The story so far

Company History

Walker Construction is born

The Company was founded in September 1964 by brothers Hector, Stephen and Ray Walker as Walker Bros (Civil Engineering) Ltd sons of Reginald Walker.
Walker Construction is born

The original team

The family moved to Folkestone, Kent in the late sixties which saw the Company expand its range of activities to include Highway, Structural and drainage works.
The original team

The early 70s

Ideally placed for the expansion in East Kent, in the early seventies the Company concentrated on high profile works within that area and building on new local client relationships.
The early 70s

The 80s

In 1982 Hector Walker retired as Director. His son, Raymond H Walker was appointed as Managing Director. The company enjoyed steady growth in the early eighties with new operations within the Rail industry and new offices in Essex & Surrey.
The 80s

The 90s into the early 00's

Stephen and Raymond Walker retired in 1996. This brought a new era of non-family member Directors. The company name changed to Walker Construction (UK) Ltd, and moved Head Office to Park Farm Road, Folkestone.
The 90s into the early 00's

The 00's

2006 saw new appointments to the board of Directors and by 2007 continual expansion moved regional offices into further areas of the country adding more specialist divisions.
The 00's

A bright future

Walker Construction are committed to collaborative business relationships. This imitative promotes an ethos of trust, mutual respect and integrity. We work together to build on existing experience and success.
A bright future

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