Arbor Venture represented at the UK&Ireland tree climbing competition this past weekend at Exeter University. A huge thank you to Zoe for inputting data into the scoring program. Stuart for volunteering his time at the speed events. Ben competed and came 10th overall. Simon completed in his first competition with only 4 months climbing experience. Jo placed 1st female and 2nd overall. Tom made it down to cheer us all on. Very proud weekend watching everyone work so hard and really enjoy themselves. 👍💪🌳🍻🏆 ... See MoreSee Less
More staff training, Tom and Ben getting to grips with removing stems with the crane on our Unimog. This turned out to be the perfect tree with multiple stems to learn on, while Josephine was able to climb alongside them both and talk them through the operation. Good job guys! ... See MoreSee Less
Summer Branch Drop is a poorly researched phenomena broadly characterised by long branches breaking from large mature trees with no obvious visible defects, following extended dry periods in summer. There has been little scientific investigation into the failure mechanism, but there is an accumulati...
We love to see the development of our staff. This is Simon who started with no experience in January and has been working hard on his climbing. He has already gained his chainsaw felling and tree climbing qualification. He is being given new challenges everyday and now is starting to use the chainsaw in the tree. Keep up the good work Simon. ... See MoreSee Less