Temporary propping is used extensively in almost any type of construction project from basement construction to bridging.
With the largest range of temporary propping systems for hire, we can support you in any project from low to extremely high load capacity.
Use our allowable load capacity comparison chart below to ensure you find the right Mabey Hire propping system for your project:
Simply visit any of our nationwide depots for a straight hire or speak to one of our experts for a full design.
We know that these projects are not always planned, so our emergency response team are on hand 24/7 to respond to critical situations. See our team in action below, using our Mass 50 system to re-open the M6 just 24 hours after a bridge strike closed it in both directions.
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A new solution was needed to provide relief from congestion on an ageing bridge in Widnes. The high profile and complex project required significant temporary works support and we used our expertise to deliver a bespoke propping and monitoring scheme.Find out more
When stonework began to crumble from a block of flats in Huddersfield during routine maintenance work, immediate action had to be taken. Our emergency propping made the building safe for repairs.Find out more
Conversion works at the University of Manchester required the removal of two columns, each supporting five stories above. This meant a versatile propping solution was required to support the installation of new beams.Find out more
When a lorry smashed into one of the main supports beneath a bridge over the M6 in Lancashire, the structural integrity of the bridge was severely compromised. Our emergency response team were called in to provide a propping and jacking solution to quickly support the bridge.Find out more
Temporary support towers and jacking systems support platform to enable painting of 2.7km-long bridge.Find out more
Unique propping system and BIM expertise enables complex new build development, which incorporates the existing façade of a historic Grade I listed building, in the heart of Glasgow’s financial district.Find out more
Our engineered solutions range from standard designs to major projects, through to emergencies. We can also offer an end-to-end service from design and supply through to installation and removal.
We can work with you from initial concept design through to project completion, across all aspects of temporary works.
No matter how large or complex the project, we can help. It's what our major project teams do every day!