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358 Security Mesh fencing – as a rat deterrent?

Typically, 358 Security Mesh is the ideal solution for a wide variety of high-security perimeter and access control applications…The mesh is made from 75mm x 12.5mm x 4mm galvanised material and polyester-coated welded mesh fabric and is Climb resist …

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7th December 2017

Dismantling a cedar tree at the Mendip Council’s offices in Shepton Mallet

Dismantling a cedar tree at the Mendip Council’s offices in Shepton Mallet – Trevor’s artistic side coming out today… For details of our other tree works see here

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5th December 2017

Equestrian centre Chippenham – work continuing apace

Work continuing apace – buildings going up,  post and rail going in, equestrian school almost complete 7th November 2017  

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29th November 2017

Erection of post and rail, paddocks and buildings for new equestrian yard at Chippenham

We are cracking on in the autumn sunshine with the new equestrian yard at Chippenham post and rail paddocks and buildings going up

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29th November 2017

Tree and hedge reduction and pollard in Glastonbury, Nov 2017

A trip to Glastonbury this week for an overdue pollard and hedge cut along the main road – Before and after shots There were two limes 70ft high,  pollarded to 3 m at the previous pollard points; the hedge was a mix of all sorts of native species and w …

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29th November 2017

Visibility clearance in Bromham

Visibility clearance in Bromham this afternoon by Rich and Simon – ash tree reduction Nov 2017 Here’s a link to our web page detailing all our tree work

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29th November 2017

12 inch post 8 feet high knocked into 4 feet of rock chalk on Salisbury Plain

12-inch post 8-feet high knocked into 4-feet of rock chalk on Salisbury Plain See the post driver in action here. https://www.facebook.com/165568496924335/videos/923202221160955/      

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29th November 2017

Post driving Durrington Nov 2017

This is part of a fence project to create a livestock penning on Salisbury Plain.  As you can see, the terrain is very steep, so tricky to drive them in place.  It is only possible to do this using our tracked machine.  

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29th November 2017

Pollarding willows at Durrington for Wiltshire Wildlife Trust

Trevor has been pollarding willows at Durrington for Wiltshire Wildlife Trust so they can use the branches and timber to reinforce the river banks Durrington village lies about 2 miles north of Amesbury, 10 miles north of the city of Salisbury, and 2 1 …

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29th November 2017

Tree survey health safety tree works Tockington Manor School Oct 2017

Rich and Geoff at Tockington Manor School carrying out 2 weeks of health and safety tree works within the school grounds   Deadwood removal going on a pace at Tockington Manor in the sunshine pics of Geoff and Trevor apparently Rich has even got o …

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29th November 2017

Removal of two large Leyland Cypress trees in Easterton Sands Devizes

This week we saw the removal of two large Leyland Cypress trees in Easterton Sands Devizes resulting in a lot of timber to move! See details of all our tree work on our web link here.           

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29th November 2017

Reduction of Hornbeam in Netherhampton

Earlier this week we undertook  a Hornbeam reduction in Netherhampton for Wiltshire CC .  The photos here show a before and after shot. October 2017

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29th November 2017

Domestic Fencing – case study and testimonial

We were delighted to receive this testimonial from Kieran Pierce following the removal of 50x 50′ conifer and leylandii trees and hedging. Testimonial: “I’m very happy to recommend William Warden and his tree team. What a great bunch of guys – it just …

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19th October 2017

Stable footings for our equestrian project in Chippenham

Now the weather has dried up a little we are able to move the spoil from the 60m x 20m arena along with sand and fibre surface being delivered for us to level.  The stable will be Monarch American style boxes in the barn which gives stables in a large …

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17th October 2017

No two days are the same, working with William Warden of Conservation Contractors

Did you see the article in October’s ‘Life in Devizes’?? In case you missed it, here it is…. No two days are the same working with William Warden, owner of Conservation Contractors

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17th October 2017

Dismantle failing beech tree in Calne August 2017

A fine grey and damp August day for the start of a dismantle of failing beech tree in Calne… And now with all the timber loaded with our telehandler on to local fire merchants trailer for processing This job was also used as the site for our Arb Asso …

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13th September 2017

New eventing yard Chippenham

New eventing yard Chippenham It’s been a busy few weeks for our fencing team working on an exciting new build Equestrian yard project near Chippenham. First up we dug a 60 x 20 arena, installed the drainage, fixed the membrane and added 8 inches of sto …

