20 September 2016

Whittington wins planning consent for HS2-driven rebuild

Architect Gaunt plans large-scale heath regeneration at historic English course.
20 September 2016

Architect Lobb launches new London-based design firm

Retirement of former chairman Peter Thomson prompts TPL principal to start his own practice.
19 September 2016

Minor alterations at East Lake ahead of 2016 Tour Championship

Nines reversed and tees added to final holes at course in Atlanta, Georgia.
19 September 2016

Naples Beach redesign and renovation nears completion

Project on course at Florida club set to be completed a month ahead of schedule.
16 September 2016

Lassi Pekka Tilander adding nine new holes at Kankaisten Golf

Architect overseeing extension project at club near Massu in south-west Finland.

15 September 2016

Jim Cervone discusses green renovations at Sewickley Heights GC

Architect speaks to GCA about converting parts of Pennsylvania course to Poa Annua
14 September 2016

West Course at Yokohama Country Club reopens following renovations

Two-year project led by Coore & Crenshaw reaches completion at Japanese club.
14 September 2016

12-hole loop opens for play at new Stoatin Brae course

Golfers able to play selected holes of latest addition to Gull Lake View Resort in Michigan.
13 September 2016

Renovations to Alison nine at Stoke Park to commence this November

Latest project at UK club to focus on course’s bunkering and the introduction of new tees.
12 September 2016

EGCOA Golf Business Conference returns to Amsterdam this November

Theme of 2016 event to focus on ‘The BIG Opportunity’ available to the golf industry.
9 September 2016

Kevin Norby leads renovation work at Inver Wood Golf Course

US$2.2 million project focuses on bunkering and irrigation at Minnesota club.
8 September 2016

Chris Wilczynski oversees third phase of Wanakah CC masterplan work

New berm put in place behind 15th green and bunkers added to the 18th hole.
7 September 2016

Winter Park Golf Course to reopen this October following renovation work

Architect Riley Johns speaks to GCA about project at municipal course in Florida.
7 September 2016

New par-three course to officially open in Bali this October

Bukit Pandawa G&CC to feature 18 par-three holes designed by JMP Golf Course Design’s Bob Moore
6 September 2016

John Fought leads turf removal and water reduction work at Ironwood CC

Architect oversees removal of two lakes on Desmond Muirhead-designed South Course.
5 September 2016

Bobby Weed Golf Design to lead renovations at Spanish Oaks

Firm returns to Texas club to oversee series of updates to course and practice facilities.
5 September 2016

Six-hole course to open as part of new Nicklaus academy in Hong Kong

Jim Wagner designs layout for short course at the Hong Kong Golf and Tennis Academy.
2 September 2016

Royal Sydney GC appoints Gil Hanse to create masterplan for golf facilities

Prestigious Australian club brings in architect as part of its ‘2030 strategy’.
2 September 2016

New Chatham Hills course to open for play later this month

Dye Designs completes work on new track at hilly site near Westfield, Indiana.
1 September 2016

Steve Forrest overseeing work on course at Taylor Meadows GC

Eleventh and twelfth holes being reworked and new pond to be introduced to tenth hole.
30 August 2016

Second phase of Tupelo CC project gets the green light

Nathan Crace to lead renovations to eighth hole as part of masterplan for Mississippi club.
26 August 2016

Pierre Fulke Design progressing with series of upgrades at Frosaker GC

DURAbunker solution being added to bunkers across 18-holer at Swedish club.
23 August 2016

Renovations and modernisations coming to Desert Highlands CC course

Architect Clive Clark leads membership-funded project at club in California.
22 August 2016

Leading figures throughout golf pay tribute to Bob Cupp

Golf course architect and ASGCA Fellow passed away on August 19, aged 76.
22 August 2016

New twelve-hole course opens for play at Red Ledges

Jack Nicklaus participates in opening celebrations at facility near Heber Valley, Utah.
19 August 2016

Construction of Streamsong Black course is well underway

The new course, designed by Gil Hanse, is on track to open in Autumn 2017.

19 August 2016

Old Works course to celebrate its 20th anniversary

Anaconda course was designed by Jack Nicklaus and has since become a popular public golf facility.
18 August 2016

Sustainability standard established for golf industry’s development

Golf course architects across the world join sustainability experts to ensure best practices.

17 August 2016

Revitalised Rockwood Park course set to open later this year

Designer John Colligan says the rerouting of the course has allowed for breathtaking views during play.

16 August 2016

Rio Olympic course recognised by Golf Environment Organization

Rio course awarded for its commitment to improving the environment and golfing opportunities for local communities.

15 August 2016

Construction of new Torvean course begins today

Golf course architect Stuart Rennie has designed the course, which will be built by Coffey Construction and EGS Golf.
15 August 2016

Peter Thomson announces decision to retire from his design businesses

The 86 year-old five times Open Championship winner has worked in golf course design for over 50 years.
11 August 2016

Renovation and bunker project reaches completion at Tewkesbury Park

Peter McEvoy oversees work to make UK course more sympathetic to playing majority.
10 August 2016

Schmidt-Curley creating new course overlooking Vietnam’s Ha Long Bay

Firm collaborating with FLC Group  with construction expected to finish later this year.
9 August 2016

New bunkers added and greens altered at Jandia Golf Course

Routing adjustments and new irrigation system also introduced at Ron Kirby design in Fuerteventura, Spain.
8 August 2016

Spence Golf completes renovation work at the CC of North Carolina

Kris Spence leads enhancements to the bunkers and greens on club’s Dogwood course.
4 August 2016

Rod Whitman hired for new project at Algonquin Golf Club

Architect to redesign and renovate elements of course at resort in New Brunswick, Canada.
2 August 2016

Issue 45 of Golf Course Architecture is out now

The return of golf to the Olympics and changes at Turnberry among topics covered in latest edition

The return of golf to the Olympics and changes at Turnberry among topics covered in latest edition
1 August 2016

Bill Bergin oversees first phase of Druid Hills GC renovation project

Bunkers rebuilt and enhancements made to the green complexes on front nine at Atlanta course.
29 July 2016

Course renovations at TPC Sugarloaf given the green light

Meadows, Stables and Pines nines to be upgraded at club near Atlanta, US.
28 July 2016

New nine-hole course to open at Westerham Golf Club this summer

Nine has been designed by David Williams on sandy site at club in Kent, UK.

27 July 2016

Renovations nearing completion at Brookwater G&CC course

Greg Norman Golf Course Design leading work at course near Brisbane, Australia.
27 July 2016

Bob Harrison leading new project at Newcastle Golf Club in Australia

Five new holes to be built as part of proposed changes to course in New South Wales.
25 July 2016

Work to upgrade final hole of Forest Pines' Pines nine reaches completion

Pond brought into play and reshaping carried out following consultation with Tom MacKenzie.
21 July 2016

Upgrades at the Country Club of St Albans’ two courses reach completion

Tom Weiskopf Designs redesigns the bunkering on Lewis and Clark and Tavern Creek layouts.
20 July 2016

Atlantic Dunes at the Sea Pines resort to reopen this October

Love Golf Design leading reconstruction of former Ocean course at South Carolina resort.

20 July 2016

Second course at Island Resort & Casino to be named ‘Sage Run’

Paul Albanese designing 18-holer in Michigan, with planting set to begin next month.
19 July 2016

Stephen Kay completes renovation work at the East Orange Golf Club

Two new holes constructed at New Jersey course originally designed by Tom Bendelow.
15 July 2016

Andrew Green leads renovation project at The Tryall Golf Club

US architect overseeing work at course originally designed by Ralph Plummer near Montego Bay, Jamaica.

13 July 2016

The Cape Club course nears reopening following reconstruction work

Golfers able to tackle reworked Troon facility on Cape Cod from 3 August.
12 July 2016

Chris Wilcynzski creating five new holes at Indian Trails Golf Course

Renovation work carried out and new practice facility introduced at club near Grand Rapids, Michigan.

11 July 2016

Carnoustie Golf Links begins preparation for 2018 Open

Links superintendent Sandy Reid speaks to GCA about recent and upcoming work at the Scottish club.
8 July 2016

Second phase of Welwyn Garden City GC practice facility upgrade begins

Anthony Hodgson leading the creation of a new four-hole academy course at UK club.
7 July 2016

Art Schaupeter hired to design new TPC Colorado course

Architects latest project is the first course to be built in US state of Colorado for seven years.

7 July 2016

Study finds reduction in the number of fertilised acres on US golf courses

Lesser amounts of phosphate fertiliser, potash and nitrogen recorded between 2006 and 2014.
6 July 2016

Ross McMurray to design 27 new holes as part of Royal Norwich’s relocation

Club aiming to begin development of new site at Weston Park later this year.
6 July 2016

El Zagal Public Golf Course reopens following project led by Gill Design

Firm reworks layout following levee reconstruction at nine-hole course in Fargo, North Dakota.

5 July 2016

Construction of new nine-hole course and golf facility completed in Belgium

New Dimitri van Hauwaert design includes synthetic turf solutions from Southwest Greens Construction.

1 July 2016

Renovation work complete on second nine at Pleasant Valley CC

Work on bunkers, drainage and tree removal is part of a master plan for entire 27 holes.
30 June 2016

Finishing touches being added to new golf course in Argentina

Final landscaping work being done at Frankie Bunge’s design in Córdoba province.
29 June 2016

Restoration work at Gleneagles’ The King’s Course reaches completion

Elements of James Braid’s original design brought back into play at historic Scottish club.
29 June 2016

New Greg Norman design in Mexico begins to take shape

18-hole design at Rancho San Lucas resort community set to open by late 2017.
28 June 2016

Tripp Davis completes bunker renovation work at Wichita CC

Architect reintroduces original strategic intent of bunkering originally designed by Bill Diddel.
27 June 2016

Compass Pointe course in North Carolina opens for play

Rick Robbins design near the city of Wilmington is the state’s first new build in six years.

22 June 2016

Renovation work complete at TPC River Highlands

Changes at PGA Tour venue include restyled bunkers and improved drainage.
21 June 2016

Bobby Weed oversees renovation work at Grandfather G&CC

Work on Championship course forms part of 10-year plan for North Carolina club.
20 June 2016

Wentworth adds European Golf Design to advisory team for West Course restoration

Firm to work with Ernie Els Design and leading professionals on work at UK club.
17 June 2016

FootGolf course designed by Swan Golf Designs opens for play

Positive initial reaction to nine-hole course at FootGolf Chester facility in the UK.
16 June 2016

Tripp Davis hired to lead project at OU’s Jimmie Austin Golf Course

Architect returns to alma mater to lead project at course originally designed by Perry Maxwell.
15 June 2016

Ocean Course at Sea Pines Resort on schedule for October reopening

18-holer in South Carolina has been redesigned by Love Golf Design.
15 June 2016

Summer 2016 edition of ASGCA’s By Design magazine now available

Highlights include a discussion on golf’s return to the Olympics and an interview with Greg Martin.
15 June 2016

Laguna Golf Bintan course to reopen following renovation work

Project at resort in Indonesia led by Mark Lawson of Pro Links Construction.
14 June 2016

Louis Oosthuizen enters golf design industry with Matkovich partnership

South African pro to work with the Matkovich Group to help hone his golf design skills.
13 June 2016

Huxley Golf supporting the R&A’s Swingzone at the 2016 Open

Attendees can benefit from expert tuition at event this July at Royal Troon.
10 June 2016

Elements of James Braid’s original design being restored at Scotscraig GC

Bunkers expanded and fourth green rebuilt ahead of club’s bicentenary next year.
10 June 2016

Cabot Cliffs course at Cabot Links officially opens for play

Ben Crenshaw and Bill Coore join Mike Keiser and Ben Cowan-Dewar for first official round.
10 June 2016

Fry/Straka completes project at Los Robles Greens municipal course

Renovation work helps boost environmental and economical sustainability of California facility.
6 June 2016

Christian Althaus opens new course at Hofgut Georgenthal

Water and archaeological issues surmounted at new hotel resort course in the German state of Hesse.

6 June 2016

‘Nicklaus Nine’ opens for play at American Lake Veterans Golf Course

Course expanded to 18 hole at facility designed for wounded and disabled veterans.
3 June 2016

New research document examines modern driving distances

Report from USGA and The R&A finds equal split between ‘long’ and ‘short’ hitting players.
2 June 2016

Kevin Norby completes renovation work at Stillwater Country Club

Bunker renovations and redesign of the thirteenth hole among highlights of project in Minnesota.
1 June 2016

Portrush Open preparatory work approaches completion

Two new holes created and new greens for three holes on Dunluce Links course

1 June 2016

Ailsa course at Trump Turnberry reopens following major renovations

Architect Martin Ebert says new coastal holes ‘unmatched in the golfing world’.

31 May 2016

Fry/Straka completes renovation project at Hunt Valley Golf Club

Bunkers redesigned and playability enhanced at course in Phoenix, Maryland.
27 May 2016

Jerry Pate Design leads new project at The Colony Golf and Country Club

Original designer to reconstruct greens and greenside bunkers on Florida course.
26 May 2016

Moraine Country Club course to reopen 11 June

Architect Keith Foster leads project at Ohio course originally designed by Alec Campbell.
24 May 2016

New six-hole course to be built in Hong Kong using synthetic turf

Southwest Greens product to be installed at Clearwater Bay Golf & Country Club’s new facility.

23 May 2016

Gary Player Design to lead renovation of Wentworth’s Edinburgh Course

Work includes introduction of a new bunker programme and practice facilities.
23 May 2016

Pennard bunker renovation on track for winter completion

Tom Doak and Clyde Johnson combine EcoBunker revetting with ruggedness at South Wales club.
19 May 2016

Work gets underway on Pasatiempo GC irrigation and water project

Californian club to improve maintenance and course quality using local district’s treated wastewater.
17 May 2016

The R&A publishes new pace of play guidance manual

Document offers management, course set-up and player behaviour advice to golf facilities.

17 May 2016

Opening date set for Tom Doak’s new reversible course

The Loop at the Forest Dunes resort in northern Michigan to open for play 27 June.
16 May 2016

New nine hole course to open in Austrian Alps this summer

Lech course in the Arlberg region will be the highest course in Austria.
16 May 2016

Forrest Richardson leads major project at Arizona’s Mountain Shadows

Architect rebuilding par-54 course originally designed by Arthur Jack Snyder.
13 May 2016

Golfers enjoying renovated course at Ballybunion Golf Club

Course manager John Bambury speaks on work to Old Course in the west of Ireland.
12 May 2016

Golf industry highlighted at Global Sustainability Standards Conference

2016 edition of ISEAL event looks at how the industry has helped drive innovation and evolution.

11 May 2016

Bobby Weed Golf Design to lead renovation project at Greenacres CC

Course improvements and land repurposing to take place at New Jersey club.
9 May 2016

Todd Eckenrode – Origins Golf Design completes Orinda CC project

Firm restores William Watson design in California using archive material and aerial photography.
6 May 2016

USGA to expand PLAY9 in programme’s third year

Initiative aims to encourage golfers to fit nine-hole rounds into their schedules.
6 May 2016

Official opening of new Lebovic Golf Club takes place in Canada

Architect Doug Carrick discusses completion of a project 20 years in the making.
5 May 2016

Bunker renovation to get underway at Desert Willow’s Firecliff course

Architect Michael Hurdzan to advise on project commencing later this month.

4 May 2016

New white paper examines the state of municipal golf in the US

Andy Staples’ Community Links explores challenges and potential solutions to help facilities stay viable.
3 May 2016

Gary Player Design creating new twelve-hole course at Big Cedar Lodge

Jeff Lawrence and Gary Player discuss project at resort in US state of Missouri.
3 May 2016

New independent trial examines options for Fusarium treatment

Interface from Bayer leads the way during test held at Thetford Golf Club, UK.
3 May 2016

Colligan Golf Design leads restoration work at Squaw Creek GC

John Colligan and Trey Kemp renovate Texas course originally designed by Ralph Plummer.
29 April 2016

Robert Trent Jones II Golf Architects to design new course in Mexico

18-holer to form part of luxury resort community under development in Los Cabos.
29 April 2016

Grand opening of nine new holes to take place at Crosswoods GC

Club owner Michael Stone speaks to GCA about project at club in Crosslake, Minnesota.
27 April 2016

ASGCA names Greg Martin as association’s new president

Architect takes over from Steve Smyers at annual meeting in Washington D.C.
26 April 2016

Work begins on new ten-course complex in Vietnam

Schmidt-Curley Design hired to lead development at site near Dong Hoi.
26 April 2016

Bunker renovation project gets underway at Tewkesbury Park GC

Number of bunkers to be moved and reshaped at UK course designed by Frank Pennink.
25 April 2016

DeVries and Pont to host UK golf course architecture seminar this June

Architects to discuss historical and modern issues around the industry at UK event.
22 April 2016

South Korean golf could receive major government boost

Reuters reports that measures will be introduced to help boost participation.
22 April 2016

Pascuzzo/Pate Golf Design completes redesign and renovation at Nemu GC

Firm works with JLPGA to rework course layout at facility in Shima, Japan.
21 April 2016

Spectacular new-look Turnberry almost ready for its debut

Project led by architect Martin Ebert has created unmatched run of coastal holes.
21 April 2016

Golf participation in Europe is ‘stable’, says KPMG

New report finds playing numbers either leveling out or growing in more than half of local markets.
20 April 2016

The R&A enhances support of nine hole golf through new championship

Event for amateur players to be held at Royal Troon in July this year.

20 April 2016

Issue 44 of Golf Course Architecture is out now

Latest issue includes a discussion on fairness in golf and reports on Rees Jones’ new course in Mexico.

Latest issue includes a discussion on fairness in golf and reports on Rees Jones’ new course in Mexico

20 April 2016

Gopher Watch Competition - Spring 2016

Can you identify the course on which Sandy the gopher has been photographed?

20 April 2016

McIntosh spearheads five year improvement scheme at Strandhill

Two new holes planned as part of major renovation at west of Ireland links.
19 April 2016

New course to be built using Southwest Greens synthetic turf

Nine-holer designed by Jean-Claude Cornillot under construction in the south of France.
18 April 2016

Redesign of Forest Hills course edges closer to completion

Project led by Jacobson Golf Course Design sees creation of three new holes.

15 April 2016

Better Billy Bunker Method introduced at Cordillera Ranch course

Renovation of bunkers at 18-hole course near San Antonio, Texas, now complete.

13 April 2016

Lough Erne purchases new fleet of John Deere machines

Golf resort in Northern Ireland adds six turf machines from distributor Johnston Gilpin.
11 April 2016

Mike Dasher to lead renovation work at the Harmony Golf Preserve

Project to focus on bunkers and greens at course near St Cloud, Florida.
11 April 2016

Staples leads Park-inspired renovation at Meadowbrook CC

Detroit-area club celebrates centenary and breaks ground on major improvement project.
6 April 2016

Littlestone Golf Club purchases fleet of Toro machinery

UK club acquires nine mowers, four utility vehicles, two aerators, a top dresser and the latest MP5800 sprayer.
5 April 2016

Chris Wilczynski creates masterplan for Warwick Hills G&CC course

Architect aiming to make course in Michigan more strategic and less penal.
1 April 2016

Marc Westenborg discusses latest project at La Zagaleta

Architect reworks bunkering and creates a new green at course near Marbella, Spain.
1 April 2016

Renovation and restoration work being carried out at Port Ludlow

Dick Schmidt leading project at course designed by Robert Muir Graves in Washington State.
31 March 2016

Dana Fry discusses new course on Abu Dhabi’s Yas Island

Architect speaks to GCA about upcoming project at site in the United Arab Emirates.

