Commonwealth Scaffold
Bringing Safe Innovative Solutions To Your Jobsite
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We Build Safe, So You Can Build Safer

Commonwealth Scaffold, LLC serves Boston and the New England area market and is committed to providing our customers with the highest quality scaffolding products and service.

Our History

A union company with a focus on safety and bringing innovative solutions to complex jobsites.

Commonwealth Scaffold, founded in 2007 by Luke McKinnon and Peter Volpe, is a Boston based scaffolding contractor servicing the New England area with the highest quality scaffolding planning and erection.

Our main objective is to deliver safe and innovative solutions to your difficult builds. We use experience, open communications, a safety oriented approach and innovative design to accomplish our clients’ goals and needs. Our extensive portfolio of specialized services includes: scaffolding, coatings, insulation, refractory, formwork and shoring, specialty mechanical services, trash chutes and other related crafts.

Want to join us?

We are always looking to add hard working people to our team.

Management Team

Luke McKinnon

Partner and Business Director

A Boston native with 20 years commercial building experience in the Local Carpenters Union. Luke has acquired a vast expertise in design and erection of large scale scaffolding projects. He brings innovative solutions and leadership to complex jobsites.

Peter Volpe

Partner and Safety Director

The third generation of Volpe to own a Boston based construction company. Since 1933 the Volpes have been building large scale projects and Peter continues that lineage with 20 years expertise in the erection of scaffolding to meet the highest standards of quality and safety.

Patrick Melly

Project Manager

Jackie Taddeo

Office Manager

Jack Dalrymple

MKT and Tech Ops

Mike Lucier

Yard Manager

Our Approach


A team with unrivaled experience and leading edge training.


Managment that listens to our clients unique challenges and goals.


A focus on safety to keep your jobsite injury-free and on schedule.


Solution oriented approach to complex builds and jobsites.