Afan Landscapes Ltd is a privately owned multi disciplined commercial business delivering high quality landscape and civil engineering services across the UK external works sector.
We are experienced at providing landscape solutions for public bodies, major developers, blue chip companies and the like. Our diversified skills and over 40 years of experience being a key feature of our business, thus enabling us to create sustainable landscaping that exceed expectations. Our detailed knowledge and experience of the whole development process from project conception, through design, approvals, construction and maintenance. Our expertise is landscape construction and we are environmentally aware, with an excellent understanding of the relationship between works design, scope, quality, cost, programme and risk.
Our commitment to the protection of the environment is reflected in our conservation techniques during construction and in the finished works.
Our clients highly recommend us because we are client focused and project driven. Our relationship with each client being a true partnership.
Membership of the British Association of Landscape Industries and accreditation to ISO 9001, 14001 and OHSAS 18001, CHAS, Constructionline and Achillies attest to the companyâ€™s commitment to professionalism and ongoing professional development.
Afan Landscapes has built a reputation as a centre of excellence for the construction of landscaping projects. Wide acclaim from the industry â€“ Prince of Wales Award, best BALI contractor awards won over the past three decades â€“ are significant only because they endorse the views by the users of the completed schemes.
Our greatest asset in delivering exceptional commercial landscaping is our people.
Through extensive recruiting and screening programs, we attract reliable employees. We seek individuals with a strong landscape or civil engineering background, and appropriate formal education and / or training in the industry.
We retain quality employees and provide ongoing training and development programs.
The result is a workforce that is qualified, reliable, and excited to bring you exceptional service.
Our systems in practice;
- Talent Acquisition Group: A selected group of industry and human resources professionals oversee our screening.
- Pre-hire Background Checks: Criminal background checks and DVLA screenings are a standard practice.
- Random Drug Testing: All employees are subject to random drug testing by a 3rd party.
- Training: Providing high quality landscaping demands the use of high calibre, skilled operatives. At Afan Landscapes Ltd the training needs of our employees are regularly reviewed and implemented to ensure that our workforce is highly skilled, motivated, efficient and are always working in a safe and professional manner.
The list below is not exhaustive and serves to illustrate some of the training
- SMSTS Site Manager Safety Training Scheme
- SSSTS Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme
- CSCS Construction Skills Certification Scheme
- CPCS Construction Plant Certification Scheme
- NVQ II Landscaping
- NVQ II Horticulture
- Manual Handling and Safety Awareness
- First Aid
- Regular tool box talks
- PA 1, 6 & 9 Pesticide Application