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

September 20, 2017

As part of the revised ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 standards, Erith recently underwent a transitional audit to verify our compliance to these new industry benchmarks. We are pleased to announce that through our robust management ...

September 15, 2017

To celebrate our 50th year in business, the Erith Group hosted over 200 select guests at The Mondrian Hotel, London. Overlooking London’s iconic Southbank, clients and key supply chain partners joined us in tribute to the ...

September 7, 2017

We are proud to announce amassing over 150,000 hours worked without incident/accident on our Cruiserath Transformation Project in Dublin, Ireland. This landmark has been achieved through significant investment and innovation in Health and Safety, such as ...

August 30, 2017

Erith are delighted to announce being shortlisted in all five categories entered at this year’s World Demolition Awards. The ceremony will take place at the prestigious Millennium Gloucester Hotel in London on the 2nd November. ...

August 2, 2017

As part of our 50th year anniversary celebrations, employees were invited to attend an event staged at a local School to honour this landmark achievement. With food, live music and a mix of classic carnival ...

July 25, 2017

Our commitment to pioneering modernisation practices has resulted in Erith championing a ground-breaking piece of new technology. In collaboration with the National Federation of Demolition Contractors (NFDC) and National Demolition Training Group (NDTG), we are 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…