All High-rise Articles

What are the limits to building even taller skyscrapers?
International Construction asks what the limits are to building ever taller skyscrapers.
Mast climbers and hoists: SAIA Project of the Year winner
SafwayAtlantic tackles unique common tower project
Construction hoist use is lowering labor costs, driving adaptation
With labor scarce, contractors and scaffolders are innovating to save time hoisting people and growing loads to record-setting heights. Larry Stewart reports
SafwayAtlantic beats ground-load limits for access to replace 52-story office
Custom solutions include needle beam scaffold, ground protection and a 60-story hanging hoist complex on the Manhattan project
Upgraded Schindler Climb Lift goes to work on marquee high-rise projects
First use of Climb Lift’s new formwork integration will be in Hamburg, and Schindler’s first installation in the Middle East is scheduled in Dubai
World’s tallest mass-timber structure
86m Ascent named as World’s Tallest Timber-Concrete Hybrid Building
Project wrap: 16 stories of scaffolding
East Coast Rigging & Scaffolding of Florida recently erected 16 levels of scaffolding for a job in Coral Gables
Project report: Topping the Pru
Boston to get a new view with the help of Marr Scaffolding Company
Trekker, Layher redefine high rise work
Challenging Gulf project called for the use of CAD software and FlexBeam technology 
Brewer finishes high-rise scaffolding project
Brewer Equipment Company recently completed a multi-phased project at Forsyth Medical Center, constructing eight, 15-rise scaffold towers with staircase access
Innovative formwork used on New York development
Distinctive curvature on Brooklyn building needed unique solution
Layher’s solution for condo project
East Coast Rigging and Scaffolding of Florida recently made restoration efforts possible for a 20-plus-floor condominium utilizing Layher scaffolding for the façade and to accommodate swing stages
Spider lift projects in focus
How this unique product type is meeting the needs of challenging projects around the world
Project report: high-rise monorail in Philadelphia
Constructing the new Arthaus Condominium Building called for a unique solution from Superior Scaffold 
Comansa luffing jib at work on Waterloo high-rise
A Comansa LCL310 tops out on the 30-story Waterloo project in Austin.
High winds cause scaffold collapse
High winds with gusts of up to 50 mph are said to have been the cause of a scaffolding collapse on Dec. 11 in Etna, PA
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