Experience Nov 2005- Present
I returned from Canada in September 2005 after working as a consulting arborist for three years with a prominent Tree Care company in Toronto, to establish my own company, Arbor-Care Professional Consulting Tree Service covering all aspect of tree preservation.
Arbor Care won the BEST NEW BUSINESS 2008 as voted by the Limerick Enterprise Board.
Michael Garry is a past Board member of Crann. Crann is an NGO organization set up to raise awareness of the environmental importance of trees, hedgerows and woodland. To date I have undertaken projects for the following:
1. National Roads Authority.
Arborcare co-wrote a document for the NRA, Guidelines for the Protection and Preservation of Trees, Hedgerows and Scrub prior to, during and post construction on national road schemes. This document was recently published on the NRA web site and is available for review. Please click here to review the full document
Arbor-Care has undertaken large scale tree hazard assessments on many prominent sites including, Derrynane house, Garnish Island, Fota arboretum and Gardens. Annesgrove Gardens.
3. Fingal Co. Council & Dunlaoighre/Rathdown Co. Council
Arbor-Care has undertaken many tree surveys (Bs 5837) and valuations on various projects for these councils.
4. London Borough of Islington Council.
I undertook a four month contract working as a Tree Preservation Officer with Islington Borough Council. Working in the planning department, I supervised and worked with planners offering advice on tree related issues for planning and pre-planning applications.
Arbor-Care undertaken tree surveys and hazard tree assessment reports on several projects for following: