Richard Field Groundworks Ltd

Groundwork Contractors in Chichester | FAQ

As an established company, we provide groundworks services to projects of every size and requirement in Chichester and the surrounding areas. Adept at carrying out all aspects of our trade, we deliver unbeatable results. From drainage preparation to sand school construction, we make sure every project receives the most suitable, high-quality materials and services.


Working as professional groundwork contractors and septic tank installers, we are frequently asked about our services and our company. You will find the answers to our most commonly asked questions below, but don’t hesitate to get in touch with any further queries.


What groundworks services do you provide?


With over 40 years’ trade and industry experience, we are proud to deliver the following services in Chichester and Godalming:

  • Bulk Excavation
  • Soil Screening
  • Ground Preparation for New Builds
  • Concrete Laying
  • Foundations
  • Site Clearance
  • Drainage Preparation
  • Septic Tank Installations
  • Sewage Treatment Plants
  • Landscaping (Soft and Hard)
  • Road Construction
  • Pond and Lake Construction


All work strictly complies to relevant regulations and controls, ensuring the safety and quality of projects.


What equestrian services do you provide?


With a founder experienced in horse-riding, we are the ideal choice for equestrian construction services, providing:


Including professional drainage preparation and supply of aggregates, our groundwork contractors construct equestrian services with meticulous attention to detail.


How much experience do you have?


Established in 1977, Richard Field Groundworks Ltd has over 40 years’ experience delivering high-quality services in Chichester and the surrounding areas.


Every member of our team is experienced working with all types of customer, from domestic to industrial, carrying out work with professionalism and surety.


With an extensive equestrian background, Richard Field knows everything there is to know about successful sand school construction, as well as all other equestrian services.


How do I know work will be to a high standard?


Because, as dedicated groundwork contractors, we expect nothing but the highest quality results. As a local, family-run business, we place a strong emphasis on customer satisfaction, providing personalised services alongside modern, innovative methods.


With the latest equipment and machinery, which we expertly maintain, we have the most suitable tools for every job, allowing us to deliver a superior finish.


I live in a property with a septic tank. What are my legal obligations?


Customers in Chichester who live in a property with a septic tank need to maintain it in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions.


You may also need to register your tank with the Environment Agency and obtain an Environment Permit. As septic tank installers and drainage preparation experts, we advise on all regulations and requirements surrounding installation and maintenance.


If you need information about your responsibilities as a homeowner with a septic tank, or you require installation of a new system, get in touch with our team.

If you have any further queries, or require more information about the services we provide as groundwork contractors in Chichester, call 01483 894 461 or 07976 626 890.