Press Releases

Environmental Design Acquires Big Trees Nursery

Environmental Design, Inc. announced today that it has acquired Escondido, CA based Big Trees Nursery, Inc., a well respected specimen tree supplier and large tree relocation firm.  Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Big Trees Nursery, established in 2002, was founded and operated by highly regarded certified arborist Charlie Jancic. Under Jancic’s leadership, Big Trees has built its reputation as one of the top quality specimen tree growers in all of the southwestern United States.  The newly combined entity will continue to operate out of its Escondido, CA headquarters, as well as several other strategically located nurseries throughout…

Tree Relocation at Levy Park

Tree Relocation at Levy Park, Upper Kirby, Houston

The Trees PBS Trailer

Environmental Design Inc. (EDI) was proud to take part in the rebuilding process of New York's World Trade Center area.  PBS aired a special documentary, "The Trees" on 9/11 to celebrate the landscape architectural design and arborist work completed to reinvent the location.  The documentary took 5 years to complete and features the work of renowned landscape architect Peter Walker. Memorial Plaza in New City is one of the largest and most sustainable green plazas ever built, and EDI played a part in completing the project and bring the designers vision to fruition.

Environmental Design, Inc. has acquired J. Arnaz Tree Movers

Houston, Texas // Environmental Design, Inc., global leader in large tree transplantation and legacy tree planting has acquired San Jose, CA based J. Arnaz Tree Movers.  J. Arnaz Tree Movers has over 40 years of tree moving experience throughout California with a concentration in northern California. J.Arnaz Tree Movers is the most established tree transplanting company in the Northern California region.  The company has enjoyed over 40 years of success and growth catering to one of the most active economic communities in the country. “At Environmental Design, we are extremely proud and excited to acquire a quality firm such as…

Environmental Design, Inc. has acquired Sterling Arbor, LLC.

Tree Transplanting Company Environmental Design, Inc. Acquires Minneapolis Based Sterling Arbor, LLC. Environmental Design, Inc., global leader in large tree transplantation and legacy tree planting has acquired Minneapolis, Minnesota based Sterling Arbor, LLC. Sterling Arbor will continue to operate in Minneapolis in conjunction with Environmental Design, Inc.   The combined entity will create a unique, vertically integrated offering of tree transplanting and services with a global operational presence.  Sterling Arbor was founded in Minnesota with a focus on legacy tree transplanting in large landscape design projects.   Lakewood Mausoleum and the Cargill corporate campus are some of the more notable projects that…