31 March 2016

Kipp Schulties leads renovation project at Delaire Country Club

All 27 holes to be worked on as part of US4.4 million project at Joe Lee design in Florida.
31 March 2016

Renovation project to begin at Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate

Work to take place on International Course this year and National Course in 2017.
30 March 2016

Fry/Straka hired to design new course on Abu Dhabi’s Yas Island

New layout to form centrepiece of US$40 billion leisure and entertainment facility.
29 March 2016

Swan Golf Designs hired to carry out review of courses at Moray Golf Club

Firm to carry out review of all 36 links holes at club in Lossiemouth, Scotland.
24 March 2016

Latest phase of Burhill Golf Club renovation project gets underway

Tim Lobb advising on alterations to the bunkering on the New Course at UK club.
23 March 2016

DeVries Designs and Infinite Variety enter new partnership

Golf course architecture firms to collaborate on projects in the US, UK and Europe.

22 March 2016

Renaissance Golf Design’s Eric Iverson to advise on Whistling Rock changes

Subtle alterations to be made to South Korea course originally designed by Ted Robinson.
21 March 2016

Mackenzie & Ebert complete first phase of renovations at Trevose

Upgrades made to holes two, nine and thirteen at Harry Colt’s design in Cornwall, UK.
21 March 2016

Bunkers at Chart Hills GC benefiting from introduction of Topsport liner

Improvements made to maintenance and drainage of bunkering at course in Kent, UK.
18 March 2016

Mossy Oak Golf Club to open for play 2 September

Gil Hanse’s new design nearing completion at site near West Point, Mississippi.
17 March 2016

2016 EIGCA Conference to examine the role of technology in the game

Range of speakers to discuss selected topics at event this April in Northern Ireland.
16 March 2016

New 18-hole course to be created on site of Tartan Park GC

Annika Course Design and Arnold Palmer Design Company brought in for project in Minnesota.
16 March 2016

Project to reshape three greens at Dundonald Links reaches completion

Original designer Kyle Phillips oversees work at links course on Scotland’s west coast.

14 March 2016

Blasi leads rerouting of golf course at Santa Ana Country Club

Project aiming to improve safety and add variety to layout in California’s Orange County.
14 March 2016

Rio course gets first major test ahead of this summer’s Olympic competition

Nine Brazilian golfers take part in event at venue as part of course inauguration.
11 March 2016

Sanford Design and Nicklaus Design collaborate for new Florida project

Firms working together to redesign course at Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club.
9 March 2016

Lester George hired to create masterplan for new course in Virginia

Fones Cliffs resort to be built on the Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail.
8 March 2016

Next phase of Royal Blackheath bunkering work to begin this summer

Architect Ken Moodie and MJ Abbott reworking elements of UK course.

7 March 2016

Tiger Woods opens new short course facility at Bluejack National

Full 18-hole course set to open in late April at club in Montgomery, Texas.
3 March 2016

Huxley Golf installs new practice tee at Jumeirah Golf Estates

Latest installation supports water conservation principles at club in Dubai, UAE.
2 March 2016

EIGCA furthers awareness of CDM regulations for UK members

Seminar event at Northwood Golf Club helps spread awareness latest set of laws
2 March 2016

Architect Pizá launches scheme to expose underprivileged kids to golf

PrimerSwing scheme seeks to use golf to build better society in Mexico.

2 March 2016

Rio Olympic course ‘increased biodiversity’, says official report

Department of Justice report says course ensured return to different species to degraded area.

1 March 2016

Shaftesbury Glen Golf & Fish Club course to reopen following renovations

Waste bunkers added to layout designed by Clyde Johnston in South Carolina.
26 February 2016

Course at Sherwood CC to reopen next month following restoration project

Nicklaus Design returns to club in Thousand Oaks, California to oversee latest work.

23 February 2016

Renovation work gets underway on course at Kinloch Golf Club

Lester George and Vinny Giles return to Virginia design to oversee latest enhancements.

17 February 2016

Drew Rogers to lead design reinstatement project at Kenosha CC

Architect to oversee work at Donald Ross-designed course in south-east Wisconsin.

16 February 2016

ASGCA launches new water use and stewardship book

Golf & Water features more than a dozen examples of positive water management. 
12 February 2016

Construction of new Cynthia Dye design begins in Portugal

Course to form part of Falesia D’El Rey Resort an hour’s drive north of Lisbon.
11 February 2016

May date set for The Watson 9 Course at Mozingo Lake grand opening

Junior Golf Academy to have priority on new facility near Maryville, Missouri.
10 February 2016

Renovations to the Golden Horseshoe Gold course to commence this May

Rees Jones’ firm brought in to oversee work on one of Colonial Williamsburg’s three courses.
9 February 2016

Goat Hill Park course grand reopening takes place following renovations

Team led by John Ashworth works to enhance facility in Oceanside, California.

3 February 2016

Construction gets underway on Georgia’s first 18-hole course

Tilander Golf Design hired for project at site near Tbilisi overlooking the Caucasus mountains.
2 February 2016

Greg Letsche renovates course at The Plantation at Ponte Vedra

Architect revitalising Arnold Palmer and Ed Seay’s design on Florida’s east coast.

1 February 2016

Irie Fields course to open later this year on Caribbean island of St Kitts

European Golf Design’s latest project the first course to be given GEO Certified Development status.
29 January 2016

Tom Weiskopf to lead multi-million dollar reno of Torrey Pines North

Work to commence after the Farmers Insurance Open at course in La Jolla, California.
26 January 2016

Blue Bay International course opens for play in south-west China

Donald Knott’s latest design lies on the coast of the Taiwan Straits near city of Zhangzhou.
25 January 2016

Tom Doak to advise on National Golf Centre development plan

Architect’s work to have particular focus on revered Hotchkin Course at venue in Lincolnshire, UK.
21 January 2016

New golf course to open for play in Vietnam this April

Ba Na Hills Golf Club to be the first Luke Donald signature design.
19 January 2016

David Hemstock begins extension of Mehta Golf Club layout

Architect to create nine more holes at course in Lugazi, Uganda.
18 January 2016

First nine holes open at new Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta course

Play commences at Greg Norman’s firm’s latest design on Mexico’s Pacific coast.
14 January 2016

360-degree imaging technology helps showcase golf course design

Imaging firm enters the golf industry with new service for clubs to attract more customers.
13 January 2016

Michael Bamberger to receive 2016 ASGCA Donald Ross Award

Senior writer at Sports Illustrated to be presented with award at association’s annual meeting.
13 January 2016

Tom Lehman and Tripp Davis collaborate for new course in Florida

The Trilogy Golf Club at Ocala Preserve to be unveiled to the public next month.
12 January 2016

Issue 43 of Golf Course Architecture is out now

Our latest issue features the changes at Ballybunion and Le Golf National, and new courses in Scotland and Switzerland.

12 January 2016

Gopher Watch Competition - Winter 2016

Can you identify the course on which Sandy the gopher has been photographed?

12 January 2016

Beau Welling oversees reshaping of the twelfth green at Sandy Hills Links

Architect returns to Rosapenna to lead latest work on course designed by Pat Ruddy.

8 January 2016

Valderrama bought by Zagaleta in surprise €40 million deal

Transaction will not immediately effect the existing Real Club de Valderrama with lease running to 2050.

8 January 2016

John Fought completes renovation project at Maryvale Golf Course

Architect draws inspiration from work of AW Tillinghast for project at course in Phoenix, Arizona.
6 January 2016

Renovations to be made to course at The Grove ahead of British Masters

MJ Abbott and Profusion brought in to carry out work at venue in Hertfordshire, UK.
5 January 2016

Lakes course at Phoenix Gold reopens following renovation work

Architect Pirapon Namatra completes project at Denis Griffiths-designed course in Thailand.
4 January 2016

Stonebridge G&CC course reopens following renovation project

Architect Kipp Schulties reworks Karl Litten-designed course in Boca Raton, Florida.
23 December 2015

Season’s greetings from the team at Golf Course Architecture

Best wishes to all of our readers, we will be returning on 4 January 2016.

18 December 2015

Wigwam Resort ready for tournament play following Lehman’s bunker reno

Gold Course sees introduction of Key Golf’s Linebacker liner ahead of Patriot All-America competition.
16 December 2015

Tim Liddy selected to lead renovation of Ross holes at Hamilton Elks

Fairway widths and green edges to be restored at course in Hamilton, Ohio.

16 December 2015

Greg Norman’s firm hired for new project in Belize

The Shark’s firm to carry out work at luxury destination on Caye Chapel Island.
15 December 2015

Dusenberry Design completes renovation work at Keney Park

US$5.7 million spent to update Connecticut course originally designed by Devereux Emmet
14 December 2015

Italy’s Marco Simone Golf and Country Club selected to host 2022 Ryder Cup

Jim Fazio-designed course to be ‘completely reconstructed’ ahead of tournament.
11 December 2015

New course at Gull Lake View nearing completion ahead of 2016 opening

Renaissance Golf Design leading work on sixth course at Michigan Resort.
10 December 2015

New course to be built at the Island Resort & Casino

Paul Albanese hired to design 18-holer on hilly site near Harris, Michigan.
9 December 2015

ASGCA and USGA partner for new public golf facility programme

Architects to work alongside agronomists, scientists and researchers to provide consulting services.
9 December 2015

Wild Dunes reopens following renovation led by Fazio firm

New irrigation system, bermuda greens and views of coastal marsh from Lowcountry course
8 December 2015

Swan Golf Designs leads bunker renovation at Wellingborough GC

Work underway to improve facilities at course in Northamptonshire.

7 December 2015

A brand new look for the Golf Course Architecture website

New design makes it easier to find and read the content you want, on the device of your choice.
2 December 2015

David Whelchel completes renovation of Lake Course at Carolina Trace CC

Architect speaks to GCA about project at course in North Carolina.
2 December 2015

Significant reductions in water use across courses in the US, report finds

Superintendents using nearly 22 per cent less water in 2013 than 2005.
1 December 2015

Planners reject scheme for Dye course on farmland in north London

27 November 2015

Pennard appoints Tom Doak to consult on bunker rebuilding work

Famed Welsh links is adding Ecobunker revetting solution course-wide
25 November 2015

Popularity of golf tourism continues to rise, according to new report

KPMG’s Golf Advisory Practice survey finds increased year on year bookings.
25 November 2015

PalmGolf Marrakech – Ourika course opens for play in Morocco

Neil Haworth and Stéphane Talbot collaborate on new desert-style course.
24 November 2015

Heron course at The Oaks reopens following Fry/Straka’s renovation

Subtle changes also made to the layout of course in Osprey, Florida.
24 November 2015

Bayer demonstrates new fungicide formulations at STRI research day

Attendees use NASA 3D glasses to view turf recovery and see product’s benefits in action.
20 November 2015

Rees Jones completes renovation of Playa Grande course

Dominican Republic course was originally designed by Robert Trent Jones, Sr.
20 November 2015

Thomson Perrett & Lobb to create new course on Egypt’s Red Sea coast

New development at Soma Bay to embrace natural desert landscape.
20 November 2015

Gordon Lewis completes renovation work at The Forest’s Bobcat course

Fort Myers course reopens following project led by its original designer.
19 November 2015

Keith Rhebb and Riley Johns to lead renovation of Florida muni

19 November 2015

Old Memorial course reopens following renovation project led by Steve Smyers

Greens recontoured and bermudagrasses introduced across 18-holer in Tampa, Florida.
19 November 2015

ASGCA reveals list of Design Excellence Recognition Program recipients

Work of organisation members at nine US courses highlighted.
18 November 2015

Infinite Variety hired to restore Colt bunkering at Aachener Golfclub

Work on fifteenth hole complete with two more holes soon to follow suit.
17 November 2015

Japanese beer giant invests £2m in Buckinghamshire rebuild

Bunker area to be halved as part of TPL-led renovation project.
17 November 2015

Ron Kern leads bunker remodeling project at Pebble Brook’s North Course

Architect works with Derek Dirksen to restore character of bunkers at Indiana course.
13 November 2015

First nine holes open at new Ugandan golf resort on Lake Victoria

‘There’s nothing like it in central Africa’ says architect Kevin Ramsey.
13 November 2015

Seven figure, three year facelift planned for Colt’s Stoke Park course

Nine holes to be refreshed each winter at venue of Bond/Goldfinger match.
11 November 2015

New KPMG report profiles golf in Austria ahead of 2022 Ryder Cup bid

Country described as having ‘a strong foundation to take itself forward’.
10 November 2015

Pearland Golf Club course reopens for play following Jeff Blume’s renovation

Architect oversees work to greens and bunkering at course near Houston, Texas.
9 November 2015

Vijay Singh set to advise on Natadola Bay Championship Course redesign

Work to take place ahead of 2016 Fiji International tournament.
5 November 2015

Christy O’Connor Jnr brought in to upgrade Moyvalley course

Architect aiming to bring layout ‘in line with the top golf courses in Ireland’.
4 November 2015

Newly-opened Tara Iti course in NZ already helping bird conservation

Forest clearance hindering predators of endangered fairy terns
4 November 2015

Kris Spence leads major project at Country Club of North Carolina

Architect uses Ellis Maples’ materials from Dogwood Course’s original construction.
4 November 2015

Construction of new Maridoe Golf Club course gets underway

Work on Steve Smyers design commences at site in suburban Dallas.
3 November 2015

Olympic effect among topics discussed at 2015 HSBC Golf Industry Forum

Delegates discuss broad range of current topics at event in Shanghai, China.
3 November 2015

Cypress Head course reopens for play following Dasher’s renovation work

The course at Cypress Head Golf Club in Port Orange, Florida, has reopened following a renovation project.
2 November 2015

Ernie Els heads to Lido Lakes to see progress of renovation project

Ernie Els has paid a visit to the Lido Lakes golf course in Jakarta, Indonesia, which is currently undergoing a significant renovation.
2 November 2015

Redesign of Keth Memorial Golf Course reaches completion

A redesign of the University of Central Missouri’s Keth Memorial Golf Course has reached completion.
30 October 2015

Cape Wickham and Ocean Dunes courses open for play

Two new golf courses open for play today on King Island, Australia.
29 October 2015

PGA Centenary at Gleneagles selected as host course for 2019 Solheim Cup

The Solheim Cup will head to Scotland in 2019, with the PGA Centenary Course at Gleneagles selected to host the tournament.
29 October 2015

Construction complete on reversible Loop course at Forest Dunes

29 October 2015

Upgrades made to practice facilities at PGA Catalunya Resort

A series of upgrades have been made to the practice facilities at the PGA Catalunya Resort near Girona, Spain.
29 October 2015

Nicklaus Design hired to create new golf course in US state of Kentucky

Nicklaus Design has been hired to create Legacy Point, a new golf course in the US state of Kentucky.
28 October 2015

Renovation project at Sawgrass Country Club reaches completion

A golf course renovation project has been completed at Sawgrass Country Club in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.
28 October 2015

Plans revealed for new Qatar International Golf Club in Doha

A new golf destination is to be developed in Qatar, according to reports.
23 October 2015

Atlas Turf International enters Merit Leadership partnership with the ASGCA

Atlas Turf International has become a Merit Leadership Partner of the American Society of Golf Course Architects (ASGCA).
22 October 2015

Ground broken for new course at The Greenbrier in West Virginia

Ground has been broken for the development of a new course at The Greenbrier Sporting Club in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia.
22 October 2015

Ebert pleased with progress of work at Royal Portrush

Architect tells GCA work on existing Dunluce Links holes is nearing completion.
21 October 2015

Upgrades to be made to Wentworth’s East, West and Edinburgh courses

A series of upgrades will be made to the three golf courses at Wentworth Club next year.
20 October 2015

Huxley Golf installs all-weather putting green at The Royal Hospital Chelsea

Huxley Golf has helped to create a new leisure area at The Royal Hospital Chelsea in London, UK.
20 October 2015

R&A confirms return of The Open to Royal Portrush in 2019

The R&A has confirmed that The Open will be played at Royal Portrush in 2019.
19 October 2015

Official opening of new Eastern Golf Club course takes place in Australia

Greg Norman has officially opened the new course at the Eastern Golf Club in Yering, Australia.
19 October 2015

Baseball stadium becomes nine-hole course for new golf experience

A new golf experience will open at Petco Park, the home of the San Diego Padres baseball team, next month.
14 October 2015

John Fought selected to lead renovation of North Course at Carmel Country Club

13 October 2015

River Course at Kiawah Island Club reopens following renovation work

12 October 2015

New Dreamland Golf Club unveiled at event in Azerbaijan

9 October 2015

Five year redevelopment aims to transform Strandhill links

9 October 2015

Greg Norman Golf Course Design to create new nine-hole course in Sydney

7 October 2015

Construction of new short game academy nears completion at The Ledges

6 October 2015

Renovation work to get underway next month at Rockwood Golf Course

6 October 2015

Durabunker enhances sustainability of bunkering at Tiburon Golf Club

5 October 2015

Construction underway on new Städler design in eastern Germany

5 October 2015

Gary Player Design hired to create new course in Vietnam

5 October 2015

Major renovation work gets underway at TPC River Highlands

5 October 2015

First links course in the Baltic region opens for play

5 October 2015

Architects take in four historic UK courses as part of EIGCA study tour

5 October 2015

Terrain Aeration completes greens improvement work at Newport Golf Club

Terrain Aeration has recently helped improve the drainage of a selection of the greens on the course Newport Golf Club in Wales, UK.
5 October 2015

Kiva Dunes renovation work set to be completed by October

A renovation of the golf course at the Kiva Dunes Golf and Beach Resort is nearing completion.
23 September 2015

The new issue of Golf Course Architecture is out now

Visit our magazine page to read the latest industry trends and features interviews with key executives
22 September 2015

Redesign and renovation work to get underway at Montecito CC this October

Project at course in Santa Barbara to be led by Nicklaus Design.
22 September 2015

Owners report positive feedback to renovations at Golf Club of Texas

Roy Bechtol leads project at course he originally designed near San Antonio.
22 September 2015

Mickelson visits site of new Mickelson National Golf Club

Phil Mickelson has paid a visit to the site of the currently under-construction Mickelson National Golf Club near Calgary, Canada.

