Commercial Site Clearance

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Commercial Site Clearance

Our land clearing and tree felling services are designed to meet the needs of our site management and maintenance commercial customers.

With over 38 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. Elcot Environmental 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.


Site Preparation

We offer a fully managed service for the collection and disposal of technical and hazardous waste materials.

Correctly disposing of the many waste streams encountered during a site clearance can be a daunting prospect. Our team can project manage the entire process for you, from initial site survey to removal, and have experience dealing with all types of clearances.

Elcot has 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. Including plant, operatives and labour. 

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.


What our Costs Include:

Full site set up

Health & Safety Plan to CDM requirements

All plant, operatives, labour

All to standards set out in our ISO 9001,14001 and OHSAS 18001

Complete project management

Scrub/Vegetation clearance

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

Destructive searches and sensitive vegetation clearance services are widely used by ecological consultants and developers across the UK. Elcot Environmental combines 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.

Forestry Mulching

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

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    Our Services


    We can eradicate and manage Japanese Knotweed or other invasive weed issues.


    Site Clearance

    Our land clearing and tree felling services are designed to get your site ready for development.



    We can remove Japanese Knotweed from your property permanently.


    Commercial Knotweed removal and land clearance. Trust us.

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    Blunsdon, Swindon, SN25 5DL

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    01793 700100


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    Princess Way, Swansea, SA1 3LW

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    Elcot Environmental Ltd

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    Kingsdown Lane
    SN25 5DL

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    01793 700100