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

March 20, 2017

The Erith Group will  be holding a stand up event on the morning of the 18th of April 2017. The UK’s largest ever “safety stand-up” event involving thousands of construction workers on key national sites have been ...


Erith are delighted to announce being shortlisted for this year’s NFDC awards, providing recognition of excellence amongst various sectors within the industry. Erith take pride in being shortlisted for the following categories: Demolition Plant Operator of the ...

February 10, 2017

Erith commenced demolition on Westferry Printworks earlier today – the 15-acre waterside residential scheme. The former printworks, which was once the engine room for publications such as the Daily Telegraph and the Daily Express, is ...

December 15, 2016

Erith are pleased to announce the renewal of our 3-year asbestos removal license. The renewal comes as a direct result of a lengthy and stringent auditing process carried out by the Health and Safety Executive ...

December 14, 2016

The Directors and staff of the Erith Group would like to wish all those visiting our website a Merry Xmas and a Prosperous New Year. In lieu of sending Christmas cards, once again we shall be ...

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 ...


Featured Project

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One Hyde Park – Laing O’Rourke

One Hyde Park, London One Hyde Park involved haulage and logistical support to allow the facilitation of the construction of One Hyde Park apartments -located in the heart of Knightsbridge,…