The 36-month contract runs from March to October each year and started on 3 April 2019, in the West Lothian and Falkirk areas.
Continental Landscapes Scotland, which is based in Livingston, West Lothian, is providing regular maintenance of grassed areas, rough grassed areas, shrub beds, isolated trees and woodland for the housing association.
There is around.175,612sqm of grassed areas, 7,255sqm of rough grassed areas, 14,000 of shrub bed areas and 1,119m of hedging.
A tree survey will be undertaken at the end of every growing season and the results of this survey actioned during the winter months in accordance with the client’s tree management plan.
The contract is worth £261,959 over three years but there is potential to extend for a further year.
Continental Landscapes Scotland holds several contracts with housing assocations. Almond Housing Association, Blackwood, Elderpark Housing Assocation, Key, Knowes Housing Association and Dalmuir Park Housing Assocation are all clients.