Our Services

C J Thorne & Co is a specialist civil engineering company working with Clients in both the public and private sectors. Cost effectiveness is achieved through the Company's directly employed workforce, extensive owned plant and transport fleet, and long standing partnerships with trusted suppliers and specialist sub-contractors.

One such specialist is our subsidiary company, Hobart Paving Ltd, that offers a range of surfacing solutions from highway maintenance to block paving, to tennis courts and rubber safety surfacing.

With over 70 years' civil engineering experience, a full design and build service for a comprehensive range of projects is offered, including:

  • Earth dams and river control
  • Roads and bridges
  • Steel-framed building design and fabrication
  • Domestic and commercial refurbishment
  • Golf course and playing-field construction
  • Piling and underpinning
  • Pipelines and tunnelling
  • Pre-cast and reinforced concrete
  • Lime stabilisation and subsoil modification
  • Water meter installation

We have long-term partnerships with a number of major utilities and local authorities.

These include:

Sutton and East Surrey Water
Brighton and Hove City Council
East Sussex County Council
Southern Water
Hastings Borough Council
South East Water

Registered with both UVDB and Constructionline, and accredited with CHAS and Safecontractor.