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

May 23, 2016

Erith are delighted to announce success at the ‘2016 National Grid Property Awards’; scooping the ‘Most Sustainable Project Award’. The award, which involved collaboration with Atkins, is in recognition of the drainage works to National Grid’s ...

May 17, 2016

The group’s commitment to good causes flourished once more, assisting the Coram’s Fields charity in their garden project at Guilford Street in London. The contribution came in the form of providing 4 tonne of aggregates ...

May 16, 2016
Clean Air

Poor air quality can harm human health and increase the incidence of cardiovascular and lung disease contributing to premature death.  The City of London has some of the highest levels of pollution in the country ...

May 3, 2016

Erith took part in the Peterborough Truckfest earlier this week, showcasing some of our latest acquisitions to the group’s transport fleet. Erith showcased 4 vehicles in total, including a hiab, low loader, sweeper and the ...

April 29, 2016

The Erith Group are proud to announce the award of two 2016 Considerate Constructors Scheme National Site Awards. These prestigious awards recognise sites that have raised the bar for considerate construction, with particular focus on ...

April 25, 2016
RADIO_WAVES for web 2

In line with the Group’s commitment to added value, the business are proud to promote our latest innovating technique in the form of remote earthmoving. This revolutionary method involves the transmission of models and data via ...


Featured Project


Eland House – Tishman Speyer Properties

In September 2014 Erith Contractors Ltd were awarded the contract to soft strip, defenestrate and partially demolish Eland House in Bressenden Place, London SW1. Erith won the project by demonstrating…