Driving professionalism in Residential Groundworks and Infrastructure

About Ford Civil Engineering

Proud leaders of residential groundworks and infrastructure in the South since 1982.

Ford Civil Engineering are a reliable and reputable firm, specialising in roads, adoptable drainage and groundworks to the UK’s leading national and regional housing developers.

We pride ourselves in building strong relationships with our clients and delivering first class service on time and within budget.

An excavator on a civil engineering job site.
An excavator on a civil engineering job site.

Our Services

We successfully carry out all aspects of residential groundworks including foundations, roads and adoptable drainage, domestic drainage, sub-structure block/brickwork, structural floors and external works. We are also able to undertake 278 packages and various aspects of civil engineering including pump stations, attenuation/balancing ponds, reinforced concrete structures and large diameter infrastructure pipework.

Servicing Dorset and surrounding counties, our experienced team deliver a high quality service from tender stage through to on-site completion.

Health & Safety

SSIP approved; health and safety is at the forefront of what we do. Our contracts managers are trained to the Site Manager Safety Training scheme, whilst our foremen have either SMSTS or SSSTS qualifications.

We have an excellent track record and by continual vigilance and the updating of relevant training, we strive to maintain our high standards.


We understand the importance of prioritising corporate responsibility, which is at the heart of our company culture and drives a positive approach to continue improving our social and environmental impact.

Our industry is notably one of the highest contributors to CO2 emissions, which is why we have strategies in place to lower our carbon footprint, reduce waste and implement responsible sourcing.

A birds eye shot of a construction site.

Contact Us

For general enquiries:

For estimating enquiries:

1 Thorne Way, Woolsbridge Industrial Park Three Legged Cross, Wimborne, Dorset BH21 6FB

We are looking for experienced
groundworkers and machine operators