Forestry, Construction
& Scaffolding Contractors

Welcome to Elliot Henderson

Elliot Henderson Ltd is a forestry contracting business based in Selkirk, Scottish Borders. Our timber harvesting takes place all over the UK, but mainly in Scotland and the north of England. In the past we have worked in Wales, Ireland and even as far as Sweden.

We have a wide range of machines in our fleet which enables us to carry out our services quickly and efficiently. We are fully accredited members of the Forestry Industry Safety Accord (FISA), Forestry Contracting Association (FCA) and the Road Haulage Association (RHA).

Trusted for 35+ Years

Elliot Henderson Ltd was Established over 35 years ago and has been involved in all aspects of forestry from planting to road building. Since the mid 80’s the company has concentrated on mechanised timber harvesting. The fleet consists of 20 Harvesters, 20 Forwarders and 1 Brash Baler, there are also numerous excavators and other plant available to hire. We are a progressive company and are always looking to expand the fleet when new technology is available.

Our Services


Our forestry services include: steep ground harvesting, clear fell, thinning, forestry roads and drainage, brash baling, stump clearance, fleet transportation, chainsaw services and ground works.


Construction services include new road formations, road repairs, culvert installations, all types of drainage, bench creation, bridge repairs and new bridge installations.


We supply a variety of scaffolding services from full supply and erect, pavement licenses and safety netting. Please contact us so we can help you with you individual needs.