Utilizing Rain Bird’s unique capabilities allowed the course to be fully maintained and played throughout the project. The new irrigation areas were brought online as the project progressed, with full IC control while also allowing decoder-controlled areas to remain fully operational. Upgrading to IC has provided complete control, two-way, real time communication and peace of mind. The system that is now in place is much more efficient, with more effective coverage from the same amount of water.
“Superintendents are loving the new 702/752 electric and IC rotors,” said Altan Tolan, product manager for Rain Bird Golf. “Now, the same popular features are available in block models. And with Rain Bird’s Timeless Compatibility™, the new internals fit in any Rain Bird case from the 1990s.”
Strategic partnership will cover OR, WA, ID, AK, MT and Jackson Hole, WY Rain Bird Golf is pleased to announce Pacific Golf & Turf as the Rain Bird Golf Distributor throughout the Pacific Northwest. “This is an important golf market for Rain Bird, and Pacific Golf & Turf has a strong reputation in the golf
During automatic irrigation, Rain Bird Flo-Manager® automatically allocates flow to provide the best uniformity and performance which limits the number of rotors that can be turned on at one time. Watch a quick how-to video that demonstrates how to turn on all of your rotors at one time.
See how the Rain Bird IC System and other innovative irrigation solutions helped the Metropolitan Golf Club in Melbourne, Australia, design a tailored system, creating playing conditions that attract golfers from around the world.
“Whether they are big or small, young or old, all dogs have a place in the underdog calendar — that’s what makes it so special and why Rain Bird loves being a part of it,” said Matthew Corentin, golf specification manager, Eastern U.S., Rain Bird Corp. “It might not be the first dog calendar, but it’ll definitely be the best!”
“It’s that public display, that we’re out there every day, that really drives me. We don’t want to put a bad foot forward, there’s no redo button for us. It’s a playing surface that we’re producing and water’s the biggest part of that. Nobody wants to play on something that’s soft, everybody wants green, firm and fast. And there’s a very fine line to that.” — Stephen Rabideau, CGCS, Director of Golf Courses, Winged Foot Golf Club
In an area of outstanding natural beauty in Berkshire in the UK with stunning panoramic views of the Thames Valley and Ridgeway, Goring and Streatley Golf Club is an 18-hole, par 71 course designed by golf course architect Harry Colt. Challenges of the site were evident Photo Credit: Goring & Streatley
The first Rain Bird® IC System™ to be installed in Turkey has already proved invaluable during the grow in of the new 18-hole course at the Regnum Ankara Golf & Country Club. Designed by Tim Lobb MEIGCA and set in 200 hectares of rolling terrain, the members course is set to provide breathtaking vistas
Approached along an ancient avenue lined with seventy-five horse chestnut trees, Salems Golf Club is located on a historically important Högantorp’s farm site. Inaugurated in 1996, Salem 365! is a 27-hole facility considered one of the best in Sweden’s Stockholm region, with the 18-hole Salemsbanan and 9-hole Högantorpsbanan course with summer greens open all
Learn how to maximize the benefits of Rain Bird Central Control by using the temporary adjust feature.
Watch how you can quickly add and remove stations from programs directly from the map in Rain Bird Central Control version 8 software.
Did you know you can calculate how much it costs to run your irrigation system with Rain Bird Central Control? Watch the video below to learn how to calculate this information and use it to make informed decisions.
How to Use Dynamic Flo-Manager® in Rain Bird Central Control to Save Money & Increase Life Expectancy
Watch how to use the Dry Run feature in Rain Bird Central Control to make sure Dynamic Flo-Manager is minimizing water and electrical usage and to take the strain off of aging pipe networks, adding life and economy to the system.
Cycle+Soak is an exclusive feature in Rain Bird Central Control software that allows users to precisely schedule and apply water to be consistent with the infiltration rate of the soil in each specific area around the golf course.