Scaffolding Services


We provide various scaffolding systems for all types of projects. Fast, friendly & efficient Access scaffolding for your projects.

McElwain has developed a unique multi-product approach to the provision of access on each project, giving our customers an optimised solution. We have one of the most extensive ranges of product options and solutions in the industry, from traditional or systemised scaffolding to mechanical access.

Our project management teams will work with you to develop a comprehensive access plan for your construction new build. Selecting the optimum combination of products to provide an access solution which ensures maximum productivity without compromise to safety.


The flexibility of our product range increases our versatility, and we are adept at finding intelligent solutions for the most complex projects.

We are one of the Ireland’s only fully integrated suppliers with the capability to offer a total access solution. Based on your project requirements we develop an access plan based on the most appropriate access solution for each elevation. Our solutions can be based on any combination of access and labour, from standard scaffolding or light access towers – all from one supplier.


Our in-house engineers and designers have in-depth knowledge of the specific regulations, requirements, codes and qualifications required. In addition, they have years of experience of working on some of the world͛s largest and most complex projects, ͚live͛ public environments and multiphase projects, where the design of low-impact solutions are critical to success.

Our engineers apply their ingenuity and specialist expertise, along with the latest software technologies to design solutions that solve/pre-empt problems. Innovations can be new ways of using old methods, new applications for existing products, or something completely radical.

Critical to our success are our dedicated research and developments teams, which are constantly striving to develop more innovative and efficient solutions to everyday problems found by our customers.

Although the construction industry has seen difficult times, scaffolding hire firms still spend a lot of time providing innovative scaffold designs for new build houses. These can range from an individual undertaking a self-build project on a piece of land that they have bought to a construction company delivering a new housing estate in a fresh part of town.

It͛s always interesting to provide new build scaffolding as there are so many different types of residential building designs available. In the past, Ireland Scaffolders has contributed to standard housing estates, social housing, bespoke architect designed properties and apartment blocks. It͛s very rewarding to see our scaffolding solutions support the apartments and houses that individuals, couples and families will end up regarding as home.

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