Double A aims for quicker grind times with the Foley Accu-Pro 633

Double A aims for quicker grind times with the Foley Accu-Pro 633

🕔05:57, 31.Jan 2018

Grinding by its nature is a precise process that can be time consuming, but The Double A Trading Company is aiming for far greater efficiency with the new Foley Accu-Pro 633 with AccuTouch 3 Control, supplied by ProSport UK. During

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Meet the greenkeepers and teams who won at BTME 2018

Meet the greenkeepers and teams who won at BTME 2018

🕔22:42, 29.Jan 2018

The greenkeeping teams at Deeside Golf Club and The Wentworth Club, and the head greenkeeper at Durness Golf Club, are the big winners at the ‘BIGGA Awards’ at BTME 2018. Led by course manager Neil McLoughlin, 41, the greenkeeping team

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Moor Allerton erects stone features in praise of Peter Alliss

Moor Allerton erects stone features in praise of Peter Alliss Updated

🕔14:46, 29.Jan 2018

Two eye-catching stone features dedicated to the ‘voice of golf’ are making their mark with golfers at Moor Allerton Golf Club, a 27-hole parkland course situated north of Leeds. Situated either side of The Alliss Bridge, named in honour of

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John O’Gaunt Golf Club purchases two Toro Workman utility vehicles

John O’Gaunt Golf Club purchases two Toro Workman utility vehicles

🕔05:47, 28.Jan 2018

John O’Gaunt Golf Club in Sandy, Bedfordshire, has recently purchased two Toro Workman utility vehicles, taking the club’s UTV fleet to seven. These hard-working workhorses have racked up over 16,000 hours of work between them demonstrating outstanding value and longevity.

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Ian Lauder appointed as Charterhouse TM northern territory manager

Ian Lauder appointed as Charterhouse TM northern territory manager Updated

🕔05:41, 26.Jan 2018

Charterhouse Turf Machinery has announced the appointment of Ian Lauder as northern territory manager. This role will see Ian providing machinery, service and sales support to the dealer and customer network in northern England, Scotland and Ireland. Ian brings with

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Meldrum House a peaceful haven thanks to Jacobsen

Meldrum House a peaceful haven thanks to Jacobsen

🕔05:58, 25.Jan 2018

Meldrum House Country Hotel & Golf Course extended its hotel in 2016 to 55 rooms, and has since invested in golf course maintenance equipment and vehicles from Textron Golf to reduce noise levels around the hotel grounds. The equipment included

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ClearWater seeing huge sales growth in the UK, USA and The Netherlands

ClearWater seeing huge sales growth in the UK, USA and The Netherlands Updated

🕔05:06, 24.Jan 2018

ClearWater, the number one UK manufactured washdown water recycling system, is continuing to open up new markets with most recent export deliveries to California and The Netherlands. Riding high on the success of UK sales in 2017, Acumen Waste Services

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How The Island Golf Club resolved its slippery sleepers issue

How The Island Golf Club resolved its slippery sleepers issue Updated

🕔23:03, 23.Jan 2018

Interview with The Island Golf Club, Dublin What was the problem? As some of our steps were in need of upgrade, we thought it would be a perfect opportunity to try Gripclad. Previously the club had used Astro turf, which,

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Dennis & SISIS to exhibit at GIS 2018

Dennis & SISIS to exhibit at GIS 2018 Updated

🕔04:17, 23.Jan 2018

Dennis and SISIS have announced that they will be exhibiting at the Golf Industry Show (GIS) at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio, Texas, February 7 to 8. Over recent years Dennis and SISIS have enjoyed huge success

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These people will take part in March’s FTMI programme

These people will take part in March’s FTMI programme Updated

🕔17:20, 22.Jan 2018

With BTME underway in Harrogate, these BIGGA members have been selected to take part in the Future Turf Managers Initiative (FTMI) 2018, made possible by Jacobsen. The FTMI 2018 will take place at the company’s headquarters in Ipswich from March

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Phase two of bunker renovation project at Huddersfield GC completed

