TDR Surface Repairs was formed in 2009 by Martin Banks and Ken Carter and specialises in all aspects of road, footway, car park and driveway construction and resurfacing.
TDR Surface Repairs was formed in 2009 by Martin Banks and Ken Carter and specialises in all aspects of road, footway, car park and driveway construction and resurfacing. Both the co-directors have between them 60 years experience in the industry and pride themselves on our quality of work and customer satisfaction.
TDR are approved by borough councils and carry out works direct. We have £10million employers and public liability insurance.
Martin started his career as a ground worker for E.J Taylor back in 1986. After working his way up within the company, Martin was promoted to a ground works foreman. Martin continued his career as a foreman working for The Anderson Group and in 1996 was giving the opportunity to become a project manager. His success within this role enabled him to progress further in his career.
In 2005 Martin was appointed as a contracts manager. Through his experience, Martin see an opportunity to form TDR Surface Repairs Ltd in 2009 which is a now successful Highway Maintenance/Surfacing company. Martin predominately oversees the construction & operations side of the business.
In 1984, Ken started his construction career in the tunnelling and mining industry working around the UK. In 1986, Ken joined The Anderson Group as a ground worker and quickly worked his way up to become a foreman. The next step within the company was to become a contracts manager which he achieved in 1989 which he was successful in this role for 5 years. After recognising Ken’s ability, Ken was promoted to Construction Director, looking after 50 operatives. Ken was part of a successful team that took the company from 50 to 600 men and saw the company grow from 1 company to a group of companies turning over £120million.
Ken left the Anderson Group in 2008 and semi retired to Spain for 12 months before returning to the UK and joining Martin at TDR Surface Repairs Ltd.
The company has used the vast experience of the directors and grown consistently and now has a workforce of 45 men in the field, 2 supervisors and 4 office based staff.
TDR Surface Repairs Ltd working area covers all the London boroughs and the surrounding home counties. We currently have an office and yard based in Witham just off the A12 which is a prime location for servicing our working area.
Our client-contractor relationship is a top priority. We strive to keep our clients happy and we guarantee to carry out a professional, reliable and well constructed job whether it is for a local authority or private resident. We commit ourselves in keeping our reputation at the highest level.