17 September 2015

Renovation work nears completion at Moraine Country Club course

Architect Keith Foster advises on project at course in Dayton, Ohio.
15 September 2015

Course reopens at Chechessee Creek Club following renovation work

Bill Coore returns to South Carolina design to advise on recent project.
14 September 2015

Todd Eckenrode - Origins Golf Design completes Quail Lodge renovation work

California course to benefit from drought-tolerant landscaping.
10 September 2015

New Tatanka Golf Club to open for play 14 September

Paul Albanese’s design at Nebraska resort draws inspiration from Santee Sioux culture.
10 September 2015

Architects head to south-east England for EIGCA Study Tour

Sunningdale, Royal St George’s and Royal Cinque Ports on itinerary for 2015 event.
9 September 2015

Redesign of Ocean Course at the Sea Pines Resort to commence 5 October

Scot Sherman discusses reworking of George Cobb’s design on Hilton Head Island.
9 September 2015

Golfers enjoying restored course at Philadelphia’s Union League Golf Club

Stephen Kay leads work on Donald Ross’ design at former Torresdale Frankford CC.
8 September 2015

Richard Mandell discusses restoration of Donald Ross’ design at Bacon Park

Course in Savannah, Georgia set to reopen for play on 10 October.
8 September 2015

Golf course maintenance programme introduced at the Verdura Resort

36 holes designed by Kyle Phillips converted to bermudagrass at destination in Sicily.
7 September 2015

Renovation project reaches completion at Golden Hills Golf and Country Club

Green complexes rebuilt at course in Lexington, South Carolina.
7 September 2015

Nine holes to open for play at El Desafio course this month

Greg Norman’s firm designs new course in Patagonia region of Argentina.
4 September 2015

Inaugural Africa Golf Summit heads to Johannesburg’s Serengeti Golf Club

Golf development and tourism to be discussed at event from 9-11 September.
3 September 2015

Exclusiv Golf Deva course opens for play in New Caledonia

Cynthia Dye leads design of 18-hole course at Sheraton New Caledonia Deva Resort.
28 August 2015

Renovation project carried out at SunRidge Canyon Golf Club course

Work aims to improve agronomic conditions and playability at course in Arizona.
27 August 2015

New course set to be developed on Kangaroo Island

Greg Norman’s firm reportedly approached for design of 18-holer on island off Australia.
25 August 2015

New nine-hole course opens at Leela Ambience Gurgaon Hotel

Ambience Greens has been designed by Hawaii-based Nelson & Haworth.
24 August 2015

Woodbury Park Golf Club adopts fleet of John Deere equipment

New tee, green and fairway mowers among additions to UK club’s maintenance arsenal.
20 August 2015

John Fought orchestrates renovation work at Windsong Farm

Architect returns to Minnesota course to redesign twelfth hole and rework bunkering.
20 August 2015

Major project gets underway at Hilo Municipal Golf Course

Four greens to be rebuilt at course on Hawaii’s Big Island.
18 August 2015

Huxham Golf Designs creates new 18-hole golf course in South Korea

The Diamond Country Club course lies in steep terrain near city of Busan.
18 August 2015

Nathan Crace introduces new short game practice facility at Bayou DeSiard CC

Architect tells GCA about project at club in Monroe, Louisiana.
17 August 2015

Tom Lehman leads alterations to Wigwam Resort’s Gold Course

Changes to the bunkering a key feature of work at course near Phoenix, Arizona.
17 August 2015

Jimmy Clay Golf Course reopens following major renovation work

Tifdwarf bermudagrass introduced to greens at course in Austin, Texas.
14 August 2015

Renovation work gets underway at Lochland Country Club course

Landscapes Unlimited overseeing work at David Gill’s design in Hastings, Nebraska.
13 August 2015

BRG Legend Hill Golf Resort opens for play in Vietnam

Nicklaus Design’s layout is the first in the country to adopt a ‘twin green’ design concept.
13 August 2015

Renovation work at Harbour Town Golf Links nears completion

Project to be completed next month at Sea Pines Resort course designed by Pete Dye.
12 August 2015

Golf Course Architecture announces next edition of buyers’ guide

GCA Green Pages 2016 to be distributed with January’s magazine.
12 August 2015

Development of new course in France’s Limousin region gets underway

18-holer at Halcyon Retreat resort designed by Weller Designs.
11 August 2015

New nine-hole course takes shape on Canada-US border

Layout drawn up by local golfers beginning to come together in Emerson, Manitoba.
5 August 2015

Extensive project gets underway at Oak Meadows Golf Preserve

Martin Design to help create a more flood-resistant course at club in Illinois.
3 August 2015

Jacobson firm completes renovation project at Glenview Park Golf Club

Focus on tees, greens and storm water management during project at club in Illinois.
31 July 2015

Radrick Farms GC uses flock of Boer goats to help maintain course

Vegetative maintenance initiative launched at Pete Dye’s design in Michigan.
29 July 2015

David Williams completes work on new practice area at Real Golf de Pedreña

Chipping area and putting green facilities the latest addition to club in Northern Spain.
29 July 2015

(re)Golf and Steiner & Partner enter new strategic alliance agreement

Conceptual plans accepted for project in Switzerland as companies team up.
27 July 2015

Kevin Norby completes renovation project at Stillwater Country Club

Alterations made to bunkering and thirteenth hole at historic Minnesota club.
23 July 2015

Series of changes made to course at Meldrum House Country Hotel

Alterations to four holes ahead of Aberdeen Masters tournament this August.
21 July 2015

Beau Welling and Tom McBroom complete course at The 27 Club

27 major winners consulted for new course near Tianjin, China.
20 July 2015

ASGCA reports continued upswing of golf course renovations in the US

Steve Smyers says clubs are taking advantage of new technology and architectural expertise.
17 July 2015

Toro helps introduce new drainage and irrigation system at Le Golf National

Greenkeepers at Ryder Cup venue to benefit from precise control over watering schedules.
17 July 2015

Arnold Palmer visits site of new course development at Castle Stuart

Thad Layton and Brandon Johnson to work with local team at Scottish Highlands resort.
15 July 2015

Mt. Prospect Golf Club to reopen 1 August following renovations

Esler Design and Wadsworth Construction complete project at course in Illinois.
14 July 2015

Renovations taking place on course at Club de Golf Larrabea

18-holer in the Spanish Basque Country was originally designed by Jose Gancedo.
13 July 2015

Staples Golf Design to renovate Meadowbrook Country Club course

Andy Staples to work with Bradley S. Klein and Trey Rogers at club near Detroit.
13 July 2015

Jack Nicklaus brought in for proposed golf development at Hoylake

Golden Bear’s Joint Venture Group teams up with Wirral Council for project in the UK.
13 July 2015

Lundin and Stenson partner to form new Swedish-based design firm

First project for new partnership is total rebuild of 45 hole Stockholm complex.
10 July 2015

Coal Creek Golf Course reopens for play following restoration project

Kevin Norby leads work at Colorado course that suffered storm damage in August 2013.
9 July 2015

Pete Dye’s firm designs new course at Nemacolin Woodlands

New nine-holer scheduled to open in 2017 at resort in Pennsylvania.
8 July 2015

Rees Jones completes bunker renovation at Griffin Gate Golf Club

Architect returns to Kentucky course he designed back in the early 1980s.
6 July 2015

Course at Biltmore Forest Country Club reopens following renovation work

Architect Brian Silva works on project at Donald Ross design in North Carolina.
2 July 2015

Renovations continue at Bacon Park as work on back nine begins

October reopening scheduled for Donald Ross designed course in Savannah, Georgia.
2 July 2015

Ground broken on 12-hole Jack Nicklaus Golf Park at Red Ledges

New development at Utah community to complement existing 18-hole course.
1 July 2015

Development of new nine hole course completed at Modry Las Golf Club

South African architect Theo Geertshuis completes Orli Las course at Polish resort.
1 July 2015

Nicklaus, Trevino, Palmer and Player to co-design new course at The Greenbrier

Quartet of architects brought in for novel project at resort in West Virginia.
30 June 2015

Greens renovations begin at Rivers Edge Golf Club

Arnold Palmer-designed course set to reopen in September following project’s completion.
30 June 2015

Nine holes designed by Graham Papworth open at Maleny Golf Club

First stage of project completed at community golf course in Queensland, Australia.
29 June 2015

The Preserve at Grand View Lodge reopens following renovation work

Tee boxes expanded and marsh removed at Mike Morley and Dan Helbling’s design.
26 June 2015

South Essex Golf Centre serves up locally produced honey

Beekeeping initiative is part of the course’s eco-friendly policies.
25 June 2015

Twelve holes to open for play at Ocean Dunes this October

Graeme Grant’s design on Tasmania’s King Island set to open in full early next year.
25 June 2015

New Jim Engh-designed Minot Country Club course opens for play

Course relocated following devastating floods in 2011 is unveiled in North Dakota.
24 June 2015

Tripp Davis’ firm to create masterplan for course at Willow Brook Country Club

Architect aims to enhance strategic character of 18-holer at club in Tyler, Texas.
24 June 2015

Renovations made to course at Brays Island Plantation in South Carolina

Club staff work with maintenance partner IGM to introduce new grasses.
23 June 2015

Development of Tom Doak’s design at Tara Iti reaches completion

Course on New Zealand’s North Island to open for member play this October.
22 June 2015

Enhancements made to courses at Aroeira golf resort

Tees rebuilt and fairway grasses relaid at club near Lisbon, Portugal.
19 June 2015

Namatra to redevelop Lakes course at Phoenix Gold Golf and Country Club

Architect hired for project at course designed by Denis Griffiths in Pattaya, Thailand.
17 June 2015

Todd Eckenrode-Origins Golf Design completes project at Brentwood CC

Four greens rebuilt and more receptive to run-up approaches introduced at LA course.
17 June 2015

Construction begins on new 18-hole golf facility in the Czech Republic

Jonathan Davison leads development of nine-hole Tošovice course at Heipark resort.
15 June 2015

David Whelchel leads renovations to Lake Course at Carolina Trace CC

Architect speaks to GCA about work at Robert Trent Jones Sr. design in North Carolina.
12 June 2015

Ty Butler launches new Brio Golf course design company

Former RTJ II architect aims to ‘design courses with an array of strategic options’.
11 June 2015

Tripp Davis’ firm completes second phase of renovations at Spring Lake GC

Architect pays homage to Thomas and Tillinghast with work at New Jersey course.
11 June 2015

EIGCA invites applicants for Vocational Qualification programme

Mid-October deadline for parties interested in institute’s golf design course.
10 June 2015

Construction of Mickelson National Golf Club gets underway

New course to form centrepiece of ‘Harmony’ community near Calgary, Canada.
9 June 2015

Doak and Andrew-led greens restoration reopens at St George’s

Top Canadian course returns greens to original Stanley Thompson designs.
5 June 2015

Work to reinvent Rolling Hills Country Club course gets underway

David McLay Kidd hired to redesign the 18-hole layout at club in Palos Verdes, California.
2 June 2015

Nine-hole short course introduced at Rio Verde Country Club

Roadrunner layout built on top of club’s existing Quail Run course.
1 June 2015

Record numbers attend the EIGCA’s 15th Annual Meeting

Tom Mackenzie welcomed as institute’s new president at event in North Berwick, Scotland.
28 May 2015

European Turfgrass Laboratories has A2LA Accreditation extended to 2017

Company one of only ten globally authorised for putting green materials programme.
21 May 2015

Improvements made to the Old Course at Moray Golf Club

Work carried out ahead of the Carrick Neill Scottish Open Stroke Play Championship.
20 May 2015

New Magnolia Green Golf Club course to open for play 2 June

Nicklaus Design’s Chris Cochran oversees expansion of former Westham GC course.
18 May 2015

Robert Trent Jones, Jr, reveals new ninth green at Sodus Bay

The golf architect redesigned the green during a visit to the course last year.
15 May 2015

Cabot Cliffs preview video unveiled ahead of opening this summer

Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw’s design will be open for limited play during 2015.
13 May 2015

Two new holes to be introduced at Whickham Golf Club

Andrew Mair’s firm leading project at course near Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK.
12 May 2015

Course at The Derrick reopens for play following Mingay’s redesign

Two-year project improves playability and drainage at course in Edmonton, Canada.
12 May 2015

HB Studios launches Collector’s Edition of The Golf Club game

Follow-up release includes Greg Norman course creator app and collectible e-book.
11 May 2015

New golf course and resort could soon be coming to Cuba’s northern coast

Country’s government signs letter of intent with Beijing Enterprise Group.
8 May 2015

Renovations to be made to course at Kiva Dunes Golf Resort in Alabama

Jerry Pate’s firm to oversee improvements, which will be carried out this summer.
7 May 2015

Progress being made on new Valley of the Eagles course

Nicklaus Design leading work at site in Ohio with new golf course set to open next year.
5 May 2015

Lohmann Golf Designs begins renovation work at Newman Golf Course

Project to focus on improving green conditions at course in Peoria, Illinois.
30 April 2015

The R&A unveils results of latest pace of play survey

Forum later this year presents opportunity to discuss findings and current issues.
30 April 2015

Tiger Woods’ firm to design Pacific Links National course in Beijing

New design part of initiative from Pacific Links International to grow presence in China.
29 April 2015

Gordon Lewis returns to The Forest CC to lead renovations to Bobcat Course

Original architect leads enhancements to course at club in Fort Myers, Florida.
27 April 2015

Eckenrode completes back nine of Quail Lodge and Golf Club

Project includes renovated tees and bunkers, plus new fairway features.
24 April 2015

Tom Mackenzie named as new president of the EIGCA

Architect hints at ‘exciting plans’ for the future of the organisation.
23 April 2015

New nine-hole course opens for play at the Colwood Golf Center

Par-3 layout now open to the public on site of former Colwood National course.
22 April 2015

Ebert speaks on plans for Trump’s Turnberry revolution

‘The brief is how good can we make it?’ says architect, who plans nine new greens.
21 April 2015

Wilczynski leads extensive tree management project at Warwick Hills

Architect works with agronomist Julie Stachecki to remedy series of issues.
20 April 2015

Golf Club of Texas set to reopen in July following Bechtol’s renovations

Zoysia grasses used as primary turf at course near San Antonio, US.
17 April 2015

Souters Sports installs new irrigation system at Musselburgh Links

Minimal impact to play during project at one of the world’s oldest golf courses.
16 April 2015

Construction of Trump World Golf Club in Dubai gets underway

Tiger Woods firm finalises design for course at AKOYA Oxygen development.
14 April 2015

Kipp Schulties Golf Design to lead renovation of Riviera CC course

Donald Ross design in South Florida to undergo six-month enhancement project.
10 April 2015

New course set to be built at Gull Lake View Golf Club

Tom Doak’s Renaissance Golf Design firm to lead development of Stoatin Brae course.
9 April 2015

Huxley Golf develops new all-weather short game area at Brokenhurst Manor

Club in Hampshire, UK, celebrates its centenary year with new practice facilities.
8 April 2015

Plans finalised for redesign of course at Exeter Golf and Country Club

Tom Mackenzie leading architectural work at course designed by James Braid.
7 April 2015

Tripp Davis’s firm hired for renovation and redesign of Tapatio Springs course

Work underway at Billy Johnson-designed course near San Antonio, Texas.
2 April 2015

Enhancements made to the Pines Course at Stockton Seaview

Work follows on from improvements to the club’s Bay Course last year.
1 April 2015

Coore and Crenshaw to design new course at the Big Cedar Lodge

Third course to be added at resort in Ridgedale, Missouri.
1 April 2015

ASGCA elects Steve Smyers as organisation’s new president

Architect calls for greater collaboration among partners in the industry.
31 March 2015

EIGCA to celebrate 15th anniversary at 2015 annual conference

Record numbers set to head to North Berwick in Scotland to hear from industry experts.
30 March 2015

Gary Player’s firm unveils latest design at the DLF Golf and Country Club

New course in Gurgaon, India, to open to the public in the next few weeks.
27 March 2015

Renovations to course at Thana City Golf and Sports Club to get underway

Pacific Coast Design draws up plans to improve course near Bangkok, Thailand.
26 March 2015

Nine holes to be created as part of new course at the Glacier Club

Hale Irwin and Todd Schoeder leading development at club in Colorado.
24 March 2015

New 27-hole facility to open in New Mexico later this year

Rockwind Community Links to feature two courses designed by architect Andy Staples.
24 March 2015

Pete Dye’s firm to add nine new holes at Mystic Rock

New additions to golf facilities at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort set to open in 2017.
23 March 2015

New hole added at Tranquilo Golf Club as part of renovation work

Tom Fazio returns to lead enhancements at Florida course he originally designed.
20 March 2015

Arnold Palmer team to take stake in Castle Stuart

Owner Mark Parsinen reveals group to invest in Scottish Highlands resort.
16 March 2015

Series of enhancements to be made to Innisbrook Resort’s Copperhead Course

Work at Valspar Championship host course to reinstate Larry Packard’s design intent.
11 March 2015

Rees Jones returns to Griffin Gate to lead bunker renovation project

Original architect to oversee introduction of Better Billy Bunkers at course in Kentucky.
11 March 2015

Plans for new golf complex at UK’s Rossington Hall gaining momentum

The European Tour gives its backing to proposed new development near Doncaster.
10 March 2015

Huxley Golf introduces three new teaching bays at St Andrews Links

Additions to club’s Golf Academy designed to help players practice a range of disciplines.
9 March 2015

Improvements close to completion at Tetherow Golf Club

Original designer David McLay Kidd advises on work at course in Oregon.
4 March 2015

Construction to begin on new-look course at Channels Golf Club later this month

Revised layout to include 13 new holes and five from the existing course.
4 March 2015

ASGCA announces passing of past president Jay Morrish

Associates reflect on life of architect and designer, who has died aged 78.
2 March 2015

Southerndown GC improves bunkering with EcoBunker construction method

South Wales club could save as much as £400k in maintenance costs over 20 years.
2 March 2015

Second phase of Pearland Golf Club renovation to get underway soon

Jeff Blume speaks to GCA about project at Jay Riviere design near Houston, Texas.
27 February 2015

Davis Love’s firm to redesign the Ocean Course at The Sea Pines Resort

Course to close for work in October with view to September 2016 reopening.
26 February 2015

Construction begins on new Harradine-designed nine-holer in Dubai

Living Legends course to form centrepiece of new Tanmiyat Global development.
23 February 2015

Trump looking to add Crandon Park Golf Course to national portfolio

Proposal submitted to carry out renovations in exchange for 99-year lease.
20 February 2015

Nine holes at reworked Silo Ridge course to open later this year

Logan Fazio discusses progress of project in New York State.
19 February 2015

Southwest Greens Construction to build new academy course in Hong Kong

Course designed by Jack Nicklaus’s firm to be made entirely from synthetic turf.
18 February 2015

Enhancements to be made to Portishead nine-hole course

Local council gives green light for project led by the SAS Golf Design firm.
18 February 2015

Northwood club hires Tripp Davis to plan restoration work

Short course for junior play planned for former US Open host club in Dallas.
18 February 2015

Spring opening for first nine at Doak’s St Emilion

Star US architect’s first European course, near Bordeaux, will debut in May.
16 February 2015

Kip Kalbrener and Mark Miller remodeling seventh green at Gig Harbor

Project aims to maximise use of natural terrain at Washington state nine-holer.
16 February 2015

Renovations to take place at the Jimmy Clay Golf Course

Work to begin February 17 at Joe Finger-designed course in Austin, Texas.
12 February 2015

Ground broken on new course at City Park in New Orleans

Course designed by Rees Jones’ design firm scheduled to open in February 2017.
11 February 2015

Tom and Logan Fazio leading renovation of River Oaks Country Club course

Donald Ross’ only surviving Texas course undergoing major improvement work.
9 February 2015

