Lot 1 of this Framework Agreement is to provide Tree Surgery services in relation to Devon County Council's (DCC) Premises, public Highways network and adjacent land. Work will be required in relation to trees located on or adjacent to properties and to highways, as well as to trees on its rights of way network.
Lot 2 of this framework Agreement is to provide tree Inspection services in in 2 Service Categories:
Trees on DCC's property estate,
Highway Work — trees on the public highway under DCC's responsibilities as a Highway Authority,
Tree inspectors will provide technical advice to the Authority as to what tree surgery services are required.
Exeter City Council is seeking to appoint suitably experienced contractor/s for the provision of arboricultural services. These are divided into 2 lots. The first lot is for the completion of surveys and inspections to the standards as shown in the specifications. The second is to provide tree maintenance. Maintenance requirements cover the full range of arboricultural operations from the removal of epicormic growth to tree planting and crown lifting and surgery. These services are required for the council's tree stock located across various sites within the city of Exeter. The tree stock is greatly varied from young trees through to specimen and veteran trees.
Surveying and inspections of a wide range of trees with corresponding risk assessments and reports as detailed in the specifications.
Maintenance of a wide range of tree types utilising all maintenance techniques to the required standards as shown in the specifications.