An introduction to Erith

The Erith Group is a family business, founded in 1967 by Tom Darsey. The company’s ethos then, as it is today, is one of quality of service and client satisfaction. Since its formation the company has grown to form a Group comprising: Erith Holdings Ltd; Erith Contractors Ltd; Erith Haulage Ltd; Erith Plant Services; Erith Training Services and Swanton Consulting Ltd.

Our primary business is to service the construction and related industries through its Enabling Services comprising of demolition, asbestos removal, remediation, earthworks, infrastructure, basement reconstructions, waste recycling and haulage. Erith today remains a privately owned family business.

Erith have the ability and expertise to provide ‘a tailor made one stop shop service’ or a ‘specific single service’ contractual agreement for its clients. Erith Group is committed to long term client partnerships, a central feature of which is the provision of a high quality service for all its clients using a multi-disciplined, skill based approach. The service is tailored to the specifi­c issues and problems of each client.

Latest News

November 24, 2016

The 40th AGM and awards ceremony for the Institute of Demolition Engineers (IDE) proved a successful evening for Erith Group. The Royal Institute of British Architects in London was the venue for the inauguration of ...

November 18, 2016

The shortlist for the 2017 Construction News Specialist Awards has been announced, with Erith Group receiving nominations in five prestigious categories: Project of the year (sub-contract over £2m) – Erith’s delivery of the strip-out, asbestos removal, ...

October 24, 2016

Erith are delighted to announce that Tony Darsey, Managing Director of The Erith Group, has received an ARCA ‘Service to the Industry’ Award at ARCA’s most recent AGM. This prestigious award recognises Tony’s dedication and ...

October 17, 2016

A successful night for Erith at the Brownfield Briefing Ceremony, being highly commended in the ‘Best Brownfield Infrastructure Project’ category for works undertaken at Isle of Grain in Kent. The Brownfield Briefing Awards have become the ...

October 13, 2016

The Erith Group travelled to East London earlier this month to take part in Barratt London’s charity football tournament in a final hooray to the iconic Boleyn Ground – formerly West Ham FC’s football stadium.  ...

September 2, 2016
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Erith are pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Jack as Erith’s Regional Demolition General Manager with immediate effect. Mark’s promotion accentuates Erith’s continued growth within the demolition field and remains in line with the ...


Featured Project


Project Light – Sellar Property Group

Erith have undertaken the excavation and installation of the lower basement at Project Light in Southwark, London. The site is located within a densely populated residential area surrounded by many…