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Keep updated on ULMA Construction’s latest developments as well as the most relevant projects we have worked on.

ULMA joins the commitment to move towards climate neutrality by 2050

ULMA's sustainability strategy includes adopting measures aimed at minimising its impact on the environment, mainly by integrating the concept of the circular economy and by calculating the carbon footprint and reducing the carbon emissions of its activity.

Jul 08, 2024

Working on a key project in Koszalin, Poland

The combination of two construction methods balanced cantilever and incremental launching method used in the ES-119 viaduct, a vital connection on the most important route in Pomerania, Poland, has increased efficiency and reduced work force.

Jun 26, 2024

BRIO Truss, the new solution of lattice for large spans and loads

In accordance with our maxim of designing safe and efficient solutions based on simplicity and versatility, we present the BRIO Truss, which consists of a lattice system compatible with the BRIO multidirectional scaffolding and valid for multiple applications.

Jun 11, 2024

ULMA joins the UN Global Compact supporting the initiative to create a more inclusive, prosperous and sustainable business fabric

In line with the strategic objective of reinforcing sustainability in all business activity, ULMA has shown its commitment and promoted collaboration to achieve a more sustainable economy by joining the United Nations Global Compact in March.

May 28, 2024

Our innovative ONADEK slab formwork wins Baugewerbe Product of the Year Award in Germany

The recoverable modular formwork ONADEK has been recognized by the German construction magazine Baugewerbe.

May 24, 2024

800-metre-long viaduct, supported by 19 piers and a arch

The Pardais viaduct is part of the new Elvas-Evora high-speed railway line, between Alandroal and the Eastern line. This is an important project that will connect all the lines of the Southern International Corridor, from the port of Sines to Spain.

May 16, 2024

The circular economy model, one of the main pillars of ULMA's sustainability strategy

This week, the World Circular Economy Forum is being held in Brussels, a meeting to promote the transformation towards more sustainable production and consumption, as well as to share the main innovations and advances in the circular economy, thus providing spaces for debate and the exchange of best practices.

Apr 16, 2024

14,000 m² of scaffolding for the repair of the bridge over the Rivera de Huesna watercourse, Seville

ULMA has provided scaffolding solutions for the restoration of the bridge over the Rivera de Huesna watercourse, which is located in the municipality of Villanueva del Río y Minas, and houses the railway line from Mérida to Los Rosales.

Apr 10, 2024

The renewal of FSC and PEFC certifications consolidates our commitment to environmental sustainability

This year we renewed the FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) and PEFC (Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification) Chain of Custody Certifications, which offer guarantees on the origin of the wood marketed by ULMA and certify compliance with the requirements of traceability of forest products to sustainable sources.

Mar 21, 2024

The BIM methodology: the benefits of digitalisation by and for the customer

Nerea Conde, Technical Applications Software Manager and Corporate BIM Manager: "BIM gives us a great overview and increases our capacity for organisation".

Feb 22, 2024

When trust leads to major construction projects: industrial projects in Mexico

Mexico has been putting efforts into boosting the growth of the country's energy infrastructure; new generation plants, new transmission and distribution lines, new gas pipelines and a new impetus for research and development.

Feb 02, 2024

We continue to evolve in order to be more competitive, to keep on building your trust

Iñaki Irizar, R&D Technical Director: "Digitalisation is a reality acquired naturally by ULMA's different departments and forms part of business development".

Jan 10, 2024

Discover the benefits of ULMA certified scaffolding: quality, efficiency and safety

We design, manufacture and offer a certified and flexible scaffolding system. It can be configured to every construction site and geometry need, as well as being adaptable to multiple applications in any sector: construction, industry, shipbuilding and shows. ULMA scaffolding, available for sale or rental, is robust, simple and easy to assemble and, above all, safe.

Dec 14, 2023

Digital services: Smart, customer-focused collaborative design tools

Ibai Lazkano, Strategic Marketing Manager: “The myULMA portal has created a closer, more transparent relationship with our customers, helping strengthen the trust between both parties”.

Nov 30, 2023

509 Third Avenue, construction of a 118 m high tower in Manhattan, USA

The new 118 m high residential tower is located in the popular Manhattan neighbourhood of Murray Hill. The 36 floors include 229 flats, retail space and landscaped grounds.

