Cemetery Construction and Extension

White Horse Contractors are a leading provider of specialist cemetery construction and extension services, with an in-depth understanding of the unique procedures required by a variety of faiths.

Experts in land drainage and water engineering, we work with leading cemetery designers to deliver comprehensive groundwater protection plans, to meet or exceed legislative requirements and prevent groundwater pollution.

Cemetery Construction

With over 60 years’ experience in land drainage and construction, our in-house experts will manage every aspect of your new cemetery build, from initial design and planning through to burial plot construction, associated access routes and landscaping. White Horse Contractors continuously invests in our plant machinery, staff and equipment to ensure that we offer clients the very latest technology to minimise risk and maximise results.

Cemetery Clients

As leading land drainage and civil engineering contractors, our clients benefit from our substantial heritage and in-house expertise. Recent cemetery projects include:
  • Slough Cemetery, Berkshire
  • Trent Park Cemetery, London
  • Kings Norton Cemetery, West Midlands

Cemetery Extension


We understand the difficulties of undertaking a cemetery extension project, whether working within tight timeframes to deliver urgent extensions or preparing a longer-term phase of works. We have substantial experience in the extension of existing cemeteries, understanding the need to deliver to the very highest standards while minimising disruption to the day-to-day operation of your existing cemetery.


  • Burial plot layout design and construction

  • Specialist drainage design and installation

  • Concrete header beam construction

  • Soft and hard landscaping

  • Access roads, pathways and car parks

  • In-house specialist plant

Delivered with care


With a proud history of excellence in the construction and extension of cemeteries, our experts have a deep understanding of the specialist needs for a variety of faiths and cultures, such as Islam, Judaism and Catholicism.

The on-site team is closely supported by our in-house designers to ensure our clients’ vision is delivered to the highest quality.

Cemetery Design


As well as offering specialist cemetery construction, our dedicated in-house design team can create concept drawings and technical designs to realise your vision.

For more information call 01865 736272 or email whc@whitehorsecontractors.co.uk