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New Zealand leads with wholly organic world-class practice facility

8.06am 18th February 2014 - Course Development

Intturf co NZ site1International Turf Company has re-commenced their work on the construction of a wholly organic and extensive golf practice facility for a private client at their estate in New Zealand following groundbreaking in December 2013.

Working with golf course architects Golf Design Scotland and the New Zealand Sportsturf Institute, International Turf Company are the lead golf consultants and construction management providers.

Following a recent site visit, Jonathan Pendry, Managing Director of International Turf Company, commented, “Our team is now well into the second phase of works with construction completion anticipated in April. Located on the South Island in true ‘Lord of the Rings’ country and part of an existing retreat, this entirely organic project will set the benchmark for sustainable golf development in the country.”

Mary Lorio, client representative, comments, “We are delighted to see the International Turf Company team back onsite and working hard to ensure the delivery of our organic world-class practice facility. The team understand and respect the beauty of our location and we are thrilled with the design delivered by Golf Design Scotland.”

International Turf Company is based by St Andrews, Scotland and delivers agronomy and construction management services to an international client base.

Golf Design Scotland is firmly established, primarily in Scotland but with a growing international portfolio of projects. Golf Design Scotland work is heavily influenced by its Scottish roots with sustainable design at its core.

International Turf Company

Golf Design Scotland

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