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Stories tagged ‘Ransomes Jacobsen’


Friday, April 10th, 2015

Jacobsen Truckster

Jacobsen Unveils All-New Truckster XD Heavy-Duty Utility Vehicle

Serving as a replacement for the venerable Cushman Turf-Truckster, the all-new Jacobsen Truckster XD sets a new standard for capacity, power, strength and comfort


Monday, April 6th, 2015

Roland McPhearson (centre) flanked by Stephen Tucker, CEO of IGCEMA (left), and Rupert Price, Sales Director of Ransomes Jacobsen (right) following the presentation of the IGCEMA Edwin Budding Award

Roland McPhearson wins 2014 IGCEMA Edwin Budding award

Roland McPhearson, Equipment Manager at Azalea City Golf Course in Mobile, Alabama, is the 2014 winner of the Edwin Budding Award, which is sponsored by Ransomes Jacobsen .....read the full story »


Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Eddie Bullock, former PGA Captain and now non-executive Director of Golf at Goodwood, delivering a class on what it takes to become an effective leader

Future Turf Managers’ Initiative again voted ‘Outstanding success’

Nineteen delegates from golf clubs across the UK visited Ransomes Jacobsen’s European headquarters for the third BIGGA Future Turf Managers’ Initiative made possible by Jacobsen


Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

Turf Maintenance Live website

Turf Maintenance LIVE – a new event

Turf Maintenance LIVE will be showcasing and demonstrating equipment from BLEC Global, Ransomes, Rigby Taylor, Shelton Drainage and Weidenmann UK


Friday, January 30th, 2015

The new Jacobsen MP493 wide area rotary mower

New Jacobsen MP Series Batwing Rotary mower

Ransomes Jacobsen launched the Jacobsen MP493 and MP653 batwing rotary mowers, which are ideal for maintaining large areas of semi-rough and rough on golf courses


Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

(from left) Glenn Kirby, Hockley Golf Club, Rhys Butler, Royal St David’s Golf Club, Gordon McKillop, CEO – STRI, John Kelly, Royal Birkdale Golf Club

STRI announces winners of the 2015 Golf Environment Awards

STRI (Sports Turf Research Institute) honoured the winners of the 2015 Golf Environment Awards at Hotel Du Vin in Harrogate last week


Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

RJ Managment team IMG_6279A

Prime Minister David Cameron Visits Ransomes Jacobsen

He met with Ransomes Jacobsen’s senior leadership team before walking over to the manufacturing plant to address an audience consisting of employees and guests


Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

The new Sales and Marketing team (from left) Will Carr, John Quinton, Karen Proctor and Nick Brown

Significant Marketing and Sales Management Changes at Ransomes Jacobsen

Marketing and Communications Manager Karen Proctor brings with her a wealth of experience in the golf industry having joined almost two years ago from Carden Park, where she was Director of Golf


Friday, January 2nd, 2015

Jacobsen MP493 wide area rough mower

Jacobsen BTME Preview Hall M, Stand M9

Following a review of their marketing strategy Jacobsen have taken the decision to return to BTME on an annual basis


Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

Edward Ainsworth (left) collects his award from Nick Brown of Ransomes Jacobsen

BIGGA Golf Awards Herald Greenkeeping Excellence

The winners of the inaugural awards for golf greenkeeping excellence have been announced at the Institute of Groundsmanship annual Industry Awards, in partnership with British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association


Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

BTME 2014

Industry Counts Down To BTME 2015

The industry countdown to BTME 2015 is continuing as anticipation builds ahead of the turf show of the year – packed with over a hundred exhibitors, first-class education and much more


Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

Dr Frank Rossi from Director of Turfgrass Agronomy at Cornell University, New York addresses the delegates

BIGGA Future Turf Managers Initiative now into Year 3

Applications for Future Turf Managers’ Initiative Open on 1st December 1st 2014; Jacobsen’s continuing support acclaimed by BIGGA


Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Amanda Dorans from Dundonald Links receiving award from Gordon McKillop, CEO, STRI

STRI Announces 2015 Golf Environment Award Finalists

The STRI Golf Environment Awards highlight effective and sustainable projects being managed by individual golf courses across the UK


Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

Vic Maynard (in white shirt) of Ernest Doe & Sons with the greenkeepiing team following the handover of the new fleet

5th consecutive Ransomes Jacobsen leasing deal at Sittingbourne and Milton Regis GC

Sittingbourne and Milton Regis Golf Club have taken delivery of £300,000 worth of new golf course maintenance equipment from the Dartford branch of Ernest Doe & Son


Thursday, September 11th, 2014

One of Ramside Hall’s CPO Eclipse mowers in action

Ramside Hall Purchases five Jacobsen Eclipse 322 Hybrid Greens Mowers

Certified Pre-Owned mowers bring consistency of cut to greens and tees at Durham’s premier golf resort


Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

The new Ransomes MP493 wide area rotary mower

New Medium Platform (MP) mower Series launched by Ransomes Jacobsen

Productivity and practicality built into new machines


Thursday, September 4th, 2014

Material Matters training day sml

Material Matters – Training the Team that Matters

After six months of research, surveys and feedback gathering, Material Matters will unveil their new Training Matters programme at a taster day on 14th October, which Ransomes Jacobsen is proud to sponsor


Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

The all-electric Cushman Hauler PRO and PRO X, features a 72-volt AC drivetrain with a range of 50 miles

New Cushman Hauler Pro and PRO X utility vehicles: 50 miles between charges

Ransomes Jacobsen, the UK and European distributor of Cushman utility vehicles, has introduced the all-electric Cushman Hauler PRO and PRO X, which feature a 72-volt AC drivetrain providing the range and power once exclusive to petrol-powered machines


Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

Winners, finalists & sponsors at Wentworth in May 2014

Last Call for STRI’S 2015 Golf Environment Awards

The awards recognise the individual golf courses and course professionals who are making real improvements to their local environment and the quality of life for the future throughout the UK. Entries should be submitted by Monday 18 August


Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

The new additions to the fleet at Longhirst Hall Golf Club

New Course Maintenance fleet for Longhirst Hall Golf Club

The Club, situated near Morpeth in Northumberland, has recently upgraded its fleet, with a significant delivery of new equipment from local Ransomes Jacobsen dealer, Rickerby of Hexham

The 2013 WINSTONuniversity graduates celebrate on the Swilcan Bridge in St Andrews

WINSTONuniversity now accepting applications for new Semester

Walter Woods Scholarship available to support potential students


Thursday, June 26th, 2014

The greens with Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum adjacent

A Different Kind of ‘Green’

Former Whitecraigs GC greenkeeper gets Kelvingrove Lawn Bowls Centre set for 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games


Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Safety representative Eddie Talbott with the RoSPA award (seated) flanked by Gemma Cosby, Ransomes Jacobsen’s EHS Manager (centre right), and other members of the safety team 

Further RoOSPA Gold Award for Ransomes Jacobsen

The Ipswich-based manufacturer of commercial mowing equipment, has won a RoSPA Gold award for the second year running


Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

Vale do Lobo’s Golf Courses Superintendent Ignacio Coelho, flanked by Financial Director Luisa Salazar and Eng. Luis Matos, Resort & Technical Director

Environmental protection remains a top priority at Vale do Lobo

Luxury resort commits to turf maintenance equipment package with zero emissions at the point of use


Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

2013 GEA winners on Portugal trip

STRI Tees Off 2015 Golf Environment Awards with Two New Sponsors

The 2015 STRI Golf Environment Awards, which reward both individuals and golf courses for their commitment to environmentally sustainable projects, are now open for entry