Civil Engineering

Building a difference in your local area.

Civil Engineering

Our qualified team of Civil Engineers will deliver and maintain your project to the highest standard. We fulfil your vision by offering expert advice throughout the construction of the project paying particular attention to your needs, timescales and budget.

Delivering civil engineering across the Northwest, our customers include: ​

  • SMEs
  • National Charities ​
  • Housing & Building Developers​
  • Standalone public sector schools​
  • Local Authorities​

Get in touch using the form below to discuss your civil engineering requirements. ​

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  • Highways

    We have extensive knowledge in highway construction. We’re experts in different types of surfacing and specialist techniques for the most accurate and professional finishing.

  • Lighting Projects

    Covering streetlighting, seasonal lighting, lighting columns and more – we provide call-out teams to handle lighting emergencies, too.

  • Drainage

    Our team provide detailed CCTV and jetting services and we’re able to carry out repairs and installation of new systems at any depth. ​

  • Car Parks

    We offer options for car parking areas which require either new construction or renovation.

  • Housing Developments

    Our expert teams deliver section 38 and 278 projects on new developments from green field sites through to final adoption.

  • Playground Maintenance

    Currently maintaining 141 play sites in both public and private areas. All playground assets are inspected and recorded to guarantee safety.

We’ll keep you updated every step of the way, keeping open lines of communication and making sure our teams are fully focused on your goals. We have a dedicated contract engineer for each project to keep you in the loop, every step of the way. 

  • We schedule regular meetings at various levels with our clients and we communicate with our teams daily.  
  • We understand that things can change over the course of a project, through open and honest communications we ensure the best solution for everyone.  
  • Qualified personnel are available on a 365 day, 24 hour emergency call out service to ensure a fast response to any hazards or incidents. 


 We care for the local area, we recycle, use recycled materials in projects and use local suppliers as much as we can. Safety is always our number one priority with every project we start. 

  • We’re CHAS and CSCS accredited with all managers and supervisors holding SMSTS and SSSTS accreditation. 
  • Our vehicles are checked and maintained by our in-house fleet maintenance service, so we’re always ready to go.   
  • All our employees are expertly trained in their role, including NRSWA. We procure the latest equipment making sure we’re always safe and efficient.   

We’re on your doorstep, so we’re passionate about adding value to our local area whilst looking after the environment. 

  • We’re committed to recycling our waste and sourcing recycled material to use on projects.  
  • We want to look after local businesses in the area, so we use local suppliers wherever we can.  
  • As we’re local, if there is an issue our 24/7 call out team will be quick to respond and put it right. 


We pride ourselves on our openness, regular audits and reviews. It’s at the core of our values; being straightforward. We’re always looking to improve and learn with everything we do. 

  • We empower the front line. Making sure everyone has the opportunity to do their best for our clients and we always reward a job well done.  
  • We make time to discuss lessons learnt on a project and always look to how we can implement changes right away.  
  • We get feedback on every level of a project. We listen to both our clients and our teams, and we’re committed making positive changes. 

Complementary Services

At TLC, we do more than just civil engineering. We offer a range of complimentary services to support your business or organisation. Get in touch today and find out how we can help you with:  

  • Fleet Maintenance

    We know how crucial your vehicles are to your business – we provide an expert level of service, repair and maintenance to your fleet, keeping your business on the move. We have an inhouse fleet maintenance workshop with a team of vehicle experts that look after over 200 vehicles.

  • Greenspace and Treeworks

    We know the importance of well-kept, good looking outdoor spaces and the big impact they have on people who live in, work in and visit your space. Our expert team of commercial ground specialist and arborists will create the right bespoke maintenance package for you.

  • Commercial Cleaning

    Our professional cleaning teams are on hand to look after you and all your cleaning needs. All of our services are completed to the highest standards, including daily cleans, windows, carpets, hard floor maintenance and even infection cleans. We care about the environment too, which is why we’re moving to chemical free cleaning. We’re more than just the cleaners- we’re on your side.

  • Signs

    A vital tool of communication for your business. If you need high quality signage, our inhouse design and production team are the experts. We’ll collaborate with you to create bespoke signage that sends the messages you need. We’ll provide delivery and installation too, so every step of the process is smooth and easy.

  • Commercial Waste

    There’s no denying it – waste management is essential, and we take care of it for you in an efficient and environmentally conscious way – no matter the size of the business. We can provide the ideal solution for waste collection, skip hire and recycling, tailoring the service to your needs.

What Our Clients Say…

“Please will you pass on my thanks to all the people from TLC who supported the Stockport 5k and last weekend’s walk/ cycle events. I appreciate closing roads can be a difficult and unpopular task but everybody worked really hard to make the events a success.”

Sue Stevenson
Head of Highways and Transportation at SMBC

“Thank you so much again for your support for Seashell Sparkle 2021. Our site in Cheadle Hulme was given a really festive vibe as a result of the fantastic lighting.”

Alison French
Head of Marketing and Communications at Seashell Trust

“It’s hard to put that across in words just how much you are doing to create some very special memories and bring the feel-good factor to our students, residents, parents and staff. We are overwhelmed by your generosity – thank you for being amazing”

Stephen Pearson
Community Engagement Officer

“Thanks to the Highways team who supported our Remembrance Day services – they were exceptionally helpful.”

Sue Stevenson
Head of Highways and Transportation at SMBC

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