New compact tower from Werner

International ladder and alloy scaffold tower manufacturer Werner, has launched the Pro Plus mobile access tower system.

The new tower features a lightweight modular system and can be built to working heights of up to 5.4 metres. The company says that it is particularly easy to erect and provides a particularly sturdy platform even at full height – two frames high.

The tower is certified to the latest EN 1004-1:2020 standards, includes swivel castors and a folding base frame, helping get the tower off to a good start, or used as a quickly erected standalone platform with a working height of 2.65 metres in single quick and simple assembly. The base unit is also compact enough to fit in the boot/trunk of most cars.

Regional product manager Carolina Marino said: “The new Pro Plus tower has been designed with trade professionals in mind, offering them a stackable, safe and secure platform for working at height. Workers can quickly and easily assemble the tower according to their needs thanks to the three different working heights of 2.65, 3.65 and 5.40 metres, each of which contains a variety of components.”

“This sturdy platform has a load capacity of 184kg, as well as 250mm rung spacing up the side of the frame, enabling easy climbing to the top platform. Offering a lightweight, adjustable and sturdy solution, the tower also features stabilisers on each corner of the frame, providing improved stability and designed to bring height safety to any job.”