Gil Hanse provides Rio 2016 Olympic Course update

Architect says course now in ‘full grow-in mode’ and pleased with progress.
4 February 2015

Benkusky launches renovation plan for Chicago-area muni

Arlington Lakes to see new short tees and flexible routing in US$2m project.
4 February 2015

Construction of new nine-hole course in Jersey City close to completion

Project manager Michael Cohen discusses Hudson County’s first public course.
2 February 2015

Gary Player’s firm to develop new course in the Republic of Congo

Golf du Kintélé to form part of new sporting development in Brazzaville.
30 January 2015

Agustin Pizá breaks ground on site of Peru’s first public golf course

‘Delighted to see the progress’, says R&A development committee chairman.
29 January 2015

Rapid turnaround after flood causes Little Aston bunker washout

English club renovates 60 bunkers in ten days with help from contractor.
28 January 2015

New 18 hole course unveiled at central Florida residential community

Clifton, Ezell & Clifton Golf Design Group behind Country Club Golf Course layout.
28 January 2015

Series of upgrades to be made to Harbour Town Golf Links at the Sea Pines Resort

Pete Dye-designed course to close for work following April’s RBC Heritage tournament.
28 January 2015

Bernhard takes on SubAir sales and service for UK and Europe

British grinder manufacturer partners with aeration and moisture control supplier.
28 January 2015

Gary Browning to lead restoration of Kananaskis Country Golf Course

Architect unveiled for project at Robert Trent Jones Sr design in Canada.
27 January 2015

Rogers to lead renovation project at Sylvania Country Club

Architect to restore design intent at Willie Park Jr. layout in Toledo, Ohio.
27 January 2015

JMP Golf Design to renovate Palo Alto Hills course

Hollinger and Costello aim to recapture character of course near San Francisco Bay.
26 January 2015

First Tee project on Hilton Head will break ground shortly

Clyde Johnston design includes six hole course and multi-use practice facility.
23 January 2015

McNeil to restore Park-designed USGA charter member club in Massachusetts

Milton Hoosic master plan to identify lost historic elements of 1921 course.
23 January 2015

US$3 million renovation for University of Central Missouri golf course

Architect Clark plans zoysia fairways to reduce maintenance and aid playability.
22 January 2015

John Fought and Duininck Golf begin renovations at Maryvale Golf Course

Grand Canyon University invests in the future of course in Phoenix, Arizona.
22 January 2015

Zoysia backers to host Olympic course panel during San Antonio GIS

Study event will include a visit to the first 100 per cent zoysia course in the US.
22 January 2015

Renewed sustainability certification from GEO for St Andrews Links

Trust rewarded for waste reduction, rainwater harvesting, composting and other projects.
20 January 2015

Series of improvements to course at The Refuge helps improve playability

Under brushing project results in fewer lost balls and a superior golfing experience.
20 January 2015

Gil Hanse to design third course at Streamsong resort

Streamsong Black set to open in autumn 2017 at Florida venue.
19 January 2015

McGinley Golf Course Design continues upgrades to set of courses in Ghana

Renovation completed at Achimota course with work at Kumasi to begin shortly.
16 January 2015

Closed Golf Club of Texas to reopen under new ownership in spring

US$3.5 million renovation and zoysia greens for Bechtol-designed San Antonio course.
16 January 2015

Jeff Mingay completes total rebuild of Edmonton’s Derrick Club

New course, completed in October, will debut at start of Canadian golf season.
13 January 2015

TPC at Baha Mar course to open for play in late March

Nicklaus firm’s design in the Bahamas to become latest addition to global TPC network.
12 January 2015

Medinah No.2 to undergo US$3.6 million restoration project

Architect Rees Jones to return to Illinois course to advise on work.
8 January 2015

Laguna Phuket course reopens for play following Jansen’s reworking

Reversed front and back nine part of series of upgrades to course in Thailand.
2 January 2015

Pont and Boissonnas rejuvenate Les Pins course at Hardelot

Adam Lawrence reports on project at Tom Simpson’s design in northern France.
18 December 2014

Major bunker renovation underway at Tennessee National Golf Club

Durabunker method used at course originally designed by Greg Norman’s firm.
17 December 2014

Lester George to create long term masterplan for historic North Hills

‘We need a roadmap for future boards to use’, says Philadelphia club president.
16 December 2014

Weiskopf firm begins renovation of course at Country Club of St. Albans

Work to improve bunkers and drainage at club’s Lewis and Clark course gets underway.
16 December 2014

Colt’s lost tenth green is rebuilt at Real Golf Club de Pedreña in Spain

David Williams recreates challenging par three hole at Seve’s home course.
11 December 2014

Arm End course development granted lease by Tasmanian authorities

Waterfront Hobart course could be top ten in Australia, says architect Crafter.
11 December 2014

Blume completes bunker renovation at classic-era club in Louisiana

Four month project is latest in 16 year relationship with Lake Charles club.
10 December 2014

Internationally-renowned team for new course in Port Harcourt, Nigeria

Architect Lobb leads Garden City golf project in Nigerian oil capital.
10 December 2014

New Quivira Golf Club course in Los Cabos opens for play

Ceremony marks the completion of Jack Nicklaus’ sixth design at Mexican destination.
9 December 2014

David McLay Kidd to design second course at Sand Valley resort

Groundbreaking to take place early next year at planned multi-course resort in Wisconsin.
9 December 2014

Tiger Woods’ firm hired to design new Trump course in Dubai

Architect revealed for 18-hole development at AKOYA Oxygen resort in the UAE.
4 December 2014

Tiger Woods’ first US design at Bluejack National begins to take shape

Grassing to begin later this month at 18-hole course at new Texas residential development.
3 December 2014

Beaverbrook course development will continue after passing final legal hurdle

Campaign refused permission to appeal to Supreme Court in long-running legal battle.
2 December 2014

Comprehensive renovation planned for nine hole Italian mountain course

Architect Moroder to lead rebuild of Carezza course, first opened in 1904.
1 December 2014

First phase of restoration works are completed at Camberley Heath

Architect Pont and shaper Waters rebuild Colt bunkers on four holes of Surrey course.
1 December 2014

North Berwick to host EIGCA’s 2015 annual meeting

April event to return to Scotland and ‘wonderful town with a rich golfing legacy’.
28 November 2014

Dornoch plans celebrations for 400th anniversary of golf in the town

Club and community come together to mark golf’s role in Highland success.
28 November 2014

Rio Olympic course developers win key case in Brazilian courts

Judge rejects 400m environmental corridor plan, which could have killed off project.
28 November 2014

First phase of Highland Golf and Country Club restoration project concludes

Ron Kern helps revitalise aspects of original design at Indianapolis course.
27 November 2014

Mackenzie leading improvements to course at Cruden Bay Golf Club

Architect discusses alterations to ninth, tenth and sixteenth hole on Scottish links course.
26 November 2014

Sallandsche bunker renovation on course to be completed before Christmas

Brett Hochstein discusses Netherlands project and collaborating with Frank Pont.
25 November 2014

Hazeltine renovates bunkers in preparation for 2016 Ryder Cup

Duininck Golf completes project at RTJ-designed course within two months.
19 November 2014

Spring Run course reopens for play following Sanford’s renovation

Architect speaks to GCA about project at Gordon G. Lewis design in Florida.
18 November 2014

South Bend club hires Liddy for restoration masterplanning exercise

Historic Indiana club plans greens recapture, tree removal and consistent bunkers.
18 November 2014

First phase of Ipswich GC bunker renovation completed ahead of schedule

Martin Hawtree completes work on four holes at course designed by James Braid.
17 November 2014

Opening of first links-style course in the Baltic region edges closer

Lassi Pekka Tilander’s Pärnu Bay design first of its kind in Estonia.
17 November 2014

January reopening for Laguna Phuket after bunker and turf reduction project

Architect Paul Jansen leads renovation at pioneering integrated Thai golf resort.
14 November 2014

Robbins and Lussier get go-ahead to complete course at Compass Pointe

Unfinished 18-holer in North Carolina now likely to open in its entirety in 2015.
14 November 2014

Improvements bring 40 per cent round increase at South Dakota course

Strong results after four years of renovation work at Bakker Crossing.
13 November 2014

Bradley S. Klein announced as 2015 winner of the Donald Ross award

ASGCA to present writer and former caddie with award at ceremony next March.
12 November 2014

Three year timescale for Royal Norwich course relocation project

Club members vote in favour of sale; planning app for new EGD course in spring
11 November 2014

Florida course renovation aims to improve playability and sustainability

Straka-led project at Oaks Club will provide shorter tees and ground game options.
11 November 2014

US$2.2 million rebate from turf reduction at Los Angeles-area club

Architect O’Callaghan advises at Glendora; club aims to reduce water use by 25 per cent.
11 November 2014

Upgrades made to golf facilities at The Biltmore Hotel

Expanded practice areas and new artificial hitting stations introduced at Florida club.
11 November 2014

Metropolitan Golf Club appoints Crafter & Mogford as consulting architects

Firm’s first task is to oversee the redesign of practice facilities at Australian club.
10 November 2014

Love firm to redesign Ocean course at Sea Pines in South Carolina

First course built on Hilton Head to get touch up from PGA Tour star’s practice.
5 November 2014

Smyers completes extensive project at Fort Myers Country Club

Architect breathes new life into Donald Ross-designed course in Florida.
4 November 2014

New seeded variety of seashore paspalum making an impact

Pure Seed and Atlas Turf’s Pure Dynasty being used at golf projects around the world.
31 October 2014

EGCOA set to unveil results of its VISION 2020 project at 2014 conference

Event to take place at Barcelona’s Real Club de Golf El Prat from 4-6 November.
30 October 2014

East nine at Sawgrass Country Club reopens for play

Robert Walker oversees second phase of three-year restoration at Florida club.
30 October 2014

Paul Albanese overseeing progression of new course at Tatanka Golf Club

Development at resort in Nebraska set to open for play next year.
29 October 2014

Tom Doak set to carry out renovations to Goat Hill Park course

GCA speaks to John Ashworth about project to make enhancements to Californian muni.
29 October 2014

Official opening of The Els Club Teluk Datai takes place in Malaysia

Course on Langwaki first of three Els Club developments set to open in country.
28 October 2014

Schiffer and van Nieuwenhuizen collaborate for Azerbaijani golf centre

Training and practice centre located within existing racecourse in city of Baku.
28 October 2014

Bechtol oversees major renovation at The Golf Club of Texas

Course becomes first in state to feature Zoysia grasses throughout.
28 October 2014

White designs new nine hole facility as English golf centre starts transformation

Bournemouth course plans multi-year rebuild and expansion of practice facility.
27 October 2014

Norman hails newly-opened Bluffs course on Vietnamese coast

‘True links’ could rank among world’s best, says Aussie golf legend.
24 October 2014

New greens part of major upgrades to North Ryde Golf Club

James Wilcher discusses additions at course near Sydney, Australia.
23 October 2014

Course creator application helping architects make virtual designs a reality

HB Studios’ The Golf Club being adopted by design firms for day-to-day use.
22 October 2014

New holes introduced at Hyderabad Golf Club course

Some existing holes also rerouted as part of major project at Indian club.
21 October 2014

ASGCA reveals 2014 Design Excellence Recognition Program recipients

12 projects recognised at courses across the US and Asia.
17 October 2014

Weiskopf nears completion of TPC Scottsdale’s Stadium Course renovation

Course to reopen for play on 14 November following work by original architect.
17 October 2014

New course opens for play at Assoufid Golf Club in Morocco

Niall Cameron’s debut design unveiled at resort near city of Marrakech.
16 October 2014

Jeff Howes adds new holes at Rathfarnham Golf Club

Irish architect leads project to bring course near Dublin up to full 18.
15 October 2014

Kevin Norby enhances classic features at Bemidji Town and Country Club

Architect looking to boost membership through renovation of ‘golden age’ course.
13 October 2014

Tom Fazio to renovate Kasumigaseki ahead of 2020 Olympics

Report indicates architect appointed but unlikely to make ‘big, big changes’ to course.
9 October 2014

Huxley Golf expands international presence with China launch

Song Tan and Chris Huang to lead company’s efforts in growing golfing market.
9 October 2014

Wilczynski completes renovation work at Stoneybrook Golf & Country Club

Project includes design alterations to two holes at Florida course.
8 October 2014

University of Minnesota course reno to incorporate new research programme

Prof. Brian Horgan discusses building scholarship into the renovation process.
8 October 2014

Long-delayed Bled renovation will finally start next spring

Swan firm reappointed at Slovenian course after several years’ hiatus.
8 October 2014

Pont and Boissonnas open two new greens at Le Touquet

Architects continuing long-term restoration programme at Colt’s La Mer.
7 October 2014

Creative Golf Design begins multi-year renovation at Royal Blackheath

Ken Moodie supervises on range of improvements at historic London club.
6 October 2014

Kris Spence Golf Design completes greens project at Tidewater Golf Club

Improved drainage and custom soil profile part of work at South Carolina course.
2 October 2014

New Bates-designed course opens for play at the Canyons Resort

Prominent elevation changes feature at Utah resort’s 18-hole addition.
30 September 2014

Work at Birch Hills Golf Club reaches final stages

Architect Casey O’Callaghan discusses redesign and upgrades to California course.
26 September 2014

Nicklaus makes changes to fourteenth hole at PGA National’s Champion Course

Water brought into play and new bunkers on hole leading into the Bear Trap.
26 September 2014

New golf course to be built on the African island of Zanzibar

Peter Matkovich to design nine hole course at The Sea Cliff Resort & Spa.
25 September 2014

Seven year redesign and renovation project completed at Miskanaw GC

New irrigation ponds also introduced at club in Canadian province of Alberta.
24 September 2014

The Cliffs at Keowee Falls reopens following upgrade work

Troy Vincent works with agronomist Jim Evans to carry out project.
23 September 2014

Heron Point at The Sea Pines Resort reopens following Dye’s enhancements

Greens enlarged and surrounds and contours softened at South Carolina course.
22 September 2014

Trump Organisation announces new Dubai course

Course to form part of DAMAC’s AKOYA Oxygen development.
18 September 2014

Wilmington Municipal Golf Course set for October reopening

Fought’s renovation work close to completion at Donald Ross design in North Carolina.
18 September 2014

Construction work starts on new golf course at JCB world HQ

EGD architect Hiseman breaks ground on £30 million development in Staffordshire.
18 September 2014

Renovations to Tarpon Springs Municipal Course close to completion

20 September date set for reopening at Van Kleek and Stiles design in Florida.
18 September 2014

Full Cry course to open at Keswick Hall next month

New 18-holer in Virginia opens alongside rerouting of Keswick GC course.
18 September 2014

Sherman returns to renovate Mark Bostick course at University of Florida

Architect worked alongside Bobby Weed on 2001 rerouting of Donald Ross design.
18 September 2014

Mickelson’s firm to design and build new Canadian course

Project forms part of new family community being developed in state of Alberta.
10 September 2014

Kite and Bechtol advise on renovations to River Place Country Club course

Architects return to help enhance features of Texas 18-holer.
9 September 2014

First phase of Wyndemere renovation project reaches completion

Gold Course reopens with improvements to greens, fairways and irrigation.
9 September 2014

Huxley Golf creates golf practice area at Help for Heroes recovery centre

Chavasse VC House benefits from six-hole putting green and double bay cage net.
8 September 2014

Work to start on Kersewell Estate golf resort in Scotland

Championship golf course near Edinburgh is being designed by Scott Macpherson.
5 September 2014

October reopening for Quinta do Lago’s new-look North course

Ryder Cup captain McGinley to open Welling-redesigned Portugal course.
5 September 2014

Pinehurst reopens No. 2 with new Champion bermuda greens

Two month closure after Opens; greens ‘firm, smooth and consistent’ says Farren.
5 September 2014

Burnt Pine Golf Club course reopens following greens and bunker renovation

Work completed at Rees Jones’ design at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort.
5 September 2014

Fry/Straka begins renovation of the Heron Course at The Oaks Club

New contouring and improved bunkers part of work at Willard C. Byrd design.
4 September 2014

Significant irrigation reduction at Saddle Creek Resort course

Maintenance team makes number of adjustments to turf care practices.
3 September 2014

Greenside bunker restoration takes place at The Country Club at DC Ranch

Work completed in 30 days at Scott Miller-designed course in Scottsdale, Arizona.
3 September 2014

Cuscowilla joins southern US march to ultradwarf bermuda greens

Georgia course regrasses with Champion and restores closely-mown surrounds.
29 August 2014

Ault, Clark & Associates close to completing work at Shangri La Golf Club

Course to reopen next spring following redesign of 18-holer in Oklahoma.
27 August 2014

Greens to reopen for play at the Heritage Club Golf Course

Ten week project completed by Champion Turf Farms at course in North Carolina.
22 August 2014

Duininck Golf completes renovation project at Edinburgh USA

Significant bunkering work carried out at Robert Trent Jones II-designed course.
21 August 2014

STRI and Kanda Golf team up to deliver two educational workshops

Presentations aim to help golf clubs grow revenues and reduce costs.
20 August 2014

Pure Dynasty turfgrass now available on the global market

New offering developed by Pure Seed and distributed by Atlas Turf International.
20 August 2014

The Saints at Port St. Lucie Golf Course reopens for play

Upgrades made to tees, bunkers, drainage and irrigation at Florida course.
18 August 2014

New course to be built on Caribbean island of Barbuda

Memorandum of understanding entered with developer for series of plans.
18 August 2014

Qutab Golf Course to undergo major renovation project

Layout of India’s first public course near New Delhi set to change.
18 August 2014

Jordan Golf Design hired to renovate Saratoga Spa State Park golf course

Tenth green rebuild and extensive bunkering work to begin this autumn.
13 August 2014

Colonial Country Club course to reopen following Gleason’s renovation

Pinehurst-based architect also redesigns three holes at North Carolina course.
13 August 2014

Stiff and Stephens start work on rebuild of 36 hole English pay and play

Inert landfill help manage costs at Grey’s Green course in Oxfordshire.
12 August 2014

Huxley Golf installs short game practice area at University of Stirling

Putting and chipping green complements existing facilities at Scottish institution.
11 August 2014

Ground broken for new Tom Watson Junior Golf Course in Missouri

Bob Gibbons and Bruce Twaddle discuss plans for nine-hole course.
8 August 2014

Els firm appointed for renovation at US$2 billion Indonesian resort

Revised course, with five new holes, at Lido in Java to open in early 2016.
8 August 2014

Valhalla team uses Jacobsen equipment ahead of US PGA Championship

Superintendent Roger Meier prepares course with ECLIPSE walking green mowers.
7 August 2014

TigerTurf implements artificial green for ‘extreme hole’ in New Zealand

Company’s Arthur Parkin speaks to GCA about project on Cecil Peak.
7 August 2014

Inverness completes restoration and improvement work with Hills & Forrest

Four-time US Open host regrasses, restores greens to Ross’ original shapes.
6 August 2014

Chigwell Golf Club replaces turf machinery with Toro equipment

New greensmowers and rotary help improve cutting quality and after-cut appearance.
5 August 2014

Tom Doak and Brian Slawnik to design reversible course in northern Michigan

Shaping to begin next month on latest project from Renaissance Golf team.
5 August 2014

