GEDA transport platform assists construction crews in Ireland

During a residential project outside of Dublin, the GEDA 1200 Z/ZP safely transported workers, materials on the jobsite

Crews utilized the GEDA 1200 Z/ZP transport platform on a housing construction site in Dalkey, Ireland. (Photo: GEDA Gmbh)

Crews building a housing development in the coastal town of Dalkey, Ireland – about 9 miles (15km) southeast of Dublin – utilized a GEDA 1200 Z/ZP transport platform to move materials and workers safely and quickly on the construction site.

Irish rental company Mantis Cranes LTD determined the GEDA 1200 Z/ZP was the “optimal device” for the project after a site inspection and installed the platform in an underground parking lot on the jobsite, where it could access all five floors of the building through an opening at ground level.

The 1.4-meter-by-2-meter platform, which has a load capacity of 1500kg, was able to transport up to seven people, in addition to materials such as plasterboard and roof slates.

The building of one- and two-bedroom apartments is situated near the coast of the Irish Sea and has views of Dalkey Island.

Current high demand for housing in Ireland meant the timing of the construction had to be quick, and the project was finished with the GEDA transport platform in about seven months, the company said.

MAGAZINE
NEWSLETTER
Delivered directly to your inbox, Scaffold & Access Newsletter features the pick of the breaking news stories, product launches, show reports and more from KHL's world-class editorial team.
Latest Events
Open for entries: 2024 Working at Height Awards
Submissions are now being accepted for brand-new access and rental awards event from ALH and IPAF
Registration open for annual scaffold conference and exhibition
The SAIA Annual Convention & Exposition will take place in Denver this fall 
Working at Height Conference dates announced
ALH and IPAF partner for North American work-at-height conference, networking and awards event
Off-Highway Research

The gold standard in market research

Off-Highway Research offers a library of more than 200 regularly updated reports, providing forensic detail on key aspects of the construction equipment industry.

Our detailed insights and expert analyses are used by over 500 of the world’s largest and most successful suppliers, manufacturers and distributers, to inform their strategic plans and deliver profitable growth.

Click here to visit our website