Barton Hyett now offer a soil excavation service using an Arb-Ex. The Arb-Ex is a unique tool which can be used to work around tree root systems without causing damage. The aim of the Arb-Ex is to allow for easy, non-aggressive and effective soil excavation.
The tool design is focused around two different elements of soil excavation. The de-compaction nozzle is used for breaking up compacted soil horizons around the tree roots providing benefits to tree health and growth. The precision nozzle allows for intricate excavations around roots that can be used in tree damage scenarios, decay detection or for ascertaining the presence or absence of roots within an area of soil.
For more information see our Diagnostics page