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13th September 2017

Scrub spraying on Salisbury Plain

Steve, Justin and Mike busy scrub spraying 197 ha on Salisbury Plain See more of our weed control activities here

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13th September 2017

Metal Estate Fence erected Corsham

Metal Estate Fence erected to improve the entrance at Wadswick Green Development in Corsham We erected a metal estate fence to improve the entrance at the Wadswick Green development in August 2017.  We not only constructed it but also painted it on sit …

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13th September 2017

Diseased tree in Trowbridge chopped down over safety concerns

  Conservation Contractors cut down the tree in Balmoral Road.. A DISEASED 50ft tree that was nearly 100 years old had to be cut down from a street in Trowbridge as it was a safety risk. The Lime Tree at Balmoral Road was taken down last week as m …

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13th September 2017

Making and installing props to support veteran oak trees

Making and installing props to support veteran oak trees: Today we have been installing props under veteran oaks to support over extended limbs.  We made the props in-house along with all metal feet and supports, installed by Steve and Dan. July 2017 F …

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26th July 2017

Protech 10 inch wide hole former

Here we are using our versatile Protech Evo 2 self-propelled post driver to create 10″  holes x   1 meter deep in solid chalk for steel gate posts. Our task was to create one meter deep holes for metal gate posts for Wessex Water in Durrington, just no …

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26th July 2017

Artificial surface for healthcare client

This is one for the everything else page on the website We were asked to remove grass and replace with an artificial grass surface for a healthcare client in Poole. For details about our other more unusual work we’ve carried out please see here July 20 …

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26th July 2017

Clearing a bank at Chitterne for Wylye Valley Farm Shoot

Vegetation Management comes in many forms.  Here we’re clearing a bank at Chitterne for Wylye Valley Farm Shoot.   It’s steeper than it looks. And then Rich Trevor Geoff and Lawrence have found a barn whilst working at Valley Farm. For more details abo …

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26th July 2017

Tree team training

Refresher training for the tree department last week with a few practice aerial rescues along with new felling cuts for leaning trees. This is part of our ongoing training for our teams in line with our accreditations and their requirements.  See full …

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3rd July 2017

Security fencing with two access gates for Wessex Water in Blandford Forum Dorset

Something a little different We erected a 2.4 m high “358 prison steel” mesh security fencing with two access gates for Wessex Water in Blandford Forum Dorset.  This was ‘green blend’ in colour so as to blend in with the landscape. The fencing was to p …

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28th June 2017

Hedgehog habitat for Cirencester Opportunity Group

Cirencester Opportunity Group Cirencester Opportunity Group is an independent charity providing integrated education for preschool children and support for their families. M&S supply various foods and undertook to recreate a forest school where the …

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18th June 2017

Security fence and gates Westbury

We erected a security fence and gates to form a new entrance for Witheys Welding in Westbury. It was 2.4m high palisade fencing.  

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15th June 2017

Dismantling trees Tidworth Wiltshire

A few pictures of a large dismantle project started last week for Hill Construction at Tidworth.  We’re removing the overhanging trees on a new housing project for Ministry of Defence to house soldiers returning to Wiltshire.  The trees were a large be …

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14th June 2017

Stump Grinding Marlborough

We’ve been stump grinding all week! Check out our tree surgery page here

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22nd May 2017

Domestic sleeper retaining wall with close board fencing fitted on top in Market Lavington

We supplied and erected a 15m domestic sleeper retaining wall with 1.8m close board fencing on top in Market Lavington. Our client had an old conifer hedge which had passed its usefulness and had become an eyesore.  We removed the conifers and replaced …

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16th May 2017

Post and rail fencing – Chippenham

Busy busy busy 300 metres post and rail completed in Chippenham – one nice straight run of post and rail even if we say so ourselves.  Our Protech is earning her keep! See our fencing page for a bit more info about our Evo2 tracked post driver 300 metr …

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12th May 2017

Converting waste timber to biomass

It seemed a waste to just burn the waste timber from a scrub clearance project, so we are converting waste timber to biomass fuel by chipping. See full details of vegetation management here

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12th May 2017

Chain link fencing for Wessex Water Cheltenham

Just a small job today. We erected 15m x 1.8m high chain link fencing for Wessex Water in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, to separate off some private land which the owner thought was untidy.  

