Bulk Earthworks

With our team of experienced professionals and by incorporating our modern plant fleet, we are able to ensure projects are completed on time, to budget and in full accordance with the clients requirements.

We own a large fleet of Doosan excavators

Our extensive plant fleet enables us to undertake a wide variety of projects. We have completed a number of £1million+ projects in the UK, and through our expertise and dedicated team we can deal with the most challenging of earthworks and excavation requirements.

Jakto are able to provide a dedicated Bulk Earthworks and materials re-engineering service. As a specialist contractor we are able to add expertise from the years of experience we’ve gained along with our experience of significant Civil Engineering schemes.

Our full build service includes the provision of on site geo-technical facilities.

Civil Engineering

Jakto has a high reputation for innovation in civil engineering. Founded in the 1960s, Jakto Civil Engineering are one of the regions leading civil engineering companies with over 40 years expertise in developing highways, building infrastructure, providing waste management and remediation solutions , devising coastal and flood protection, road construction and managing complex logistics for renewable energy.

No job is too complex: our experts can design, manage and carry out the work to fulfil your contract.

In the past our jobs had been predominately based in the North East. However, as the company has expanded, a greater proportion of our work is being won and carried out across the rest of the UK, making Jakto a significant nationwide civil engineering company and contractor.


Jakto undertake all types of Demolition from Major Industrial to Localised projects. Dismantling all projects are staffed by fully trained and certified personnel who work within the companies ZERO RISK POLICY. We are experienced in dealing with all relevant bodies to ensure compliance with current legislation and can offer a service which takes over responsibility for the Demolition on a project from Concept to Completion.

We carry all insurances including those particular to demolition operations to ensure clients, the public and operatives are fully covered at all times. Demolition can be carried out in isolation or as part of a full Reclamation / Remediation scheme which would involve the companies Remediation arm.

We pride ourselves in always submitting a competitive offer to any genuine enquiry no matter how large or small so we would welcome contacts from anyone considering Demolition / Dismantling / Refurbishing works.

Jakto Haulage

We have been offering exceptional service in haulage since the 1960’s.

Our comprehensive fleet of Tipper Trucks are selfsheeting, equipped with on board weighers and operate under our Waste Carriers License at our 3 acre Licensed Transfers Station in Barnsley

WE RECYCLE 100% OF MATERIAL THAT ENTERS OUR SITE ensuring there are no environmental impacts as a consequence of our operations.

Our fleet includes:

  • Tipper trucks
  • Low loaders
  • Road sweepers

Jakto specialises in abnormal loads and offers a nationwide, next-day service.

Whatever you haulage requirements, Jakto has the equipment and the experience to deliver a first-class service.


Jakto has developed into one of the premier remediation contractors in Yorkshire.
With government pressure to utilise Brownfield Sites and the increased costs associated with disposing of contaminated materials, our business has evolved to provide solutions to our customer requirements.

Jakto have developed long-term relationships with existing clients through operating a partnership relationship to dealing with Brownfield sites.

We work to ensure the correct approach is followed, creating a solution which minimises risk and ensures compliance, so a cost effective route can be followed.

We are proficient in the development of conceptual models and remediation strategies, along with implementation and a clear understanding of current legislation and waste management regulations.

Site Clearance

Jakto – construction site preparation contractors – provide a full and inclusive package including; demolition, site clearance, earthworks remediation and civil engineering.

Our work is carried out to the agreed specification in both the public and private sectors. We can quickly and efficiently clear sites of all unwanted obstacles such as the removal of redundant concrete bases ensuring services are isolated and disconnected, cleared of general rubbish, undergrowth, small structures, hard standing and soil, making sites fully prepared for development.

We also offer a full package including; site clearance, excavate for foundations, install foundations and drainage up to damp course level, concrete floors or beam and block suspended floor systems.

Jakto already provide site preparation solutions to a variety of clients in the Northern England and the Midlands.

Surveying & Machine Control

Jakto are dedicated to aligning with the innovative advances being seen within the industry, investing in an expanding portfolio of up-to-date machine control and survey programmes and equipment. This includes:

Trimble Machine Control of Dozers – Dual GPS with a base station, Dual GPS RTK Standalone (which can be sent anywhere with a phone signal) and total station control for High Accuracy Work.

Full 3D modelling from all data types – volumes as-builts grouped projects, road alignments, cut/fill balances.

Setting out – Roads, Houses, Drainage, External works, Bulk Earthworks, Ponds, Piling etc., processing most types of file (including Autocas, MOSS MandXML & text files).

Surveying – GPS smartovers from Leica and Trimble, plus Reflectorless total station theodolites.

Processing – Point cloud surveys from LIDAR equipped drones & Photogrametry surveys from standard drones.