THOMAS ARMSTRONG (CONCRETE BLOCKS) LTD

WHINFIELD WORKS
ROWLANDS GILLS
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
TYNE & WEAR NE39 1EH

Tel: 01207 544214
Fax: 01207 541800

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Suppliers of: concrete blocks, facing blocks, paving blocks, fairfaced blocks, lightweight concrete blocks

The Thomas Armstrong group of block manufacturing companies have been supplying a comprehensive range of Aerated, Lightweight, Dense aggregate load bearing concrete blocks from its factories throughout the North of England for over 50 years. We also manufacture a wide range of high quality paving blocks at our factories in Consett, Co Durham and Silloth, Cumbria.

Our concrete blocks manufacturing division consists of a number of long-established, well respected companies producing a wide range of high quality products. As these companies have been acquired by the Thomas Armstrong group, they have been upgraded and invested in continually over the years.

Thomas Armstrong (Concrete Blocks) Ltd - Rowlands Gill, Tyneside

Rowlands Gill, Whinfield Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. NE39 1EHTel: 01207 544214   Fax: 01207 541800   Email: blocks@thomasarmstrong.co.uk

The first block plant in our group, formed in 1964 and is the divisional headquarters of Thomas Armstrong (Concrete Blocks) Limited.  

Thomas Armstrong (Concrete Blocks) Ltd - Consett, Co Durham

Park Road, Blackhill, Consett, Co Durham. DH8 5SPTel: 01207 505655   Fax: 01207 592345   Email: blocks@thomasarmstrong.co.uk  

In 1991 Consett Block Manufacturing Limited was purchased and now forms the Paving Division of Thomas Armstrong (Concrete Blocks) Limited. 

Thomas Armstrong (Concrete Blocks) Ltd - Catterick, North Yorkshire

Bridge Road, Brompton-on-Swale, Richmond, North Yorks. DL10 7HWTel: 01748 810204   Fax: 01748 813950   Email: airtec@thomasarmstrong.co.uk 

Built and comissioned in 2004, this state of the art facility represents the very latest technology in aerated block production using entirely unique and bespoke techniques resulting in products with unrivalled technical and physical performance. 

Stocks Brothers Ltd Thirsk - Pickhill, North Yorkshire

Cross Lane, Pickhill, Thirsk, North Yorkshire. YO7 4JQTel: 01845 567282   Fax: 01845 567606   Email: blocks@thomasarmstrong.co.uk 

Founded in 1981 and acquired in October 1988 Garners Concrete Blocks Limited, a long established and respected local company, was acquired and was merged Into Thomas Armstrong (Concrete Blocks) Limited. 

Stocks Brothers Ltd - Leeds, West Yorkshire

Knowsthorpe Gate, Cross Green, Leeds. LS9 0NP Tel: 0113 2320022   Fax: 0113 2870839   Email: stocks.sales@thomasarmstrong.co.uk 

We acquired this company in 2007 and represents the  highest volume block manufacturing facility in our group. 

Thomas Armstrong (Concrete Blocks) Ltd - Silloth, Cumbria

Blackdyke, Silloth, Cumbria. CA7 4PDTel: 01900 68114   Fax: 01900 66136   Email: aggregates@thomasarmstrong.co.uk

Coulthard’s Concrete Blocks (1980) Limited was acquired In 1997 and manufactures an extensive range of building block and paving block products. 

William Rainford (Holdings) Ltd - Aintree, Merseyside

Heysham Road, Aintree, Liverpool, Merseyside. L30 6UFTel: 0151 5255991   Fax: 0151 5301676   Email: wrainford@thomasarmstrong.co.uk

Formed in 1970 and acquired in 1995, this respected and well known local company now operates from 2 sites. 

Barnetts (Buglawton) - Congleton, Cheshire

Brook Street, Congleton, Cheshire. CW12 1RHTel: 01260 273170   Fax: 01260 298150   Email: barnetts@thomasarmstrong.co.uk

Founded in 1931, this is the oldest and most well established company in our group. It  was acquired In February 1998 and uderwent a series of refurbishments and upgrades to the site and to the production equipment. 