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12th May 2017

Dismantle Poplar Tree in Urchfont

Trevor and Matt have joined the team this week and it was “in at the deep end” with a dismantle of a large Poplar Tree in Urchfont followed by a large tidy up… The tree had become too large for its position close to the house.  Urchfont is north of t …

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6th May 2017

Post and rail Secret Valley Devizes

Some post and rail we erected in the Secret Valley Devizes that we did a week or so ago.  This was a joint effort by the tree division landscaping team and our fencing team. Our remit was to tidy and enhance thus we erected 50m post and rail and a gate …

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3rd May 2017

800m of demarcation fencing for major utility company

This job was for 800m of demarcation fencing for major utility company.  We erected 800 m of posts and single blue rope to act as demarcation fence for new pipeline project for Wessex Water at Durrington.  We did this in just one day – with another 200 …

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3rd May 2017

Weed control on a 100 ac Solar Farm Trowbridge

Here Johnny is spraying weeds on a 100ac (41ha) solar farm between Trowbridge &  Bradford-on-Avon. We used our Honda quad bike towing a sprayer which we adapted for this job.      

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28th April 2017

Beech tree limb removal in Lavington

It was beech tree limb removal in Lavington for us this week. We removed a large limb of a 100′ beech tree over the A360 in Lavington. It had to come down for safety reasons as, during a survey, we found a large crack. See details of all our tree surge …

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13th April 2017

Security Fencing in Sturminster Marshall, Dorset

We tendered for the supply and erection of 200m of security fencing in Sturminster Marshall, Dorset around a new Wessex Water Compound towards the end of last year and were awarded the contract. The fence needed to be 2.1m high with several gates const …

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30th March 2017

Reduction of Oak Trees in Ludwell, near Shaftesbury

Reduction of Oak Trees in Ludwell, near Shaftesbury – 2 very tired climbers this week! We reduced five large 25m oaks overhanging public space on a main WCC highway. One of the limbs had fallen so urgent reduction needed. Ludwell comes within Cranborne …

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24th March 2017

Tree reduction Chapmanslade

Matt and Geoff reduced an ash tree across 3 gardens in Champmanslade, Westbury this month. The large multi-stem ash had become too large for its position and was presenting a problem to the nearby houses, so a reduction of 25% of the crown was carried …

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20th March 2017

Dismantle dead ash tree Rockley

We had to dismantle a dead ash tree in Rockley, near Marlborough; unfortunately no longer safe as near an access road.

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17th March 2017

Pollarding a hornbeam in Burbage

Rich, Matt and Geoff have been busy pollarding a hornbeam in Burbage, in the Vale of Pewsey. Pollarding is a pruning system in which the upper branches of a tree are removed, promoting a dense head of foliage and branches. It has been common in Europe …

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13th March 2017

Post and Rail in Beckhampton with our new Protech Post Driver

Our new piece of kit has arrived complete with whistles and bells! It’s the Protech Evo 2 4×4 towable, ‘self-propelled’ post driver/tracked knocker, 300g hammer, with winch, 2 Rock spikes blade, rock drill, telemast, big weight and self- levelling syst …

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13th February 2017

Dismantle Pine Tree Marlborough

Pictures tell a thousand words – showing Matt undertaking a sectional dismantle in Marlborough of a large pine over a stable block in January. The tree had become unstable and at some point would need to be removed due to its position overhanging stabl …

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25th January 2017

Constructing pheasant pens Wiltshire

Thinking ahead to the autumn, now’s a good time to consider if you need your pheasant pens constructing or extending.  Take a look and let us know if you need any work undertaken. The images here were taken last year for a large Wiltshire-based shoot.

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23rd January 2017

Home Improvements DIY

Even our yard has had a refresh… A few days and a few hundred tons of stone, and the yard is looking much better.  No more paddling around in the mud this winter!

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13th December 2016

Creosoted post and rail and 2 new gates in Potterne

We installed 90 metres of creosoted post and rail and 2 new gates in Potterne which is just south of Devizes. This was to keep the general public out and animals safely apart. To see all our fencing information on our web page please click here

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23rd November 2016

Stock netting on the edge of Salisbury Plain

Dave and his team erected 2000m of stock netting on the edge of Salisbury Plain earlier in Novemberso as to stop people walking into the dangerous area of the Plain. The job needed our post drivers and a good eye by Alex and Mike who did a great job… …

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23rd November 2016

Removal of 30 cherry trees Marlborough

Removal of 30 cherry trees, Marlborough Rich, Geoff and Simon spent a week at Temple Estate in Marlborough at the end of October. They undertook a variety of jobs which included reducing the number of trees on the driveway. The original planting had al …

