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EQUIPMENT HIRE & CONTRACT SERVICES FROM R THORNTON & CO LTD

Whether you’re working on a domestic, commercial or industrial project, R Thornton & Co Ltd are here for all your construction, engineering or demolition needs. With over 65 years in the industry, you can count on our team for reliable, professional and skilled contract services.

 

Available across: Morpeth, Newcastle upon Tyne, Ponteland, Cramlington, Northumberland, Alnwick, Ashington, Blyth, Whitley Bay, North Tyneside and the surrounding areas.

 

WIDE RANGE OF CONSTRUCTION SERVICES

Do you require a reliable and professional team to help you get a project completed? Here at R Thornton & Co Ltd we offer a wide range of construction industry-related services to make sure your project is accomplished to the highest of standards. Our team are fully qualified, highly trained and are ready and waiting to hear your requirements!

Get in touch with us today.

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WASTE MANAGEMENT

Here at R Thornton & Co Ltd, we have our own aggregate recycling facility where we process, crush and screen individual types of aggregate that can then be reused. We accept: concrete, stone and gravel, tiles, ceramics, bricks, clay and more.

LANDFILL

It’s inevitable that some waste ends up in landfill. Here at R Thornton & Co Ltd when we encounter non-recyclable waste, we dispose of it safely and appropriately. We ensure that we follow current regulations closely and, wherever possible, avoid having a negative impact on the environment.

DEMOLITION

We offer demolition services for both domestic and commercial clients at very competitive prices. From garden sheds to buildings, our fully trained and professional team are here to handle all types of demolition and crushing requirements.

MATERIAL BULK ROAD HAULAGE

Since 1957 we have been ensuring the transportation of materials is made easy and simple. Whether you need to transport goods for your clients or have an aggregate delivery, our fleet are on hand to ensure your materials are delivered in an efficient and safe manner.

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ENVIROMENTAL

Includes land remediation, restoration and stabilisation. Here at R Thornton & Co Ltd, we have a wealth of knowledge and experience implementing solutions for sites that have been impacted by soil or groundwater contamination. We have a range of competitively priced solutions to suit your requirements.

EARTHWORKS

Do you have a construction site you need clearing? We have the equipment and the highly experienced operators to get the job done to the highest of standards. Our equipment is also available for hire, please see below. If you’re looking for a reputable company to take care of earthworks and excavations, then our team are here for you.

CIVIL ENGINEERING

You can rely on our skilled and qualified civil engineers to provide you with first-class civil engineering services. We offer a wide collection of services, including: drainage foundations, concrete foundations, commercial groundworks, excavations and earthworks.

COMPREHENSIVE ENGINEERING & SURVEYS

Our fully qualified surveyors are on hand to provide you with site surveys tailored to your requirements. Topographical surveys are full scale representations of your site, enabling you to distinguish boundaries, ground levels, drains and more.  We also offer Digital Terrain Models, please get in touch with our team to discuss your requirements.

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SEA DEFENCE

Are you working on a sea defence project? Do you need a team knowledgeable in protecting areas from flooding due to storm surges or high tide levels? Here at R Thornton & Co Ltd, we specialise in seawalls and artificial dunes, let us know how we can help you.

TYRE REPIAR & FITTING SERVICE

Heavy plant or commercial vehicle in need of a new tyre? Our team are fully qualified in working with heavy plant machines and we’re able to get your tyres changed efficiently at a cost-effective price. We can also repair punctures on lorries, tractors, diggers and more!

CRUSHING & SCREENING

Looking for a professional company to crush and screen your demolition material? Since 1957 we have been crushing and screening materials for re-use across Northumberland and Newcastle upon Tyne. Give us a call today to set up a cost-effective contract and get a solution for all your crushing needs.

 
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EQUIPMENT AVAILABLE FOR HIRE

Require specific machinery for your project? Whether it's domestic or commercial, R Thornton & Co Ltd are here for all your equipment needs! Give the team a call today to discuss your requirements.

Our excavators can be fitted with attachments, including hydraulic breakers, concrete pulverisers, rock grabs and peckers as well as a long-reach arms. Other types of plant include, wheeled loading shovels, dozers and dump trucks.

 
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HEAVY PLANT

8T to 22T JCB excavators

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SKIP WAGONS

 (4yd - 40 yd) 

ROAD SWEEPERS

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TIPPER WAGONS

Fleet of 8 wheeled tipper wagons 

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LOW LOADERS