WHY APL KWIKFORM AND UNITED SCAFFOLDING?
Global Presence, Local Understanding
APL Kwikform (North Island) and United Scaffolding (South Island) belong to Waco International, a leading global provider of scaffolding, formwork and shoring equipment and associated services. Waco International has operations on 4 continents, in 11 countries, at over 100 locations and supplies some of the largest commercial and residential construction, mining and petrochemical, civil engineering and entertainment projects.
Today, when you work with APL and United, you’re benefiting from the resources and experience of a large multinational, with the flexibility, dedication and home-grown understanding of a local firm.
We're all about service
Our staff are dedicated, friendly and know their stuff. We have the capacity to provide design, product and technical support to projects of all sizes. Our clients tell us they find us easy to work with. They know that APL and United will go to great lengths to find the best and most suitable scaffold solution to meet their needs.
With 8 branches across New Zealand, and a further 14 in Australia, we have the coverage to ensure the timely supply and wide distribution of our products and services.
Our modular scaffold systems, Kwikstage and Wedgelok are brand leaders which have helped to shape today's scaffold industry.
No matter the size of the job, the location, the specific requirements for scaffolding, rope access or formwork, our teams have the flexibility and expertise to devise and deliver the most efficient solution for your needs. Our record of performance across New Zealand speaks for itself.
Safety is our top priority
The health and safety of our employees and the people who rely on our products and services is fundamental to our culture and drives everything we do. Our commitment to safety and quality is reflected in the way we operate our branches and in the stringent quality controls and performance standards we impose on our people and products. Read more here.
The Waco Principles
There are key qualities you need to see in any potential contractor in the New Zealand construction industry. Professionalism, reliability, commitment to quality, flexibility and expertise. APL and United have spent years building on those values and incorporating them into all aspects of their business.
In partnership with the Waco Group, we are also committed to working in ways that are true to the Waco Business Principles of Transparency, Accountability, Best Practice, Continuous Improvement and Teamwork. With our commitment to these principles, we continue to build on our success today and for tomorrow.