Engineering Inspections Business Thurra becomes Associate Member of BIBA

26th June 2019

North West business, Thurra, has joined BIBA as an Associate Member. Thurra, a privately-owned engineering inspection business has been operating from Rochdale for more than 25 years.

Nick Dykins, Managing Director, reported: “Thurra continues to grow due to our commitment to supporting insurance brokers. Our professional and friendly Engineering and Commercial Teams’ focus on customer service has created ongoing growth. It now seems a natural step to be part of the BIBA family.”

Tracey Dodd, Business Manager, added: “Thurra continues to build on its reputation and is proud of its customer service record.  We are pleased to announce our Associate Membership of BIBA and look forward to building on our current broker relationships as well as developing new ones. We enjoyed our visit to BIBA 2019 in Manchester and will be delighted to attend future broker events and support good causes.”

Steve White, BIBA’s Chief Executive, concluded: “Engineering inspection is a valuable part of many businesses and we are delighted to welcome Thurra on board.”

The independently owned business reports year-on-year growth and attributes this to their impartiality and competitive rates coupled with their high levels of service to brokers and the expertise and approachability of their engineer surveyors.



Notes to editors

  1. For further information please contact:

Pam Quinn, BIBA Head of Communications
020 7397 0223
[email protected]

Leighann Forsyth, BIBA Deputy Head of Communications
020 7397 0224
[email protected]

Nancy Dykins, Thurra Marketing Coordinator

07889 787141

[email protected]

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  1. About the British Insurance Brokers’ Association

The British Insurance Brokers’ Association (BIBA) is the UK’s leading general insurance intermediary organisation representing the interests of insurance brokers, intermediaries and their customers.

BIBA membership includes just under 2,000 regulated firms, employing more than 100,000 staff.  General insurance brokers contribute 1% of GDP to the UK economy; they arrange 70% of all general insurance with a premium totalling £62.4bn and 87% of all commercial insurance business. Insurance brokers put their customers’ interests first, providing advice, access to suitable insurance protection and risk management.

BIBA receives more than 600,000 enquiries per year to its Find Insurance services, online and via the telephone which are directed to member insurance broking firms.

BIBA is the voice of the sector advising members, the regulators, consumer bodies and other stakeholders on key insurance issues.

  1. About Thurra
    You can’t leave anything to chance when it comes to inspecting engineering plant and equipment, but you can leave it to Thurra. We’re 100% dedicated to engineering inspections and undertake thousands at factories, warehouses, construction sites, offices, garages, care homes and commercial premises; taking a careful look at everything from passenger lifts to excavators; steam boilers to air receivers. As a result, no-one has a greater appreciation of inspection services than Thurra. Just as importantly, by continually refining our methods, we’ve turned inspections into a fine art which ensures we pass on efficiency savings through our really competitive fees.