TRAD UK is formed of three companies: TRAD Scaffolding, TRAD Hire & Sales and TRAD Safety Systems.
TRAD UK has grown to become one of the largest Scaffolding Groups in the UK. Our Group CEO, Des Moore shortly entering his fourth decade with the company is dedicated to improving customer service and employee development (including encouraging and driving placements, NVQ’s, and Apprenticeships). As President of the NASC 2017-19 he also instigated a number of initiatives as part of his objectives, including increasing gender diversity in the scaffolding industry and promoting training – please see link: https://nasc.org.uk/des-moore-nasc-presidents-speech-nasc-agm/ , which cites his objectives:
- Increase the pre-requisite for NASC membership by main contractors, developers, and national and local government agencies in tender documents.
- Strike the right balance between the needs of both large and small companies.
- Create mentoring and training schemes for all categories of staff, old and young. Academically gifted and those not so lucky.
- Encourage and mentor more women into senior positions both in the NASC and across the industry in general.
TRAD UK became part of the ALTRAD Group of Companies in 2013, who themselves are very keen on employee development. ALTRAD is the global leader in the provision of industrial services for the Oil & Gas, Energy, Power Generation, Process, Environment and Construction sectors, owning established international brands including Cape, Hertel and Prezioso Linjebygg.
The ALTRAD Group is also a recognised leader in the manufacturing of equipment dedicated to the Construction and Building market group has a total annual turnover of over €3,105m, employing more than 42,000 people worldwide, operating in 28 countries across 5 continents. They have in excess of 150 subsidiaries worldwide with a huge training budget.
TRAD UK are dedicated to providing our clients with the highest quality products and an excellent service. We employ some of the best people in the industry and are constantly looking for ways to develop our extensive product ranges, offer the best service to customers, keep on-site workers safe and develop our people. Our business is diverse and inclusive, and our goal is to be the best – every time.
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Founded in 1971 and approaching our 50th Anniversary, TRAD UK’s scaffolding arm: TRAD Scaffolding Co Ltd can attribute its continued growth to a refreshingly different approach to client satisfaction. By dedicating ourselves to excellent service, seeking new ways to deliver efficiency and Safety, and ensuring our offering matches clients’ ever changing needs – we’ve earned a reputation for outstanding professionalism, quality and employee development. We’re delighted that TRAD Scaffolding Co Ltd’s Stephanie Betts has come through our placement initiative with outstanding drive and dedication.