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0844 417 2486

MGF provide specialist excavation safety solutions to the construction industry.

Our aim is to assist our customers in creating safe working environments for their employees.

We offer a wide range of shoring products including trench boxes, trench sheets, hydraulic bracing and struts as well as accompanying safety products to ensure safe access and egress to excavations. In support of the hire and sale of shoring equipment, we provide a temporary works design service carried by our team of highly qualified engineers to ensure risk managed, value driven solutions for our customers.

Our Values

Our core values are engrained within our culture and give MGF its unique identity

• Commitment to deliver exceptional customer service and support

• Innovation in products, processes, service and support

• Sustainability by adopting a responsible approach to business

Our Service

Our mission is to be the most trusted supplier of excavation safety solutions and with this comes an exceptional customer service experience.

We provide national coverage through our network of 11 depots and our in-house transport fleet of over 60 vehicles gives us the flexibility to meet our customer’s needs. The hire and sale of our products is fully supported by our team of qualified engineers, experienced technical sales representatives, hire desk and operational staff. Our depots provide the focal point for service delivery.

We can assist with all aspects of your requirements including:

• Site visits to provide advice and guidance

• Assistance in the production of a design brief

• Temporary Works Design solutions balancing practicability and safety

• Safe Systems of Work guidance for the installation of our products

• Provision of equipment demonstrations and training sessions

• Efficient delivery and collection of our equipment

Engineering Design Services

Our Engineering Team provides a comprehensive temporary works design service in support of the hire and sale of our products. In addition, we offer a bespoke design service to assist clients with technical tender submissions for major projects; including basement propping and other large-scale excavations.

The team, based at our Engineering Centre in Astley, comprises of over 30 qualified civil, structural and mechanical engineers who produce over 4500 temporary works designs per year. MGF have achieved Level 2 Supply Chain BIM Compliance and we are constantly striving to enhance our digital capability further through our in-house development team.


We design and manufacture our core range of shoring products in-house to BS EN 1090 Execution Class 2 & BS EN ISO 3834-3. Our in-house capability provides in depth product knowledge, flexibility to meet demand and the ability to undertake bespoke manufacture to meet customer requirements.

We operate our own transport fleet yielding logistical control of our operations and flexibility to respond rapidly to meet customer delivery requirements. Our drivers are CPC qualified, receive NPORS accredited Slinger/Signaller training and product awareness training, which is particularly important on collection of equipment as they are able to take a proactive approach to loss management.


We have FORS (Fleet Operators Recognition Scheme) Bronze level accreditation for our entire fleet and are working towards Silver and Gold. We are also nearing full compliance with the CLOCS standard (Construction Logistics and Cyclist Safety).

Safety Is Our Philosophy

MGF place health and safety at the forefront of everything we do and are committed to the promotion of best practice in the industry, meaning that we are best placed to assist you to create safe working environments for your employees on site making it easy to adopt best practice in excavation safety.

Our awards, accreditations and memberships demonstrate our commitment to innovation in our products and services as well as our comprehensive approach to ensuring the health and safety of our customers, employees and the communities in which we operate.

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Getting in contact with MGF Ltd

Grant House
Lockett Road
Ashton-In-Makerfield, Wigan

Tel: 0844 417 2486

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