Blog: Transport

Meet Lisa Turner, Transport Sales Administrator

Lisa started this role in September 2020 and says TJ is a great company to work for. Outside of work, Lisa is very family-orientated and loves spending time with her three children and two grandchildren. She also enjoys socialising with friends – when there isn’t a pandemic of course! What does your role involve? It’s […]

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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 the demand for recycled fill aggregates is outweighing supply and alternatives are being sought. Bulk fill rock chalk can be effectively used as a deep […]

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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 in 2017, TJ secured themselves a source of sand in the Hampshire area that enables them to provide this valuable material to a range of […]

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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 in staff development. Outside of work, Dion likes to take part in all sports from golf to football and enjoys dog walks with his girlfriend. […]

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Meet Dan Shortt, Haulage & Subcontract Development Manager

Dan joined TJ in 2012 and worked his way up to his current role. His most recent promotion means that he’s responsible for TJ’s new subcontract haulier venture and he’s looking forward to the challenges it will bring. Outside of work Dan enjoys spending quality time with his fiancee and son. What roles have you […]

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Meet Neil Glazebrook, Director

Neil joined TJ in 2004, starting as a transport operator coordinating the daily vehicle movements. Within 10 years he was promoted to Director and is now responsible for leading the transport operations. Outside of work, Neil loves spending time with his family and watching his two sons play sports.  What does your role involve? Although […]

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Providing essential services with safety in mind

The announcement of the COVID-19 lockdown sent shockwaves through the country and many businesses had to temporarily close their doors. But what about those who didn’t? TJ is on the list of companies providing essential services and as such was expected to keep operating. Here we speak to TJ’s chairman Terry Higgins about how they’ve […]

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Think TJ for all your bulk haulage needs

Right now, with many companies unable to operate because of either the enforced government lockdown, staff shortages due to sickness/self isolation or lack of work to keep them in business, the continuing operation of TJ Transport is even more important. TJ is a key business as they provide many services to essential works, particularly those […]

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