About Stopforth Contracting


Stopforth Contracting is led by owner and director Michael Stopforth who has over 40 years’ experience in the earthmoving and drainage fields. He passes his knowledge on to a strong young keen team.

Our team includes very experienced excavator operators, labourers, truck drivers and pipe layers who work together creating a great culture within the workplace.

Our Equipment

We have a wide range of well maintained machinery that ensures we can complete projects to the highest standard. These include

  • Hyundai 12.5 tonne excavator (zero swing)
  • Hyundai 11 tonne excavator
  • Sumitomo excavator
  • Cat 6 tonne excavator
  • Kawasaki 7 tonne loader
  • Scania tip truck – 11 tonne payload
  • Hino tip truck – 8 tonne payload
  • Wacker neuson plate compactors – 450kg & 60kg
  • Concrete saw
  • Rotating & pipe lasers
  • All necessary hand tools