Redesigned fifth hole at Kauri Cliffs to open this month

Rees Jones makes changes at course on New Zealand’s North Island.
4 August 2014

Construction of Tiger Woods firm’s design at Bluejack National underway

First stage sees clearing and grading of front nine at new course in Texas.
1 August 2014

Spring 2015 opening scheduled for Rees Jones’ prairie course

The Falls at Grand Falls & Casino Golf Resort progressing well.
31 July 2014

Ruddy aims to ‘revitalise’ Colt’s classic Rosses Point at County Sligo

European Club architect to build new championship tees and extend greens.
30 July 2014

Suppressing the ego and designing to please the boss

How some golf architects are able to design to fit the style of their employers.
28 July 2014

Work begins on new nine-hole ‘throwback’ course in Virginia

Brett Hochstein speaks to GCA about project and collaborating with Michael McCartin.
25 July 2014

Jacobson Golf Course Design to renovate Glenview Park Golf Club

Improvements being made to fairways, tees and greens at Illinois course.
25 July 2014

Jacklin to help develop new par three course at Magnolia Park

Former Major winner to offer advice and assistance at site in Buckinghamshire, UK.
25 July 2014

Ron Kern completes first phase of Highland GC bunkering project

Architect discusses work at Indianapolis course with personal significance.
24 July 2014

Richard Mandell adds strategic value and improves playability at Keller GC

Architect explains thinking behind Minnesota course renovation work.
23 July 2014

October deadline for applicants to next intake of EIGCA training course

Two year vocational programme to start next April at annual meeting in Scotland.
22 July 2014

Tom Fazio to design course at new Las Vegas luxury community

18-holer to form part of development in the Summerlin area of the city.
22 July 2014

MacGregor Downs Country Club course to benefit from range of improvements

New owners commit to series of enhancements at North Carolina club.
21 July 2014

Kananaskis Country Golf Course to be restored following flood damage

Government of Alberta commits to repairing Robert Trent Jones Sr design in Canada.
21 July 2014

Huxley implements all-weather surfaces at Nike Performance Fitting Centre

New facility at Archerfield Links provides golfers with expert fitting and tuition.
17 July 2014

New greens ready for play at Holiday Golf Course

Barbaron firm helps introduce Tif Eagle to green complexes at Florida course.
16 July 2014

Drew Rogers to renovate Willie Park Jr. design at Pine Lake Country Club

Architect using 1931 aerial photograph to shape work at course in Michigan.
16 July 2014

Restoration project completed at Eaglewood Resort & Spa course

Recent work complements renovation work at Charles Maddox design near Chicago.
15 July 2014

Composite course at Gullane planned for 2015 Scottish Open

East Lothian club, five times Open qualifying venue, to host first big pro event.
15 July 2014

Wilmette Golf Club reopens for play following extensive renovation

Greg Martin discusses improvements to drainage and playability at Illinois course.
14 July 2014

Birkdale and Carnoustie named to host 2017 and 2018 Opens

R&A announces returns to famed courses; St Andrews likely for 2020.
14 July 2014

Lower nine at Pease Golf Course reopens following Booth’s redesign

Architect garners positive feedback for changes to routing at New Hampshire course.
11 July 2014

Far-flung sand supplier helps out Porthcawl Senior Open

Scottish-based firm sends topdressing material for championship prep.
10 July 2014

Vision 2020 to top the agenda at the European Golf Business Conference

The EGCOA event is due to be held in Barcelona, Spain from 4-6 November.
8 July 2014

Four year restoration of Colt’s design is completed at Tandridge

Frank Pont-led project sees dramatic bunkering reintroduced at English course.
4 July 2014

Jackson and Kahn describe Malibu Golf Club redesign as ‘rare opportunity’

Architect explains focus on environmental factors and sustainable golf development.
3 July 2014

Fry/Straka selected for renovation of Little Mountain Country Club course

Jason Straka returns to Ohio course for project, which includes bunker redesign.
3 July 2014

Work underway on redesign of nine-hole course at Colwood Golf Center

Project in Portland, Oregon, set to be completed by April next year.
1 July 2014

Historic Keller Golf Course to reopen later this month

Work across course follows master plan drawn up by architect Richard Mandell.
30 June 2014

Ashford Golf Club selects Mackenzie & Ebert to advise on course relocation

Design firm to assist UK club on plans for move to new site.
27 June 2014

New Tony Jacklin signature course opens near Casablanca

18-hole Marco Martin and Blake Stirling design in Morocco opens to public.
27 June 2014

West London Golf Centre nine-hole course to open 5 July

Bridgedown Group’s latest development to be unveiled to the public next weekend.
26 June 2014

Jackson Kahn Design set to remodel Malibu Golf Club course

Work likely to begin later this year at William Francis Bell design in California.
26 June 2014

New bentgrass greens introduced at Donalda Club

Course near Toronto to reopen for play this weekend following ten-month closure.
25 June 2014

Tripp Davis completes renovation of Oak Tree National course

Architect restores tees and bunkers ahead of next month’s US Senior Open.
24 June 2014

Green renovations set to get underway at The Heritage Club

Champion Turf Farms to begin work this week at course in North Carolina.
24 June 2014

Crooked Tree course reopens following Arthur Hills firm’s redesign

Work completed on holes 16, 17 and 18 at Boyne-owned course in Michigan.
24 June 2014

Mackenzie & Ebert to advise on Turnberry’s Ailsa course enhancements

Trump Organization selects design firm following purchase of Scottish resort.
23 June 2014

Ian Andrew leading renovation work at Islington Golf Club

Architect helps Canadian course recover from extensive storm and cold damage.
20 June 2014

Ray Hearn’s firm to restore and renovate Midlothian Country Club course

Architect discusses project at Tweedie-designed and Ross-redesigned course.
20 June 2014

Renovations underway at Buffalo Creek Golf Course

Work being carried out on greens and bunkers at course in Florida.
18 June 2014

Medinah opens Doak-redesigned Course One after 21 month project

US$6.5 million rebuild for first course at historic Chicago country club.
18 June 2014

New 18-hole course to open at Ramside Hall next month

Jonathan Gaunt-designed Cathedral Course to open on 5 July in County Durham.
16 June 2014

Playability, sustainability, pace are goals for Virginia course renovation

Lester George project at Independence GC transforms popular daily fee course.
13 June 2014

New holes confirmed for Portrush ahead of Open Championship

R&A confirms details of Open’s return to Northern Ireland.
12 June 2014

Mt. Prospect Golf Club to undergo extensive renovation project

Esler Design hired to evoke architectural roots of Illinois course.
10 June 2014

Piza Golf Design completes extensive project at Las Parotas Golf Club

Architect Agustin Pizá discusses renovation and new layout of course in Mexico.
5 June 2014

Six holes designed by Frank Pont open at De Dommel

New holes complement original Harry Colt nine at Dutch club.
5 June 2014

Tom Doak and Ian Andrew to rebuild all greens at St George’s this summer

Project aims to return classic Canadian course to original Stanley Thompson design.
5 June 2014

Ballyliffin opens new-look par three seventh on Glashedy course

Hole revamped over winter under supervision of original architect Pat Ruddy.
4 June 2014

Developer Cameron Hall plans Newcastle course and five star hotel

English architect Jonathan Davison coming home to design Woolsington course.
4 June 2014

Schmidt-Curley course built among dunes of the Gobi desert

New design in Inner Mongolia will introduce Chinese golfers to the joys of links.
2 June 2014

Huxley Golf to deliver all-weather putting green as part of Swingzone event

PGA professionals to provide tuition at 2014 Open Championships using facility.
30 May 2014

David Druzisky discusses Crane Creek Country Club renovation project

Work on front nine holes part of major project at club in Idaho.
29 May 2014

Renovation work begins at Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club

Schmidt-Curley and Fred Couples return to course in Arizona for latest project.
28 May 2014

New sixteenth hole opens at Woking Golf Club in Surrey

Tim Lobb helps recreate par-three at historic UK course.
27 May 2014

Rees Jones visits Danzante Bay course at Villa del Palmar Resort

Architect heads to Mexico to see progress at new 18-holer near Loreto.
23 May 2014

New course opens at Thailand’s Siam Country Club

18-hole Waterside course designed by IMG Design opens at resort near Pattaya.
22 May 2014

Renovation completed at Stockton Seaview’s Bay course

Work finalised ahead of next week’s Shoprite LPGA Classic at New Jersey course.
22 May 2014

Forse Design to carry out significant renovations at Lebanon Country Club

Architect Jim Nagle discusses project on Findlay-designed course in Pennsylvania.
21 May 2014

Wyoming’s Snake River course reopens after five-year closure

Tom Weiskopf oversees renovations at one of his original designs.
21 May 2014

Markland Wood Golf Club nears full recovery from flood and storm damage

Architect Cam Tyers assists Canadian club with revitalisation project.
20 May 2014

Hurdzan Golf Design to make improvements to Desert Willow course

Firm to phase work at Southern California resort over coming three to five years.
19 May 2014

Hamilton Club appoints Mackenzie & Ebert to advise on course improvements

Firm hired in advisory capacity for project at Harry Colt-design in Canada.
19 May 2014

Architect Lundin builds lakeside par three course for Swedish club

Nine hole Vetlanda course project aims to help new golfers learn the game.
16 May 2014

Fred Funk reveals plans for new RainDance National course in Colorado

Harrison Michew part of project team for PGA Tour winner’s first signature design.
15 May 2014

ASGCA grants Fellow status to three members at annual conference

Cary Bickler, Keith Evans and Michael Hurdzan granted honour at event.
14 May 2014

How Ebert is transforming Troon ahead of the 2016 Open

Adam Lawrence visits the historic Scottish course to view the work being carried out.
14 May 2014

Billy Casper Golf unveils enhancements to Jennings Mill Country Club course

Improved green surfaces and bunkering part of work at club in Georgia, US.
13 May 2014

Second phase of Sawgrass Country Club renovation project underway

Robert Walker overseeing work on East nine holes at course in Florida.
13 May 2014

Lee Schmidt elected President of ASGCA at Tulsa meeting

Principal of Schmidt-Curley Design calls for problem solving designs.
9 May 2014

Krause Golf Design completes renovation at Rheinblick Golf Course

Improvements at German club include reconstructed greens and enhanced fairways.
9 May 2014

Renovation of Melbourne Course at Brocket Hall to begin this summer

Project at historic UK site to be led by Golden Age Golf Architecture’s Guy Hockley.
8 May 2014

Fjallman reflects on positive feedback following EIGCA Conference week

Swede re-elected as EIGCA president for second year at institute’s annual meeting.
8 May 2014

Five years on from opening, the Renaissance Club is at a critical point

Jerry Sarvadi discusses his Scottish project with Adam Lawrence.
7 May 2014

Huxley Golf upgrades practice tees at St Andrews’ Castle Course

Firm introduces Golf Premier Tee Turf 2 to practice facility at historic Scottish site.
7 May 2014

Cherkley Court course wins appeal over planning consent

Developers to proceed with exclusive club at former Beaverbrook estate.
6 May 2014

New Tripp Davis-designed short course opens in Texas

Designer describes The Proving Grounds near Dallas as his ‘most unique design’.
6 May 2014

Quivira Golf Club in Los Cabos to open this October

New course the sixth Nicklaus design to open at Mexican resort.
2 May 2014

KPMG releases results of golf course development cost survey

Developing a new course in EMA region costs 6 million euros, says consultancy firm.
1 May 2014

Woods’ practice to design Houston course in new residential community

After many delays, Bluejack National set to be first US Tiger-branded course.
30 April 2014

Potomac Shores Golf Club in Virginia to open 5 May

Course to be first publicly accessible Jack Nicklaus signature design in the area.
30 April 2014

Donald Trump purchases Turnberry golf resort for a reported £35.7 million

Acquisition makes Trump’s ambition to host an Open a close reality.
29 April 2014

Renovations set to begin later this year at Crane Creek Country Club

Architect Dave Druzisky finalising design for front nine holes of Idaho course.
25 April 2014

New Dye course to open later this year at Keswick Hall in Virginia

Latest routing replaces existing Fred Findlay design at site in Charlottesville.
24 April 2014

Dornoch implements smartphone-based pin location application

MyPinPoint solution provides ‘far better service’ says GM of Scottish club.
24 April 2014

Jerry Pate Design to lead renovation at The Preserve Golf Club

Greens to be rebuilt and new bunkers added at course in Mississippi.
24 April 2014

The Bluffs Ho Tram Strip course opens for preview play

Grand opening for Greg Norman design in Vietnam set for later this year.
23 April 2014

Achieving success through continuous improvement at Ekerum

Adam Lawrence looks at how the Swedish golf resort is staying ahead of the game.
22 April 2014

Wilmington Municipal course renovations given green light

John Fought discusses project at original Donald Ross design on Atlantic coast.
17 April 2014

Estonian Golf Club achieves certified status from GEO

Prestigious international sustainability award for Baltic golf course.
17 April 2014

A new start for one of golf architecture’s powerhouses

Thad Layton and Brandon Johnson are leading a new era for Arnold Palmer’s firm.
16 April 2014

University of New Mexico North course reopens following renovation work

Staples Golf assists in project with focus on irrigation at course in Albuquerque.
16 April 2014

Vero Beach Country Club upgrades bridge structure on course

Florida club replaces two existing 20-year-old models with aluminium version.
15 April 2014

Holes reopen at Port Jefferson Country Club following renovation work

Back nine now open with front nine soon to follow at Long Island club.
15 April 2014

Montenegro developer launches golf in schools programme

Royal Montenegro owner seeks to promote golf among youth of Balkan country.
10 April 2014

Carrick Design to restore bunkering at Cataraqui Golf and Country Club

Doug Carrick discusses work at course on shore of Lake Ontario.
10 April 2014

The Shire London completes £120,000 club-wide upgrades

Extensive bunker remodeling carried out on The Ballesteros Masters Course.
9 April 2014

Noria Golf Club near Marrakech opens for play

Hills Forrest design in Morocco to be managed by Braemar Golf.
9 April 2014

Construction begins on second nine holes at Westham Golf Club

Spring 2015 opening planned for course designed by Nicklaus Design and Tom Clark.
8 April 2014

Lester George to lead renovation of Independence Golf Club course

Work on Fazio-designed course in Virginia part of club-wide expansion project.
7 April 2014

The National at Reynolds Plantation reopens following extensive renovation

Billy Fuller works closely with original designer Tom Fazio on project in Georgia.
4 April 2014

Swan Golf Designs helps bring golf to disadvantaged children

The Endeavour School uses SNAG kit to help develop golfing and social skills.
3 April 2014

Frank Pont to oversee restoration of Camberley Heath Golf Club course

Work at 100 year old Harry Colt course to focus on restoring the bunkers.
3 April 2014

Gary Player’s firm to redesign Beijing’s Tianzhu Golf & Country Club course

27-holer to be completely rerouted with aim of hosting international tournaments.
31 March 2014

Els Club Teluk Datai to reopen following redesign work

Malaysian course ready for play following project led by South African’s design firm.
28 March 2014

‘Executive 9’ course to open at Woodland Hills next autumn

Rounds to take less than an hour at par 31 course near Des Moines, Iowa.
27 March 2014

Tripp Davis completes masterplan for Rumson Country Club course restoration

Historic New Jersey course suffered damage during Hurricane Sandy in 2012.
25 March 2014

New West London course to open later this year

Nine holer in Northolt developed by team behind The Shire and Dye London.
24 March 2014

Next phase of South Shore Harbour course renovation underway

Sequoia Greenscapes leading project at course in League City, Texas.
21 March 2014

Poppy Hills reopens as Robert Trent Jones II completes renovation

Course in California to host the Champions Tour Nature Valley Open this September.
20 March 2014

The Rookery course at Florida’s Marco Island Marriott to undergo renovations

Jacobsen Hardy firm to work on 18-holer designed by Robert Cupp Jr.
19 March 2014

EIGCA 2014 annual conference to focus on ‘golf for all’

Event in Portugal to look at increasing participation across a wider demographic.
18 March 2014

Thorpeness Golf Club solves compaction problems with Terralift machine

Terrain Aeration’s product helps course in Suffolk clear build-up beneath greens.
17 March 2014

Rees Jones’ firm to renovate Monster course in New York state

Work to begin on course at former Concord resort following purchase by EPR Properties.
13 March 2014

GEO certification acknowledges Turnberry’s sustainability efforts

Open Championship host resort achieves prestigious ecolabel across 800 acre property.
13 March 2014

Preliminary planning consent for new Oregon golf course

Pacific Gales could start construction this summer after county grants initial permits.
12 March 2014

List of speakers revealed for 2014 HSBC Golf Business Forum

Big names announced for April event, taking place at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club.
10 March 2014

Blume reveals plans for renovation of second nine at Sugar Creek Country Club

Latest project follows 2013 work on Robert Trent Jones Sr. design in Texas.
7 March 2014

Wollongong Golf Club set to open new holes following Ross Watson’s redesign

April reopening expected following work on numerous holes at Australian course.
5 March 2014

Schmidt-Curley breaks ground on first Myanmar project

Mandalay Myotha Golf Club to feature 8,000-yard course and golf academy.
4 March 2014

Huxley Golf completes all-weather nine-hole course in Austria

Modern Golf near Graz offers all-round play and will host range of community events.
3 March 2014

Cupp begins renovation of Emerald Bay Golf Club in Florida

Original architect working alongside Southeastern Golf on latest project.
27 February 2014

International Turf Company to provide agronomy services to JCB course project

Jonathan Pendry to advise on soils management and hydrology on EGD project.
26 February 2014

Official debut for Macpherson and Turner’s redesigned Royal Wellington

‘Clearly one of the best in Australasia’, says R&A captain at grand opening event.
26 February 2014

Renovation work close to completion at Stockton Seaview’s Bay Course

Total Turf carry out work at 2014 ShopRite LPGA Classic host course.
26 February 2014

Nine hole addition to debut this autumn at Modry Las in Poland

Fifth season to see addition of ‘championship course in miniature’, plus real estate.
25 February 2014

Municipal courses: spreading the gospel of golf for over a century

What is the future for the muni in today’s golf market? Adam Lawrence investigates.
25 February 2014

Steve Smyers to rebuild historic Donald Ross course in southern Florida

US$6 million Fort Myers project will create ‘a new golf course’, says architect.
24 February 2014

‘Entirely organic’ management regime for New Zealand practice facility

Scottish consultants Pendry and Le Sueur collaborate on private South Island project.
24 February 2014

Nicklaus’ firm to redesign The Experience at Koele golf course

Front nine and back nine to be switched at Hawaii 18 holer.
20 February 2014

New nine-hole short course to open at Regent Park Golf Club near Bolton

Dave Thomas Limited developing par-27 course set to be completed this summer.
20 February 2014

Harradine to design nine hole seaside course in new Oman development

Large natural sand dunes characterise site for course in town of Qurayyat.
19 February 2014

Richardson’s rebuild of Palo Alto municipal course to start in the spring

Historic public course to be transformed to accommodate city flood control programme.
18 February 2014

George gets green light for second course at Chinese club

Project, on hold 18 months, will add private course to Lushan club in Jiangxi province.
17 February 2014

