Sunday, 1st February, 2015

Stories tagged ‘Ransomes Jacobsen’


Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

(From left) Prof. A.Turgeon, Walter Woods, Ian Butcher

First Graduates of WINSTONuniversity celebrate at “The Home of Golf”

At the end of March twelve students from eleven countries stayed at the Old Course Hotel Golf Resort & Spa located right by the infamous 17th hole, better known as the “Road Hole” .....read the full story »


Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Kevin Holleran H&S

E-Z-GO and Jacobsen partner with HSBC Golf Business Forum

E-Z-GO and Jacobsen have signed a premier partnership agreement to support the 2014 HSBC Golf Business Forum, which is taking place on 28th – 30th April at the Westin Abu Dhabi Golf resort and Spa


Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

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Delegates vote Future Turf Managers’ Initiative a resounding success

Twenty one delegates from golf clubs across the UK visited Ransomes Jacobsens’ European headquarters for the BIGGA Future Turf Managers’ Initiative (FTMI), sponsored by Jacobsen


Friday, March 21st, 2014

Steve Alabaster

Steve Alabaster joins Ransomes Jacobsen sales team in Regional management role

the former Territory Sales Manager at Ernest Doe and Sons’ Esher branch, has joined Ransomes Jacobsen as a Regional Sales Manager-Golf, responsible of the southeast of England


Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Ransomes Jacobsen GIS 2068B

Large group of Guests from UK, Europe and Asia-Pacific visit GIS in Orlando

A party of 70 Ransomes Jacobsen guests and staff from Europe, augmented by a further 20 from the Asia-Pacific territory attended the Golf Industry Show in Orlando


Friday, March 14th, 2014

Course manager Mattias Jockert

Local Dealer support is the key at Forsgarden Golfklubb

Twenty year relationship between Swedish distributor and course manager


Thursday, March 6th, 2014

The Eclipse 322 together with a comprehensive fertilizer programme has taken the greens to another level

Tewkesbury Park Golf Club returns for more Jacobsen Equipment

Tewkesbury Park Golf Club near Cheltenham recently took delivery of additional Ransomes Jacobsen mowers and a utility vehicle from local dealer, TH White Ltd


Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

The Sales and Dealer Technician Certification and Awards programme aims to recognise and encourage sales staff and technicians in their career development

Sales and Technician training and Awards Programme by Ransomes Jacobsen

Accredited Certification, Development and Recognition for Dealer sales and technical staff

Seven fully floating TrimTek contour rotary decks follow undulating ground, reducing the chances of scalping

New Jacobsen AR722 Turbo launched at BTME

The new mower, which features seven 56 cm rotary cutting decks, is ideal for maintaining intermediate golf roughs, green and tee surrounds


Friday, February 21st, 2014

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New point-of-sale concept to increase revenue for the golf course operator

The Refresher FS2 is a mobile refreshment vehicle featuring FlexServe Technology, featuring a new point-of-sale design that can significantly improve merchandising profitability


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

Kevin Holleran

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