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31st October 2016

Mulching Dinton, Dartmoor and Bovey Tracey in Devon

Tristan has been busy mulching with the Seppi flail and reverse-drive Valtra… Firstly a 6 ha site near Dinton around juniper bushes and then off to Dartmoor for more of the same the following day.  The poor quality of video is due to the bullet proof w …

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30th October 2016

Picus technology

We returned to Manton to check the health of an ailing beech tree using PICUS technology. The PICUS Sonic Tomograph is used for non-invasive tree risk assessments in order to measure the thickness of the residual wall of trees with internal defects suc …

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24th October 2016

Dismantling a Lime Tree in Tockenham, east of Lyneham and southwest of Royal Wootton Bassett

The lime tree had become unstable due to decay at the base so Rich and his team were called in to dismantle carefully… We were accompanied by our friend Pierre over from France for a week to see how we do things this side of the channel –  better of co …

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22nd October 2016

Removing a 70m conifer hedge Bromham

Removing a 70m conifer hedge in Bromham for PJ Dyke in mid-October was one of the projects we undertook. The hedge was getting too large to manage and impacting on the roadside and will be replaced by a wall. For details of our tree and hedge removal s …

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20th October 2016

Hedge trimming at Manton, Marlborough

We undertook 600m of 8-12ft high Beech hedge trimming at Manton, Marlborough.  The hedge was around the formal gardens, with poor access and tender lawns,  so all the work was done by hand with just a hedge trimmer;  well four actually and using our ME …

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14th October 2016

Protech EV02 tracked self-propelled post driver

Protech EV02 tracked self-propelled post driver – steep or wet ground conditions will be helped by the upgrading of our fencing machinery with the addition of a tracked self-propelled post driver from Protech, called the EV02.  This will be a full spec …

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12th September 2016

Dismantle Lime tree Marlborough

In August we had to dismantle a 100ft lime tree in Marlborough, together with clearing some smaller trees and shrubs and stump removal and grinding. The timber was collected and moved across to  Barbury Castle Estate on the Marlborough Downs to be used …

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30th August 2016

Tracked Chipper

Our new ‘go anywhere’ tracked chipper allows us not only off road but also to meet the majority of challenges where we’re needed to get into difficult areas.  Whether narrow, uneven, sloping or soft ground conditions, we will be able to help. Yet anoth …

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20th August 2016

Wadswick Green, Corsham

Our work at Wadswick Green, Corsham continues… This is the new retirement village. The pictures show the results of our efforts after two days’ strimming and brush cutting – all previously covered in brambles and nettles and an eyesore.   And, look! …

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12th August 2016

Removal of trees and conifer hedging for yard expansion Lacock

Removal trees conifer hedging for yard expansion.  We removed 10 trees and 150 yards of conifer hedging for Stonegate Farmers at Lacock. This was done so that they could extend and improve their yard operation there.  We then took the chippings to anot …

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12th August 2016

By Royal Appointment?

Well, not exactly, but we did undertake some work for Crown Estates in Devizes for the reduction of overhanging willow on Crown Estate.   A group of 3 willow trees had become too tall for their position and were in need of a reduction.

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12th August 2016

Dorset County Council framework agreement

Following on from our last newsletter when we told you about our framework agreement with the Forestry Commission, Conservation Contractors has now been awarded a framework agreement with Dorset County Council.  This includes tree works, weed control, …

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12th July 2016

Team news at Mountain Mayhem

It was nice to have a team day away at Mountain Mayhem – off-road buggies and hovercraft racing and time trials… We managed to break two buggies and even a hovercraft!   If you think you can drive, go and try the hovercraft –  they are a great levell …

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30th June 2016

Dismantling 12 Poplar trees at The Hall Estate, Bradford on Avon

Dan and Matt started a sectional dismantling 12 Poplar trees at The Hall Estate, Bradford on Avon which were 120′ high.   Having a head for heights is one of the more important requisites of the guys on our team!  What a glorious blue sky – haven’t see …

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22nd June 2016

Forestry Commission

Since our last update, we are delighted to confirm that we have secured a framework agreement with the Forestry Commission for the inspection of infected trees across the South West of England This also includes felling infected trees and collecting sa …

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9th June 2016

Post and rail fencing at Manton Grange, Marlborough

In May we erected and replaced additional creosote post and rail fencing at Manton Grange, Marlborough.   This allowed the paddocks to be divided, thus giving increased turnout areas for the growing numbers of horses.

