Case Study – Burton Contractors

Burton Contractors is a multi-disciplined Civil Engineering Contractor approaching 200 employees and a fleet of more than 100 pieces of plant.   Winning major projects in roads and government works have made Burtons one of the fastest growing Civil Engineering...

Mulch Matters

Mulching has become a well-established practice for sustainable landscape management. Commonly known benefits of mulching include:   Reduction in surface evaporation rates of up to 50%. Weed suppression, resulting in lower maintenance costs. Visual appeal.  ...

Case Study – Turf Special for Laying Turf

Tereno have recently installed Soilco Turf Special at a site in Kanahooka. Brian from Tereno was particularly impressed with the fine texture and the lighter bulk density gained by the added compost.   The added organics makes the product economical and much...
Organics and Turf

Organics and Turf

GO Compost is incorporated in both turf underlays and top dressing to improve turf health and performance. Turf requires large amounts of water and nutrients, particularly when used in amenities such as sports fields and parks. Unfavorable environmental conditions can...
Mulching on Slopes

Mulching on Slopes

Mulch can play a role in land re-vegetation projects and in particular, re-vegetation of slopes. Reductions in soil temperature of up to 10 Degrees Celsius under a 10cm layer of organic mulch by reducing the impact of solar radiation on the soil surface. This in turn...