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Sundridge choose Turfdry

With a commitment to excellence firmly at the forefront of the club’s agenda, Turfdry was engaged to deliver its industry-leading greens drainage solution...

in Contractor News - 9 hours, 28 minutes ago

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White Horse Turn to Koro

The Koro FIELDTOPMAKER with Campey UNIVERSE rotor from Campey Turf Care Systems was the number one choice for White Horse Contractors Ltd for its unrivalled...

in Contractor News - 1 week, 4 days ago


Investment built to last

One of the largest grounds maintenance and landscaping firms in the East of England, CGM Group based in Downham Market, Norfolk, has purchased four Toro...

in Contractor News - on 21/7/21

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Nick takes the helm

Nick Harris has been appointed the Managing Director of synthetic sports surface specialists, Replay Maintenance.

in Contractor News - on 30/6/21

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HHA expand Toro fleet

Owing to gradual business expansion, HHA Grounds Maintenance in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, has grown its Toro fleet with the addition of the LT-F3000 Triple...

in Contractor News - on 25/6/21

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Maintaining the Wetland

Duncan Ross has worked closely with Aberdovey Golf Club to ensure the wetland habitats for flora and fauna were maintained during vital drainage works...

in Contractor News - on 18/4/21

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Sportex expands business

Scotland-based sports surfacing contractor Sportex Group has acquired synthetic sports pitch maintenance specialist Technical Surfaces.

in Contractor News - on 12/4/21

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From Pigs to Pitches

It all started twenty years ago when pig farmer Alan Chappelow had a ‘light bulb moment’, and so began Alan Chappelow Sports Grounds Contractors. David...

in Contractor News - on 9/4/21

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Making their mark

With 54 pitches to mark including Salford City Football Club’s training ground and stadium, owner of NW Pitch Maintenance, Andy O’Sullivan, brought...

in Contractor News - on 23/2/21


STIHL right fit for RFT

RFT Services has switched its entire groundscare and arborist machinery fleet to STIHL cordless tools, a move that has not only enhanced the maintenance...

in Contractor News - on 22/2/21


Lawn care - a new career?

This article has been written by Jack Chapman of Kingsbury Lawn Care, an independent lawn care company based in the West Midlands. He’s been extremely...

in Contractor News - on 22/2/21


Carrick Sports on track

In spring 2020 Carrick Sports Construction successfully secured the design and build contract for Royal Grammar School Worcester’s new hockey centre,...

in Contractor News - on 13/2/21


Mick O’Brien steps down

Industry stalwart Mick O’Brien has retired and stepped down from his role as Director of the Sports Division at O’Brien Contractors.

in Contractor News - on 6/2/21

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Aspen Fuel reduces costs

Grounds Maintenance Contractors Weedfree Landscapes have reported a 95% reduction in servicing and workshop costs thanks to switching to Aspen Alkylate...

in Contractor News - on 15/1/21


A great all-rounder

Impressed with the versatility it offered, sports ground contractors Bothams Prestige purchased a BLEC Multi-Seeder 2100 almost two years ago, but this...

in Contractor News - on 14/12/20

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Supporting local clubs

A southwest contractor is doing his part to help clubs at all levels come through turbulent times

in Contractor News - on 9/11/20

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PBR150 makes the grade

With two major soft-landscaping projects in the diary, the decision to purchase a Power Box Rake 150 (PBR150) from BLEC was a timely one for Worcester...

in Contractor News - on 29/9/20

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Air2Root reach new depths

Air2Root Turfcare Limited pride themselves on using market leading machinery to bring a ‘breath of fresh air’ to compacted sports surfaces in and around...

in Contractor News - on 11/9/20


9600 boosts productivity

Contractor, GMC, is the latest purchaser of the agria 9600 hybrid banks mower. The family run business, which has over 15 years’ experience of commercial...

in Contractor News - on 4/9/20

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Petrol over Diesel

Weston Ground Maintenance have recently received their new 31HP petrol SCAG Turf Tiger 52 for carrying out the work that the company do for contracts to...

in Contractor News - on 30/7/20