An introduction to Erith

The Erith Group is a family run, employee owned trust, 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 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

April 12, 2018

The Erith Group have recently undergone an Achilles UVDB verify audit and assessment, and we are pleased to announce that we have passed the process with flying colours. Achilles UVDB provides a transparent, equal and fair ...

April 11, 2018

Yesterday proved highly successful for the Erith Group, with our project at the former Bolton gasworks site bringing home Gold at the annual Considerate Constructors Scheme (CCS) National Site Awards. The CCS Gold award commended the ...

April 10, 2018

Our methodical growth over the past year has been recognised in the latest Sunday Times Profit Track 100 listings. This yearly league table ranks Britain’s private companies with the fastest-growing profits over the last three years. ...

April 9, 2018

The shortlist for the National Grid Property Awards has been released, with Erith receiving an incredible seventeen nominations. Our performance throughout this past year has been recognised in twelve of the fourteen categories, underpinning our company ...

March 27, 2018

The NFDC 2018 AGM and Awards proved a successful event for Erith last Friday. The celebration recognised the sterling work of our employee, Kevan Hall, and the Group’s collective contribution to enabling young workers with ...

March 9, 2018

Leaders from across our industry came together last night at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London, for the Construction News Specialist Awards. It proved a successful event for the Erith Group, as we were recognised 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…