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

August 10, 2018

Erith Contractors have begun the demolition process of the South Oxfordshire District Council office building in Crowmarsh.  The office was one of three buildings targeted in a series of arson attacks in 2015, causing an ...


Our Earthworks and Infrastructure team reached a significant milestone this week, with the excavation and placement of the millionth cubic metre of soil on the Eastern Quarry Development. Forming part of the wider Ebbsfleet Garden City, ...

August 9, 2018
David Darsey - British Demolition Awards

Erith were delighted to receive the first ever Demolition Contractor of the Year award at the inaugural British Demolition Awards ceremony last month.  Hosted at the Belfry Hotel and Resort, some of the industry’s leading ...

August 6, 2018
Erith Town FC

It is with tremendous excitement that we can announce our new sponsorship deal with Erith Town Football Club.  As part of a season-long deal, Erith Contractors have agreed to be the official shirt sponsors of ...

August 1, 2018
Rob Millard - Portrait 8

It is with great pleasure that we announce Rob Millard, Director of Swanton Consulting Ltd, has been voted onto the Board of Directors of the Temporary Works Forum (TWf). Rob has been involved in the industry ...

July 12, 2018

Erith’s gasholder demolition works at Old Kent Road has recently received a Performance Beyond Compliance award from the Considerate Constructors Scheme (CCS). This outstanding achievement demonstrates Erith’s ongoing commitment to go above and beyond the call ...


Featured Project


Fulham Wharf Phase 2

The site at Fulham Wharf is located to the South East of Townmead Road, in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham. Situated on the North Bank of the River…