Decay detection using the Resistograph at altitude in tree canopy
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RGS Arboricultural Consultants

RGS Tree Services-who we are and where we operate

Testing trees using the Sonic Tomograph which is used for testing for decay in trees

Tree decay testing using the Sonic Tomograph

From our office in Northampton we cover most of England and Wales and our client base is steadily growing.

Robert Yates (Principal) has had a career spanning agriculture, horticulture and arboriculture over a period of 35 years. Robert holds the formal qualification, Arboricultural Association Technicians Certificate. He has also gained the LANTRA Certificate in Professional Tree Inspection and has completed the Mortgage & Insurance Reporting module.

He is practised in the application of the QTRA system and is a member of both the Arboricultural Association and the Consulting Arborist Society. Since 2001 he has been devoted entirely to consulting arboriculture with a diverse range of clients, both large and small.

Jack Foskett (Junior Surveyor) has been working with RGS on a regular freelance basis since 2016.

Robert Yates-arborist and Principal of RGs Tree Services

Robert Yates-Principal of RGS

Jack Foskett Junior Surveyor at RGS Tree Services

Jack Foskett-Junior Surveyor