Sunday, 26th October, 2014

Stories tagged ‘Ransomes Jacobsen’


Thursday, February 20th, 2014

The Turfco Torrent can be hitched to most types of towing units

New Turfco Blower launched at BTME

he Turfco Torrent is powerful all-purpose blower designed with significant input from golf course, sportsfield and grounds managers


Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

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E-Z-GO celebrates Diamond Anniversary

E-Z-GO, headquartered in Augusta, GA and distributed across Europe by Ransomes Jacobsen, is celebrating its 60th anniversary during 2014 .....read the full story »

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New Bi-Directional Turf Groomer and Brush System from Ransomes Jacobsen

Ransomes Jacobsen, the Ipswich-based commercial mower and turf maintenance equipment manufacturer, has launched a new bi-directional turf groomer and brush system for selected Jacobsen greens mowers


Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Jacobsen equipment is used extensively at Hills

Hills Golf & Country Club revival goes from strength to strength

The Club has an exclusive supplier agreement with Svenningsens Maskin AB, the Ransomes Jacobsen distributor based near Linkoping, resulting in a fleet of Jacobsen equipment and a 60-strong E-Z-GO golf car fleet


Monday, February 10th, 2014

Dixie Chopper’s Classic 3360 zero-turn mower is powered by a 33 hp petrol engine

Jacobsen Acquires Dixie Chopper

Jacobsen, the turf maintenance equipment manufacturer based in Charlotte, North Carolina and sister company of Ransomes Jacobsen in Ipswich, has acquired the assets of Dixie Chopper®, the manufacturer of zero-turn radius mowers for the commercial and residential markets, based in Coatesville, Indiana


Thursday, February 6th, 2014

Richard Comely, Director, Global Product Management

Senior Leadership Team appointments at Ransomes Jacobsen

As a result of an extension to its trading territory, which now includes South America, Ransomes Jacobsen has announced further promotions at their European head office in Ipswich


Friday, January 31st, 2014

Opening of BTME 2014 (from left) Jim Croxton, Tony Smith and Chris Sealey

January Interview: Jim Croxton, Chief Executive Officer of BIGGA

As BTME 2014 entered its final day, GolfBusinessNews.com interviewed Jim Croxton, Chief Executive Officer of The British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association (BIGGA)

Tom Hurst with the Edwin Budding Award

Tom Hurst of Bernhard & Company wins the 2013 IGCEMA Edwin Budding award

Tom Hurst, Technical Specialist at Bernhard and Company, is the 2013 winner of the International Golf Course Equipment Managers Association Edwin Budding Award sponsored by Ransomes Jacobsen


Friday, September 20th, 2013

Ian Nichols BSc (Hons) Sportsturf with David Timms from Ransomes Jacobsen

Ian Nichols wins Ransomes Jacobsen Cup at Myerscough College graduation ceremony

The former investment banker has graduated with a BSc (Hons) degree in Turfgrass Science


Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

David Withers receives the award for the Ransomes Mastiff from Thomas Holzhueter of sponsor Briggs and Stratton …

Heritage Awards for Ransomes Jacobsen

Ransomes Mastiff wins Professional Turf Machinery category


Monday, September 2nd, 2013

The Queen, Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall pictured travelling around the grounds of BuckinghamPalace at the Coronation Festival to celebrate her 60-year reign

Royal Household GO-E-Z at Coronation Festival

The E-Z-GO 6-Shuttle from Ransomes Jacobsen, the Ipswich-based manufacturer and distributor of golf course equipment, is similar to the fleet supplied to transport visitors at last year’s Olympic Games


Thursday, August 15th, 2013

The SGA Norrland group during their visit to Ransomes Jacobsen

Swedish Greenkeeping Association visits Ransomes Jacobsen

Over 20 greenkeepers, all members of the northern section of the Swedish Greenkeepers Association (SGA Norrland), visited Ransomes Jacobsen’s European headquarters and manufacturing facility in Ipswich as part of three-day educational programme .....read the full story »


Friday, July 26th, 2013

Adrian Kersey, Bartram Mowers, Adrian Hollins, Head greenkeeper, Colin Aldous, owner of Ufford Park and Nigel Church of Ransomes Jacobsen

Long-standing Relationship at Ufford Park Hotel, Golf & Spa

The family owned leisure complex at Woodbridge in Suffolk, has taken delivery of new maintenance equipment for their 18-hole golf course, from near neighbours Ransomes Jacobsen

Gemma Cosby with Ransomes Jacobsen’s health and safety committee and
the company’s gold award certificate

ROSPA GOLD Award for Ransomes Jacobsen

Occupational Health and Safety commitment recognised by leading national safety charity


Monday, July 15th, 2013

Jamie Lees, Technical Area Sales Manager – Scotland, Everris

Jamie Lees joins Everris in technical sales role for Scotland

Jamie Lees has joined the Turf & Amenity team at Everris as Technical Area Sales Manager for Scotland.Previously he had worked as a sales representative for Masstock Amenity


Monday, September 26th, 2011

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The future looks bright at STRI Research

More than 100 greenkeepers and course managers attended the first STRI Research event, held 21 September at STRI’s research facilities inWest Yorkshire .....read the full story »


Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

David Withers, Jacobsen's new President

Withers is New Jacobsen Leader

David Withers has been promoted to president of Jacobsen, effective 1st October 2011 .....read the full story »


Monday, September 19th, 2011

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Very Old for Very New

Historic Ransomes Overgreen mower (c. 1945) has been accepted in part exchange for the very latest greens mowing technology


Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

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Turfco celebrates 50 years of topdressing

A chance to win one of 6 Ipads and a topdresser in Turfco’s 50th Anniversary Giveaway


Monday, August 15th, 2011

David Morgan

David Morgan joins Ransomes Jacobsen as Product Manager

David will be reporting to Richard Comely, the company’s Director of Marketing and Product Management


Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011

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Industry-leading sponsors sign up to support IOG Awards

Campey Turf Care Systems, DLF/Johnsons Seed, Everris, Imants BV, Ransomes Jacobsen and Rigby Taylor are among the sponsors of this year’s IOG Awards .....read the full story »


Friday, July 29th, 2011

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Another award for the Jacobsen Eclipse 322 Greens mower

The Jacobsen Eclipse 322 hybrid-powered riding greens mower from Ransomes Jacobsen won the Innovation award at the recent Suffolk Show .....read the full story »


Monday, July 11th, 2011

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Leading manufacturers support GTC

Cutting Edge, a division of Ransomes Jacobsen, and TORO are Quality Assured Training Providers to the Greenkeepers Training Committee


Friday, June 24th, 2011

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Biggest GBD magazine yet!

The eleventh issue of Golf Business Development (GBD) is out now – at 68 pages it is the largest edition yet for the golf industry magazine that is read in hard-copy form by more than 3,000 leading golf decision-makers .....read the full story »


Tuesday, June 14th, 2011

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Ipswich Juniors play the ‘RJ National’

Eight Juniors from Ipswich Golf Club visited Ransomes Jacobsen to practice and play a couple of rounds on the turf equipment manufacturer’s three-hole, par 9 golf course