Treecall Consulting was established in 2003 to provide specialist arboricultural support for tree owners, site managers and local authorities. We became a limited company in 2008. We work across Southern England and will consider work further afield.
The team currently includes three arboricultural consultants.
Meet the Team
Steve CoxRead more »
Steve Cox MSc (Oxon) BSc (Hons) Dip Arb (RFS) MArborA MICFor RCArborA
Steve is the principal consultant with Treecall Consulting and has over 35 years’ experience of dealing with trees.
He has worked as an arboricultural officer for the Borough of Poole, in Dorset, where he was leader of its arboricultural team for five years. Prior to this he worked as a forest manager in Africa and the Pacific. He has successfully completed the LANTRA professional tree inspection certificate.
Steve is a registered consultant with the Arboricultural Association and a professional member of the Institute of Chartered Foresters. He has degrees in forestry and land-use from Aberdeen University and Oxford University and he holds the Professional Diploma in Arboriculture, from the Royal Forestry Society.
Andy LuddingtonRead more »
Andy Luddington Dip Arb L6 (ABC) Tech Cert (ArborA) NDF (Btec) MArborA
Andy has achieved the Awarding Body Consortium Level 6 Diploma in Arboriculture, which is endorsed by the Royal Forestry Society and is the premier qualification within the arboricultural profession. He also holds the Arboricultural Association Technician’s Certificate in Arboriculture, the BTEC National Diploma in Forestry, the LANTRA professional tree inspection certificate and the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ). He is a Professional member of the Arboricultural Association.
He has worked in the arboricultural industry for 15 years, starting in 2001 as a climbing arborist with an Arboricultural Association approved tree contractor based in the New Forest.
Between 2003 and 2012 he worked for Southampton City Council, New Forest District Council and the Borough of Poole where he gained valuable experience in managing council owned trees, making and administering tree preservation orders, consulting on development proposals and attending court as an expert witness.
In 2012 Andy joined Treecall Consulting as an Arboricultural Consultant bringing his public sector planning and enforcement expertise to the private sector.
Andrew CleavesRead more »
Andrew Cleaves BA (Hons), Cert Arb (RFS), Tech Cert (ArborA), TechArborA
Andrew holds the Royal Forestry Society Certificate in Arboriculture and the Arboricultural Association Technician’s Certificate in Arboriculture. He is a Technical member of the Arboricultural Association.
He has worked in the arboricultural industry for nine years, beginning in 2007 at Bournemouth Borough Council where he was part of the development management team providing advice and guidance regarding trees and construction and dealing with all aspects of the management of protected trees.
In 2015 Andrew joined Treecall Consulting as an Arboricultural Consultant, bringing his public sector planning and enforcement expertise to the private sector, and is currently working to achieve the Level 6 Diploma in Arboriculture.