The Tree Company is more than who we are. It's what we do. At The Tree Company, we aim for and are passionate about providing high quality, best value tree management solutions.
We are a privately owned and operated tree management specialist company that has been operating in Melbourne since 1998. Our main focus and what drives us is providing high quality and best value Arboricultural Solutions to benefit the urban forest and the needs of our clients.
The Tree Company is now amongst the most reputable and respected tree service providers in Melbourne. An expanding list of regular domestic, commercial and local council clients are a testament to our experience, expertise and the quality of service provided by The Tree Company. We now employ over 25 passionate staff and currently operate 5 trucks and chippers, 2 elevated work platforms, 6 utilities, 3 Stump Grinders, 1 watering & tree planting truck, plant health care equipment, etc.
Tom completed his Advanced Diploma in Horticulture / Arboriculture at the University of Melbourne's Burnley Campus and spent 4 years working with respected Arborists in Melbourne and London. In 2000 Tom founded The Tree Company which, over the past 15 years, has grown from small beginnings to its current stable client base including 6 local councils, golf courses, corporate companies, schools, landscapers and residential customers.
In 2013 Carl Dalla Riva joined The Tree Company in the role of Operations Manager and Consulting Arborist. Carl is a qualified Arborist with many years industry experience, and most recently spent 6 years in the role of Senior Arborist, Statutory Planning and Tree Protection Local Law with the City of Boroondara.
Carl brings a wealth of knowledge and understanding to our organisation, particularly in the administration and management of key clients.
David joined The Tree Company in 2015 to manage the Domestic and Schools arm of the Company. He qualified in the UK (National Certificate & National Diploma in Arboriculture [Durham] and Higher National Certificate in Arboriculture [Uni of Sunderland]) and brings with him 11 years of industry experience in Australia and the UK.
With broad professional expertise in European and Australian trees, combined with strong customer service skills and a friendly approach, David brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to assist with tree management issues.
The Tree Company has a steadfast commitment to client and employee safety. We strive to provide work place environments free from hazards and risks to the health and safety of our staff, contractors, clients, and the general public. To achieve this goal we have developed and implemented a comprehensive Occupational Health & Safety system under the direction of ArborSafe - an OH&S consultancy firm specialising in the arboricultural industry.
To ensure our OH&S policies remain effective and relevant, they are reviewed regularly and amended as necessary to incorporate any changes in work procedures and health and safety legislation.
If you would like more information on the specifics of The Tree Company's OH&S policy, please contact us.