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SCA Group Secure UVDB B2 Audit Status

SCA Group have been a long serving member of Achilles RISQS serving the rail industry with Scaffold/Industrial Coatings and Rope Access Services.

Now having undergone the UVDB audit we are proud to announce we are now UVDB B2 audit verified allowing us to enter the Utility Sector with client confidence and to extend our capability with far more depth, having already serviced selected clients within this industry we can now reach out to the main utility operators enabling them to utilise an already proven service delivery partner in our areas of expertise.

SCA Group selected Partner for Viaduct refurbishment

SCA Group Project Scaffold Division were selected to deliver the access solution for South Harrow Viaduct for London Underground.
Having delivered previous projects to a high standard/on time and within budget we were extremely fortunate to be selected by the main contractor to partner on such a large refurbishment project within London.

Due to the sensitive nature of working around local business owners who where housed within the arches of the Viaduct SCA Group were required to work with them to ensure access could be maintained at all times.

As SCA Group have been delivering projects such as these for many years and again it demonstrates our competence and capability.

Scaffold Project wins for London Underground

SCA Group deliver again!

Having completed a number of minor projects for London Underground SCA Group Scaffold Projects Division deliver Alperton Bridge Refurbishment Scaffold on time and on budget!

Having to work around a number of sensitive environments such as the general public/Environmental Agency/LUL rail network the scaffold was erected to provide access to enable much needed refurbish work and structural strengthening.

SCA Group were commended on the Quality of the labour and scaffold standards enabling further wins for the division, this demonstrates the broad industry sectors and complex projects SCA Group are able to deliver.

By working collaboratively with both client and main contractor SCA Group were the selected contractor for the next contract moving straight onto another complex access requirement incorporating the SCA Rope Access Division.

SCA Industrial Services Secure Roof Cleaning Project

SCA Group Industrial Services have successfully secured a project working at height utilising Rope Access Techniques to clean in excess of 52,000m2 of roof – SCA have resourced the project with the majority of the work conducted using Rope Access Techniques.

This offered technical challenges as by working on a coastal location and working on such vast roof sizes a safe method of working was crucial, a team were assigned the mammoth task and as you can see have made a huge impact.

This project demonstrates SCA Groups ability to remain diverse and able to provide a fully managed industrial Service.

Vegetation and Rail/Highways Contracts Delivery Manager – Justin Swain

SCA Group have been embedded in Rail & Highways for many years and a crucial member of the team who co-ordinates all of the day to day project activities is Justin Swain.

Justin is responsible for our Rail/Highway clients and ensures that service delivery is maintained, his commitment to his clients can be seen daily and as a result continues to expand his relationships, he operates specialist teams of individuals covering a vast area across the U.K. – With vehicles equipped to deal with most requirements his clients call on him and his teams for programmed or emergency works from the Isle Of Wight to the very North of Scotland.

From managing tasks such as minor vegetation works conducted from Rope Access to large scale Civil Drainage works Justin’s teams react and respond quickly and efficiently across the U.K. usually last minute to conduct emergency response call outs using the SCA 0800 emergency service.

His current teams responsibilities include,

Rope Access Tasks
Vegetation and brick work repairs upon rail structures working from Ropes
Surveying Delivery – Topo and Drainage
Tree climbing Teams
Geotechnical – Scaling/Vegetation/Embankment stabilisation works
Confined Space
Emergency Response

To contact us please email Tel: 01202 820820

A Very Merry Christmas to all from SCA!

SCA Head Office took the opportunity this year to take part in a fun-packed, festive filled, Secret Santa event to celebrate the Christmas period, with all staff participating and not letting on who brought for who!

Pictured is Mike Hocking, Industrial Coatings Division Manager, showing off his brand new Poncho and Mexican ‘disguise’ courtesy of ‘Father Christmas’, and the other gifts ranged from the sublime to the ridiculous – the belly button brush being a personal favourite!

We hope you had as much fun over Christmas as we did, and all of us at SCA wish you all the very best for the festive period and a healthy and prosperous New Year.


Wind Turbine Blade Inspection And Maintenance Services

Wind Turbine Manufacturers, Operators and Owners are increasingly aware of blade maintenance requirements, and that damage or wear and tear can drastically reduce output which affects power generation and income.