Nov 09, 2023

MK carriage for the construction of the Ollachea Tunnel in Puno

The Ollachea tunnel, located in Puno, Peru, is part of the 958-metre-long stretch 4 route of the Interoceánica Sur. This infrastructure will provide greater safety and avoid traffic through the city centre.

Oct 26, 2023

ULMA joins Forest Week, promoted by FSC®

Under the slogan “Trust the tree”, Forest Week will be held between 23 and 29 September. It is an annual campaign that serves to claim responsibility for and promote the fight against climate change and the loss of biodiversity.

Sep 26, 2023

ULMA, a sustainable business project

According to the first definition of sustainability published in the Brundtland Report, "sustainability is development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs". This UN report entitled "Our Common Future" was produced in 1987 by the World Commission on Environment and Development.

Sep 07, 2023

When trust translates into an artwork

The Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw is conceived as one of the most modern cultural buildings in the world. This building will not only delight art lovers, but will also provide an unforgettable experience for architecture and construction enthusiasts.

Jul 11, 2023

Reusing the maximum amount of material possible and reducing on-site deadlines

The Zumelegui viaduct is part of the high‑speed railway platform that will connect the three main cities of the Basque Country. Known as the "Basque Y" due to its geometry, it will have three lines and a central junction located at the same point. When designing the project of Zumelegi, priority was given to reusing the maximum amount of material possible and reducing on-site deadlines.

Jun 22, 2023

Efficiency with ULMA systems in the restoration of The Royal Columbian Hospital

The redevelopment of the oldest hospital in New Westminster, Vancouver, will expand its services with new facilities: a 10-storey intensive care building, expansion of the emergency and maternity ward, new operating theatres, among others.

Jun 01, 2023

Formwork, shoring and scaffolding solutions for the Vicuña Mackenna 20 building in Chile

The Vicuña Mackenna 20 project is a large-scale initiative promoted by the University of Chile which consists of a building located next to Plaza Italia and which will house in the future the Faculty of Government, the Institute of International Studies and the Centre for Artistic and Cultural Extension.

May 11, 2023

WaltherPark, construction of a multifunctional building in the historic heart of Bolzano

WaltherPark is an urban requalification project in Bolzano, Italy, for the restructuring and enhancement of a central district located just next to the railway station and Piazza Walther, the city's main square near Bolzano Cathedral.

Apr 20, 2023

Comuneros II Bridge: ULMA present in strategic projects in Peru

The bridge located in the region of Junín, Peru, is a project that generates great expectations in the population, as it will decongest vehicle traffic in an area characterised by the few roads that cross the Mantaro River.

Mar 16, 2023

Good reception of the ONADEK modular recoverable slab formwork at Bauma Conexpo India

ULMA has been present at the international trade fair Bauma Conexpo India, 2023 making a very positive valuation in terms of the number and quality of the visits received at the stand.

Feb 21, 2023

New Pattullo Bridge in Canada

Crossing the Fraser River, the Pattullo Bridge is a key connection between New Westminster and Surrey in British Columbia. The bridge, which is more than 80 years old and does not meet modern design standards, is being replaced with a new bridge that will improve safety and reliability for drivers, cyclists, and walkers, as well as goods movement.

Feb 02, 2023

Poland's longest span with successive cantilever technology

The new bridge over the Dunajec River is part of the construction of the link between the A4 motorway in Wierzchosławice and the SAG industrial area in Tarnów, Poland.

Jan 12, 2023

Restoration of the Vasco da Gama cable-stayed bridge, Lisbon

The Vasco da Gama Bridge is a cable-stayed bridge over the Tagus River connecting the municipality of Alcochete with Lisbon, Portugal. At over 17.3 km, it is the second longest bridge in the European Union.

Dec 15, 2022

Get into the heart of ULMA with Showroom Immersion

Live the Showroom Immersion experience. In this immersive experience in our showroom, you can take a 360º tour to learn more and better about our solutions and our projects.

Nov 24, 2022

Architectural concrete finishes in downtown Belo Horizonte

The 'Catedral Cristo Rei' is under construction in Belo Horizonte and, when completed, will be the new headquarters of the Catholic Church in the city. The project, one of the last designed by the Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer between 2006 and 2010, will be a landmark building in the city.

Nov 10, 2022