North West-based groundworks specialist, M Downes Earthworks, has won the contract to build new storage areas for the UK’s largest salvage and dismantling company,Synetiq. Earthworks has already started work on the project to reconstruct the holding yards for the thousands of scrap and salvage vehicles that pass through Synetiq’s car transplants site in Nantwich, Cheshire,...

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    Groundworks specialist teams up with local camp site for Carfest 2019  North West-based groundworks specialist, M Downes Earthworks, kept the power going for 1,200 campers attending Carfest 2019, despite unseasonably wet weather. M Downes Earthworks, based in Whitchurch, provided temporary electric hook ups, power, lighting and generators for the Broad Oak Farm Pitch & Canvas...

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  • Construction & Groundworks Labourer

    MDownes Earthworks are looking for a Construction & Groundworks Labourer to join our team in Tushingham, Cheshire. The Ideal Candidate We are looking for a dedicated and committed individual who demonstrates both professionalism and punctuality.  – Who is able to carry out all tasks required within the Job Specification. – Able to work on their...

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  • MDownes Profile Brochure

    MDownes Company Brochure

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  • HITACHI Mini Excavators to Hire

    At Mdownes Earthworks Ltd we offer a range of operated and self drive Hitachi Mini Excavators. We have used them for years giving us the confidence in their ability to do the job. PERFORMANCE The HITACHI mini excavator range delivers high levels of productivity, excellent fuel efficiency and durability on a variety of construction projects....

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  • Yard Repair at Car Transplants – Nantwich, Cheshire

    Work completed at Car Transplants, Nantwich, Cheshire. This consisted of breaking out the existing concrete to prepare the way for a new concrete yard. The work area was 19.5 metres by 13.6 metres,  73.5m3 concrete was poured. The job was complete in 3 days.  

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  • Groundwork Commences at J S Bailey Cheese

    Setting the groundwork for the weeks ahead! at JS Bailey Cheese – Calveley, Tarporley. Downes Earthworks have been asked to prepare the ground and lay concrete foundations for the a new cheese store building provided by Steelforce. We will keep you posted with progress… Give us a call if you would like a free quote for...

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  • Generator Hire

    Generator Hire! *Top of the line generators for long and short term hire* Our range of generators are suitable for any event, we hire out generators for Marquee Events, Corporate Events, Business Back-up, Weddings, Parties, and Construction Sites. We’re always happy to talk you through your requirements, answering any questions you may have. We deliver...

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  • Our Somero Laser Screed Flooring Machine – Fast, Powerful, Precise!

    Today our laser screed machine has been used at a farm in Beeston to level the concrete bases for the bays as shown in the images below. The machine has an automatic laser control system that ensures an accurate level finish through the use of electro-hydraulic controls. Laser receivers attached at each end of the...

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  • Your team have done a great job on our lake reconstruction. You delivered on time with minimal disruption to our club. Thank you.


    Rob Rowson
    Forest of Arden Hotel and Golf Club
  • MD Earthworks’ professionalism, approach and enthusiasm towards their work is a credit to them. With efficiency and quality being paramount to the project. We are really pleased with the works they have undertaken here at Bolesworth Castle.

    Bolesworth Castle Estate

    Tom Roberts,
    Contracts Manager
  • We’ve worked with MD Earthworks on many projects now – they understand what we are trying to achieve; understand the quality needed and deliver every single time. It’s a pleasure to work with them.

    European Golf Design

    Jeremy Slessor,
    Managing Director
M Downes Earthworks - Engineering and Construction


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