Tower Strengthening & Structural Upgrades
LARS are able to undertake structural analysis on masts and towers and provide detailed reports outlining any issues.
With our in-house, fully equipped fabrication workshop; the ability to produce detailed fabrication drawings using a structural steel detailing and information management system; and our extensive experience installing steelwork on-site, we can provide a comprehensive range of structural upgrades including:
- Conversion of electricity pylons to telecommunications towers
- Tower strengthening on existing structures
- Tower remedial works
- Anti-climb upgrades
- Fall arrest upgrades
- Safe to Climb inspections
- Staircase installation
- Platform installation
- Ladder installation
- Tower extensions
- Tower truncations
- Base extensions
- Foundation strengthening
We can also fabricate and install an array of ancillary steelwork, from access gantries and platforms, ladders and handrails to steel brackets, angles and bespoke structural fixings.
We have teams of experienced site personnel, trained and accredited with the Construction Skills Certificate Scheme (CSCS). All LARS installation personnel are highly trained and approved by all major site providers in the UK.
Each team member has the required Arqiva approved working at height qualification and regularly undergoes refresher climbing courses.
Civils teams, working to SafeContractor accreditation standards, have the capability to install base extensions and foundation strengthening designs.
On and off-site Welding Services
LARS welding personnel are skilled and qualified in all areas of the welding process, including metal arc, MIG and TIG. Welding services can be carried out on-site or in our fabrication facility, with the same extremely high standards.Back