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The Heartwood - David Marks

The Heartwood - David Marks
12/2/16 The story of Environmental Design is a long one, filled with many twists and turns.  David Marks has been along for the ride nearly the whole time.  This year marks his 35th anniversary with us and we want to take the opportunity to celebrate his vast contribution and great heart for the job! What is your role at EDI in your words? At one time when the company was smaller I did almost everything except the accounting. In the last 10 to 15 years since we have grown about 80% of want I do is sales, proposals, contracts and client...
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The Nuts and Bolts - The Box Tilt Trailer

11/17/2016 - Trees are hardly known for their mobility, and yet, moving trees is exactly what we’re doing.  In many cases simply digging and lifting will do the job, but it’s often not that easy.  Enter the Box Tilt Trailer.  Like many of our machines, the Box Tilt provides a very simple solution to a very complicated problem.  In this case the problem is that trees stand straight up while current traffic laws (and laws of physics) would rather they travel laying down.  If the tree is too large to be transported by spade, the Box Tilt could be the answer.  The...
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The Trees - Crooked Stick Shingle Oak

The Trees - Crooked Stick Shingle Oak
11/10/2016 - This week we found ourselves in the fall colors of Carmel, Indiana, walking alongside an 18” Shingle Oak.  She was part of the original design of the famed Crooked Stick Golf Course and watched quietly as golfers passed by over the years and up to two months ago when Dustin Johnson took the BMW Championship win.  The course this week was not quite as busy, but the crowd there was perhaps equally as anxious as this resident tree made its way across the fairway.  Our patented ArborLift method delivered her 600 feet away to her new home in a...
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EDI Merges Davey Large Tree Moving Business

Headline Houston, TX, 01/03/2011 -- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 3, 2011 Contact: Sandra L. Reid, Davey Corporate Communications 1-800-447-1667, ext. 349, or AJ Fox, Environmental Design 1-800-376-4260 Environmental Design, Inc. and The Davey Tree Expert Co. agree to merge Davey's tree relocation business into Environmental Design and enter into a strategic marketing alliance Environmental Design Inc. (EDI), the nations premiere tree relocation company and The Davey Tree Expert Company, North Americas original tree care company, have entered into an agreement to combine their large tree transplanting resources and expertise into EDI. The strategic alliance will supplement the marketing of the service...
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Environmental Design Approved to Issue ASLA Education Credits

Houston, Tx, 01/14/2008 -- Houston. Texas - Environmental Design, Inc. the nations premier tree relocation company has been approved by the American Society of Landscape Architects to issue continuing education credits as part of EDIs new national education effort. Environmental Design is currently scheduling educational presentations across the US and Canada. EDI is pleased to be among the select group of companies to be accredited by the ASLA. About LA CES  A collaboration of the American Society of Landscape Architects, Canadian Society of Landscape Architects, Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture, Council of Landscape Architectural Registration Boards, Landscape Architectural Accreditation...
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