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John Thorburn & Sons (construction) Ltd.

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Station Works
Station Road
TD11 3EJ

About John Thorburn & Sons (construction) Ltd.

Quality Steel Framed Buildings
We offer a variety of services here at J Thorburn, from the supply of high quality portal steel framed buildings through to crane hire we can help. We have over 50 years of experience and can provide fabrication services for the industrial, commercial and agricultural industries.

We can cater for projects large and small, so contact us to discuss your requirements. We can provide, install, and manage all kinds of industrial and agricultural equipment, and our 12000 sq feet workshop is fully equipped with modern Lathes, Milling Machines, a Shear and a Press Brake, Box Pan Folder and other fabrication machinery so we can cater to all your needs.

John Thorburn & Son (construction) Ltd offer the complete range of high quality portal steel framed buildings for farming, commercial and industrial use, with many years experience of design, manufacture and erection behind them a complete design and build contract can be undertaken, kit buildings can be supplied, repairs and alterations can be dealt with professionally and all done to the latest Health & Safety Standards.

For your project our Design and Technical staff are trained to meet Construction Design & Management (CDM) regulations and also trained to NEBOSH standard, we can assist with the planning and designing of your building using our in house CAD drawing facility, technical advice on cladding specifications, finishes, insulation values, ground work, builder work and internal work for your building can all be given.

Workshop / Fabrication
John Thorburn & Sons have a 12000 sq feet workshop equipped with modern Lathes, Milling Machines, Shear and Press Brake, Box Pan Folder and other fabrication machinery which ensures that with our great team of fabricators the workmanship produced is nothing less than first class.

With over 50 years in the industry we have the experience to undertake all your fabrication work whether agricultural, industrial or commercial, in steel, aluminium or stainless steel, from simple welding to precision structural fabrication projects, we feel confident that we have the skill to handle work in an efficient and cost effective manner.
  • All types of Welding Work in Mild Steel, Stainless Steel, and Aluminum & Cast Iron
  • Machinery and Plant Repair undertaken
  • Lathe Work for a wide range of applications
  • On site repairs and maintenance
  • On site welding
  • Metal Work Fabrication & Sheet Metal Work
  • Structural Steelwork
  • Galvanizing, we can handle all your galvanizing needs
  • CNC Profile Cutting, we are equipped with a state of the art computer controlled CNC Profile Cutter capable of cutting steel up to 30mm + Stainless Steel and Aluminum
Steel Stock holders, large stocks of:
  • Universal Beams
  • Universal Columns
  • Channels
  • Equal angle
  • Unequal angle
  • Flat Bar
  • Square Hollow Section
  • Circular Hollow Section
We manufacture a range of trailers, manufactured to a high standard to be strong and robust, the range includes BALE, FEED, GRAIN AND POTATO TRAILERS.

Cattle Handling Systems
Our extensive knowledge and understanding of Bull Pens and Stock Handling Systems allows us to help create a bespoke system manufactured by us to suit an individual client’s needs.

All our systems are designed, manufactured and installed to be safe, efficient and welfare friendly always with the end user in mind and because they are made in-house they can be made to suit any space.

Crane Hire
John Thorburn & Sons a crane hire service covering the Scottish Borders, East Lothians and North Northumberland with 40 and 60 tonne cranes available for hire with experienced operators to ensure hires are carried out quickly and efficiently. Also available for hire our Manitou Maniscopic MRT’s, ideal for maintenance and erecting duties with full rotation designed for materials handling and utilisation with a personnel platform.

Grain Dryers & Equipment Installation
We are the main dealers for South East Scotland and Northumberland for Opico portable grain dryers, Opico are recognised as the market leaders in the UK consistently proving to be the most reliable and efficient way of drying grain. With many years of experience and over 150 machines sold we have a built up great expertise in the full range of dryers.

Retail Sales
John Thorburn & Sons have established a large retailing stores outlet at Station Road Duns, supplying to Farmers, Tradesmen, DIY and the General Public, offering a vast selection of goods and services, from the smallest nut and bolt to the largest items of agricultural, horticultural and industrial machinery our sales staff can supply a quality range of products at the very best prices available.


Products & Services

industrial steel buildings

commercial steel buildings

agricultural equipment

industrial buildings

agricultural buildings

steel framed buildings

steel fabrications

steel buildings

crane hire

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