There are a number of roles to fill on the golf course. One of these is the Irrigation Technician. An Irrigation Technician may install and definitely maintains a course’s irrigation system. They may perform such duties as repairing or replacing valves, satellites, rotors, and pump components. They winterize equipment and run tests in the spring to ensure everything is in working order. Read more
How are your sprinklers preforming? Well, if you haven’t conducted a water audit, you probably don’t know. Conducting a water audit will save you money in the long run, especially if you catch the problem early!
Golf course and large commercial irrigation control systems will have a large amount of communication and/or control wire. The additional protection of a ground bonding wire may help when fighting lighting strikes and electrolysis. Read more
What determines a good golf course? Often times the quality of a course is determined by the landscape. Although maintaining this quality is difficult, as it requires an abundance of water. During the warm months, plants dry out easily and don’t hold water well. This fact, makes irrigation techniques pertinent. Read more
The following is part two in a two part series. Click here to read part one.
Since pipe rarely fails, the argument for using ductile iron fittings is something to listen to. The nice thing about iron fittings is they cover up issues that PVC fittings cannot endure.
Lets talk about PVC fittings. Read more
Every golf course or large in ground irrigation system user experiences pipe fitting failures. Well designed and installed systems will have very few pipe failures. Read more
Wow, time has flown by! Can you believe it is already almost time for Wolf Creek University Classes to begin? In Wolf Creek University’s 2017 classes, each course offers a unique way to learn and become better at managing certain systems. Golf Irrigation Service is one of the many courses Wolf Creek Company provides. Read more
Wolf Creek Company founder, Bud Knowles, began life as a Rain Bird golf distributor in 1979. Bud put his experience installing more than 40 golf course irrigation systems to good use. Read more
How are your sprinklers preforming? Well, if you haven’t conducted a professional water audit, you probably don’t know.
Irrigation systems are expensive. While cutting corners now may save cost, later you may be in a deeper hole. Decoder systems offer advantages in many areas, primarily cost, but they fall short in protection.