Virtus Concrete Solutions Ltd t/a BLOCKWALLS
Smart and sustainable concrete block solutions
About Jonathan Quinn
Jonathan Quinn has over 20 years’ experience in the engineering and technology sector. He started his working life as an apprentice pipe fitter welder then went through mechanical to chemical process engineering and worked for major engineering houses for international blue chip clients and from design to completion on international engineering projects valued up to $150 million.
Jonathan''s best field is now in research and development through to commercialisation he has done this with his own companies and helped others from a brief idea to fully working profitable owner operated plants & equipment in a wide range of industries.
Jonathan was recently asked to Downing Street to discuss his businesses and their strategies for the Northern powerhouse & NW growth to discuss and receive advice on environmental and export issues in introducing a circular economy of materials into raw material products. He was also recognised as one of the 42 under 42 business people within the Northwest. Jonathan won Engineering CEO at a global business awards & his businesses have been shortlisted or won a wide range of awards including small business of the year, Innovation business of the year and Green business of the year awards.
We can manufacture our blocks with up to 87% recycled materials to create a sustainable product. The number of possibilities on how to use concrete interlocking blocks is determined by your imagination; flood defence walls, riverbank protection walls and sea walls are just a few uses of our versatile product. Gravity, inclined and reinforced block retaining walls can all be used for river bank erosion and protection; Concrete interlocking block construction is fast and simple.