Thurston Group Limited
Quarry Hill Industrial Estate
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
What’s important to us? People, passion, leadership and community. From the way we meet with clients to the way we design and build, our team want to deliver the best service for our clients. Driving change and innovation.
Over 100 years of combined experience in the portable and modular industry
With a focus on product quality and capability, we ensure that the technical design aspect and our people are at the heart of everything we do. Employing a committed workforce of smart, creative individuals allows us to grow whilst ensuring continuous improvement.
Jonathan joined in 1997 as a Sales Director before becoming Managing Director and now Chief Executive. His extensive experience includes over 30 years in portable cabin and equipment hire. Before joining us, he was Managing Director of Sheriff Building Systems Ltd for seven years.
Directing all elements of the business, Matthew brings a wealth of industry experience, knowledge and strategy into the organisation. He ensures our management team are strategically focused and directed towards client engagement, people development and operational efficiencies.
A qualified Architectural Technician, Peter’s area of expertise sits within building design and construction in both traditional and modular. After joining in 1994 as Technical Department Manager, Peter previously trained in architecture, working with several architect and construction companies.
Managing our finances, Matthew ensures we secure solid arrangements with suppliers and subcontractors, positioning us with a commercial edge. Our financial strength allows us to buy quality products and procure the services of good subcontractors at a smarter price.
As Construction Director, Gary directly manages the projects team and takes all projects from estimating and pre-construction through to completion. He ensures that everything from programmes and access to site management and subcontractors are all in place, while carrying out reviews for ongoing improvement.
After joining over 20 years ago, Gary uses his experience and knowledge to manage our facilities while planning and streamlining our three production sites. Making sure each works safely to operating procedures and, in line with our vision, we’re the partner of choice for portable and modular buildings.