ray britland contracting

grass and scrub mowing   hedgerow management   seeding service   commercial maintenance   specialist machinery hire   

ENVIRONMENTAL CONTRACTORS
HEDGE AND GRASS CUTTING SPECIALISTS

TERMS AND CONDITIONS  PRIVACY POLICY © 2013

We employ Reform tractors designed to cope with conditions in the mountainous regions of Austria which, with their low centre of gravity and low ground pressure tyres, are equally at home on steep slopes of up to 1 in 2 or flat land.

All our drivers hold CSCS safety cards, using modern machines with full records and maintenance programmes in place and subject to all relevant insurance for the type of work we carry out.

Our plant and equipment includes two 8 metre reach side arm flail mowers, three 7 metre side arm flails (one fitted with a saw head for dealing with overgrown hedges), also 6 reform tractors with front mounted flail mowers and we also have a number of 5 metre flex wing rotary mowers.

A SELECTION OF OUR PAST AND CURRENT CONTRACTS:

 - Manchester Airport Runway 2 environnmental work.
  - Work to the
M60, M62, M53, M67, A56, A580, A500 Shevington By-Pass,
     A120, Great Leas (London), Bingley By-Pass,
M6 Toll Road.
  - Hedgerow restoration for Canals & River Trust and work for The National Trust.

GRASS AND SCRUB MOWING

Grass and scrub mowing is carried out using the Reform tractors with front mounted flail or rotary mowers. We also offer a ' cut and clear' service for wildflower meadows and other open areas.  For large, flat areas of grass we use the 5 metre flex wing mowers. The 8 metre side arm flails are ideal for mowing on river banks or for embankments steeper than 1 in 1. Mulag RM70 with scrub cutting head able to cut at up to an angle of 45 degrees.

COMMERCIAL MAINTENANCE

Our commercial maintenance service includes, all lawn and garden management for large commercial properties, i.e. offices, trading estates and National Trust buildings and gardens.

HEDGEROW MANAGEMENT

Our hedgerow management service includes flail hedge cutting or hedgerow restoration by coppicing or cutting back overgrown hedges, in addition to planting them back up to rejuvenate the hedgerow.

SEEDING SERVICE

Seeding is carried out using Reform tractors with harrows, rotavators, seeders and rollers.  Large scale seeding is undertaken by our 130hp tractors with ploughs, power harrows drill combinations, harrows and rollers. Hydro seeding included.

SPECIALIST MACHINERY HIRE

We Hire out the McConnel Robocut which is an innovative solution to the perennial problem of how to safetly maintain slopes and banks. This powerful machine with a 40hp Isuzu diesel engine has rubber tracks which ensure maximum traction and the flail mower can cope with everything from grass and weeds to bracken and brambles. Get in touch for a quote for self-drive of this machine.

ENVIRONMENTAL CONTRACTORS
HEDGE AND GRASS CUTTING SPECIALISTS