Housing association Karbon Homes is responsible for the management and maintenance of almost 30,000 properties, making it one of the largest organisations of its kind in the North East and Yorkshire. As part of a business partnership with the Byker Community Trust (BCT), Karbon Homes provide BCT with a dedicated Grounds Maintenance Team, responsible for the upkeep of the Grade II* Listed Byker Estate. Helping Grounds Maintenance Officer Dan Thompson and his team of five with the woodland maintenance is a QuadChip 160 from GreenMech.
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GreenMech re-arranges dealer cover for Devon and Somerset
Europe’s top-selling wood chipper manufacturer GreenMech have announced a rearrangement of their dealer cover in Devon and Somerset. As from 14th November, Andrew Symons Ltd will be handing sales and support for Devon, with dedicated GreenMech specialists operating out of three depots.
Photo hobby is full of promise.
This awesome picture of a GreenMech ArbTrak 200 was shot by 14 year-old Will Sharp, using an iPhone, “Photography is my hobby,” commented Will, “and this shot of my Dad’s GreenMech ArbTrak with sun-rays coming through the trees was just asking to be taken.”
Woodland management is ‘top of the list’ for Fife Golf Trust together with a GM QuadTrak
Nearly 20 years of minimal woodland management across several courses in Scotland has come to an end thanks to the Fife Golf Trust and their purchase of a GreenMech QuadTrak chipper and trailer. Fife Council owns seven golf courses and the Trust has maintenance responsibilities for all of them. Golf Courses Manager Paul Murphy and his team of 21 greenkeepers has now put the disposal of the woody waste firmly back on the agenda with their recent purchase.
GreenMech launch ‘next-gen’ SURE-Trak System at APF 2018 with more safety features than thought possible!
Prototype 19-28 with SURE-Trak System on testGreenMech will use APF 2018 to launch their next generation SURE-Trak System (Patent Pending). Ever since its introduction in 2002, the SAFE-Trak19-28 woodchipper has become an indispensable tool for operators traversing embankments or working on uneven ground. 2018 will see further improvements to its stability and performance, thereby broadening the 19-28’s usage profile.
River Clyde Property Management consider their Arborist 150 to be a cracking machine
River Clyde Homes is an Inverclyde-based housing association that manages 5600 homes and factors 2500 properties for home owners. In 2017 River Clyde Property Management was created as an ‘in-house’ specialist team to maintain the grounds, landscaping and the local environment. Grounds Supervisor, Derek Robertson, quickly specified a GreenMech Arborist 150 woodchipper to join his fleet as it was “versatile enough to cope with the variety of arboricultural work we were going to face”.
GreenMechs’ new Arb150 petrol model ticks all the boxes for Wiltshire Countryside Services
Wiltshire Countryside Services have become the latest company to purchase an Arb 150p from GreenMech. For owner Adam Lonsdale, his decision was swayed not only by the build quality and back-up service available from GreenMech compared to the alternatives available in the current market, but also by the superior performance of this petrol version.
Luscombe Plant Hire double up on their Greenmech fleet to meet demand
Luscombe Plant Hire, based in Ulverston, Cumbria, stock a wide range of site machinery and tools available for daily, weekly, or long-term hire. After noticing that their GreenMech Arborist 130 woodchipper was hardly ever in the yard, owner Simon Luscombe decided to add a second one to his hire fleet to meet the consistent demand.
Greenmech CS100 becomes great addition to holiday park maintenance regime
After taking delivery of a GreenMech CS100 from his local dealer Turner Groundcare in the spring of 2017, Arthur Owen of Rhos Holiday Park says that maintaining the sites hedges and brash is now a breeze. The Holiday Park, in a relaxed location on the Isle of Anglesey, offers pitches to static caravans and tourers just minutes’ walk from award winning beaches and Red Wharf Bay.