Based in Truro, Cornwall and trading for over 15 years – we offer all aspects of groundworks, concreting, drainage & hard landscaping for Commercial & Domestic Clients.


Excavation and earthworks to foundations and floorslabs, along with retaining walls, we can cover your groundwork requirements!


Septic tanks to attenuations tanks and sewage treatment plants, rainwater harvesters, soak aways, land drains and inspection chambers.


Landscaping can give your outdoor space a unique and refreshing look. No matter what shape or size your area is, we can work with you to create a stylish and polished look for your space


If you have a project, no matter how small or big, get in touch with Active Groundworks. We cover all of Cornwall and South West and can cover any work that is required.

Demolition and groundworks in cornwall

Active groundworks was founded in 2003.

Based in mid cornwall,near carland cross, we are close to the A30 ( the main route through cornwall) and thus have easy access to the whole of Cornwall.

With continued growth and a substantial portfolio of previous works, we can provide works from an extension to a new build to an industrial park.

a bit more about us

Active Groundworks is a Cornish family run business that you can rely on, please visit our testimonials for reassurance of our professionalism and look through our galleries for examples of our previous work.

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recent projects


Bulk excavation and removal of approx 10500 cubic metres of spoil for a new Range Rover and Jaguar show room.


Installing 1 part of a 3-part attenuation tank for Biffa in Redruth, Cornwall.


An extension to a display area for Mercedes Benz SW of approximately 47 cars.


Another commercial building including foundation pads and a reinforced concrete slab.


Welcome to Active Groundworks

Active Groundworks a Cornish family run business covering all aspects of ground works, civil engineering and hard landscaping. At Active Groundworks we have many years of experience,