Once his treatment for his injury was over and discharged from the Army in 1995 John set about following in his fathers footsteps and joined a small family construction business (DSD Construction) based in carlisle (which is now a major Company in the UK) where he learned all groundworks and eventually becoming their Asphalt Paver and Road Planer Operator specialising in Machine Operations but clearly John was missing the physical aspect of the job. In 2007 John with the support from Kelly he took the major step to form his own Company and in November 2007 JKM Construction was formed.
JKM immediately started work on a 400Kv sub station at Elvanfoot for RJ McLeod JKM Construction has now been on numerous Sub Stations gaining their WI2 Qualifications with their experience growing on every job they do and with the correct training in place we strive to make our operatives fully trained and qualified for all aspects of the trade.
In 2010 JKM Construction took the step to Improving our own Health and Safety so decided to get assessed by Chas, Constructionline and Safe Contractor for which we now hold all three Accreditations.
2011 was a Growing year for JKM Construction when we opened our JKM Construction Shop/Office on Annan High Street for the trade and public and also becoming an Apporved DRAPER Stockist Specialising in:Hand and Power Tool Sales, Plant/Tool Hire available for long and short term hire,Building Materials,Paving Materials,Quality Turf.
2012 has seen JKM Construction being incorporated into JKM and Sons Limited and moved to newer and better located premises with of road parking and storage yard, Located at Town Quay Garage, 87 Port Street, Annan DG12 6BT.Also winning numerous contracts from other contractors.
2013 has seen JKM & Sons Limited partner up with Evance Windturbines to become a Re-Seller and Installer of their 5Kw Wind Turbines, We now Install Ronacrete Resin Bonded Slip Resistant Surfacing, Tricel Spetic Tanks, Playrite products and suppliers and Re-Sellers of Construction equipment Spare Parts and Commercial Trailer Spares.