Ecologic Tree Service is a professional tree service based in Denmark, servicing the private domestic market, numerous important local and state government clients and numerous NGO’s and private businesses that manage and own property over much of the Great Southern Region of WA.
Their business plan is to provide the community with a professional, informative and friendly service that is efficient and competitive in the marketplace.
The business is modelled around striving to establish, develop and maintain a permanent and growing loyal clientele that seeks a quality tree care and management service that can be relied on to provide professional advise based on industry best practice and standards now and in the future.
They are based in Denmark but operate over a region extending from Walpole in the west, Frankland, Kojonup and Katanning in the north and Jerramungup in the east. Most of their clients are in Denmark and Albany (70% – 80% of the clientele is in Denmark, 10% – 20% in Albany with the remaining 5% – 10% located outside of these two centres)
The business was started from nothing in 2006, initially trading under the name Greenman Trading Company. At first the business grew slowly as it took several years to become established. Once established the enterprise has grown steadily each year and currently and for the past 3 x years has had an average turnover of greater than $400,000 pa.
The business is a family owned and run concern, registered as a partnership. Currently the partners are only working a 3 day week.
Besides the two owners the business employs a works crew of 1 x permanent skilled leading hand and between 2 – 4 casual workers with a variety of skills depending on demand. The crew usually works a 4 day week.
They employ a contractor (diesel mechanic) as a contractor to come in once a week for half a day to repair and maintain equipment.
They own and operate a range of plant and equipment which includes 3 x chippers, 2 x elevated work platforms, 2 x tip trucks with chip bins, 4 x Utes, 1 x stump grinder, a range of chainsaws and other powered machines, ropes, climbing equipment and rigging equipment.
They have the capacity to run 2 x fully equipped and independent works crew and try not to extend our working week to 5 days. More days are possible.
They run a fully equipped workshop (leased) which is in the Denmark Industrial Area with an adjacent yard to park and secure plant and equipment when not in use.