J A Burke has been successfully trading for 25 years

Over that time we have worked hard to establish ourselves as one of the country’s leading full service sub-contractors for groundworks, civil engineering and construction.

Considerate Constructors Scheme - J A Burke Construction Limited - Midlands based ground works, civils and RC frame company.

Today we continue to expand and develop whilst remaining true to the values of our family run business – a dedication to the wellbeing, safety and training of our employees which ensures our clients receive the highest standards of work, skill and commitment.

We have built long standing relationships with some of the leading construction companies across the UK and have worked on schemes of varying size from £50,000 to over £3 million, becoming a preferred groundworks contractor to clients such as Morgan Sindall, Speller Metcalfe, Willmott Dixon and Aldi UK.

Sectors worked in include retail, leisure, health and residential.

We are part of the Considerate Constructors Scheme which encourages best practice beyond statutory requirements. The scheme covers four key areas; Appearance, ensuring sites are professional and well managed. The Environment covering sustainability, minimising waste, protecting the landscape, wildlife and water courses. Safety, ensuring high levels of safety for everyone. And lastly Valuing the Workforce, through respect, education and high health and welfare standards.

“J A Burke are my preferred groundworks contractor. We have worked together on different schemes ranging from £4m to £28m for well over 15 years. They have developed into a class 1 subcontractor, all operatives are carefully chosen and hand-picked at director level. They operate with a fully qualified workforce who show excellent due diligence with regards to safety, quality and the needs of their client. I would fully endorse J A Burke and look forward to working with them again in the future.”

Malcolm Flute

Project Manager, Morgan Sindall

Latest News – Projects

  • Aldi Plympton

New Aldi project underway

J A Burke recently started another Aldi Project in the Plympton area of Plymouth. Works on the £850K ground works package commenced just after the new year and currently have seen a 300m3 attenuation [...]

Latest News – Community

  • Blink - The Mental Health Campaign

Blink – The Mental Health Campaign

J A Burke Construction are pleased to be partnering with our friends at Blink. Blink are "a forward-thinking mental health campaign that will provide rapid professional and peer support, when people need it most". [...]

Latest News – Training

  • Carpentry Training and Development - J A Burke Construction Limited -Midlands based ground works, civils and RC frame company.

Young persons in industry

Changing the Perception of Construction Careers It’s widely known that the UK Construction Industry has been suffering from a skills shortage for a number of years. This deficit seems set to continue as many younger [...]