Lakeland Pavers, Penrith, Cumbria

North Lakes Business Park, Flusco, Penrith, Cumbria. CA11 0JBTel: 01900 68114   Fax: 01900 66136   Email: lakelandpavers@thomasarmstrong.co.uk

Founded in 1989, Lakeland Pavers Limited have become regarded as the leading regional producer of a wide range of high quality and innovative paving producs in addition to providing a range of concrete building block products.

 Throughout these facilities we provide a vast range of concrete products, Our products include:

 Lightweight & Dense Concrete Blocks:

 Airtec Aerated Blocks:

  Paving Blocks and Fittings:

All our paviors are manufactured to the highest quality and carry a guarantee for their strength.

All of our concrete blocks and paving products are manufactured to European Standards and as such have all been C E Marked. To view our CE Certificates please click here.

Useful resources:

Building Information Modelling (BIM) components: Click Here and view our product BIM files.

NBS Specifications - here you can find the lastest NBS specifications for all of our products.

 

We pride ourselves on our Environmental & Sustainability programme in line with the requirments of ISO 14001:2004. As well as ensuring that our products are sustainable and the constituent materials are responsibly sourced, we are continually monitoring our generation of  greenhouse gases and look for ways to further reduce this. To find out more about our environmental & sustainability programme  click here.

These files are provided by the manufacturer. While Building Products Index takes every care to ensure the information is correct and up to date, we cannot be held liable for any out of date or incorrect information in them. Please check with the supplier before specifying or purchasing products.

These files are provided by the manufacturer. While Building Products Index takes every care to ensure the information is correct and up to date, we cannot be held liable for any out of date or incorrect information in them. Please check with the supplier before specifying or purchasing products.

Airtec Seven Wall Block
Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC) wall blocks are manufactured to the traditional coursing height of 215 mm and to a length of 620 mm, with a range of thicknesses available from 75–215 mm all with a dimensional accuracy suitable for both general purpose and thin-joint mortar construction.   Autoclaved aerated concrete (AAC) blocks, Autoclaved aerated concrete (AAC) blocks

Published [13/12/18]

Airtec Standard Wall Block
Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC) wall blocks are manufactured to the traditional coursing height of 215 mm and to a length of 620 mm, with a range of thicknesses available from 75–215 mm all with a dimensional accuracy suitable for both general purpose and thin-joint mortar construction. Autoclaved aerated concrete (AAC) blocks, Autoclaved aerated concrete (AAC) blocks

Published [13/12/18]

Airtec Ten Wall Block
Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC) wall blocks are manufactured to the traditional coursing height of 215 mm and to a length of 620 mm, with a range of thicknesses available from 75–215 mm all with a dimensional accuracy suitable for both general purpose and thin-joint mortar construction. Autoclaved aerated concrete (AAC) blocks, Autoclaved aerated concrete (AAC) blocks

Published [13/12/18]

Airtec XL Wall Block
Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (AAC) wall blocks are manufactured to the traditional coursing height of 215 mm and to a length of 620 mm, with a range of thicknesses available from 75–215 mm all with a dimensional accuracy suitable for both general purpose and thin-joint mortar construction. Autoclaved aerated concrete (AAC) blocks, Autoclaved aerated concrete (AAC) blocks

Published [13/12/18]

Cellular Dense Concrete Block
Dense concrete blocks are the most durable and resilient block available, perfect for high strength, acoustic and decorative applications. Aggregate concrete blocks, Aggregate concrete blocks

Published [13/12/18]

Hollow Dense Concrete Block
Hollow dense blocks are ideal for agricultural and commercial applications. Strong, reinforced walls can be constructed quickly and economically. Aggregate concrete blocks, Aggregate concrete blocks

Published [13/12/18]

Insulite Concrete Block
Insulite blocks are the perfect all-round building block. Cost-effective, simple to use and are ideal background block for renders, plasters and for fixing into. Consist of over 90% high quality recycled and reclaimed raw material Aggregate concrete blocks, Aggregate concrete blocks