Phase two of bunker renovation project at Huddersfield GC completed

🕔08:13, 21.Jan 2018

Phase two of the Swan Golf Designs-led bunker renovation project at Huddersfield Golf Club has concluded, with just seven of the historic course’s 20 holes left to complete. The famed Yorkshire course, originally laid out by Tom Dunn in 1891,

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Golspie Golf Club invests in new Jacobsen machinery

Golspie Golf Club invests in new Jacobsen machinery Updated

🕔19:11, 20.Jan 2018

Golspie Golf Club, located on the Dornoch Firth in Scotland, is a versatile course featuring a beguiling mix of classic links, heath and parkland holes. The club has invested in a Jacobsen Eclipse 322 and a Jacobsen LF550 fairway mower

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SISIS Javelin Aer-Aid impresses in STRI trials

SISIS Javelin Aer-Aid impresses in STRI trials Updated

🕔05:34, 19.Jan 2018

Following extensive trials conducted by the STRI, it has been concluded that the SISIS Javelin Aer-Aid tractor mounted aerator would be an essential tool within any integrated turf management programme. Over a four month period, extensive STRI trials led by

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BTME 2019 to see a major expansion

BTME 2019 to see a major expansion Updated

🕔14:30, 17.Jan 2018

With BTME 2018 imminent, organiser BIGGA has announced major changes that reveal how the leading turf management exhibition in Europe will look in coming years. The 30th annual BIGGA Turf Management Exhibition, taking place from 23-25 January at the Harrogate Convention

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Kubota invests £1.2m in UK headquarters

Kubota invests £1.2m in UK headquarters Updated

🕔06:33, 17.Jan 2018

Leading machinery manufacturer Kubota UK has invested £1.2 million to enhance operational performance and continue to set the highest health and safety standards at its UK headquarters in Thame. The investment, part of the Kubota UK’s commitment to provide its

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Major course redevelopment programme for Bruntsfield Links Golfing Society

Major course redevelopment programme for Bruntsfield Links Golfing Society Updated

🕔19:06, 15.Jan 2018

Bruntsfield Links Golfing Society in Edinburgh, the fourth oldest club in the world, is currently underway with a major redevelopment programme to the historic course. Renowned golf course architect Mackenzie & Ebert has been appointed to advise and guide the

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Bayer reveals dates for iprodione withdrawal

Bayer reveals dates for iprodione withdrawal Updated

🕔06:21, 13.Jan 2018

A recent EU meeting voted for the non-inclusion of iprodione. This means that all products across Europe containing this active ingredient, including Chipco® Green and Interface® from Bayer, will be withdrawn from the market. Bayer is working to the following

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UK trade press visit Dennis and SISIS factory

UK trade press visit Dennis and SISIS factory Updated

🕔05:05, 11.Jan 2018

A number of the UK trade press recently visited the factory of Dennis and SISIS in Derby for an exclusive behind the scenes look at the new Dennis PRO 34R rotary mower and an insight into the future vision and

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Club invests £200k in bunker renovation project

Club invests £200k in bunker renovation project Updated

🕔04:09, 9.Jan 2018

Ramside Hall Hotel and Golf Club in Durham is to invest £200,000 restoring and upgrading bunkers at its championship Prince Bishops’ golf course. The course has over 80 bunkers and the restoration work will focus on upgrading 40 by installing

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BTME: Leading comedian to return to ‘BIGGA Welcome Celebration’

BTME: Leading comedian to return to ‘BIGGA Welcome Celebration’ Updated

🕔21:12, 8.Jan 2018

The programme of events for BTME 2018 is quickly taking shape, with the latest announcement seeing the return of a popular comedian. Ian Moore will be returning to the ‘BIGGA Welcome Celebration’ sponsored by Textron Golf, where he will join

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BTME: EcoBunker to be at new, bigger stand

BTME: EcoBunker to be at new, bigger stand Updated

🕔06:28, 7.Jan 2018

Stand C53 is a new location for EcoBunker, in its fourth year at the forthcoming BTME event. The corner stand offers more floor space and this is essential to effectively demonstrate the range of new innovations and services that it has

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