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

October 10, 2018
Grenfell Football Article pic

Erith were extremely proud to have been the Main Event Sponsor for the FA Women’s National League Trophy back in August. The event, held annually, selects a different Charity to support each year, with all proceeds ...

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The Erith Group ranked alongside the UK’s business elite in this year’s Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250. The Top Track 250 ranks Britain’s private mid-market companies based on sales over the past 12 ...

October 8, 2018
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Erith Haulage participated in the latest Exchanging Places event this past weekend during the Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice’s Big Bike Ride. The event, Organised by the Metropolitan Police Cycle Safety Team, is a safety awareness ...

September 25, 2018
Erith TV3

For the past 6 months, Erith have rolled out ErithTV across our offices and several of our major projects.  We are delighted to announce that the feedback received has been overwhelmingly positive. ErithTV was developed primarily ...

September 20, 2018
Mayor of Hackney visits Pedro Street

An Erith Contractors site in East London welcomed an important visitor recently, with the Mayor of Hackney, Philip Glanville, attending the Pedro Street Boiler House Demolition Project. Mr Glanville, keen to keep abreast of developments, was ...

September 4, 2018

Last month saw two of our demolition apprentices complete their training to become fully qualified demolition operatives. Afeez Bashiru and Harry Tetsill are currently involved with the regeneration scheme at the Aylesbury Estate in South London.  ...


Featured Project



Westferry Printworks was constructed in 1984 and ceased operation in 2012. The former printworks, which was once the engine room for The Daily Express and The Daily Sport, required demolition to pave way for…