TAG: Arborists

2019 North American Tree Climbing Championship to be held Oct. 11-13

October 9, 2019By

The 2019 North American Tree Climbing Championship (NATCC) will be held at Balboa Park in San Diego from Oct. 11-13. The finals of the event are sponsored by Davey Tree Expert Co. “Tree climbing competitions like the NATCC replicate real-world scenarios where arborists demonstrate peak performance skills and safety techniques,” said Sandra Reid, vice president of corporate communication and strategic... read more

American Arborist adds KASK helmets to product line

April 6, 2015By

American Arborist added KASK helmets to its line of arborist products. The super-plasma helmets are made out of high density ABS plastic and feature 10 vents with aluminum grills to deflect dirt and debris. Designed to withstand impact from the sides or above, the KASK helmets include chin straps and adapters for mounting ear muffs. According to the company, the... read more

Bartlett adds Los Angeles location, acquires Finch Tree

November 18, 2013By

With the acquisition of Finch Tree Surgery, Bartlett Tree Experts, headquartered in Stamford, Conn., fueled its California expansion to include the Los Angeles metro area. Located in San Gabriel, Finch Tree is Bartlett’s seventh operation in the state—it also has offices in the Bay Area and Santa Barbara. “Finch Tree is known for exceptional pruning work,” said James Ingram, Bartlett... read more