Tree Services Greater Manchester

Tree Services Greater Manchester

Trafford Council is developing a framework agreement for a full spectrum of arboricultural work. 

Trafford Council
Tree Services
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Trafford Council is developing a framework agreement for a full spectrum of arboricultural works including tree pruning, felling, tree planting, stump grinding and epicormic removal. The Council will also have a requirement for emergency call out in and out of hours emergency working. The services are to be split into 6 Lots to include but not exclusive:-
 
Lot 1 Tree pruning, felling and full spectrum of aboricultural works
Lot 2 Emergency call out works
Lot 3 Works for restricted access
Lot 4 Supply of trees
Lot 5 Stump Grinding
Lot 6 Epicormic growth
Applicants may apply for one or more Lots. Applicants are asked to indicate which lot they are applying for in the table provided on page 2 of the PQQ document.
Lot 1 Tree pruning, felling and full spectrum of tree works
The Council require organisations to provide a full spectrum of arboricultural works including tree pruning, thinning, felling and crown reduction works.
Lot 2 Emergency Call Out Works
The council require an emergency / urgent Arboricultural service both Out-of-Hours and during Working Hours in respect of tree maintenance. This is to include tree inspection, tree surgery, stump removal, temporary re-instatement of tree pits, tree pruning to be carried out next to highways, in parks and open spaces, in social services property, communal housing areas, schools, cemeteries and Housing Trust land in the Borough of Trafford.
 
For Emergency Works the successful contractor will be expected to attend to an incident within 1 hour of being notified by the Council.
 
Lot 3 Works for Restricted Access
The Council is seeking contractors to carry out aboricultural works, with access to restricted sites such as Trafford Housing Trust properties, schools and social services.
Lot 4 Supply of trees
The Council is looking to appoint a number oforganisations to supply a range of trees to include extra heavy standard, containerised trees, light standards. The Council will also require the provision of root balled and bare rooted trees to the specification as above.
Lot 5 Stump Grinding
The Council require a number of fully qualified stump grinding contractors to undertake the removal of stumps on the highway, in parks and open spaces. These will be in a number of different surfaces i.e. tarmac, flag and grass.
Lot 6 Epicormic Growth
This work comprises of the removal of all basal and epicormic growth from the bases and trunks of the specified trees. All growth is to be removed (including lower branches where appropriate) to a height of 2.5m. This includes growth that hangs lower than 2.5m.

Contact:
Mrs Chris Dennen
Email Address:
chris.dennen@trafford.gov.uk
Telephone:
0161 912 1244
Address:
Quay West
Trafford Wharf Road
Trafford Park
Greater Manchester
M17 1HH
United Kingdom
Key Dates
01/08/2012
30/07/2016
16/03/2012 12:00
23/04/2012 12:00
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