Hanse checks construction progress on Trump Dubai course

Some holes already grassed, others being shaped, as architect pays project a visit.
17 February 2014

Troon to manage Potomac Shores Golf Club, set to open spring 2014

New Jack Nicklaus Signature Design in Virginia described as a ‘masterpiece’.
14 February 2014

Steve Smyers’ first South American course set to be completed later this year

Costa Jama in Ecuador takes number of continents worked on by firm to six.
13 February 2014

Fifth Annual Symposium on Affordable Golf to take place in California

Dick Rugge and Rhett Evans to speak at two-day event beginning 31 March.
13 February 2014

Althaus and Nelson combine for more alterations at German island club

High water table creates engineering challenge for new holes at Golf Club Föhr.
13 February 2014

Engh completes bulk earthworks at Minot club in North Dakota

Spring 2015 opening for new course replacing one lost to floods in 2011.
12 February 2014

Two year project to restore historic Leeds Castle course

Iconic opening hole around castle’s moat will be reinstated by architect Walker.
11 February 2014

Work begins at University of New Mexico’s North Course

Staples Golf to help improve irrigation and reclaim lost areas at Albuquerque site.
11 February 2014

Bankrupt Doonbeg course becomes newest addition to Trump collection

Norman-designed west of Ireland course acquired from receiver by US mogul.
10 February 2014

Tripp Davis’ firm completes renovation master plan for Engineers Country Club

Former Merion superintendent Matt Stoy joins project team at Long Island club.
7 February 2014

Hills Club uses Ransomes Jacobsen equipment to prepare for busy summer

Four holes currently being rebuilt at Swedish course to reopen later this year.
6 February 2014

Private Maldives island opens ‘world’s most exclusive’ golf academy

Management firm Troon operating Velaa Private Island resort’s academy facility.
5 February 2014

Swan Golf Designs returns to Karnataka to review renovation project

Firm solves severe flooding problems which caused annual closures at India course.
3 February 2014

Ground is broken at Atlantic Beach Country Club in northern Florida

Environmental factors to be part of infrastructure at Erik Larsen-designed course.
31 January 2014

ASGCA announces passing of former president Larry Packard, aged 101

Rick Robbins describes Innisbrook’s Copperhead designer as a ‘pioneer’.
31 January 2014

Spectacular finishing holes promised at forthcoming JCB course

Adam Lawrence reports on a visit to the planned JCB golf course in central England.
31 January 2014

Joakimides-designed course now in construction at Navarrenx

Main eighteen to be accompanied by short nine-hole course at site in the south of France.
31 January 2014

Weiskopf firm to start major renovation of TPC Scottsdale

US$9 million revamp for 27-year old course starts after Waste Management event.
31 January 2014

Dramatic changes in progress at Cornish golf course

New ownership revitalising bankrupt Point at Polzeath with help from architect Tim Lobb.
30 January 2014

Plans to improve Cape Cod’s Dennis courses given go-ahead

Robert McNeil to improve playability and pace of play at Dennis Pines and Highlands.
30 January 2014

Rick Robbins to lead ASGCA discussion panel at Golf Industry Show

Society president to be joined by Lester George and Jason Straka at Orlando event.
29 January 2014

Ackerman Hills to undergo renovation as course aims to become part of Dye Trail

Dye’s firm to carry out work on course at Purdue University campus in Indiana.
29 January 2014

3D modelling firm to produce maps for Monterey Peninsula renovation

GeoGolf will provide topo maps and aerial imagery of both courses at California club.
29 January 2014

‘World class’ course planned for southern Nigerian city

SA architect O’Friel to design Port Harcourt course, part of huge new city development.
28 January 2014

Rees Jones’ firm working on major project at new Caribbean Aman Resort

Bryce Swanson discusses work to reroute and renovate Robert Trent Jones-designed course.
28 January 2014

Mackenzie-rebuilt third at Royal Dornoch will reopen in March

Safety concerns drive changes but architect returns hole to similar strategy as in the past.
27 January 2014

Nine-hole course designed by John Olenoski opens at Tagaytay Highlands

Architect working on plans for further nine holes at resort in the Philippines.
23 January 2014

Jemsek discusses renovation project at Colombia’s Caujaral Club

Architect to lead reconstruction of Joe Lee-designed course on Atlantic coast.
23 January 2014

Huxley Golf completes short practice game area at Club La Santa

All-weather putting green, pitching green and practice nets installed at Lanzarote resort.
21 January 2014

Developers reaffirm commitment to UK’s first Dye course at Bury Farm

Ceri Menai Davis claims to be ‘very happy with how the application is proceeding’.
20 January 2014

Redevelopment project at Carbrook completed following flood damage

Tenth hole at course in Queensland, Australia, ready for play after reconstruction work.
20 January 2014

Major Dan Rooney to receive ASGCA’s 2014 Donald Ross honour

Founder of Folds of Honor foundation to receive award at May’s annual meeting.
17 January 2014

Streamsong resort opens 216-bedroom luxury lodge

Remote Florida golf resort completes major expansion with on-site accommodation.
17 January 2014

Abu Dhabi golf tourism figures show large increase over 2012

Near 50 per cent increase in rounds played by overseas visitors to Emirate in 2013.
16 January 2014

Norby’s restoration of Coal Creek Golf Course moving forwards

Renovation work at storm-damaged Colorado course could begin as soon as February.
16 January 2014

Glen helps Genzon club prepare for its first Volvo China Open

Scottish architect prepares landscape plan for Shenzhen club in advance of April event.
16 January 2014

Pacific Coast Design lays out masterplan for Eagleburg Golf Resort course

Construction of new resort in India being overseen by family of the late Ashok Kumar.
15 January 2014

Sanford Golf Design to resume construction at Hacienda Bay

Shorter course part of project plan for resort on Egypt’s north coast.
15 January 2014

Second Open venue gains sustainability certification from GEO

Carnoustie applauded for long-term restoration of links landscape and sward.
13 January 2014

Second phase of reconstruction complete at historic Royal Mid-Surrey

Architect Ebert and contractor Abbotts replicate Taylor ‘alpinisation’ at London club.
13 January 2014

New MyPinPoint app ‘revolutionises provision of hole locations’

Smartphone solution enables ‘greenkeeper to golfer’ automation of pin information.
10 January 2014

MetroWest Golf Club reopens as US$1.5 million renovation reaches completion

Billy Fuller Golf completes project at Robert Trent Jones Sr. design in Florida.
10 January 2014

Marriott launches global environmental sustainability programme

Sixty courses to achieve certification by end of 2014, says leading hotel and golf operator.
10 January 2014

Equipment manufacturer JCB to build new course near English HQ

European Golf Design’s Robin Hiseman to create Staffordshire parkland course.
9 January 2014

Dusenberry Designs to renovate Keney Park Golf Course

Matthew Dusenberry to work alongside Tad Burnett to rejuvenate Connecticut course.
8 January 2014

Coore and Crenshaw named as architects for first Sand Valley course

Construction of Mike Keiser’s project in Wisconsin set to begin later in the year.
7 January 2014

Newly rebuilt Poppy Hills scheduled to reopen in April

Work by Robert Trent Jones II firm includes softening doglegs and sand capped fairways.
6 January 2014

Bates completes major renovation of Seagate Country Club course

Architect works alongside Jeff Sluman to revitalise Joe Lee design in Florida.
20 December 2013

Sanford Golf Design begins major rebuild at Bonita Springs course

Spring Run Golf Club to undergo extensive work to irrigation and drainage systems.
19 December 2013

Ramsey-designed Anvaya Cove course in the Philippines opens for play

Architect describes holes eleven, twelve and thirteen as forming ‘our own Amen Corner’.
19 December 2013

Possible windfall for UK golf clubs as Bridport wins VAT case

European Court win could see years of VAT returned to member-owned clubs.
17 December 2013

Trump’s Blue Monster reopens following Gil Hanse’s rebuild

Owner describes course as ‘brand-new’ following work by Olympic architect.
16 December 2013

‘Forward-looking’ Swedish club completes first phase of renovation

Danish architect Caspar Grauballe aims to introduce heathland feel at sandy Falkenberg.
16 December 2013

Rees Jones and Bill Bergin complete renovation at Winter Haven

Course at The Country Club of Winter Haven reopens with five new holes.
13 December 2013

How to make clubhouses run more efficiently, without blowing the budget

Adam Lawrence looks into the innovations clubs are using to increase business.
13 December 2013

Swan continues safety improvement work at Nefyn & District

New green designed to direct play away from recently constructed lifeboat station.
10 December 2013

Japanese architects’ society celebrates twentieth anniversary

Signs of long-awaited growth in country’s golf industry, according to local sources.
10 December 2013

First phase of Walker’s renovation at Sawgrass Country Club completed

West nine open to public at Florida course originally designed by Ed Seay.
9 December 2013

BallenIsles Country Club’s North course to reopen following redesign

Kipp Schulties leads US$5 million project on original Joe Lee design in Florida.
5 December 2013

Despite recent economic woes, Carne is bringing prosperity to Western Ireland

Adam Lawrence looks at the benefits the new nine at Carne Golf Links is yielding.
4 December 2013

Martin Ebert preparing Royal Troon course for 2016 Open

Tree removal, dune building, new tees and bunker changes as club plans for ninth Open.
2 December 2013

‘Positive response’ to Hoylake golf resort proposal, says council

Local authority hopes to announce partner for 300 acre development site at 2014 Open.
2 December 2013

New book profiles Javier Arana, Spain’s greatest golf course designer

Golf historian Erhardt publishes study of designer of El Saler, Neguri & Club de Campo.
2 December 2013

Palm Beach Gardens Muni to reopen following six month renovation project

Burnett and Dusenberry improve drainage, tees and fairways at Florida course.
28 November 2013

Renovation aims to make Swedish course a multifunctional facility

Lundin wants to speed play and make Örebro course more flexible for families.
28 November 2013

Beau Welling draws up major renovation plans for Quinta do Lago North course

Greens, bunkers and tees to be rebuilt as part of project at resort in the Algarve.
27 November 2013

Fought begins renovation plans for Wilmington Municipal course

Architect to have access to original Donald Ross sketches and notes.
26 November 2013

Sewailo Golf Club in Tucson, Arizona, ready for play

Course designed by Notah Begay III and Ty Butler to open on 12 December.
22 November 2013

British pay and play course earns accreditation from GEO

Abbey Hill one of first daily fee courses to win prestigious sustainability ecolabel.
22 November 2013

Indian course set for upgrade to international standard

Move of army camp will free up land for expansion of Pahalgam course in Kashmir.
22 November 2013

Construction of Hemstock-designed Kovai Hills course completed in India

Eighteen holer forms part of complex featuring short course and golf academy.
21 November 2013

Dana Fry-designed Royal Park I Roveri opens for play

Flat and open course near Turin complements existing Robert Trent Jones Sr design on site.
21 November 2013

Camelback resort in Scottsdale opens environment-friendly Ambiente course

Straka reinvention of former Indian Bend will use 50 per cent less chemicals and fossil fuels.
21 November 2013

Melia to operate hotel at US$4 billion Baha Mar resort in Nassau

Nicklaus-designed Royal Blue course will be completed in new year for December opening.
21 November 2013

Three more links courses coming to southern Oregon coastline?

Pacific Gales project launched as Keiser wins approval for Bandon Links land swap.
20 November 2013

EIGCA graduates make study tour of Scottish classics

Course design trainees visit St Andrews and Elie as part of vocational qualification.
20 November 2013

Städler Golf Courses to add nine holes at Armada Golf Club

Christoph Städler draws out plans for new holes at club in Bytom, Poland.
20 November 2013

Hotel owner proposes new golf course for Arizona city

537-acre Little America development in Flagstaff could be derailed by water concerns.
19 November 2013

Louisville opens new nine hole First Tee beginners’ course

Equipment gift from manufacturer Jacobsen aids golf development in Kentucky city.
19 November 2013

New course commissioned for construction in southern Sri Lanka

Project funded by Chinese government with course part of new resort near Mattala.
18 November 2013

Carrick Design hired for new oceanside ‘links-style course’ in China

Yellow Sea views will go with bump and run favouring conditions at windy Dalian site.
15 November 2013

Nine new holes under construction at Langesø Golf Club

Topography of Danish course ‘reminiscent of Sunningdale’, says architect Spogárd.
15 November 2013

Davey Shearer completes redesign and renovation at Rottnest Island course

New grassed tees and ‘sand scrape’ greens replaced as part of project in Australia.
14 November 2013

Spectacular oceanside South Cape course opens in Korea

Kyle Phillips' much-awaited clifftop course has hints of Pebble Beach and Cypress Point.
14 November 2013

Canadian architect Mingay recreating Hugh Alison’s style at York Downs

Extensive renovation at Toronto club will connect course to legendary architect.
13 November 2013

Strawberry Hill Golf Club gets new Huxley Golf practice facilities

Practice tee and caged nets installed as part of London’s Olympic legacy programme.
13 November 2013

Makai resort speeds pace of play after introduction of new programme

Time par, catch-up tees and early slots for fast players improve pace at Hawaii course.
13 November 2013

Drainage project is successfully concluded at Clitheroe GC

Bad weather during 2012 caused long delays for now-finished improvement project.
12 November 2013

Historic La Costa ready to debut renovated Legends course

Pascuzzo and Brauer complete their second major overhaul at southern California resort.
12 November 2013

Harradine launches Emirates’ first dedicated putting course

Eighteen hole putting course at Dubai Creek club to challenge all levels of golfers.
11 November 2013

Six year labour of love at Hollinger’s course in ‘China’s Yosemite’

Mountainous course in western Sichuan province will be part of Banyan Tree resort.
8 November 2013

Colligan Golf Design lays out new short course plans at Rockwood Golf Course

New short course will help The First Tee to teach essential life skills to local youngsters.
8 November 2013

‘No opportunity to take a breath’ at mountainous Jangsu course

Three hours from Seoul, American architect Jim Engh opens his first course in Korea.
7 November 2013

Ground broken at Landa Park Golf Course as renovation gets underway

Heritage Links to carry out construction work at course in New Braunfels, Texas.
7 November 2013

Vietnam course helps improve the quality of local water supplies

Water purification equipment supplied by Laguna Lang Co at work in local schools.
7 November 2013

Mingay finishes first phase of Derrick Club course reconstruction

Ten new holes completed at Alberta golf club, eight more to come next year.
6 November 2013

Lester George to renovate Cobb-designed course in Alabama

Long-range plan will see complete refresh of Vestavia course in Birmingham.
6 November 2013

New-look Poppy Hills will be faster, firmer and more fun, says Jones

Irrigated turf reduced by 20 acres as part of total renovation of NCGA home course.
5 November 2013

Jacobson Design completes 27-hole renovation at Ibaraki Kokusai Club

Two-green layout converted to single greens and new Toro irrigation system implemented.
5 November 2013

Harradine to design third loop of nine at Kazan golf and ski resort

Fairway corridors to be cleared this winter at new resort in capital of Russian republic.
4 November 2013

EXCLUSIVE: UK’s first Dye-designed course announced for London

Developer Menai Davis files planning application for course at Edgware site.
4 November 2013

Foster’s restoration at Orchard Lake a case of ‘right place, right time’

President Craig Valassis discusses the recent restoration project at Michigan club.
4 November 2013

Heroic artistry: the life and works of Michael Strantz

Golf architect Robin Hiseman profiles his hero, the Maverick designer of Tobacco Road.
1 November 2013

Ecological experiment underway at Cottonwood Creek course in Texas

US Golf Association working with city of Waco to re-establish prairie vegetation.
31 October 2013

Hurdzan leads renovation at Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club

Significant alterations made to West Nine, with South Nine work about to begin.
30 October 2013

Gary Player Design opens first nine holes at signature course in India

Full eighteen set to open next summer at course near New Delhi.
30 October 2013

Aussie architect Ryan completes first phase of Tehran International course

Already 100 villas sold on first golf course to be built in Iran for over thirty years.
30 October 2013

Weiskopf course in Jackson Hole to reopen under new ownership

Atlanta investor acquires Snake River and plans 2014 revival after US$2m renovation.
29 October 2013

Construction under way at new David Krause-designed course in Hamburg

18-hole near Hamburg Airport set to open for play in spring 2015.
28 October 2013

Colligan Golf Design completes renovation at Rolling Hills Country Club

Thirteen holes rerouted and two holes added at course in Arlington, Texas.
25 October 2013

Spogárd & VanderVaart completes renovation and new hole at County Louth

Architect Philip Spogárd discusses work on original Tom Simpson design in Ireland.
25 October 2013

Andrew Goosen launches new Cape Town based golf design firm

New firm aims to bring classical principles of golf design to the African market.
24 October 2013

Robert Trent Jones II’s firm advances global project portfolio

Work taking place or recently completed in Argentina, Colombia, UK, US and China.
24 October 2013

Use caution with third party resellers, owners urged at EGCOA conference

Resellers can attract new customers to clubs, but need to beware of over-discounting.
22 October 2013

KemperSports selected for construction and operation of New Jersey nine-holer

Roy Case-designed course at Jersey City scheduled to open in summer 2015.
22 October 2013

Chippenham course improvements to debut next spring

Architect Matt Maryon adding four new holes to 1896 English course.
22 October 2013

Penati’s Heritage course is a dream debut for Davison

English architect’s course at Slovakia resort does justice to remarkable sandy property.
18 October 2013

Davis starts restoration at Thomas and Tilly’s Spring Lake

Project will allow golfers to step back in time at New Jersey course, says architect.
18 October 2013

Huxley’s bi-annual golf conference attracts global distributors

Delegates from Slovakia, Scotland and Spain travel to Hampshire for event.
18 October 2013

Sustainability benefits to flow from Gleneagles Ryder Cup

GEO-led Ryder Cup Green Drive funds environmental projects across Perthshire.
18 October 2013

Watson renovates more holes at MacKenzie’s Sand Moor

Leeds course to be renovated in keeping with design style of legendary architect.
17 October 2013

Albanese & Lutzke breaks ground at Santee Sioux Golf Club

Course design incorporates elements of Native American culture and history.
16 October 2013

Trump Links at Ferry Point nears public opening as construction work concludes

Ribbon-cutting ceremony held at Nicklaus-designed course in New York City.
14 October 2013

Construction of new Californian course set to begin in November

Landscapes Unlimited to oversee twelve hole project at site of former country club.
10 October 2013

FarmLinks course at Pursell Farms to trial pace of play day

Alabama course operator hopes to keep rounds to three and a half hours.
9 October 2013

Work begins on Pete Dye design at The Ford Plantation

MacCurragh Golf Construction starts work, as Tim Liddy oversees restoration project.
8 October 2013

Sugar Creek outlines renovation plans with Jeffrey D. Blume firm

Work to begin on tees, fairways and green complexes at Robert Trent Jones design.
7 October 2013

Fort Myers Country Club course set for extensive renovations

US$5.2 million project scheduled for historic Donald Ross design in Florida.
7 October 2013

Texan Tierra Del Sol club reopens after renovation project

Signet Golf Associates complete work at Dave Bennett-designed course in Pharr.
4 October 2013

New-look eighteenth hole completed at Walton Heath Old

Architect Steel and club crew rebuild home green at historic heathland course.
3 October 2013

