Company Profile

JOHN A BATES (CONTRACTORS) Ltd is a family owned Private Limited Company which was founded in 1937 and became incorporated in 1955. In its early days small engineering works such as kerb and footway schemes were undertaken for local borough councils.

In the late 1970’s and early 1980’s an expansion programme was undertaken with the company moving to carriageway resurfacing and reconstruction.

With administration headquarters in Sandwell a storage yard/depot also in Sandwell, and a plant and vehicle maintenance facillity in West Bromwich  JOHN A BATES (CONTRACTORS) ideally situated to serve the West Midlands area.

Having a loyal and highly skilled workforce JOHN A BATES (CONTRACTORS) LTD have been able to ensure that all employees receive the most up to date training available and that they hold all relevant industry qualifications.



  • 2  Wirtgen W2100 Planers
  • 2  Vogele Super 1803-3i Pavers 
  • 1  Bitelli BB650 Paver
  • 1  Bristowes CE95 PCC Spreader
  • 1  Road lining vehicle
  • 1  Hot applied anti skid vehicle


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