Soft & Hard Landscaping Services
A.G.A. Group’s experienced team of skilled operatives have worked on a large number of soft planting schemes from formal to informal, intensive to extensive, traditional to the unusual.
With the benefit of 10 years of experience, our clients can be sure they will get the first-class scheme with quality plants that will thrive in the years to come. All of our on-site operatives are fully trained and CSCS-carded, supported by highly experienced Contract Managers, staying in close contact with the site team to deliver a high standard of finish within each individual required timescale.
Soft Landscaping Services
- Tree planting all sizes up to 1m girth
- Shrubs, perennials, herbaceous planting
- Wildflowers, seeding and bulbs
- River, lake and pond works
- Irrigation systems
- Design (Detail/Development)
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Hard landscaping has been at the forefront of the business since it began. Our breadth of experience translates into being able to work to extremely tight tolerances of the detailed design on complex projects, ensuring all elements are precisely set out.
The AGA Process To Hard Landscaping
Our in-depth experience means that we are able to take full responsibility for each project from initial conception through to project completion. To assist clients to visualise what is possible, we are able to aid this with the creation of conceptual drawings and designs.
Hard Landscaping services
- Water features
- Boardwalks, decks, platforms and terraces
- Service diversion
- Civil works
- Design (Detail/Development)
A Note On Our Suppliers
Our network of suppliers is very important to the business and have been carefully vetted. They must comply with all health and safety requirements and meet our stringent quality and environmental standards (e.g. ISO 14001, FSC certified). We manage our approved supply chain so there is no over-ordering and the quality of supplies is maintained (minimising wastage), with deliveries being correct and on time.
Civil Engineering & Building Works
Our team are able to deal with all customer requirements for a civil engineering project, and with any water element; whether it be working on water, in water or just installing new water infrastructure.
Our management team and workforce are highly trained, and are able to deal with all scenarios that may arise whilst working on projects including:
- Tidal works
- Retaining/dam walls
- Reservoir repairs and refurbishments
- Erosion control schemes
- Piling works
- Landscaping and surfacing works
We have a dedicated team of specialists who are highly experienced and skilled at working within challenging and sensitive sites.
Adopting a sensitive approach to every project ensures that A.G.A. Group is able to identify areas for environmental improvement, helping to deliver added value for clients, which can be transferred into areas of their CSR or environmental policies. Water management is important. As specialist lake and pond contractors, AGA Group will design, build, install and maintain a wide range of projects.
Areas Of Hard Landscaping Services
- Wetland habitats and reedbeds
- Specialist habitat creation
- Land reclamation
- De-silting and dredging
- Country parks and nature reserves
- Cycleways, bridleways and footpaths
- Lake and pond construction
- Waterfalls, weirs, boardwalks and jetties
- River restoration
Comprehensive understanding and knowledge of the processes involved means that A.G.A. Group is positioned to undertake a full package of services from pond building and lake construction to reservoir construction.
Our ongoing maintenance services include desilting and dredging to round off the complete package of our support for your water project.
Whether considering a garden pond construction, a beautiful lake or expansive reservoir, as contractors with the proven experience our comprehensive service from concept through to completion ensure your project is professionally managed throughout.
Meadow & Landscape Seeding Services
Hydro-seeding is an extremely cost-effective and successful way of establishing new vegetation.
If planting a relatively large area, hydro-seeding can be completed in a very short period of time. It can be very effective for hillsides and sloping lawns to help with erosion control and rapid establishment. Results are quick with high germination rates, producing grass growth in about a week and mowing maintenance beginning around 3 to 4 weeks from the date of application.
Why Fibre Mulch?
Fibre mulch accelerates the growing process by maintaining moisture around the seeds, thereby increasing the rate of germination.
- Faster germination
- Even seed distribution of size and type
- Seed protection in difficult conditions
- Superior seed to soil contact
Establishes more uniformly than turf
Requires no additional aftercare over other methods.
100% organic and biodegradable (unless used with some Turf Reinforcement Membrane).
Economically viable compared to conventional seeding.
Makes seeding on steep banks or inaccessible areas possible.
Reduces hazards for difficult sites and uneven terrain.
Tree Surgery & Forest Management
Our professional tree surgeons are fully equipped to undertake any type of tree pruning and dismantling work that your property requires. We carry out tree felling, maintenance and surgery for both domestic and commercial locations.
Cost Effective Tree Surgery & Management Services
AGA are committed to providing the most accessible, cost-effective and professional services to customers.
List Of Tree Surgery & Forest Management Services
- Canopy thinning
- Disease control
- Emergency callout
- Shrub/tree pruning
- Stump grinding
- Chemical removal
- Tree assessment
Landscape Regeneration & Reclamation Services
AGA has a team that specialises in all types of land regeneration, reclamation and environmental improvements and have built a good reputation in this area over the past 10 years.
Previous clients include town councils, conference centres and large construction companies, and range from designing and developing new public garden areas, to large scale landscaping regeneration around newly built Energy from Waste facilities in London and East Anglia.
Our team have extensive experience in managing these projects and our skilled team of trained operatives are focused on completing the job to the full satisfaction of our clients.
A.G.A. Group has been advising on and installing, high-quality fencing for over 30 years.
We pride ourselves on supplying the type of fencing suited to your intended purpose, taking into account the visual impact and amenity that can be catered for by our large range of robust and long lasting bespoke fencing solutions.
- Standard stock fencing i.e. for cattle and sheep
- Deer and rabbit fencing
Post & Rail Fencing
Post and rail is a popular type of fencing for horse paddocks and menéges. It can also be used as a boundary fence, and with a stock fencing combination, which will keep animals in or out. Electric fencing can be added for extra security.
Estate fencing is the more common for agricultural fencing and is normally erected on country estates but can also be used domestically. This fencing is designed to have the strength to contain cattle without being too obtrusive on landscaped parkland. It can be decorative or plain in style.
Otter & Badger Fencing
Otters can cause a great deal of damage, especially to fisheries. Otter fencing can be a preventative measure. It consists of tall steel wire mesh netting attached to round posts. The bottom of the fence is partially buried to prevent otters from digging underneath.
The top of the fence is angled at 45° to prevent the otter from climbing over the top. A badger fence works in a similar way.
Landscape Maintainence Services
We provide cost-effective maintenance solutions for all landscaping works to ensure that the quality remains at an excellent level through time. If you would like more information on our maintenance services, please contact our team today.
Some Of The Landscape Maintenance Services AGA Offer
- Housing development landscaping services
- Lawn laying
- Planting, weeding, mulching, hedge trimming
- Hard landscaping
- Contract maintenance
- Tree surgery
- Chemical (herbicide) spraying
- Fencing repair
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Latest Case Studies
Creating A Hydro-Electric Generator Using Existing Waterways - Aquatic Engineering
Creating a hydroelectric waterway using existing structures. AGA was tasked with reinforcing and future-proofing this project so that the generator would produce power long into the future. A multiphased aquatic engineering project that bought together many divisions of the AGA group.
Soft & Hard Landscaping – Floating Boardwalk, Terrace and Wildlife Garden
This project was part of a scheme in Diss town centre, Norfolk, to improve public spaces and give more priority to pedestrians. AGA were awarded this contract by the Diss Heritage Triangle, on behalf of the Heritage Lottery Fund, to create public access through an unused piece of land.
Ecological Survey - Environmental Consultancy & Project Management
Wendover Woods is owned and managed by the Forestry Commission and provide a range of formal and informal recreational activities. The woodland is approximately 325 hectares and contains a mosaic of broadleaf woodland dominated by Beech and conifer plantations largely consisting of Larch, Spruce and Fir.