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Building since 1850

Our work speaks for itself

Over the years our aim has always been to produce work of outstanding quality at exceptional value. As a result we have gained a reputation as one of the go-to construction companies in Yorkshire.

Our mission

We're committed to building long term relationships with our clients based on integrity, performance, value and quality. These values are shared by every member of our professional team and demonstrated at every stage of the construction process.

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Tomlinson Van

Company timeline

2015

2015

Research and Development for global markets

Never a company to stand still, Unilever appointed Tomlinson to create an expanded research and consumer studies area due to changes in business requirements.

Completed over several phases the new facility was opened by Global Vice President of Research & Development. Providing a world class environment for breakthrough innovations (£4.3 million)

Unilever R & D Facility Unilever

Unilever R & D Facility

2000

2000

Carlsberg Tetley

Founded in 1822 Joshua Tetley of Leeds brewery became a city landmark. A takeover by Carlsberg resulted in our involvement in total site refurbishment of the 6 storey office block, telesales and listed Art Deco headquarters over a 2 year phase programme (£3.2 million)

Carlsberg Tetley Carlsberg

Carlsberg Tetley

1990

1990

Elida Gibbs

Following their company growth and acquisitions, Elida Gibbs provided an opportunity to showcase our turnkey approach and expertise expanding their aerosol production facility in Leeds to become the largest in Europe. This included new manufacturing buildings, LPG storage facilities and infrastructure. (£2.8 million)

Elida Gibbs
1970's

Shell Petrol Stations

The decline of fuel pump attendants gave rise to self service machines, 24 hour opening and shopping. Tomlinsons built some of the largest Shell petrol stations in its growing portfolio as well as many others.

1970's

Shell

Shell Shell
1952 Incorporation

Certificate of Incorporation 1952

Wages 1938

Wages 1952 Wages
1938

Central Bus Station

The new central bus station of Leeds Corporation was built by Tomlinsons and was opened on 31st August by the Lord Mayor. We can also see the construction of Quarry Hill Flats – the largest social housing scheme in the country at the time.

1938

Central Bus Station

Central Bus Station Bus Station
1934

Public houses

About 1000 new public houses were built in the 1920’s, over 2000 from 1935 – 39 often in distinctive styles. Here are just 2 of many, built by Tomlinson in 1934, The New Inn still stands today and enjoys listed building status for its art deco style interior and exterior.

1934

New Inn

New Inn New Inn
Bridgefield Bridgefield

Bridgefield

Leeds Headrow 1900's

Leeds Headrow 1900's Headrow
1850

J Tomlinson Founded

James Tomlinson starts the business in Leeds, West Yorkshire in 1850. Five generations later the business is still trading strongly.

1850

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