Construction and Civils
We help the construction and civil engineering industry understand the problem with invasive weeds while providing an effective range of treatments backed by a guarantee.
We operate across the country but specialise in London and areas surrounding the M4 corridor to provide personalised removal plans based on each individual site.
Elcot Environmental is the company many contractors use time and time again, because of our in-depth knowledge of managing Invasive Non-Native Species in an environmentally conscious way. We’re widely regarded as one of the top Japanese Knotweed eradication and management specialists in the UK.
We Include, as standard:
- Full site clearance and set up
- Health & Safety Plan to CDM requirements
- All equipment, machinery, operatives, and labour
- All to standards set out in our ISO 9001, 14001 and OHSAS 18001
- Complete project management
Commercial Site Clearance
We have over 40 years’ experience on large-scale commercial site clearance projects for site development projects or land management and habitat enhancement operations.
Our highly experienced team of specialists are capable of tackling jobs of all sizes and complexities. We offer a range of commercial site clearance solutions and services from a complete package of works to prepare your site for development or individual project-specific treatments.
Once your site is clear we can put down a hard- standing road layout, add security fencing and access points so your site is 100% ready for your project to get started.
We have the equipment, machinery and highly skilled labourers that can tackle any vegetation site clearance project in a range of environments on both brownfield and greenfield sites. We can organise everything you need at a competitive price and deliver it to anywhere in the UK.
Our services include a complete package of vegetation removal works from felling, cutting, stump removal/treatment and treating of vegetation material to removal and chipping of arisings.
Along with our site clearance services Elcot are also the UK’s Leading Commercial Japanese Knotweed Removal Specialists – Since 1982 working with commercial developers and property professionals.
Scrub and Vegetation clearance
Site Clearance Services Include:
Tree Felling / Chipping and Removal
We have a wide range of experience in tree removal works and large-scale tree felling of sites in preparation for site development works.
Destructive searches and sensitive vegetation clearance services are widely used by ecological consultants and developers across the UK. We combine forestry techniques and equipment with experienced operators. This approach delivers a high speed and cost-effective solution to all site vegetation and habitat clearance issues.
Habitat Suppression Spraying
Spraying with chemicals (herbicides) is an effective method of treatment to stop the spreading of the plant.
Tree Root Protection Fencing
We offer tree protection fencing to protect the entire tree including the root system, the trunk, bark, branches, tissue and surrounding soil from damage, compaction, and contamination.
Tree Stump Removal / Stump Grinding and Shredding
We have a range of equipment at our disposal to carry out the removal or grinding down of tree stumps after tree felling works.
Temporary Site Fencing
Temporary fencing is designed to create a temporary perimeter around a site for the safety and security of individuals on either side of the perimeter.
Scrub Removal and Vegetation Clearance (Flailing and Mulching)
We can carry out scrub clearance and vegetation removal works throughout the UK. We offer a complete package of works from the removal of scrub, trees, blackthorn or hawthorn, rhododendron through to follow works including stump removal, mulching, chipping or disposal of arisings.
A land clearing method that uses a machine to cut, grind, and clear vegetation. A forestry mulching machine uses a rotary drum equipped with steel chipper tools or blades to shred vegetation. Elcot Environmental can undertake site clearance of trees scrub and other vegetation.
Whether you are a major developer or a smaller contractor, we:
- are a “Contractors Contractor”
- talk your language
- want to work with you, and for you again
- are a culture and system-driven company
Elcot Environmental Ltd