolding?

Many building, renovation, and other construction jobs require the use of some form of scaffolding. A professional scaffolding company will be able to determine whether your project can utilise a basic or standard construct, they will be able to design a construct that precisely matches your requirements, and they will ensure that all of the appropriate permits and insurance policies are in place...

We'll explain who you should know ensures the safety of scaffolding in our article here

bullet What To Look For When Choosing A Scaffolding Company

There are a surprising number of factors to consider when choosing a scaffolding company to assist in your construction project. No two companies are exactly alike, and this means that while you could end up with a cost effective and high quality contractor, it is possible to have to endure low quality work...

We can show you what you should consider when choosing your scaffolding company in our article here

bullet Types Of Scaffolding And Their Uses

There is a surprising range of scaffolding types that can be used in construction and for other purposes. The general principle of a scaffolding construction, whether it is a static, rolling, or any other type of construction, remains the same – to provide a platform for workers and materials while work takes place...

Learn about the different types of scaffolding in our article here

Flooding on the A22 in Whyteleafe, Surreybullet Bridge Over the River... A22

People marooned by floods on the A22 in Surrey will be able to get to school and work with dry feet after we stepped in to build a makeshift pedestrian bridge outside our yard in Whyteleafe...

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bullet the rules regarding safety

When employing the services of a scaffolding company, it is important to remember that there are a number of rules and regulations that must be followed. While it is the responsibility of the scaffolding company to adhere to most of these, it is also your responsibility to ensure that permits are in place, and that guidelines have been properly followed...

Make sure you know the rules by reading our article here

bullet Scaffolding FAQ

Scaffolding is most commonly associated with use during construction, renovation, and repair work to the outside of buildings. It is preferred to ladders, because it is safer, will allow for more than one person and a larger collection of materials and tools, and it can be used in a varying range of different circumstances...

Find out about all the Scaffolding FAQ in our article here

bullet Scaffolding Companies And UK Regulations

There are many safety factors involved in the construction and use of scaffolding constructs. There are also a number of regulations that must be met, which includes the requirement for the scaffolding company to apply for a scaffolding permit...

We'll explain all the regulations and best practise in our article here

bullet Scaffolding & aerial lifts - your options

Choosing a good scaffolding company means finding one that can provide the services you require while offering a professional service...

Read our advice and your options in our article here

bullet Hospital reopens after refurbishment

In December 2012 Purley War Memorial Hospital’s £11.1 million makeover got underway, after Croydon South MP Richard Ottaway removed the historic building’s first brick...

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bullet McKenzie forced to battle for draw

Congratulations Leon - great fight!

Leon McKenzie takes to the boxing ring, sponsored by Formarkbullet come on team big mck

Well Formark has never been afraid of punching above its weight – now it’s time to see whether we can mix it in the boxing ring and help Leon McKenzie land a KO...

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Save Radio Marsden Appeal with Formark Scaffoldingbullet Giant Bear Supports Our Charity Appeal

Formark Scaffolding is running an appeal for old mobile phones to help raise £50,000 for the UK’s leading hospital radio station...

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Formark news and newslettersbullet Charity Work & Newsletters

Since its formation in 1992 we have raised thousands of pounds for charity, including Whizz-Kidz, The Prince Philip Trust, Royal National Institute for the Blind, the Construction Industry Relief & Assistance for the Single Homeless and individuals such as handicapped youngster Matthew Meredith.

Our current nominated charity is the The Lily Foundation.

We also recognise the importance of promoting and developing sport in the community and are heavily involved with Whyteleafe Football Club and the Whitgiftian Junior Rugby Club.

To find our more about our fund-raising activities, staff and company news download our latest newsletter via the link below.


If you would like further information, advice or a quotation, please don’t hesitate to contact us.