Published [13/12/18]

Solid Dense Concrete Block
Dense concrete blocks are the most durable and resilient block available, perfect for high strength, acoustic and decorative applications. Dense blocks are manufactured from Class 2 aggregates and consist of up to 30% recycled raw material. Produced to BS EN 771-3. Aggregate concrete blocks, Aggregate concrete blocks

Published [13/12/18]

Ultralite Concrete Block
Designed to offer a low weight, loadbearing block with enhanced thermal properties suitable for a wide range of applications. Manufactured from expanded clay aggregates. All sizes weight less than 20 kg. Aggregate concrete blocks, Aggregate concrete blocks

Published [13/12/18]

BLOCKS Aggregate .
BLOCKS Aggregate AGREMENT CERTIFICATE HOLDERS
BLOCKS Aggregate BS EN 771-3:2003
BLOCKS Aggregate Lightweight
BLOCKS BRE BES 6001 Responsible Sourcing (RSM) .
BLOCKS BRE BES 6001 Responsible Sourcing (RSM) Rating Excellent
BLOCKS BS EN 771-3 .
BLOCKS Cellular Concrete .
BLOCKS Cellular Concrete BS 5628 Part 1
BLOCKS Concete Slip .
BLOCKS Concrete Beam and Block Flooring Infill .
BLOCKS Concrete by Sizes (Metric) Actual: 290mm x 215mm
BLOCKS Concrete by Sizes (Metric) Actual: 300mm x 215mm
BLOCKS Concrete by Sizes (Metric) Actual: 300mm x 250mm
BLOCKS Concrete by Sizes (Metric) Actual: 300mm x 275mm
BLOCKS Concrete by Sizes (Metric) Actual: 320mm x 280mm
BLOCKS Concrete by Sizes (Metric) Actual: 350mm x 250mm
BLOCKS Concrete by Sizes (Metric) Actual: 440mm x 215mm
BLOCKS Concrete by Thickness (Metric): 75mm
BLOCKS Concrete by Thickness (Metric): 90mm
BLOCKS Concrete by Thickness (Metric): 100mm
BLOCKS Concrete by Thickness (Metric): 140mm
BLOCKS Concrete by Thickness (Metric): 190mm
BLOCKS Concrete by Thickness (Metric): 215mm
BLOCKS Concrete Dense .
BLOCKS Concrete Dense Cellular
BLOCKS Concrete Dense Hollow
BLOCKS Concrete Dense Robust Detail E-WM-9 , E-WM-1
BLOCKS Concrete Dense Textured Face
BLOCKS Concrete Fairfaced .
BLOCKS Concrete Fire Resistant BS 5628: 3 hour Loadbearing
BLOCKS Concrete Fire Resistant BS 5628: 4 hour Loadbearing
BLOCKS Concrete Fire Resistant BS 5628: 6 hour Loadbearing
BLOCKS Concrete Fire Resistant Eurocode BS EN 13501-A1
BLOCKS Concrete Fire Resistant Eurocode Euroclass A1
BLOCKS Concrete Hollow .
BLOCKS Concrete Midi Construction (D M) Regs 1994 Handling Requirements
BLOCKS Concrete Thin Layer Joint Systems AGREMENT CERTIFICATE HOLDERS
BLOCKS Coursing .
BLOCKS Coursing Brick Format Units
BLOCKS Facing .
BLOCKS Facing Fairfaced Finish
BLOCKS Facing Textured Finish
BLOCKS Flooring .
BLOCKS Foundation .
BLOCKS Foundation BS EN 771-3:2003
BLOCKS Foundation Lightweight Aerated Concrete
BLOCKS Lightweight Aerated Concrete .
BLOCKS Lightweight Aerated Concrete AGREMENT CERTIFICATE HOLDERS
BLOCKS Lightweight Aerated Concrete Beam and Block Flooring Infill
BLOCKS Lightweight Aerated Concrete Below DPC
BLOCKS Lightweight Aerated Concrete Brick Coursing Size
BLOCKS Lightweight Aerated Concrete BS EN 771-4 (BS 6073)
BLOCKS Lightweight Aerated Concrete Cavity Wall
BLOCKS Lightweight Aerated Concrete High Strength
BLOCKS Lightweight Aerated Concrete Infill
BLOCKS Lightweight Aerated Concrete Inner Leaf