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22nd May 2016

Domestic close board fencing, Devizes

This was just a replacement for some old fencing in Devizes which had seen better days and which we replaced in April.  40m long and 1.8m high, this will last a good 10 – 15 years even longer if a coat of treatment is given every few years.

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25th April 2016

Removing self-set alder trees outside Devizes

In March we used our 360° digger to remove self-set alder trees on a lake outside Devizes. Part of an ongoing project with plenty to undertake, work is carried out in small lots to allow the natural balance of the water and habitat to remain This was p …

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22nd March 2016

Unimog

We’re very excited with our new-to-us additional  Unimog.  We purchased it from Belgium,  brought it back in October,  had it re-sprayed and fully serviced with new brakes and air valves and she’s now ready for work with a wood chipper on the back with …

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9th March 2016

Security fencing with palisade mesh Sturminster Marshall, Dorset

Along with the miles of stock and post and rail fence that Dave and his team erect for landowners, we are now getting more requests for security fencing… sadly a sign of the times. In February we erected high prison grade 3m security fencing for Wess …

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25th February 2016

450m post and rail with double-sided electric at Manton Grange

This time we recently completed a 450m post and rail with double-sided electric on top of the post and rail to stop horses arguing with each other over the fence and damaging themselves or the fence.  This allows for an increased number of horses at Ma …

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18th February 2016

Scrub Clearance on Salisbury Plain

Monday and storm Imogen’s wind and rain kept us away from crop spraying and tree dismantling. So a little light relief was found with scrub clearance on Salisbury Plain to keep Steve, Dan, Scott, Rich and Matt happy. For details of all our vegetation m …

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14th February 2016

Removal of Redwood at Iford Manor

Many of you will know Iford Manor, between Bradford-on-Avon and Freshford.  We had to remove a Redwood which had grown to about 100′ which was now too close to the Manor and unsafe to leave where it was. We, therefore, had to remove it in small pieces …

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9th January 2016

Mulching in Great Cheverell and Corby

Here’s a couple of youtube snippets for you to see of our team mulching Firstly Tristan tackling 4m high blackthorn re-growth   And secondly, our project before Christmas in December 2015 when we undertook an 80ha mulching contract in Corby, North …

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9th January 2016

EssentialArb article

Did you see our article in essentialARB? It was in the Autumn edition, on pages 38-39 and is a snapshot of what we do. “If there’s ever a job advert for someone to look after a war zone, then William Warden has to be the man for the job.  Who else has …

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9th November 2015

Team News and First Aid Training

Under our Approved Contractor status with both the Arboricultural Association and the Contractors Health & Safety Scheme (CHAS), our ongoing training never stops. Well done to Steve for passing his trailer test;  he is now allowed to tow a trailer …

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6th November 2015

4000m Post and Rail Fencing for the MoD in Heytesbury, near Warminster

We erected 4000m post and rail fencing to protect many individual protected trees with a TPO (Tree Preservation Order), including some wonderful old Limes and Beech trees in September.  This took us about 5 weeks but was a very satisfying job to have c …

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30th October 2015

Willow pollarding Patney, near Devizes

Pollarding is a method of pruning that keeps trees and shrubs smaller than they would naturally grow. The image shows Tom putting the finishing touches to a large willow Pollard on an SSSI clearance project. Sites of special scientific interest (SSSIs) …

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18th October 2015

Tree clearance Patney, near Devizes

The picture shows the final stretch of tree clearance over a tributary to the River Avon undertaken in October.  Our task was to clear about a one mile stretch of the trees that were obstructing the waterway.  It was wet underfoot and wetter outside, b …

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18th October 2015

Domestic close board fencing Devizes

Close Board Fencing is renowned for its strength and versatility, without sacrificing its appearance.  Also referred to as Featheredge or Featherboard, it is formed by vertical feather edge boards that each partially overlaps and fix to the rear horizo …

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8th October 2015

Post driving at Rockley near Marlborough

It was a busy time for our Fencing Division on downland in Rockley, near Marlborough, post driving to erect 2000m stock fencing.    A bit hairy at times but a good job was done;  this now brings the total for the year so far to over 30,000m Check out o …

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7th August 2015

Dismantling acacia trees in Devizes

Dismantling acacia trees in Devizes was our task for today.  We dismantled two decaying 24m high Acacia trees in the London Road, Devizes… There was a lot of rot in the trees and they had become unsafe. See our Tree Surgery web page here  

