Horticultural and grounds maintenance services
OCS is proud to maintain a wide variety of green spaces, across the seasons, to the highest horticultural standard; we know that first impressions count.
We ensure an aesthetically pleasing, functional and safe environment for your staff and visitors, delivering services to enhance and protect environments that provide pleasure to all kinds of people, whether it is the workplace, recreational areas, commercial spaces, training areas or sites of historical or natural interest.
We carry out site-specific environmental risk assessments to safeguard the environment and biodiversity characteristics of each individual site, protect SSSI and conservation habitats, and work closely with you to underpin your reputation by delivering best horticultural practice, ensuring a safe environment for the public, residents, pupils and employees.
Our staff are highly skilled in horticulture and environmental awareness, and are provided with on-site training to ensure they employ the best and safest working methods for your site. They are trained to operate machinery safely and effectively and use chemicals safely, holding the necessary qualifications, such as chain saw and chemical handling. Our team deliver grounds services in environments where visitors’ pleasure is paramount, such as London’s Royal Parks.
We deliver a full array of horticultural and grounds maintenance services including:
- Maintaining beds, shrubs and hedges and controlling weeds safely
- A full arboricultural service, including tree surveys and maintenance programmes
- Mowing complex grassed areas around properties, along verges and on international airports and operational airfields
- Maintaining and creating natural and artificial sports pitches
Our experienced management team works seamlessly within your organisation to contribute meeting your objectives, ensuring health and safety, legal and regulatory compliance, contributing to sustainability, delivering value for money and upholding your reputation.