The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation (GOLDOC) appointed Benchmark Scaffolding as the Official Scaffolding Supplier. Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation (GOLDOC) General Manager, Commercial, Cameron Murray, said it was great to have a Queensland business join the GC2018 Sponsor Family. Benchmark Scaffolding will deliver the design and construction of 260 scaffold structure across 18 Games competition venues.
260 Structures | 510 tonnes of Scaffolding | 26,000m2 of Ply | 12,000m of Joists | 80 Employees | 67,000 Man Hours | 18 Venues & Sports | 15 Competition Days | 70 Competing Countries | 275 Events
Benchmark Scaffolding is privately owned and operated. Providing scaffolding expertise Australia wide, we are the industry leaders. We are experts in the design, supply, and installation of civil and industrial scaffolding, and are the first company to employ advanced 3D animated work flow modelling.
The Benchmark team is led by safety, engineering and project management specialists with extensive industry experience. Each member of our team harnesses a ‘Safety First – Second Nature’ principle, committed in delivering impeccable products and services both safely and efficiently.
We recognise our most important asset, is our people. We are proud to employ a culturally diverse and highly professional team of scaffolding experts. Our team possess confidence and pride in the delivery of every project and we continue to support individual growth and development. We have delivered projects for some of the world’s largest contractors for Mining, Refineries, Power Stations, Ports, Offshore, Road and Rail Bridges, Petrochemical, Aviation and Defence.
Our Safety Management System and methodology systematically delivers effective risk assessment and streamlines the management of safe practices. Unified in our commitment to operate in a safe work environment the team continues to objectively improve safety performances aiming for a ZERO HARM target for all our employees.
Benchmark Scaffolding operates a comprehensive safety management system compliant to Workplace Health & Safety legislation. All employees and sub-contractors are rigorously engaged in our safety systems through project inductions, toolbox meetings, Safe Work Methods (SWM’s) and Job Safety and Environment Assessments (JSEA). Third party independent safety audits and inspections are conducted to ensure regulatory compliance and continued safety improvements are made.
Our safety system complies with the Australian Standards AS/NZS 4801:200.
We understand the construction impacts on the environment that require monitoring and measuring to ensure legislative compliance. Presented with various challenges including natural landforms, ecological environments and urban catchments, Benchmark endeavours to conduct maintenance operations with minimal environmental impact at both company facilities and on project locations.
Our team recognises its social and legal responsibilities and fosters a positive approach to zero incidents. We encourage a resource culture and work with key stakeholders to accomplish project planning approvals specific to identifying potential impacts, risks and compliance in accordance with ISO14001.
Our environmental management system is certified to ISO14001:2004.
Benchmark is committed to enhancing our services by ensuring our systematic processes improve performance quality through positive attitude and streamlined actions. Maintaining Quality Assurance allows us to constantly review policies and procedures. Our Quality System instructions are subject to continual review and are electronically updated, reviewed and approved prior to being implemented.
Benchmark’s reputation is founded on the delivery of quality projects and best practices, highly recognised through industry excellence awards and compelling customer testimonials. Our holistic approach to our management system covers Workplace Health and Safety, Environmental and Quality Assurance Management with all systems readily available to all employees and clients.