Nationwide aviation surfacing contractor

Toppesfield is the UK’s largest independent surfacing contractor, with extensive experience working with customers in the aviation sector. We have the operational expertise to handle these complex projects effectively, carrying out the detailed planning that is required to avoid disruption. Working on live infrastructure can be complex and high risk. As an experienced surfacing contractor of choice, we can be relied upon to deliver the results you require within the available working window, no matter the size, location, or complexity of your project.


How can
Toppesfield assist the aviation sector?

Our team has worked throughout the UK aviation sector, completing the essential resurfacing work that is needed to ensure that runways can be used safely. As well as the extensive experience we’ve accrued within our gangs, we have the organisational expertise and resources to carry out the detailed planning and coordination that aviation projects can require. We work closely with our customers, ensuring that all the necessary arrangements have been made, including security clearances and deliveries, even if this planning requires attention months before the project start date. To date, we’ve completed runway resurfacing projects at major airports throughout the UK, including:

  • Gatwick
  • Heathrow
  • London City
  • Stansted
  • Biggin Hill
  • Glasgow
  • Edinburgh

Add value to your aviation surfacing project

Our approach seeks to add value to all our projects, even highly specified work within the aviation sector. Working within the requirements that are set out by our customers, we are always looking for opportunities to enhance the efficiency of a programme. To ensure reliable progress within such a tight working window, we’re prepared to take steps such as providing a full set of redundant equipment for complete peace of mind. We also make effective use of your available budget, allocating specific gangs and operatives over a long-term period to ensure that any investment in additional costs such as security clearances deliver the best possible value.

Discuss your aviation surfacing project

To see how we can meet your project’s requirements in full, call 01473 829129 or email to speak to a member of our team. We’re always happy to meet potential customers.


Involve us in your
aviation surfacing

Our customers in the aviation sector can involve us at every stage of a project to receive practical advice about their runway resurfacing project. Although work within this sector is tightly specified, early contractor involvement can ensure that an effective programme of works is implemented, minimising downtime and checking that suitable arrangements are in place to guarantee project delivery within the available working window. To collaborate with Toppesfield and draw on our surfacing experience, call 01473 829129 or email to discuss your requirements with a member of our team.

Benefit from our independence

As an independent surfacing contractor, our robust self-delivery model ensures that plant and materials can be sourced locally and cost effectively, regardless of the size or location of a project. We’ve built strong relationships with our network of suppliers, ensuring that haul time can be kept to a minimum and reliable supply chains can be established. For our customers in the aviation sector, this provides additional confidence that a project can be delivered as planned, eliminating the need to depend on certain suppliers.

Embrace technology and innovation

Our commitment to innovation ensures that we take full advantage of technological developments and the latest techniques within our approach. Where required for a superior result, we have the resources to invest in project-specific plant and equipment. Equally, we are happy to alter our approach or adopt different techniques if it can deliver a demonstrable improvement for our customers, from programme efficiency through to surface durability.

Consult our knowledge hub

Our knowledge hub articles demonstrate the expertise that informs all our surfacing projects within the aviation sector. See how our approach delivers results that exceed expectations.

Explore our aviation case studies

See the results we’ve delivered for previous customers within the aviation sector and learn more about the difference Toppesfield can make to your project. We are the surfacing contractor of choice for aviation projects throughout the UK.

Contact Toppesfield

Call 01473 829129 or email to discuss your aviation surfacing project and requirements with a member of our team. We’re always happy to meet potential customers and answer any questions about working with Toppesfield.