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The Erith Group

Erith House
Queen Street
Kent DA8 1RP

(0)370 950 8800

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.


What We Do

Erith provides a complete range of development Enabling Services from concept to completion. Erith cater services from the very earliest planning and budgetary advice through initial feasibility studies and remedial advice through to asbestos removal, demolition and earthworks and infrastructure. As a business we are able to synchronise these service streams and provide a fully co-ordinated single source solution.



  • Soft Strip
  • Demolition and Deconstruction
  • Traditional Construction
  • Pre-stressed Concrete
  • Bridges and Viaducts
  • Deplant
  • Protection of listed/heritage elements
  • Façade Retention
  • Dismantling
  • Controlled
  • Mechanical
  • Long Reach
  • Top Down Controlled


  • Bulk Earthworks and Disposal
  • Remediation
  • Basement Excavation
  • Secant, Contiguous and anchor pile walls
  • Sheet Piling & Mini Piling
  • Pile Caps and Ground Beams
  • RC Substructure Works
  • Foundation Construction
  • Suspended and Ground Bearing Floor Slabs
  • Storm and Foul Water Drainage Installation
  • Adoptable Highways
  • Hard and Soft Landscaping
Enabling Works

Enabling Works

  • Principal Contractor Role
  • Site Security
  • Signage and Hoarding
  • Haul Roads and Enabling Works
  • Traffic Proposals with Local Authorities
  • Intrusive Structural Surveys
  • Asbestos Removal
  • Pile Probing and Obstruction Removal
  • Service Diversions
  • Remedial Works
  • Ecological Enabling Works
  • Site Investigations
  • Feasibility Studies
Asbestos Removal

Asbestos Removal

  • Asbestos Removal
  • Decontamination
  • Pre-demolition surveys
  • Thermal Insulation
  • Emergency Response Service
  • Reinstatement
  • Site Investigations
  • Fire Proofing
  • Air Monitoring
  • Remedial Works
Engineering Consulting

Engineering Consulting

  • Temporary WorksStructural Assessment
  • Independent Verification
  • Demolition Design
  • Construction Planning
  • Temporary Support Structures
  • Façade Retention & Party Wall Support
  • Formwork and Falsework
  • Deep Excavation Support
  • Scaffold Inspections
  • Geotechnics
  • Concrete Frame Construction
Haulage & Logistics

Haulage & Logistics

  • Excavation
  • Haulage
  • Recycling
  • Complex Sorting
  • Waste Management
  • Crushing and Screening
  • Aggregates
Resources and Facilities

Resources and Facilities

  • Recycling and Landfill Facilities
  • 6.5 Acre Treatment and Logistics Facility
  • Waste Transfer Station
  • Swanton Consulting
  • Erith Plant Services
  • Erith Training Services


  • Short Mandatory Courses
  • Bespoke Packages
  • Training Needs Analysis and Gap Analysis
  • Vocational Qualifications
  • Training & Development Programmes
  • In House Training
  • Experienced Worker Assessments




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