Drainage & Irrigation (page 3)

AirFlo2 Mixers Bellerive Country Club

Forever blowing bubbles

Reg Varney, international sales manager for water specialist, Otterbine, says that seasonal factors can have a dramatic effect on water quality, with the...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 7/9/18

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It never rains ...

Pontarddulais Bowls Club and Graig Merthyr Bowls Club share the same council-owned green in Coedbach Park, Pontarddulais, Swansea. The green there has...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 21/8/18

Goring And Streatley Golf Club Hole 7

Goring irrigation system

Installation of a new Rain Bird irrigation system at Goring and Streatley Golf Club is approaching final handover.

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 20/8/18

John O'Gaunt Lake

John O'Gaunt refreshed

When it was time for a hole four refresh at Bedfordshire’s John O’Gaunt Golf Club the par three hole on the John O’Gaunt course was enhanced by a...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 19/8/18

1 Coventry Hearsall Beauty Shot

Irrigation finance first

Finance on turfcare machinery has been something golf clubs have been taking advantage of for years and of course the concept of finance is widely available...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 17/8/18

Huntercombe GC Toro

Best irrigation system

Huntercombe Golf Club, which was recently voted the number one course in Oxfordshire by the Top 100 Golf Courses, has replaced its irrigation system with...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 12/8/18

ICL Independent School Seminar 2018

Seminar is a hit for Six

ICL recently held the sixth successive annual Independent Schools Seminar. The event, held at Edgbaston Stadium, Birmingham brought together turf professionals...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 9/8/18

Otterbine - Frilford Heath

Otterbine aerate

Weeks of high temperatures have turned golf courses across the country brown and triggered Amber health warnings, and while there’s not much to be done...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 4/8/18

Breadsall Priory Toro

Irrigation at Breadsall

Breadsall Priory Marriott Hotel and Country Club in Derbyshire has renovated two ageing irrigation systems to one Toro Lynx control system to keep its...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 3/8/18

Terrain Aeration Terralift

Deep aeration video

The concept of one metre deep aeration, to relieve compaction and improve drainage, really needs to be seen in action to appreciate the long-term...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 1/8/18

Toro Renovation

Toro renovation strategy

When Toro developed its irrigation strategy, one of the early thoughts was longevity, so it should therefore be no surprise that Toro sprinklers dating...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 27/7/18


Best turf and irrigation

When the Madejski Stadium, home to Reading Football Club and London Irish Rugby Club, underwent its first major pitch reconstruction for ten years, contractors,...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 23/7/18

Aggregate Industries IMG 0664

Pioneering infill sand

Leading building materials supplier Aggregate Industries is set to revolutionise sports pitch construction and maintenance with the launch of Pro Pitch...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 23/7/18

Apex 05 Martin Saxon With Compacted Soil Layer

Injection Treatment Boost

Dorset based Apex Soil Solutions Ltd has launched a marketing campaign to construction companies, developers, and landscaping specialists following the...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 22/6/18

Otterbine Contractor

Win for small business

Small family business, Clearwater Pond & Lake Management, has earned the prestigious title of 2018 Otterbine Contractor of the Year.

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 18/6/18

WPX ValveBox3

Versatile battery power

Sometimes a standard mains powered irrigation controller cannot be used or is impractical - where power is unavailable or hard landscaping makes it impossible...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 31/5/18

Pic 2 R series

Irrigation system upgrade

There are a number of words associated with the renovation and upgrading of an existing golf course irrigation system, of which ‘disruptive’ and ‘expensive’...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 28/5/18

Rainbird BHPGC 1

Bush Hill Park irrigation

Bush Hill Park Golf Club is a stone’s throw from Enfield Town in North London. Originally 9 holes, this 100-acre parkland course was designed by Open...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 14/5/18

Golf course rainy weather

Effective drainage key

With the UK’s increasingly erratic weather having a detrimental impact on golf, Aggregates Industries’ has insisted that effective drainage is now...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 24/4/18

RainBird Burnley

Irrigation Control Help

Burnley FC’s Gawthorpe Training Centre has reached its next stage of development with a Desso Grassmaster pitch, reconstructed by J Mallinson (Ormskirk)...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 23/4/18