June 2012 (Page 1)

Wessex Country AT110 topper

The Wessex Country range has been developed to meet the needs of landscapers, private estate owners and smallholders

in Industry News - on 30/6/12

Hugh Murray and Gary Mumby with the Rotor Rake at Kilmarnock FC

Hugh Murray , director of Greentech Sports Turf Contractors, took delivery of a BLEC Rotor Rake to complete a major renovation of Kilmarnock Football Club....

in Industry News - on 30/6/12

BEFORE  Speedcut at work on the old pond at Sundridge Park Golf Club, Kent, in November DSC00013   Copy

Sundridge Park Golf Club in Kent has as much interest in its trees as in its greens and fairways.

in Golf - on 30/6/12

AstonVilla JCMowingUnderLights

Light bulb moment!

The principles of maintaining a modern football pitch have not changed much but, nowadays, it is more about the intensity of the inputs, and the wider...

in Football - on 30/6/12

Olympic Stadium in Kiev

The challenges of constructing, maintaining and presenting world-class football pitches in Eastern Europe have been met thanks to experienced turf industry...

in Industry News - on 29/6/12

PR4035 Tim Selby

A razor-sharp investment that really clocks up the hours and is worth every penny? No, we’re not just talking about Canford Magna Golf Club’s workshop...

in Industry News - on 29/6/12

Working at PGE Arena

As we head towards the end stages of Euro 2012 and football fever sweeps Europe, emotions are intensifying amongst the fans as they prepare to watch Germany...

in Industry News - on 29/6/12

3G pitch   Ash Manor Sports Centre

Technical Surfaces has teamed up with Leisure Operator Freedom Leisure to provide specialist maintenance to 10 outdoor synthetic sports pitches over the...

in Industry News - on 29/6/12

IMG 5537

Specialist hire company, Acacia Groundcare Equipment Rental, has recently increased its fleet of Etesia pedestrian mowers to an impressive 30, made up...

in Industry News - on 28/6/12

Nic Hansen & Supertrencher+ 760

The team at Shelton SDS were very pleased to welcome an overseas visitor to their Baumber site this May and he had made quite a journey – over 10,000...

in Industry News - on 28/6/12

Toro Plays its part in Gleneagles Ryder cup Preparations

Gleneagles Golf Resort in Scotland has recently renewed its five-year exclusivity deal with turf maintenance machinery manufacturer Toro and its distributor...

in Industry News - on 28/6/12


Aeration techniques

It’s been eight years since our last in-depth look at aeration techniques and, in that time, there have been a number of technical advances, new theories...

in Industry News - on 28/6/12

BIGGA Chairman Resigns

At the latest BIGGA Board of Management meeting Chairman Andrew Mellon informed the Board of his need to relinquish his role.

in Golf - on 27/6/12


Merchant Taylor Treatment

Yet another high class facility has been completed for the prestigious Merchant Taylor’s School in Middlesex by Buckinghamshire based sports contractor...

in Industry News - on 27/6/12

Olympic achievements at Plumpton College

Plumpton College held its annual student awards ceremony recently, with over 2,000 students, parents and guests attending.

in Industry News - on 27/6/12

Foremost GCUK 004A

Foremost Golf, the largest buyer and seller of golf products in the United Kingdom and Golf Car UK, the national distributor of E-Z-GO vehicles based in...

in Industry News - on 27/6/12

Centre Court's grass whisperer faces final challenge

After Eddie Seaward's last championships before retiring his team will have just 20 days to prepare for the Olympics

in Tennis - on 27/6/12

AR rotary mower

Wessex AR series rotary mowers make ideal partners with ATV’s and utility vehicles

in Industry News - on 26/6/12

Kings Lynn 002A

Bartram Mowers of Norwich, the local Ransomes Jacobsen dealer, has supplied the Borough Council of King’s Lynn and West Norfolk with new turf maintenance...

in Industry News - on 26/6/12


Data, collection

Monitoring is a very powerful tool if understood and utilised correctly. However, it has been written into many management plans without serious consideration...

in Consultancy - on 26/6/12