Thames river bank Chiswick, Hounslow Council

We were asked by Hounslow Council to visit the site to clear the sloped concrete river bank leaving 20% of the foliage for cover. The project included pollarding (i.e. pruning, during which the upper branches of a tree are removed; the result is a dense head of foliage and branches) two large London planes to […]

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CVU West Cromwell Road

  Over the past 12 weekends, we have been attending West Cromwell Road for a large job of repollarding 13 fully mature London Plane trees (Platanus ×acerifolia). Most of the trees were touching properties, so we had to use all of our experience to lower, and speed line the branches over the wall, therefore avoiding […]

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Tree pruning at GlaxoSmithKline

We were asked to attend the site by GlaxoSmithKline to reduce 13 small red oaks by twenty percent. The objective was to allow security cameras to see the main entrance. This was a tricky job as the branches we were pruning were very small, so getting out to the best growth point took patience and […]

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New build care home horticultural project

PGSD Limited was asked to help with horticultural work by Castleoak for Oak Manor, a new build care home for their client MHA in Shefford, Bedfordshire. The project included the installation of topsoil, 200mm deep for grassed area, 300mm deep for planters and 500mm deep for tree planting. It also included *  The planting of some […]

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Artificial lawn for Heston Primary School

PGSD Limited was asked to quote for circa 300 metres of artificial lawn by Heston Primary School. Having been awarded the project, we dug 65mm below the concrete edging and laid 50mm of type 1 base which was compacted down with a roller. Our team then added 15mm of sharp sand compacted. We then laid […]

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PGSD appoints Business Development Manager

PGSD Limited has appointed Philip Pooley as Business Development Manager. Philip holds a BSc degree in Forestry from the University of Wales, Bangor. He previously served as a Contracts Manager which included meeting clients to discuss their requirements, create specifications and quotations and follow up to secure business. Philip has extensive experience in the landscaping industry […]

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Hounslow Business Awards finalist 2017

It has been announced that PGSD Limited are Finalists in the 2017 Hounslow Business Awards, Best SME category. The Hounslow Business Awards have been created and organised by the Hounslow Chamber of Commerce to reward the Borough‘s dynamic and innovative enterprises. As Hounslow is benefiting from considerable investment and business growth, what better time to be associated with […]

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Chiswick community programme

PGSD Limited has been helping with planting for the Chiswick community programme. PGSD and Hounslow Highways will be looking after the flower beds for this project. Gary Winterbottom, Community Environment Officer for Hounslow Highways commented: “The plants should look nice together and spread into the space. PGSD and I will be able to help the […]

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