Tree felling in Torquay

By Bill Crumby | August 26, 2018

[metaslider id=25404] Mitie Group contacted Greentrees to dismantle a large Monterey Cypress planted in the Victorian era on a restricted site.  There was no crane access and very limited work area with the tree being situated on a cliff edge.  The job was completed safely over two days.  Picture shows Charlie Bradford preparing to rig…

Felling trees infected with Ash Die-back

By Bill Crumby | August 26, 2018

Greentrees was contacted by The Devon Railway Centre in Bickleigh to remove mature Ash trees infected with Ash Die-back.  The GRCS rigging system was used as the trees were dismantled over the very delicate crazy golf course without causing any damage. Bickleigh was the site of the first outbreak of Ash Die-back in Devon and…

Greentrees New Office

By Ian Stone | January 29, 2018

[metaslider id=25333]   Various stages of the building of the office at Greentrees. Emanuel Hendry Ltd built this as a green larch frame (no nails or screws) using traditional methods and locally sourced timber. We now have a totally unique building.

Turkey Oak Hung Up During Recent Storms

By Ian Stone | January 29, 2018

  Greentrees called in to make safe a large split out Turkey Oak hung up in other trees after recent storms. Bill Crumby is probably the most experienced tree surgeon in the  area for dealing with storm damaged/hung up trees having spent 8 months in London clearing damage after 1987 and then again in 1990/91…