Landscape Insight December 2017 - Page 40

SUPPLIER FOCUS CASE STUDIES CASE STUDIES PLATIPUS Platipus has launched a new UK online sales platform “Platipus Direct” in response to requests from landscape contractors and garden designers. Since pioneering the very first underground tree anchoring system in 1983, Platipus have continued to innovate and now supply high quality tree kits and tools for every planting situation. This latest development is simply a modern advancement to help customers navigate their way easily to any Platipus tree anchoring solution, at any time, 24 hours a day. Customers will continue to receive the same excellent standard of customer service and support expected from a manufacturer with over 30 years’ experience. Customers who already have an account or new customers that would prefer to speak directly to a member of Platipus Landscape Team can use the same freephone hotline number. Tel: 0808 169 5060 | Website: www.platipusdirect.co.uk URBAN STREET DESIGNS Urban Street Designs worked with NAO Landscapes and The Landscape Gardener Southern to produce the Long Modular Planter System with integrated seating and privacy screen. Having worked with Nick Osman (NAO Landscapes) and Paul Bentley (The Landscape Gardener Southern) on previous projects, we knew what was required and designed the product so it could be carried in a lift; restrictions meant that no panel could be longer than 2.8metres long. The planter was manufactured with a large return top edge to give a solid panel look and had „…±Ù…¹¥Í•‘É…¥¹…”±…å•ÈÑ¼)ÁɽѕÐ¥Ñ́‘•­¥¹œÁ±…Ñ™½É´¸)Uɉ…¸MÑɕ•Ð•Í¥¹ÌÕ͔ ¥¸)¡½Õ͔°¥¹±Õ‘¥¹œ½ÕȀ٭܁ åÍÑɽ¹¥Œ)±…͕ȁÕÑѕȰÁ½Ý•ÈÉ½±±•É́…¹)ÁɕÍ́‰É…­•Ì¸]”¡…Ù”„Á½Ý‘•È)½…Ñ¥¹œÁ±…¹Ð½¸Í¥Ñ”…¹½ÕÈ)™…‰É¥…ѽÉ́…É”½‘•…¹Ý•±Ñ¼) ɥѥ͠Íх¹‘…ɑ̸)Q•°è€ÀÄÈàȀÔÀÜØÔØð•µ…¥°€èÍ…±•ÍÕɉ…¹ÍÑɕ•Ñ‘•Í¥¹Ì¹¼¹Õ¬ð)]•‰Í¥Ñ”€èÝÝܹÕɉ…¹ÍÑɕ•Ñ‘•Í¥¹Ì¹¼¹Õ¬(ÐÀ)1…¹‘͍…Á”%¹Í¥¡Ðð••µ‰•È€ÈÀÄÜ