Formed in 2008, David Smith Contractors is one of the leading Civil Engineering and Demolition Contractors, based in the North East of Scotland.

Our ability to carry out both groundworks and demolition, facilitates a complete continuity of service inhouse that can be provided to our customers.

Strategic and continual investment in our fleet, plant and new technology provides our customers with the confidence that their contract will be carried out using the most up to date techniques, equipment and skilled workforce .

David Smith Contractors provides a complete range of civil engineering services including;

  • Bulk Earthworks & GPS Modelling.
  • Site Clearance
  • Demolition including soft strip
  • Substructure Foundation & Concrete works
  • Retaining Walls
  • Sewer & Drainage Systems
  • Hard Landscaping
  • Road Formation
  • Piling
  • Crushing & Screening
  • Disposal
  • Quarry Aggregate

Our People


David Smith

Managing Director


Simon Gilmartin

Contracts Director


Graham Steele

Commercial Manager


David Morgan

Demolition Manager


Mark Frizzel

Contracts Manager


Ian Nelson

Senior Estimator


Kenny Macleod



Martin Edward

Transport Manager


Andy Phipps

Senior Quantity Surveyor


Lewis Strachan

Quantity Surveyor / Assistant Estimator



External Health and Safety Consultant

Places where we work

  • Aberdeen City
  • Aberdeenshire (Peterhead, Fraserburgh, St Fergus)
  • Elgin
  • Lossiemouth
  • Grantown of Spey
  • Aviemore
  • Isle of Skye
  • Dundee
  • Inverurie
  • Inverness
  • And many more.

Health and Safety

David Smith Contractors has committed to the protection of all staff, personnel and the public on all of are given works. We aim to achieve a lasting safe environment for out workforce and the public on all of our projects along with careful environmental considerations such as pollution management. At David Smith Contractors we have implemented an Integrated  Management System (IMS) in house to assure that we meet all current site standards, and exceed them in all areas of our work. Please take the time to look at our current Health and Safety Policy and Environmental Policy.