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See how top courses are taking total control with Rain Bird

Desert Mountain  |  Scottsdale, Arizona

“Rain Bird is the leader in the industry in Central Control and automation of our computer. We could not do what we do without that computer. It gives you so much control to make adjustments quickly.”

—Shawn Emerson, Director of Agronomy

Read the Desert Mountain site report to see how Desert Mountain uses Rain Bird innovation to master playing conditions across six Jack Nicklaus Signature Courses.

Halmstad Golfklubb  |  Halmstad, Sweden

“I am very pleased with how little maintenance our Rain Bird® IC System™ requires. With valve-in-head rotors throughout the course, we can precisely manage our irrigation. Rain Bird has proven to be a strong and honest partner.

—Stefan Ljungdahl, Course Manager

Royal Drottningholm Golf Club  |  Drottningholm, Sweden

“Maintenance and diagnostics are easy with our new IC System. We can run more stations at the same time, making irrigation windows shorter and the system more efficient.”

—Eric Dahl, Course Manager

Trump Turnberry  |  Turnberry, Ayrshire, Scotland

“We have been extremely happy with the performance of our newly installed IC System. It allowed us the flexibility and control we needed during the renovation of the Ailsa course. Rain Bird’s reliable and consistent products give us peace of mind.”

—Allan Patterson, Golf Course & Estates Manager

Medalist Golf Club  |  Hobe Sound, Florida

“Rain Bird’s hybrid system and the ability to run both satellites and IC System from one computer was a huge selling point for us. Our Central Control is now the heart of the golf course. It runs everything.”

—Jason Jobson, Superintendent

Watch a video to see how Jason and other leading golf professionals use Rain Bird innovation to take their playing conditions to new heights.

The Club at Admirals Cove  |  Jupiter, Florida

“The diagnostics of IC System are great. We can instantly run pass/fail and check voltage to know we’re not losing anything out on the golf course. With that instant feedback, we’ll know there’s a problem before the turf ever knows there’s a problem.”

—Blair Kirby, Director of Course Maintenance

For more details about how Rain Bird innovation lets golf professionals take greater control of their irrigation, read the full site report about The Club at Admirals Cove or watch a video featuring three of Florida’s most elite courses.

Somerset Hills Country Club  |  Bernardsville, New Jersey

“Rain Bird Central Control is simple and easy to navigate, while giving you the ability to micromanage water and create intricate new programs on the fly. I can take water management to another level. We are putting water exactly where we want it, when we want it and in the appropriate quantities.”

—Ryan Tuxhorn, Golf Course Superintendent

 

Club Laval-sur-le-Lac   |  Laval-sur-le-Lac, Québec, Canada

“The flexibility in Rain Bird Central Control allows us to easily adjust watering on each station according to daily needs. When I need it for new sod or dry spots, I can quickly create a program to water any combination of stations throughout the course.”

—Mark Hopkins, Assistant Superintendent

Old Marsh Golf Club  |  Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

“With the IC System, we’re able to send a signal and within about 15-20 seconds get a full relay back from all 1,200 heads that they’re working and communicating with our system. We can see our flow patterns and make or adjust our programs through our phones, laptops or iPads.”

—Tony Nysse, Superintendent

Watch a video to see how three prestigious Florida courses gain greater control of their irrigation with Rain Bird.