Environmental Services

Hirst Environmental Services Ltd (Company no: 7280436) operates in association with Hirst Construction Ltd (Company no: 4107410).


Hirst Environmental Services Ltd undertake work ranging from small scale domestic blockages to large scale utility projects but maintain the same dedicated customer service, whatever your requirements. Based on the North Devon/North Cornwall border, we are ideally situated to cover most eventualities throughout Devon, Cornwall specifically Bude , Holsworthy and Launceston  We are accredited within the Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS) having demonstrated compliance with and sound management of current basic health and safety legislation.


Hirst Environmental Services Ltd has the equipment, the experience and the knowledge to provide a range of comprehensive services tailored to your specific needs and committed to providing environmental services. We can offer contracts or scheduled services tailored to meet your requirements. All of our engineers are trained to undertake all related tasks to the highest standard, this also includes working at height and/or in confined spaces. We operate a number of specialist vehicles including a tractor and high vacuum tanker, 3300 gallon capacity lorry mounted tanker with jetting capability and a 6000 gallon capacity arctic unit for bulk transfer. We can provides aggregates , septic tank emptying , and skip hire including roro ‘s.


On many occasions, Hirst Environmental Services Ltd have assisted the local emergency services with various environmental aspects and flood response. Our team are regularly called out to aid the operation of cleaning up after such incidents and also to assist with co-ordinating the remedial process. Hirst Environmental Services Ltd only use fully licensed disposal facilities ensuring your duty of care obligations are always met. Consignment notes for movement of special waste can also be arranged.

Confined Space Services

Hirst Environmental Services has a recognised Devon & Somerset confined space certificate…

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Interceptor Cleaning & Clearance

The build up of oil, silt, debris and other contaminants within an interceptor increases the risk of flooding…

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Cesspit / Septic Tank Clearance

Septic tank clearance and emptying for businesses/private customers…

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Blocked Drain Jetting

Hirst Environmental Services Ltd have a range of specialist equipment allowing drainage solutions…

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CCTV Surveys

We can provide a CCTV survey of drainage systems in the form of a colour video that will show…

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Drilling Waste Removal

Drilling waste, drilling mud and fluids are all produced in large scale operations on major building…

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Gully Cleaning & Emptying

Gully emptying and cleaning is a service we can provide to residential customers…

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Culvert Cleaning

The benefit of keeping underground culvert channels clear to enable free flowing water, avoiding flooding of area higher side of culvert…

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Clean-up & Flood Response

Our range of services offer comprehensive solutions for environmental and flood problems…

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