About Us

Commercial & Domestic Surfacing & Groundworks

Our Mission is to be the supplier of choice for all surfacing in the North East of England, we endeavour a competitive service encompassing the highest standards of quality workmanship and strictest of safety standards and to offer a quality feet of plant to meet your project needs.


TerraFirma is one of the North Easts leading Tarmac & Asphalt contractors, raising the standard of surfacing. Established since 1998, TerraFirma Surfacing & Groundwork’s have a sound reputation for delivering high quality groundwork’s & surfacing works for major municipal, commercial & domestic clients across the North East.

The company offers a wide range of civil and groundwork solutions ranging from maintenance and remedial works for clients through to full life cycle projects including Foundations, Road and adoption works, working closely with main contractors and local authorities to ensure projects are delivered on time and to exact specifications.

Our expert team with over 100 years of experience between them, are highly trained to CPCS (plant operators) & CSCS (Health and Safety) standards. We are committed to continually investing in staff skills, training & have an acknowledged commitment to Health & Safety.

TerraFirma Surfacing & Groundwork’s deliver a comprehensive portfolio of services with their main resources, skills & experience in:

  • Tarmacadam Surfacing
  • Asphalt Surfacing 
  • Concreting Works
  • Excavation
  • Demolition
  • Foundations
  • Paving & Curbing
  • Drainage Works
  • Plant Hire & Haulage

The company has built a solid and loyal customer base underpinned by the quality of service and attention to detail that has set TerraFirma Groundworks & Surfacing apart from its competitors. Over the years, we have built up a great reputation and the fact our customers keep returning to us is a testimony to this.

Address & Contact

Hagg House Farm
Esh Winning
Durham
DH7 9QB

Ben Watkins
M: 07940 169 329
T: 0191 373 6462
E: [email protected]