Five Rivers Environmental Contracting is a leading industry specialist in the consultation, design and implementation of ecological and environmental solutions. With over 25 years’ working with nature, our expertise encompasses terrestrial and aquatic habitats with a specific passion for rivers and wetlands.
Our services deliver environmental protection, enhancement and restoration through ecological mitigation, habitat improvement and environmental monitoring. A specialist of choice, Five Rivers delivers innovative, sensitive, and compliance-focused solutions across all sectors.
Our core values
Our core values define who we are as a company, how we approach our projects and the management of staff.
We value staff that are ambitious and who want to grow as people and as professionals. We invest heavily in staff training and personal development to ensure you and the company are the best we can be.
Each person at Five Rivers has their specific roles and duties but we are a team with emphasis on the importance of seeing the bigger picture, working together and achieving our common goals.
Work is only one aspect of our lives and we know that if you are happy in life you will be happy at work. We are open to flexible working approach for the right candidates, providing opportunities for you to achieve your goals at home and at work.
We are always striving for efficiency in everything we do which is important with a busy workload. As a small to medium sized business we are able to react quickly to our client’s needs and value an efficient approach.
Respect for the environment, habitats, species and each other is at the core of our company values but is also essential for our productive and collaborative working environment.
We pride ourselves on providing added value for the environment and our clients where we see opportunities, believing strongly in going the extra mile and using an innovative approach.
Health, Safety & Wellbeing – Quality – Environmental
We operate an Integrated Management System which is externally audited to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001. We also are part of the Achilles UVDB Verify scheme and members of Contructionline. We also take part in the Considerate constructors scheme.
At Five-Rivers, we consider our commitment to clients, staff and the wider community to be incredibly important. We recognise our wider responsibilities as a UK company and constantly review our equal opportunities and environmental policies, in accordance with UK law.
Privacy is always of the utmost importance. When you come into contact with Five-Rivers, we want you to feel secure in any decisions we make and consider any business we embark upon to be a partnership where both sides feel completely comfortable.
Our key policy documents are as follows:
We have a broad client base working on projects ranging from small domestic works to large infrastructure schemes.
Our high levels of compliance ensures we easily fit into supply chains on large schemes where specialist services are required.
Five Rivers have their own fleet of specialist plant, modified for working on sensitive sites.
- Bio-degradable oil
- Low ground pressure
- Specialist attachments
- Large stock of timber and plastic track mats