Nicklaus China links up with Hainan Air to support courses

Design firm’s Chinese entity to provide services and support to 13 courses.
2 October 2013

English pay and play trials anti-slow play smartphone app

Crown’s Pine Ridge course tests Greeni app, which informs pro shop of golfers’ pace.
1 October 2013

Experts advise on turf management over autumn and winter period

Turf management specialists champion ‘go in green, to come out clean’ approach.
30 September 2013

IMG acquires Golf Business Forum and Golf Business Community

Company will continue working alongside KPMG as part of both golf marketing projects.
26 September 2013

Christian Lundin’s renovations at Ekerum nearing completion

(re)GOLF’s project on Långe Jan course at Swedish resort set to be ready for October.
25 September 2013

Player’s Mountain Park in South Carolina set to open

Gary Player Design course offers ‘links-style shot making’ and ‘fast and firm conditions’.
25 September 2013

Two French projects set for completion by the end of 2013

Robert Berthet close to finishing work at clubs in Languedoc-Roussillon and Val-d’Oise.
24 September 2013

ASGCA reveals Design Excellence Recognition Program honourees

Second list of its kind highlights examples of industry innovation and problem-solving.
23 September 2013

Paul Lawrie Design hired to redesign Whitekirk course

Lawrie to work alongside Team Niblick’s Graeme Webster on plans for Scottish course.
20 September 2013

Mickelson reveals new design for Torrey Pines North

Reduced turfed areas and water requirements will better reflect State Park surroundings.
19 September 2013

E-Z-GO introduces redesigned version of Freedom TXT vehicle

New model features better bumpers, upgrading seating and larger bagwells.
19 September 2013

Straka completes design of Ambiente course at Camelback

Arizona course design complete with focus on environmental factors prominent.
18 September 2013

Soft opening for Eco City, Tripp Davis’ first Chinese course

Time on site was key to success of Tianjin project, says American architect.
18 September 2013

Staples debuts Community Links concept at Ocotillo Park

American architect says connecting with communities key to success of public courses.
18 September 2013

Developers plan appeal against Cherkley judicial review

Longshot joined by Mole Valley District Council in appeal against high court ruling.
17 September 2013

Saugahatchee course reopens following Kris Spence-led reconstruction project

Extensive work to bunkers and greens as US$1.2 million project reaches completion.
16 September 2013

Doak and Andrew to consult at Thompson’s St George’s

Leading architects partner at historic Canadian club to preserve design legacy.
16 September 2013

Scottish college installs Huxley green at Dornoch site

North Highland College golf management students help installation of putting facility.
16 September 2013

McNeil revives seven years closed Rhode Island course

Construction soon complete at new-look Preserve at Boulder Hills, near Atlantic coast.
13 September 2013

Wolfard discusses restoration project at The Courses at Watters Creek

The Players course at club in Texas reopens for play as part of ongoing restoration project.
12 September 2013

Kasumigaseki club to host 2020 Olympic golf tournament

Hugh Alison’s 1930 design will form core of proposed composite course at Tokyo club.
11 September 2013

New bermudagrass greens in place at Duke University course

Rees Jones directs project in North Carolina that sees Tifgrand bermuda introduced.
9 September 2013

Bruce Hepner hired for Boothbay Harbor course redesign

October closure planned ahead of extensive changes as part of US$4 million project.
6 September 2013

Rees Jones oversees greens conversion and course alterations at Dunes Club

Bermuda greens introduced, as well as bunker and tee changes on selected holes.
5 September 2013

Windham Country Club course reopens after reconstruction of six holes

Part of New York course redesigned and redeveloped following hurricane damage.
4 September 2013

Rees Jones awarded Don A. Rossi award by GCBAA

Famed architect to be presented with award at 2014 Golf Industry Show next February.
4 September 2013

Fry/Straka completes redesign project at Columbia Country Club course

Ten holes rebuilt or rerouted and renovations on remaining eight at course in Missouri.
3 September 2013

Aerial imaging promises benefits for East Berkshire

Drone-flown image helps greenkeeper Nutter preserve mowing lines and cut input costs.
3 September 2013

Belle Terre to reopen with new Sunday bermuda greens

Conversion almost complete at Pete Dye design in southern Louisiana.
2 September 2013

New solutions for flagging US courses

Parks Legacy Project aims to help increase sustainability of underfunded golf courses.
2 September 2013

January opening for Cabrera firm debut

Extensive redesign of course in Uruguay sees tees, bunkers and greens rebuilt.
30 August 2013

Wimbledon Park makeover complete

Historic Wimbledon Park Golf Club completes bunker and course renovation.
29 August 2013

Cherkley Court golf course plans quashed

High Court ruling overturns plans to turn Cherkley Court into golf course.
29 August 2013

Tributes paid to Dave Thomas

Former Ryder Cup player and renowned course designer passes away aged 79 years.
27 August 2013

Palmer to manage Mira Vista

New management will improve club experience and increase membership levels.
23 August 2013

Colonial Charters reopens after reno

Palmetto Greens club opens under original name following drainage and bunker work.
22 August 2013

Cheshire course to get facelift

Academy facility, plus new holes and short course are major investment for High Legh.
22 August 2013

Work underway on new NZ course

Earthquake-devastated Christchurch to get NZ$160 million residential estate and course.
22 August 2013

Mandell seeks help for family tree

Architects asked to contribute own history to build comprehensive overview of profession.
21 August 2013

The Cliffs at Mountain Park set to open

Player firm’s new course at huge Carolina development to open on 26 September.
21 August 2013

New course designed for Essex club

Swan Golf Designs finalises design; John Greasley Ltd appointed for construction.
21 August 2013

Blue Heron reopens after green regrass

Virginia course ‘among most northerly in US’ to convert greens to Champion bermuda.
21 August 2013

Spence restores Tilly’s Rock Hill

South Carolina course cuts trees and expands greens to return to vision of original architect.
20 August 2013

Golspie recovers from sea damage

Staff at Scottish course reflect on remarkable resurgence following extensive sea damage.
20 August 2013

New course in Indian city of Shillong

AssamRifles open 18-hole course in north east India, furthering golf’s profile in the region.
19 August 2013

Atascocita course set to reopen

New greens and irrigation system part of plans for Golf Preserve of Atascocita.
19 August 2013

Suffolk converts greens to bermudagrass

Lester George helps Virginia course switch from bent and return to original Wilson feel.
16 August 2013

New course to be built at Selva Marina

Construction of Erik Larsen’s design in Florida set to begin this December.
15 August 2013

Hills firm to redesign Crooked Tree

Work to be carried out on three holes at course in Michigan by Hills Forrest team.
15 August 2013

Mingay to work on Rochester Place

New owner Paul St. Pierre selects architect to help with club-wide improvements.
14 August 2013

Des Moines Club to renovate nine holes

Improvements to be made to bunkers and greens on Dye-designed North course.
14 August 2013

Why testing saves time and money

Sharon Bruce and Sylvain Duval explain the benefits of lab analysis.
12 August 2013

Provincial loan aids Cabot development

Nova Scotia government lends C$8.25m in support of Cabot Cliffs construction.
9 August 2013

Florida course set for autumn opening

Wilczynski’s design one of two new projects in US state involving C.W. Golf Architecture.
7 August 2013

First homes launched at Trump Dubai

Developer Damac introduces ‘Dubai’s first golf condos’ on planned Hanse course.
7 August 2013

Renovated Filly opens at Close House

Macpherson-led £500,000 project continues growth of north-eastern golf destination.
7 August 2013

Pease redesign nears completion

William Bradley Booth redesigns original course’s lower nine and upgrades Blue course.
6 August 2013

Huxley Golf sets up in Andalucía

Former landscape gardener Lars Aarup will lead venture from Malaga base.
5 August 2013

Quail Hollow renovation almost ready

Fazio’s work nears completion at Wells Fargo Championship host course.
5 August 2013

Discussions underway for Ibiza course

Developer Grupo Empresas Matutes identifies three potential locations on Balearic island.
31 July 2013

Hills and thrills on Carne’s new nine

Architect McIntosh adds more holes to Irish course in some of golf's biggest sand dunes.
31 July 2013

Dusit resort for Singapore course

Laguna International club extends lease to 2040 via agreement to build luxury hotel.
29 July 2013

Texas A&M set for October opening

Jeff Blume’s design nearing completion as turf grows in on university campus course.
26 July 2013

Oconee reno nears Autumn completion

Different cultivars of bermudagrass across course at the Reynolds Plantation in Georgia.
24 July 2013

Golf participation sees slight decrease

KPMG report highlights shift to 'casual golfers', but growth in emerging markets.
23 July 2013

Desert Rose reconstruction begins

Las Vegas course closes temporarily as part of major project to prevent flood damage.
19 July 2013

England Golf reports coaching uptake

22,000 people took advantage of coaching grants in one year.
19 July 2013

King Island links enters construction

DeVries relocates family to Australia to build island course among huge coastal sand dunes.
18 July 2013

Architects' Choice Top 100 Golf Courses

Read the report of our survey of the world's golf course architects.
18 July 2013

Lakeland reno aims to halt decline

65,000 rounds targeted as architect Garl reconstructs greens at Florida course.
18 July 2013

Anvaya Cove to open late this year

Golfplan-designed seaside course, first golf project for developer Ayala, nears completion.
17 July 2013

Georgia Southern nears completion

October opening date set to be met as final stages reached.
17 July 2013

Painted Woods expansion begins

August date set for completion of building and seeding on nine new holes.
16 July 2013

Fiery Muirfield awaits Open competitors

Hawtree lengthens course, but bouncy turf will test best as Open returns to East Lothian.
16 July 2013

Engh to break ground at Minot

North Dakota club to rise again after river flooding destroyed original course.
12 July 2013

Deere to supply 2015 Solheim Cup

LET and machinery supplier continue successful partnership from 2011 event.
12 July 2013

Architects’ Choice: No. 2

Cypress Point places second in the GCA list of the world's top courses.
12 July 2013

And the winner is...

Find out which course tops our Architects’ Choice Top 100 Golf Courses ranking.
12 July 2013

Fuller renovation for MetroWest

Pace of play is central to renovation of Orlando-area RTJ Sr course.
12 July 2013

Top 100 Golf Courses - the full report

Download our free report on the Top 100 Golf Courses in the world.
11 July 2013

Architects’ Choice: No. 5

National Golf Links of America comes in at No.5 in our countdown.
11 July 2013

Architects’ Choice: No. 4

No. 4 on our Architects’ Choice list is Augusta National.
11 July 2013

Architects’ Choice: No. 3

Pine Valley reaches No. 3 in our Architects’ Choice Top 100 countdown.
10 July 2013

EGD opens Russian Zavidovo course

Zavidovo PGA National Russia becomes design firm's fiftieth course.
10 July 2013

Architects’ Choice: 10-6

We enter the top ten of our countdown, with No. 10-6 revealed.
9 July 2013

Architects’ Choice: 20-11

No. 20-11 are revealed as we edge ever closer to the top ten.
9 July 2013

Geelong to re-open in early 2014

Graham Papworth's design nearing completion at site in Australia.
8 July 2013

Keswick Hall redesign gathers steam

Pete Dye completes shaping and grading, with regrassing next.
8 July 2013

Architects’ Choice: 30-21

As we edge closer to the top ten, we reveal No. 30-21.
7 July 2013

Architects’ Choice: 40-31

No. 40-31 are profiled as part of our Architects’ Choice rankings.
6 July 2013

Architects’ Choice: 50-41

We reveal which courses feature in positions 50-41 on our list.
5 July 2013

Architects’ Choice: 60-51

Take a look at course 60-51 on our Architects’ Choice Rankings list.
4 July 2013

Architects’ Choice: 70-61

Find out which courses feature at 70-61 on our Architects' Choice list.
3 July 2013

Architects’ Choice: 80-71

We reveal the next ten courses to make our Architects’ Choice survey.
3 July 2013

Third nine finally opens at Carne

Architect McIntosh builds holes with local crew, in spirit of Hackett.
3 July 2013

Centurion Club opens for play

Simon Gidman design opens on former landfill site near St Albans.
3 July 2013

Revetted bunkers star at Mistwood

Hearn's renovation of Chicago course is proving a success.
2 July 2013

Costa golf invests in recycled water

Municipalities aim to supply all the golf courses within their areas.
2 July 2013

Architects’ Choice: 90-81

The second set of results from our Architects’ Choice Rankings survey.
2 July 2013

Swan to lead reno at Boyce Hill

Course survey complete, with team now working on recommendations.
2 July 2013

Evian reopens ahead of ladies Major

Nine month EGD-led renovation prepares Lake Geneva course.
1 July 2013

Architects’ Choice: 100-91

We reveal the first ten courses to make it into the Top 100.
1 July 2013

Funding raised for Nevis resort

Golf resort on Caribbean island attracts US$50 million investment.
28 June 2013

Architects’ Choice: the results!

Find out which golf courses are the architects’ favourites.
27 June 2013

Keiser's Oregon plans receive boost

Municipal course near Bandon Dunes step closer after negotiations.
27 June 2013

Lisbon to host EGCOA conference

European Golf Course Owners event to be held from 23-25 October.
25 June 2013

New Nigeria course in construction

Course will be leading facility in West Africa, says state governor.
17 June 2013

Orchard Lake's restoration complete

Colt & Alison original design modernised by Keith Foster.
14 June 2013

Palos Verdes reno nearly complete

Improved bunkers and new chipping areas at Los Angeles Course.
13 June 2013

Innisbrook receives NWGA honour

Florida resort awarded National Women's Golf Alliance certification.
12 June 2013

Jones outlines Iowan course plans

Architect to develop 'prairie course' at Grand Falls Casino Resort.
11 June 2013

First Secret Valley course to open

Future secured for Cypriot project and second course plans finalised.
6 June 2013

Granite opens short game academy

Canadian club opens practice facilities designed by Tom McBroom.
6 June 2013

Huxley expand Middle East presence

DG Group appointed as company's authorised distributor for region.
5 June 2013

Swan begins Chinese course design

Project in Yunnan Province will focus on traditional golfing themes.
3 June 2013

Nine new holes at The Berliner

Newest additions designed by Kurt Rossknecht and takes total to 27.
31 May 2013

Spence makes Mooresville proposal

Design company proposes US$4.3 million restoration project.
31 May 2013

Course intelligence book released

Range of topics covered in 'Course Brains' by Forrest Richardson.
31 May 2013

Pinehurst to convert No. 2 greens

Work to introduce bermuda will begin following 2014 US Open.
24 May 2013

Marzolf talks ahead of US Open

Former ASGCA president discusses Merion course and event's history.
22 May 2013

Troon takes over Cimarron Hills

Management change sees Texan club join Troon Privé group.
21 May 2013

Future turf managers gain insight

Jacobsen event gives exclusive opportunity to next generation.
16 May 2013

Two Rivers reopens following reno

New greens and bunkers following US$1.6 million upgrade in Virginia.
15 May 2013

Abu Dhabi sees golf tourism increase

Statistics indicate record number of overseas rounds for gulf hotspot.
15 May 2013

Greg Norman visits Vietnamese site

Describes The Bluffs site as having quality and character of Doonbeg.
14 May 2013

Work underway at Ocean Dunes

Construction begins on Graeme Grant's design on Australian island.
13 May 2013

Toro releases Reelmaster 3550-D

Lightweight model provides clean cutting and consistency for fairways.
10 May 2013

Huxley facility at Tedworth House

Help for Heroes Recovery Centre putting green and net unveiled.
10 May 2013

ASGCA welcome four new members

New additions bring total membership number close to 180.
9 May 2013

Nicklaus visits Quivira Los Cabos

Final designs for 18-hole course revealed at event in Mexico.
8 May 2013

Merion to ensure fast and firm greens

US Open host course installs extra greens drainage from XGD.
8 May 2013

New twelfth for second Cabot season

Now six oceanfront holes, plus new pub, at Cape Breton resort.
8 May 2013

Deal to solve Bro Hof planning row?

Extension of nature reserve might end dispute over lakeside holes.
2 May 2013

Fjällman named EIGCA president

Former honorary secretary takes over reins from Rainer Preissmann.
30 April 2013

Casa Green opens in Casablanca

Jeremy Pern design opens in the newest hub of Moroccan golf.
30 April 2013

Mandell plans golf design family tree

Comprehensive record will identify architects' links to past greats.
29 April 2013

Robbins is new ASGCA president

Accessibility of the game is key priority for new society leader.
26 April 2013

Plans for Brunello Links revealed

18-hole Nova Scotia course due to be ready by June 2015.
25 April 2013

Fry/Straka's China projects launched

Qizhong Garden and Phoenix Hill work complete and ready for 1 May.
24 April 2013

Final nine work begins at Westham

Course completion a step closer at Nicklaus design in Richmond, VA.
23 April 2013

Escalante extends luxury portfolio

Four Texan courses acquired from The Redstone Companies.
22 April 2013

Värpinge Golfbana work underway

Construction underway on unique beginners course in Lund, Sweden.
22 April 2013

Redesign complete at Ross Rogers

Local knowledge key to Colligan Golf Design's project at Amarillo, Texas.
19 April 2013

Althaus starts long-term Kassel reno

New green for par three twelfth heralds changes at German club.
18 April 2013

St Andrews International build starts

Exclusive new private club under way after planning battle resolved.
18 April 2013

Dubai plans new sustainability rules

Regulations will force new developments to change tack.
18 April 2013

Player Development Month at Troon

Free introductory courses for juniors around the world during May.
18 April 2013

John Deere announces finance offers

Spring programme covers three mowers and offer runs until May.
17 April 2013

TM finishes Royal Wellington rebuild

Century-old club in New Zealand capital now has 27 holes.
16 April 2013

ETL receives accreditation renewal

European Turfgrass Laboratories now accredited till April 2015.
16 April 2013

Jacobsen purchase benefits Donegal

Eclipse 322 hybrid mower praised by Irish club's greenkeeping staff.
15 April 2013

Carrick to renovate Whistle Bear

Ontario club hopes to attract PGA Tour, maybe even Canadian Open.
15 April 2013

Indian state looks to golf tourism

Five new courses planned by Jammu and Kashmir state government.
15 April 2013

Huxley helps first Georgian course

All-Weather greens and natural grass fairways at Ambasadori resort.
12 April 2013

Summer renovation at the Emerald

North Carolina course to implement Champion hybrid bermuda grass.
12 April 2013

Chuck Corica renovations underway

Rees Jones's firm hired by owners Greenway to redesign South Course.
11 April 2013

Second phase for Bonnie Doon reno

Sydney club starts more work with Ogilvy Clayton; hires new super.
11 April 2013

New-look Wike Ridge is open

Gaunt finishes 15 month redevelopment of Yorkshire course.
11 April 2013

Martin plans renovation of Wilmette

1930s Chicago parks course to receive thorough modernisation.
11 April 2013

Good growth for Turkey golf tourism

KPMG survey reveals price most important for travelling golfers.
11 April 2013

John Deere fleet for The Bedford

Quarter of a million pound machinery investment for UK club.
10 April 2013

Nine more holes for English course

Dorset pay and play to expand to eighteen in £250,000 investment.
10 April 2013

Unfinished Icelandic course for sale

Architect Edwin Roald seeks developer to finish Borg project.
10 April 2013

Big demand for sustainability course

EIGCA programme to debut at Malmo meeting; webinars to follow.
9 April 2013

Exciting year ahead for Carrick

Canadian design company continues construction and renovation work.
8 April 2013

Swan continues Ely City renovations

Golf designers complete phase two in time for season-opening.
5 April 2013

'Golfers demand firm and fast'

