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Meet Jacob Turner, Welder

Jacob joined TJ six months ago and prides himself on always doing a good job. Outside of work, family is his priority. He and his partner love spending time with their two grandchildren, taking them on days out and trips away and doing all things fun! WHAT DOES YOUR ROLE INVOLVE? I’m a welder by […]

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Which aggregate? Limestone v iBlend

We source and supply both primary limestone and our own recycled aggregate known as iBlend. These two materials are sub base aggregates, usually used beneath highways and construction projects of all sizes. Type 1 limestone and Type 1 iBlend share many of the same qualities making them suitable for similar purposes. If different aggregates can […]

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Butser Quarry: supplying aggregates to the construction industry

Chalk has been used in the construction industry for decades. It’s versatility, strength, affordability and porous qualities are just some of the things that make it an extremely useful material. The chalk quarried at Butser is the strongest naturally-occuring material in Hampshire and this was something TJ recognised and  was one of main reasons their […]

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Meet Ricardo Moura, Driver

Ricardo has worked as a driver for TJ for three years and prides himself on always giving 100%. Outside of work Ricardo enjoys cooking great food and practising Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. He’s passionate about motorsport and loves getting his 600 bhp car on the track whenever the opportunity arises; he’s even driven on the famous […]

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Rubble disposal made easy!

Disposing of your rubble has always taken some thought and planning, but with additional restrictions in place at most Household Waste and Recycling Centres (HWRCs) due to COVID, the usual routes are even trickier. We’d like to let you know that there are other options when it comes to disposing of your rubble quickly, easily […]

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10 reasons to become a TJ driver…

As an employer in the southern region, we’re one of the best. We treat our staff well and we do all we can to ensure our employees are happy working for us. As a company, our reputation goes before us. TJ is a household name – everyone recognises our trademark blue lorries and has heard […]

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Meet Jason Harvey, Site Supervisor

Jason has worked for TJ for six years, supervising various project sites across the southern region. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his four children and taking his youngest son fishing when the weather allows! What does your role involve? It’s an extremely varied role! It involves everything from dealing with the lorries […]

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Meet Emma Disney, Transport Operator

Emma works with TJ’s Bristol-based team of drivers, ensuring they are on track with their workloads and in the right place at the right time. Outside of work, Emma enjoys walks with her bulldog Marley and is busy planning lots of campervan trips for when campsites reopen. What does your role involve? It’s a varied […]

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