The Menlo Park, Calif. club is working with Golf Projects International on the renovation of its 18-hole golf course. David V. Smith, President of GPI, says project management is vital during any project of this magnitude. “It is remarkable how many mistakes are made as club boards expect their general manager, golf course superintendent and club members to deliver the expertise in this specialized area.”
Sharon Heights Golf & Country Club in Menlo Park, Calif. is working with Golf Projects International (GPI) on the renovation of its 18-hole golf course.
Andy Duncan, Chairman of the Sharon Heights Golf & Country Club Task Force, confirmed that, “GPI delivers leadership, expertise and management to the project that is invaluable to any club contemplating golf course renovation.”
GPI has provided turnkey golf course planning, permitting and construction management services to a global base of private clubs for 30 years. In the last five years, after completing more than 70 projects worldwide, GPI has had a renewed focus on the domestic market.
Sharon Heights follows successful renovations at Hillcrest Country Club in Los Angeles, Calif. with architect Kyle Phillips, and Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club, near San Diego, Calif., with David McClay Kidd. GPI also managed the planning and construction of the Ladera Golf Club (designed by Gil Hanse) in Thermal, Calif., last year. GPI is providing project management services to Wilshire Country Club in Los Angeles, which is planning a golf course restoration in 2024.
David V. Smith, President of Golf Projects International in a recent interview commented that he is, “proud of the company’s body of work and is committed to supporting private clubs in the United States as they address the challenges of golf course renovation. It is remarkable how many mistakes are made as club boards expect their general manager, golf course superintendent and club members to deliver the expertise in this specialized area.”
Features and benefits of Project Management Services provided by GPI include: understanding of the unique culture of every club; relationships with contractors and consultants to build the most qualified team; expertise in all areas of the development project from inception to completion; and delivering the project on time with quality work on budget