This is one of our boards fixed to a clients fence, a small way of local advertisement.
positioning himself for the apical stem cut.
Our main climber Ben Cutting out the apical stem of the tree working above his anchor.
at the top of the tree
working around the tree removing all limbs saving the limb over hanging the telephone wires until last.
our main climber Ben taking down a tall skinny silver Birch tree overhanging a number of telephone wires.
Our main climber Ben continuing to remove sections of the silver birch tree
cutting down sections of the stem with a chainsaw. this was a silver birch tree over hanging telephone lines in a crowded residential area.
A beech tree removal and 4 Pines at Ann Villa Lairg
Close up photo from the goundsmans of our main climber Ben
a distance photo of our main climber standing on top of the stems.
A picture taken from our climber back down to the ground
a picture taken of the work carried out through the day
a side photo of the work being carried out
the finished product after the job all timber was neatly stacked and stumps have been cut lower since, all arising's are bagged and removed leaving a lovely neat finish
a photo from a 90ft sytka spruce at the glorious Hope Estate, our main climber Ben got the opportunity to climbs and section fell this monster tree. the view is down to our groundsman 90ft below
a 30ft piece was felled in a one go to reduce the size of the tree for felling. this huge portion was felled beautifully between a cliff face and a row of sheds.
the huge 60ft Goliath that was felled in one after the top and some blocks had been felled off of it.
the trunk after it was felled and sectioned
the huge root plate and the large base sections. One of which Ben brought back to Lairg and will shortly be displayed out the front of his Home
a Sub climber section felling a tall pine and a previous tree stacked neatly.
one of the sites finished at Hope Estate this site in particular is of extremely environmental significant's and we had the great pleasure of carrying the work out at the location following strict rules.
a traffic management set-up on a small road near Hope Estate Tongue
A climber working on a large beech and a groundsman working on some brash on the environmental site at Hope Estate
A truck and chipper working on Hope Estate
a side view of the truck and chipper on Hope Estate
Large Sycamore tree In Dornoch Castle Hotel over hanging the new distillery
its stem was impacting on the ancient wall at the castle aswell as causing problems to the distillerey
the sycamore after our main climber Ben had removed all of the limbs
A large pile of firewood left for the Castle Hotel in Dornoch
A climber taking a quick break from a hot day in Beauly working on some large sytka Spruce.
A climber very high up on a chestnut removal on a very overcast day.
Ben an colleague pollarding small ornamental trees.
A climber at hope estate about to start the section fell of a large Beech tree
we also carry out hedge here is a hedge that had not been cut in at least a year and we had the pleasure of cutting it back into a neat ornamental boundary hedge.
Large hedge work on a rainy day shaping and trimming garden hedges
More pictures of our large hedge work.
our commercial grass cutting for Balnagown Estate working in Invercassley Village
More pictures of our grass cutting in Invercassley village, this is at the stores.
this was our old vehicle and mower set-up used for our larger jobs, now we have a state of the art Stiga Mulch mower for cutting large areas.
London Plane pollard In London
this is MEWP work removing dead elm trees overhanging a listed dovecot in Ardersier. Ben and a skilled operator performed the whole removal from the basket of the platform.
a quick snap of how we attach our ropes into the tree.
A head cam shot of Ben on a Pole dismantle using spikes and 2 Side lines.
A 140Ft tractor assisted fell of a Douglas fir that was on an estate near Forres. the wood I believe was then sent off to the saw Mill.
A picture of the felling cut of the 140ft Douglas Fir
climbers working in a gorge on a river bank near Cawdor Castle
A huge dead Oak tree that blew down in A storm
A trailer of firewood, all of our waste wood is processed into products to be sold back to our customers. for more information take A look at The Timber Exchange
in our seasonal service sections we offer snow clearance and gritting.
2 of our men clearing a path in a local garden in Lairg
Pictures of controlled burning.
controlled burn the idea is to build a fire fast and very hot allowing you to dispose of large quantity's of brash in minutes
cord wood waiting to be burnt
A picture of ben poaeing ontop of a large felled willow. " you have to enjoy your job to be good at it"
a silhouette of 2 climbers thinning a cherry tree.
A picture of Ben standing under a huge ancient monkey puzzle tree at Aldour estate on the banks of Lochness