Established in 1860, JW Crowther & Son Ltd is a 4th generation family run business that saw in our 150th birthday in 2010. Our current offices are still located on the same land owned by our forefathers; conveniently positioned alongside the M62 so that we can access the whole of Yorkshire and beyond.
Health & Safety and the Environment are extremely important to our company, and form an integral part of our everyday working life. We are a UKAS accredited BSI audited ISO 9001, 14001 and 18001 company. We also hold CHAS, SafeContractor and Contractor Plus accreditations, to name a few.
Whatever the size of the project, Crowthers can ensure a fully professional service.
Through the years...
Founder James William Crowther working with a Fowler traction engine, threshing corn.
Albert Crowther with one of the first tipper wagons, a Commer Petrol.
The first pivot steer loading shovel, a JWC Matbro Mastiff at work on site.
Chaseside Loadmaster, clearing snow in Leeds.
CAT 955 Tracked Loading Shovel.
Neville, Geoffrey & Paul Crowther taking delivery of a Leyland Bison 8 wheeler tipper.
Scarab 7000 Sweeper on a Volvo FL6 chassis working on a large retail park.
Fleet of Crowther Volvo FM12 8 wheeled tippers.
The Gritting Company Schmidt gritting unit on a Volvo FL6 chassis.
Johnson VT650 on a DAF LF chassis.
New Valley Tanker Jetter unit on a DAF LF chassis.
The Gritting Company Gritter on a DAF LG chassis being loaded with salt at one of our central salt warehouses.
Celebrating 150 Years of Service Excellence.
Achieved our ISO certification for the first time.
New Stocks Sweepers added to fleet on DAF bodies.
Four new 8 wheeled tippers added to the rapidly expanding fleet.
Our 320 Excavator worked hard with our Gritting Division during the first snow of the season.
Operatives carry out a drain survey and use our Whale Tanker on Volvo body
Two new Johnston Iveco Sweepers are added to our fleet