BLOCKS Lightweight Aerated Concrete Internal Facing
BLOCKS Lightweight Aerated Concrete Thin Layer Joint Masonry
BLOCKS Lightweight Concrete: .
BLOCKS Paintgrade Finish Smooth
BLOCKS by Strength K values (3pc Moisture Content) 2.8 N per Square mm more than 0.15 W/M.C
BLOCKS by Strength K values (3pc Moisture Content) 3.5 N per Square mm more than 0.14 AND less than 0.26 W/M.C
BLOCKS by Strength K values (3pc Moisture Content) 4.0 N per Square mm more than 0.14 AND less than 0.26 W/M.C
BLOCKS by Strength K values (3pc Moisture Content) 7.0 N per Square mm more than 0.14 AND less than 0.26 W/M.C
BLOCKS by Strength K values (3pc Moisture Content) 10.0 N per Square mm more than 0.14 AND less than 0.26 W/M.C
BRICKS Common: .
BRICKS Concrete .
COURSING Slips Concrete .
COURSING Slips Concrete BS 771-3 CE Marked
KERB Edgings .
KERB Units .
KERBS Crossings .
PAVING Concrete .
PAVING Decorative Concrete .
PAVING BLOCKS .
PAVING BLOCKS Aged Brick Appearance .
PAVING BLOCKS Cobble Appearance .
PAVING BLOCKS Coloured .
PAVING BLOCKS Decorative .
PAVING BLOCKS Decorative Circle Features .
PAVING BLOCKS Driveway Drives
PAVING BLOCKS Granite Sett Appearance .
PAVING BLOCKS Light Vehicular .
PAVING BLOCKS Permeable .
PAVING BLOCKS Rumbled .
PAVING BLOCKS Textured Finish .
UNITS Precast Concrete Coursing
AIRTEC Aerated Concrete Blocks
AIRTEC SEVEN Aerated Concrete Blocks
AIRTEC XL Aerated Concrete Blocks
ARMPAVE Block Paving
ARMSTART Foundation Block
BEAMISH Block Paving
CELLULAR Concrete Block
DERWENTSTONE Block Paving
FAIRTEX Fairfaced Block
INSULITE Lightweight Blocks
MERESTONE Block Paving
MIDI Concrete Block
PREMIER INSULITE Lightweight Blocks
ROCKFACED Facing Blocks
ULTRALITE Aggregate Blocks

Thomas Armstrong (Construction) awarded project to build new dwellings in Threlkeld

July 2018

Thomas Armstrong (Construction) Ltd. awarded project to build new dwellings in Threlkeld

Thomas Armstrong (Construction) Ltd. have been appointed as Main Contractor by Eden Property Developments Ltd. to build seven new local affordable dwellings in the village of Threlkeld.

The project comprises 6no 2 bed houses and 1no 1 bed house on a greenfield site at West End, Threlkeld. Works are due to commence this Spring with completion early 2019.

Concrete Blocks successfully transitions to the 2015 versions of ISO 9001 and ISO 140

June 2018

Thomas Armstrong Concrete Blocks Ltd have successfully transitioned to the latest versions of ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 management systems.

These latest versions are hard-won and go much further than a framework for managing quality and environmental systems. These new versions are focussed on managing the business as a whole, determining business risks, assessing all processes and resources. We are fully committed to and in support of this new approach which in the end is all about good business management; a philosophy that has kept us in business and continually evolving since 1830.

The new certificates can be downloaded frfom our website www.thomasarmstrong.co.uk or contact us on tel: 01207 544214 for more information.

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