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8th July 2015

Equestrian post and rail

We erected 1000 metres of post and rail with gates and electric for the international 3-day eventer,  David Doel, International Event Rider, of Reybridge Eventing at Lacock. This will give increased turn-out for extra horses, and the fence has an elect …

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7th July 2015

60m hedge reduction Worton, Devizes

The pictures show us half-way through a large reduction on a 60m hedge which had grown to 65′ in Worton Village, Devizes.  Following the unusually high winds in May, several branches had broken off and there was a further risk of more damage, so permis …

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30th June 2015

Keepsafe Equestrian Fencing near Marlborough

Initially, an American form of fencing, which is now proving very popular here in the UK, Keepsafe  Equestrian Fencing is a specially designed wire fence for the equine fencing market. With a durable and protective diamond weave featuring heavy, twiste …

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8th June 2015

80m boundary post and rail, Shaftesbury

80m boundary post and rail in Shaftesbury, with a stock net and rustic round posts with half round rails.

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20th May 2015

Dismantling 9x30m Poplar Trees in Devizes

Following the recent high winds,  Conservation Contractors were called in to reduce a group of 9x 30 metre high Poplar Trees on the old hospital site in Devizes. They were originally planted to screen a long since removed water tower, much to the relie …

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15th April 2015

Japanese Knotweed

Do watch out for this nasty invasive plant – Fallopia japonica – which is a large, herbaceous perennial of the family Polygonaceae, native to Eastern Asia in Japan, China and Korea. It is a notifiable weed, like Himalayan Balsam and Ragwort, and it’s u …

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8th March 2015

Bees in Christchurch, Dorset

We’ve had a busy few weeks in Christchurch, Dorset, giving some TLC, reduction and some felling to 40 oak trees which hadn’t been maintained for many years.   We had one surprise, though…. One of the trunks was hollow as it was full of honey!   A col …

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8th March 2015

Equestrian post and rail fencing at Manton, near Marlborough

We just erected 600m of Equestrian post and rail fencing at the beautiful equestrian estate at Manton, near Marlborough. See details of all our fencing capabilities here.  

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25th February 2015

Security Chain Link Fencing in Avonmouth, Bristol & Weston

Whilst not very exciting images, we erected a lot of security chain link fencing in Avonmouth, Bristol and Weston for Wessex Water.  It’s for the security of their plant, pumping stations and sewage treatment areas.   The fencing is secured through a 1 …

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25th January 2015

Wind blown Silver Birch tree in Edington

This image illustrates the importance of getting your trees surveyed…. This is taken at the rear of Three Daggers Pub in Edington.  Just imagine if it hadn’t been for the Beech Tree stopping the Silver Birch from crashing onto the building.  What mess …

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15th January 2015

Security fencing pipeline and fuel recovery compounds in Manton, near Marlborough

The Conservation Contractors Fencing team undertook security fencing pipeline fuel recovery compounds.  The task was to complete some 300m close board fencing to secure pipeline and fuel recovery compounds for Fisher German who are agents for the Esso …

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20th October 2014

Trimming hedges in Bowerhill

This week we’ve been trimming hedges in Bowerhill

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16th October 2014

Lightning strike in the heart of Bradford on Avon

The lightning storm last week has damaged one of Bradford-on-Avon’s  ancient oak trees which was ‘always there’ as you enter the town near the Canal off the Sainsbury’s roundabout on the Frome Road. Following a call from Wiltshire Council on the Friday …

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20th September 2014

Dismantling Lombardy Poplars in Salisbury

This was a job near Waitrose in Salisbury, which we undertook for Wiltshire County Council.  The 120′ trees had become rotten and unsafe and with a footpath underneath and a river running alongside, made for urgent action needed to remove them. We have …

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18th August 2014

Weed control in a crop of winter wheat

Desiccation of winter wheat 36 m down to 24 m using one of the three Conservation Contractors Bateman rb55 sprayers.  This is just one side of what we are able to do for weed control.   For other options, please see our weed control page on our website …

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8th July 2014

Treating moss and algae on a military airfield

While everyone was tucked up in bed this morning we were applying a biocide treating moss and algae on a military airfield before it went live a 7.30am! The total area covered was 175,000 sq /m.  This was Phase 1 of a contract won by Lafarge Tarmac to …

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20th June 2014