Blog: Aggregates

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 […]

Luke Haskell
Aggregates, Haulage, Quarries
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 […]

Luke Haskell
Aggregates, Butser Quarry, Grab Hire, Skip hire, Waste
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 […]

Luke Haskell
Aggregates, Construction, Drivers, Groundworks, Lorries, Quarries, Transport, Vehicles
Meet Jess Rees, Weighbridge Operator

Jess has worked for TJ for four years; she moved from an Administrator role at Head Office to Weighbridge Operator at Butser Quarry last year and is thoroughly enjoying her […]

Luke Haskell
Aggregates, Butser Quarry, Drivers, Transport, Vehicles
Night work - what TJ gets up to after dark...

In recent years, TJ has expanded its offering to deliver overnight services, which provides a range of benefits, both for ourselves as well as the clients that have a need […]

Luke Haskell
Aggregates, Construction, Fleet, Muck Away, Transport, Vehicles
Rock chalk: a cost-effective deep fill aggregate

Bulk fill rock chalk is ideal for use in the construction industry due to its strength, versatility, porous quality and cost-effectiveness. It is especially relevant in the current climate, where […]

Luke Haskell
Aggregates, Butser Quarry, Rock Chalk, Transport
TJ’s best selling aggregates

Every year TJ supplies millions of tonnes of aggregates to the construction and infrastructure industries. We deal with over 20 different types of aggregate, which all have a range of […]

Luke Haskell
Aggregates, Butser Quarry, Haulage, Hythe Quarry, Lorries
Top 5 uses for Hythe Quarry sand

Sand is an essential product, with many uses. It is used widely in the construction industry as well as for a range of various other purposes. By purchasing Hythe Quarry […]

Luke Haskell
Aggregates, Construction, Quarries, Sand, Transport
Meet Dion Hinton, Transport Operator

Dion recently joined the TJ team after opting for a change in career. He liked the fact that TJ is known for their high levels of customer service and investment […]

Luke Haskell
Aggregates, Company, Haulage, Transport
Get your construction project back on track with TJ

2020 has certainly presented some challenges to the construction industry, with many projects being put on hold for much of the spring. Now that restrictions have been lifted, companies are […]

Luke Haskell
Aggregates, Construction, Haulage, Quarries, Rock Chalk, Sand