GPH to enter Moray as it becomes exclusive sales agent for Kirkhill Sand Quarry in Elgin

GPH is delighted to announce they are becoming an exclusive sales agent for A. Falconer & Sons, Kirkhill Quarry. GPH currently sell over 40,000 tonnes of sand and aggregates each year so this is an ideal opportunity for them to expand in this area and continue to offer customers excellent customer service.

Founded in 1935, A. Falconer & Sons was developed from the horse and cart era and now prides itself in offering an excellent quality product.

About Kirkhill Sand Quarry

The natural glacial quarry lies  east of Elgin in Moray. They supply both the finest quality building, asphalt, concrete and plastering sand, along with high quality screened topsoil.

The sand from Kirkhill Quarry is widely regarded in the construction industry as being some of the best available in the market. It’s suitable for many uses including construction, brick and block laying, plastering and patio slabbing.

Many golf clubs use Kirkhill sand for bunker fill. The sand also creates an excellent base for equestrian ménages. When it comes to the garden, Kirkhill sharp sand can be used as a growing medium for containers, beds and borders. It can also be used to improve soil structure and drainage, form the base of top dressing for lawns, and is an excellent medium for establishing new seedlings.

The sand complies with the following legislation:

  • BS EN13043 – Asphalt Sand
  • BS EN933-1 – Sharp Sand
  • BS EN 13139 – Building Sand
    • Mortar Sand
    • Plastering Sand
    • Rendering Sand
    • Screeding Sand
  • BS EN 12620 – Fine Concrete Sand

Managing Director, Grant Shewan said:

‘GPH is thrilled to have a presence in Moray for the very first time. With branches already in Inverurie, Westhill, Stonehaven and more recently, Ellon, this is a fantastic opportunity for us to expand our business into a new market.’

Falconer and Sons has a long tradition of supplying customers with pure, natural sand products and GPH sell a large volume of sand and aggregates, so it makes perfect sense to combine the experience and knowledge of both businesses to offer a top-quality service for both existing and new customers’.

Customers can arrange to collect and transport sand products from Kirkhill, Elgin, or request delivery. GPH will deliver loose sand or  in bulk bags.