’18 Wheelin’


A variety of vehicle innovation was on display at the 2018 Golf Industry Show in San Antonio, all designed to help provide course and club operations with new versatility and efficiencies. The show floor at the 2018 Golf Industry Show (GIS), held February 7-8 in San Antonio, featured “rollouts” of all shapes, sizes and speeds, […]

Jacobsen GA™ Tractor-Mounted Aerator Series


Features: • With a patented PerfectStrike tine- arm design that ensures tines enter and exit the turf vertically, Jacobsen GA series aerators deliver unmatched hole quality and reduce turf recovery time • Optional Aerstrike™ two-tine attachment system provides up to 40% heightened productivity on the GA™580 and GA™450 by achieving desired hole spacing at an […]

Barona Creek GC Equipment Manager Wins Top Technician Award

By | September 8, 2017

Blas Huezo of the Lakeside, Calif. club’s staff has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the Most Valuable Technician Award from the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America, after being nominated by Barona Creek’s Superintendent, Sandy Clark, CGCS. Kurt Lading from Indian Hills Country Club and Trent Manning from Ansley Golf Club were also finalists for 2017 recognition.

Jacobsen HR600™ Wide-Area Rotary Mower

  • Designed to deliver more uptime and less upkeep, featuring individual hydraulic deck motors with self-lubricating integral bearings, a fully sealed rear axle, and parking brakes integrated into the front wheel motors; operators can save up to 50 hours of annual routine maintenance
  • Cutting capacity of up to 13.8 acres per hour and a 65.2-hp Kubota® diesel engine delivering exceptional mowing power
  • Features the InCommand™ console with onboard diagnostics for quick and easy troubleshooting



Whirlwind Week


Back-to-back exhibitions in Orlando for the Golf Industry Show and Club Managers Association of America helped superintendents and managers get up to speed on the newest innovations for their operations.

Textron Specialized Vehicles Acquires TKVGPS

By | January 26, 2017

Textron, which offers E-Z-GO golf cars, Jacobsen turf care equipment, and Cushman utility and hospitality vehicles to golf courses and resorts, has acquired TKVGPS, a provider of GPS-based fleet management solutions and GPS technologies. TKVGPS will continue to operate from its facilities in Vancouver, Canada and Pitesti, Romania, with its workforce of 36 employees largely intact.