Project Management is complex. We keep it simple: right crew, right gear, on time.


It takes well-trained and well-supported teams to deliver a project on time. See below, how we combine teamwork and technology to deliver consistently great scaffolding solutions.


Upright Scaffolding is a family-owned business that has served Christchurch for over 70 years. Upright’s safety and professionalism are our key values, and we pride ourselves on excellent customer service.

Our company will work with you to find the right product for your scaffolding needs as well as provide prompt delivery and installation services.



Simon Construction needed all-weather protection, full exterior access and an efficient means to transport materials at height during this central Christchurch apartment repair. Take a look at Upright’s fast and flexible scaffold solution.



Electrical Safety Measures for Scaffolders: Upright South Island Scaffolding Company

Electrical Safety Measures for Scaffolders: Upright South Island Scaffolding Company As a scaffolder, it’s essential to be aware of the dangers posed by electrical lines.  Because of the nature of the work, there is a greater risk of coming into contact with them. A recent workplace accident in New Zealand has highlighted the need for […]

Upright to trial pioneering muscle recovery technology!

Upright to trial pioneering new worker comfort technology! We all know that construction workers (and particularly scaffolders) are some of the most hardworking individuals on Earth. We often put their bodies through a lot of stress and strain, which can lead to muscle soreness and fatigue. Employee wellbeing In a New Zealand first, Upright Scaffolding […]

Supporting a Historical Landmark

Supporting a Historical Landmark A recent Christchurch scaffolding project required some creative thinking and a gentle approach. The Victoria Street Clocktower or Diamond Jubilee clock tower is a South Island Christchurch landmark is located at the intersection of Victoria Street and Montreal Street. It is set to undergo extensive repairs due to damage caused by […]

Its a wrap! 2021

Wow! What a year. Today we are looking back at a year that has been an incredible one for us, and we thought it was worth reflecting on a few of those achievements and highlights we had throughout 2021. Safe and Sound This year was a challenge for all in the industry with COVID -19. […]