Contracting and Construction

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Services for highway maintenance, road surfacing, traffic management, road planing, asset management and infrastructure.

Tarmac Contracting operates the largest highway maintenance and road surfacing business in the UK, constructing and surfacing over 5,000 miles of road every year and maintaining over 22,000km of highway. This is backed up by the technical and commercial strength of over 1300 employees.

The Construction division of the business operates from 23 regional offices strategically placed across the UK. Tarmac have a long-established record of working in a variety of environments including major new-build highways projects, airfield surfacing, motorway and trunk road reconstruction schemes, as well as smaller scale surfacing works, such as non-trunk roads, residential streets, industrial estates and car parks. Such projects are undertaken for both the public and private sectors and involve a range of activities both as principal contractor and as a major subcontractor.


Tarmac operate separate specialist arms of the business for term maintenance, civil engineering, traffic management and planing, reducing the reliance on subcontractors and providing invaluable experience and expertise during the design and construction stages of a project.

For thousands of years concrete has been a vital construction material.

Today, it offers even more flexibility in its application uses. Our range of British standard or high performance concretes is the result of technical design expertise, aggregate quality and supply assurance - each offered nationwide via our national network of local supply.

From house building and architechtural structures to industrial, commercial, infrastructure and agricultural applications, we have readymix concretes that deliver.

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