Grafton plc

Buildbase Civils and Lintels is a specialist division of Buildbase serving the needs of civil engineers, ground workers, house builders and the construction industry in general.


Buildbase Civils brings together five specialist civils merchants:

  • A R Hendricks in Oldham, Huthwaite, Ruislip, Thurrock and Westbury
  • Willis in Braintree and Bury St Edmunds
  • Cooper Clarke in Farnworth
  • Warrington Slate in Warrington
  • Dunpark in Bilston

All offering a comprehensive range of drainage and heavyside building materials. With knowledgeable staff in this specialist market and a close working relationship with the leading manufacturers supported by a dedicated fleet of crane off loading vehicles ensures on time deliveries to a wide area of the UK


The lintel part of the division represents the UK’s largest steel and concrete lintel distributor servicing the construction industry and house builders needs with the four leading brands:

  • Birtley
  • Catnic
  • IG
  • Keystone

With over 40,000 steel lintels in stock coupled with

  • Naylor hi-spec and concrete lintels

you have a national distributor with six strategically placed locations that supports over twenty percent of the UK’s construction lintel needs.


Buildbase Civils & Lintels