George Roberts Scaffolding


George Roberts, one of the UK's largest independent suppliers of quality access equipment, understands our most valuable asset is our customers. We have professional, dedicated staff who believe success can only be achieved through interaction with our clients.

Temporary Roofing Systems

Ubix is the class leading temporary roofing system. having been in service for over 12 years, ubix has proven itself again and again as being the first choice system for many experienced scaffold companies/contractors.This excellent temporary roof system is based on keder sheet covering, quick and simple to erect using a small number of standard components which enables the client to achieve maximum weather protection in a quick, safe and economical method.The ubix temporary roof system has the capabilities to span up to 40 metres using standard beam configurations and even larger structures and spans can be achieved with bespoke designed equipment.

Features and Benefits


  • Versatile
  • Simple
  • High Performance

Available for both sale & hire ex stock

Temporary Roofing Systems

Temporary Fencing

This popular heavy duty temporary site security panel comes with rounded top corners thus reducing breakage due to wear & tear. It is also available with a central vertical support bar for added strength.

All fencing comes with rubber block and coupler, panel backstays and anti-lift brackets are available. Contact our sales office for further details.

Other accessories include

  • Stabilisers,
  • Pedestrian vehicle access gates.

We have large volumes of ex stock available now

Temporary Fencing

Aluminium Scaffolding Tube

Aluminium scaffold tube has a 4mm wall thickness and an outside diameter of 48.3mm.

All scaffold tube sold at George Roberts is tested and fully conforms to BS 1139/6082 scaffold 6092 T6.

Aluminium scaffold tube is available from stock in large quantities, for both Hire and Sale.

Aluminium Scaffolding Tube

Steel Ladders

The improved design George Roberts Steel Ladder is certified to BS EN131, and is tested to performance requirements of BS2037 Class 1 Industrial, making it very suitable for scaffolding and industrial applications.

All Steel Ladders sold by George Roberts are fully coated inside and out, with aluminium-zinc for maximum corrosion resistance, which is much more durable and resilient than paint or epoxy alternatives.

Steel Ladders


The modern construction industry is continually being driven towards providing building excellence, meeting completion deadlines and operating within budget while ensuring that all current Health & Safety Legislation is observed and adhered to. In order to comply with this legislation, contractors are obliged to ensure that accidents on site are prevented.

The most common cause of injury or death on any construction site is falling from height, with scaffolding and access equipment being under continuous scrutiny. George Roberts (N.W.) is now the U.K.’s leading supplier and distributor of Fall Prevention products for the scaffolding and access industry. We stock a large range of ladder safety gates for traditional Tube & Fitting and System Scaffold, our Ladder Safety Hatch being the ideal method of preventing falls and falling objects through the ladder access point on working platforms.

Scaffold Loading Bay Gates are essential on all sites where bricks and building materials are to be loaded onto the scaffold, all are supplied with double guardrail restraint to satisfy Health & Safety requirements.

George Roberts (N.W.) Ltd. are a major distributor for both hire and sale of Combisafe Edge Protection which is geared in particular to the Formwork and Steel Erecting industries.


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