Congressional boss Mike Leemhuis discusses the US club world.
5 April 2013

Monty to speak at Scottish GBF

R&A boss Dawson will also address KPMG event in St Andrews.
5 April 2013

Macpherson returns to Close House

Filly course reno and spectacular reworking of home hole in progress.
5 April 2013

New irrigation system for Porthcawl

Bad weather delays spring projects, but Porthcawl system almost done.
4 April 2013

Golf tourism records global growth

IAGTO report indicates nine per cent average growth across the world.
4 April 2013

John Deere improves Gator

Manufacturer enhances XUV 855D Gator, elongating usage times.
4 April 2013

(re)Golf completes Crete course

Construction of private six-green course completed on Greek island.
4 April 2013

Royal County Down picks Jacobsen

Prestigious Irish club chooses Eclipse diesel-electric hybrid mower.
3 April 2013

First Aussie club GEO certified

35 per cent water reduction helps National GC earn enviro award.
27 March 2013

Private course debuts in Italian Alps

Kirby builds short course at exclusive 1,200m mountain retreat.
27 March 2013

Arena facility makes practice social

Christian Lundin's Volkswagen Golfarena in Halmstad could be replicated anywhere.
27 March 2013

Sneak peek at Texas A&M course

Blume's renovation harks back to early American style of design.
27 March 2013

Aberdeen wind farm wins approval

“Future plans on hold till proposal defeated”, says Trump statement.
26 March 2013

Renovation complete at Columbia

Rebuild and rerouting of ten holes and the renovation of other eight.
22 March 2013

Bandon reopens renovated Trails

Major change to Oregon's course's tough home hole is unveiled.
22 March 2013

Thousand Hills to renovate for 2013

Course in Branson, Missouri, sees re-routing and lowered rough.
22 March 2013

Mild winter aids Bay Hill prep

Superintendent Beaver says conditions 'perfect' for Palmer event.
21 March 2013

Official opening for Laguna Lang Cô

Faldo celebrates firm's 26th course with ceremony and golf event.
21 March 2013

GCA launches golf course rankings

First top courses list to be chosen exclusively by golf architects.
20 March 2013

Poppy Hills renovation underway

Robert Trent Jones II project expected to be completed early 2014.
20 March 2013

Hanse begins clearing at Rio site

Hand work only for now, but relief at Olympic course breakthrough.
19 March 2013

New Montenegrin course revealed

Development in the Bay of Kotor to be designed by Steve Marnoch.
19 March 2013

Silver anniversary for Emirates

New irrigation system and green recapture at iconic Dubai course.
18 March 2013

Hotel planned for Nigerian course

150-room development set for IBB International in Abuja.
15 March 2013

Kyle Phillips to build French links

Ten years in planning, Eurotunnel project should start next year.
15 March 2013

Swan elected to chair GCA

Consultants association chooses golf architect as its new leader.
15 March 2013

Moonlight Golfing project launched

LED technology could be used to extend playing hours.
15 March 2013

Bunker Hills expansion imminent

June date set for new driving range, practice green and short-game area.
14 March 2013

Malmö to host EIGCA conference

First time the golf course architects event will be held in Scandinavia.
14 March 2013

Grassing underway at Ho Tram

Norman course is part of first 'Vegas-style' resort in Vietnam.
14 March 2013

Pendry launches turf consultancy

International Turf Company will focus especially on Eastern Europe.
13 March 2013

Sherman starts design in Austria

Moarhof project wins approval after four year planning battle.
13 March 2013

Another major reno for La Costa

Pascuzzo, Pate, Brauer collaborate again on South course project.
12 March 2013

Quivira Los Cabos work underway

New Nicklaus signature will be contractor Diamond's 300th project.
12 March 2013

Pure Seed and Atlas Turf team up

Proprietary turf producer strikes partnership with new distributors.
11 March 2013

Trump petition reaches parliament

Petition receives almost six times anticipated number of signatures.
8 March 2013

Laguna Phuket to upgrade course

Thai club aims to significantly improve its golfing experience.
8 March 2013

Central Europe growth for Huxley

Synthetic firm to increase presence in Slovakia and Czech Republic.
7 March 2013

Trust considers Bushmills appeal

“Now the real work begins,” says Hanna; site work underway soon.
7 March 2013

La Manga's new purchase pays off

New Toro GreensPro 1200 roller sharpens green speed.
7 March 2013

SNAG looks to develop golf in Africa

Starting New at Golf project launched in Lagos, Nigeria.
7 March 2013

Planning filed for Ayrshire links

Mach Dunes developer hopes to build on site next to Irish Sea.
6 March 2013

Uluru course faces hurdle

Proposed course facing criticism from environmental groups.
6 March 2013

Investment in Massachusetts courses

Leo J. Martin and Ponkapoag courses to be redeveloped.
5 March 2013

Barrier Reef course planned

Course designed by Greg Norman Golf Course Design announced.
5 March 2013

Quail Lodge to reopen in late March

Californian course to open after three-year closure.
5 March 2013

Thailand to be top golf destination

Spain to be overhauled as world's leading destination, says tour firm.
4 March 2013

First look at Trump's Scottish hotel

Scaled-down project will go ahead if windfarm axed, says developer.
4 March 2013

Strong potential for golf in India

Courses in high-end residential complexes will boost game.
1 March 2013

New clifftop par three at Nefyn

Swan's alternate twelfth to allow play on cliff holes in all conditions.
28 February 2013

Jones to build on Baja coast

Loreto course will have views of Sea of Cortez from every hole.
28 February 2013

Blinder and Envirobunker partner

Bunker firms combine to offer 'truly maintenance free solution'.
28 February 2013

Tshwane Open supports community

Municipality uses European Tour event to bring golf to local kids.
28 February 2013

Higher cut but faster greens

New Jacobsen mower solves dilemma for Yorkshire golf club.
27 February 2013

NWGA backs female-friendly courses

PGA of America supports scheme helping courses serve women.
27 February 2013

Golf worth €15bn to Euro economy

More than 180,000 European jobs depend on golf, says survey.
27 February 2013

Dye honoured by Casa de Campo

Caribbean resort renames main lodge after legendary architect.
27 February 2013

Appeal victory for Bushmills Dunes

National Trust loses appeal, but Kidd hopes to win objectors round.
26 February 2013

Egyptian golf market gathering pace

Economy has regained pre-revolution dynamism, says architect.
25 February 2013

Greens renovation at Ocean Pines

A1 bentgrass greens for Delmarva's only Trent Jones Sr design.
25 February 2013

Two for one offer for women golfers

Texas-based course operator seeks to attract more women to play.
25 February 2013

Strong 2012 for US golf industry

Dramatic rise in rounds played signals better times for US courses.
25 February 2013

60 60 format takes off in Leeds

New format aims to make practice competitive and fun.
25 February 2013

Double Malaysian projects for Els

Coastal sites for sovereign wealth fund's golf developments.
21 February 2013

Schmidt-Curley Hainan course open

Reservoir-side site creates risk-reward opportunities at White Stone.
11 February 2013

Trump files plans for second course

Named after Trump's mother, course to include three seafront holes.
7 February 2013

India’s Golf Premier League begins

New shorter format aims to emulate success of Twenty20 cricket.
6 February 2013

New Swan design in Lebanon

UK firm selected to design the country’s second course.
31 January 2013

Grand opening for Streamsong

Mining company develops new resort on dramatic sandy site.
31 January 2013

Ironing pays off for UK club

Moor Hall improves trueness of greens with new Toro roller.
30 January 2013

Snag introduces 'After Dark' option

Glow in the dark clubs, targets and balls aim to light up learning.
30 January 2013

E-Z-GO carts for Spanish clubs

NH Hoteles courses invest in new buggy fleets to boost service levels.
29 January 2013

Rain Bird backs EIGCA project

New sustainability programme will debut in April at Malmo AGM.
28 January 2013

US Open returns to Winged Foot

Sixth Open for historic NY club, but will USGA flatten slopey greens?
23 January 2013

Good results for nine hole initiative

US-based nine hole promotional programme grows by 60 per cent.
22 January 2013

Tablet-based calculator for golf

Staples' new app calculates water and energy saving possibilities.
22 January 2013

Work begins on Mianyang course

One-hole-at-a-time approach minimises construction footprint.
22 January 2013

Architect Blasi forms own practice

Chambers Bay project architect leaves RTJII to set up own firm.
16 January 2013

English golf 'more inclusive'

Most clubs need members, but junior golf top priority, says survey.
16 January 2013

Norman municipal in Florida opens

Pompano Beach course is design group's first municipal project.
7 January 2013

Indian club adds second nine

Australian architect Ryan adding more holes to community course.
28 December 2012

Sherman build done at alma mater

Furman alumni hail new facility for university golf teams.
28 December 2012

Spence completes Roaring Gap resto

Ross's green shapes returned at Blue Ridge Mountains club.
24 December 2012

Full-on relaunch at Milagro del Mar

Nicaraguan resort, on hold since 2009, restarts construction.
24 December 2012

Iceland course will restore habitat

Nine hole Siglufjordur will be among most northerly in Iceland.
22 December 2012

First nine of Nicaragua course opens

'An incredible piece of land,' says architect Young of oceanfront track.
19 December 2012

2013 opening for Bahamas course

'Largest golf resort in construction' will debut later this year.
18 December 2012

Hybrid reliability key for Welsh club

New Deere 2500E gives quality without hassle for Trefloyne.
18 December 2012

First step in ambitious London plan

Practice facility to be followed by 27 holes, plus course elsewhere in city.
18 December 2012

Faldo course in Vietnam open

'Hard bump and run surfaces' for first zoysia-based course in country.
11 December 2012

Sharp Park lawsuit thrown out

Blasi-led restoration of MacKenzie's San Francisco muni closer?
7 December 2012

Scottsdale courses buy water rights

$10m transaction eliminates need for new pipeline in Arizona city.
7 December 2012

Dawson upbeat on Old Course works

Exclusive: GCA tours controversial renovations with R&A boss.
5 December 2012

Uluru course in planning stages

Resort aims to build course on plot 10km from World Heritage Site.
4 December 2012

'One of greats' planned in Mongolia

‘Bandon feel’ at isolated lakeside site, says architect Dana Fry.
4 December 2012

Big success for English golf scheme

More than 70,000 introduced to golf, despite record wet summer.
4 December 2012

Sustainability course from EIGCA

Continuing development programme to help architects learn more.
30 November 2012

Troon relaxes daily fee dress codes

Largest course operator aims to make courses more welcoming.
30 November 2012

Golf world mourns architect Nelson

Designer of many courses in Hawaii and Asia dies at the age of 61.
30 November 2012

Herbert Fowler: the gilded gentleman

Adam Lawrence profiles the designer of Walton Heath and Saunton.
29 November 2012

Golfers demand firm and fast

'Our members complain when the courses get soft,' says US exec.
29 November 2012

Casper group cuts carbon footprint

Operator to audit environmental performance of all its 140 courses.
29 November 2012

EIGCA polls members on Old Course

Architects institute seeks members views before responding.
29 November 2012

Sustainable golf travel partnership

GEO and IAGTO promote eco-sensitive golf holidays.
29 November 2012

Redevelopment at English club

Housing component to Churston renovation by Hawtree firm.
27 November 2012

Scottish date for KPMG anniversary

Leading European golf conference visits St Andrews next June.
27 November 2012

Rosapenna to be 81 holes?

Casey family acquires neighbouring St Pat's and considers options.
26 November 2012

Furious response to Old Course plan

Doak leads campaign against extensive alterations to home of golf.
26 November 2012

Changes for Sweden's oldest club

Architect Lundin starts multi-year project at Göteborgs club.
14 November 2012

Families drive golf in Thailand

Corporate development not the only way forward, as Thai clubs show.
13 November 2012

First Links grant for Battenkill

PGA/ASGCA-backed programme funds course review for NY club.
11 November 2012

Edwards restores Braid at Orsett

Historic look for Essex heath course courtesy of English architect.
9 November 2012

Maximum bang for bunker at Bucks

Ladies European Tour home course hires TPL for renovation.
7 November 2012

EIGCA extends education scheme

Only internship, not employment, required to qualify for new course.
2 November 2012

Successful reopening for Old Tabby

Palmer firm refreshes South Carolina course with wider fairways.
2 November 2012

Matchplay moves to Thracian Cliffs

Black Sea-side course to host first European Tour event in Bulgaria.
1 November 2012

Mingay to rebuild Edmonton course

New-look Derrick will be 'among best in Alberta', says architect.
30 October 2012

Himmerland renovation is complete

European Tour back to Denmark on Spogárd & VanderVaart course?
30 October 2012

US camp partnership for SNAG

Beginner golf programme to reach up to five million at ACA camps.
30 October 2012

Switch to gangs at West Lancs

‘Better deal without compromising results’: Open FQ course super.
30 October 2012

Spring start for Angus course

Architect Webster and signature Clarke plan Scottish resort.
30 October 2012

Hoylake buys soil screener

Open venue producing own topdressing with Campey screener.
30 October 2012

Official opening for PR resort

Pasarell brothers complete seafront Royal Isabela community.
30 October 2012

Multi-million irrigation for Majlis

Reduced water consumption at Dubai course after Lynx installation.
29 October 2012

Green renovation for Florida course

Old Palm switches to TifEagle on greens and practice areas.
29 October 2012

Second phase complete at Wanakah

Historic NY club moves forward with multi-year renovation plan.
29 October 2012

Sewailo course to open next year

Troon to manage Tucson-area Native American developed property.
29 October 2012

Germany to host 2015 Solheim Cup

SAP-backed Heidelberg club announced as host by LET.
29 October 2012

New Mexican project for Woods firm

Construction start at Diamante sees reboot of Tiger's design career?
29 October 2012

Norman visits Jordanian project

Aqaba-area resort will be country's first eighteen hole grass course.
29 October 2012

Davison finishes Penati construction

Only six months to build Slovak heathland course on pure sand.
29 October 2012

IMG to manage new Chinese club

27-hole course designed by Chinese practice to open next year.
11 October 2012

2013 debut for Vietnam coast course

‘Shaping greens and tees, that's it’, says Norman on Ho Tram course.
8 October 2012

US$1m renovation for Texas club

New MiniVerde greens for Houston-area Champions Tour host.
8 October 2012

Official opening for Oman course

Almouj course ‘aims to be among world's top 100’, says developer.
8 October 2012

Total rebuild for Scottsdale course

Hurdzan and Fry plan 40 per cent turf reduction at Camelback.
5 October 2012

Architect Grauballe leaves Hawtree

Lead associate on Trump course to start own Danish-based firm.
3 October 2012

Welsh club supports new golfers

Garnant joins scheme offering cheap lessons to newcomers to game.
26 September 2012

Moss Creek reopens South course

Architect Johnston rebuilds greens at lowcountry Fazio course.
26 September 2012

Aberdeen project back on track?

New owner files planning forms for Ury Estate Nicklaus course.
26 September 2012

Hoylake golf resort project launched

Council searches for partner to develop site near Royal Liverpool.
26 September 2012

Hillside work supports junior golf

Strong junior programme will be aided by Staples-led renovation.
25 September 2012

Champion greens debut at Emerald

New management firm BCG regrasses 27-hole Tampa club
25 September 2012

Short game area for Emerald Dunes

Architect Fazio adds four acre practice facility to Florida club.
25 September 2012

Andrew completes Highlands project

Thompson bunkers back but work remains at Cape Breton course.
25 September 2012

Blume to remodel Texas A&M

Project aims for one of US's best campus courses at Texas college.
25 September 2012

Major expansion for Lofoten links

Eighteen holes for Arctic course, including iconic oceanside par three.
24 September 2012

Regrassing for Bonaventure's greens

Joe Lee-designed Florida courses gets new TifEagle greens.
24 September 2012

Moscow venue for golf conference

Eastern Europe focus for November Leadership Golf event.
24 September 2012

First UK course gets Toro Lynx

Royal Cromer expects '33 per cent' water savings with new system.
24 September 2012

Troon supports Get Golf Ready

Discount starter courses for beginners at courses across America.
24 September 2012

Japanese course goes for MiniVerde

Koga club is first course in Japan to grass with MiniVerde.
24 September 2012

Revised opening hole for Sun Valley

Remodel for first hole of RTJ2-designed Trail Creek course.
19 September 2012

New venue for Scottish Open

Famous old Royal Aberdeen links to host European Tour event.
19 September 2012

Opening set for Player's Cliffs course

2013 debut for South Carolina course, but no news on Tiger project.
18 September 2012

Full renovation for Hainan course

Architect Schmidt completes rebuild of lakeside Nanlihu course.
18 September 2012

Spectacular site for Cabot Cliffs

Spring start planned for second course at new Canadian resort.
10 September 2012

Gaunt at work on Durham course

First fourteen holes of new-look Ramside should open next year.
10 September 2012

First Iranian course for 30 years

Australian architect Ryan hired by Iranian firm for Tehran course.
31 August 2012

Player course for Indian city

Real estate firm bSafal to develop golf community in Ahmedabad.
31 August 2012

New golf conference for Asia

Golf Management Asia event to be held at Mission Hills resort.
31 August 2012

French plans outlined at event

'100 new urban golf facilities' as part of 2018 Ryder Cup buildup.
29 August 2012

New course planned for southern NZ

Central Otago tourist hotspot to get another lakeside golf course.
29 August 2012

From landfill to golf in Buffalo?

City to invite proposals for potential new eighteen hole course.
29 August 2012

Private operator for Highlands Links

Parks Canada seeks management firm as restoration comes to end.
29 August 2012

Merion trials new pinning system

System 'allows us to water better', says superintendent Shaffer.
29 August 2012

Newport renovation to save cash

Liddy plans to naturalise Virginia course and cut maintained turf.
28 August 2012

Urbina finishes Paramount project

Last phase of restoration works at New York Tillinghast course.
28 August 2012

New sixteenth for historic Woking

Shorter par three planned for heathland classic by architect Lobb.
22 August 2012

Range of renovations for Brauer

Senior tees key part of projects for Dallas-based architect.
22 August 2012

US$15m rebuild for Emerald Dunes

Wider fairways and new back tees for Florida Fazio course.
21 August 2012

GEO partners with England Golf

New alliance promotes sustainability across the English game.
21 August 2012

Hanse on sustainability forum

Olympic architect to speak at KPMG conference in Italy next month.
20 August 2012

Bunker renovation at Phoenix course

New sand and drainage improves playability at Stonecreek.
20 August 2012

Major gathering for German golf

September date for Nuremberg exhibition and conference.
20 August 2012

Fazio rebuild for PGA National

Former Haig course lengthened, regrassed and rebunkered.
20 August 2012

St Andrews influence for Sewanee

Hanse builds Road hole, Valley of Sin and Himalayas in Tennessee.
20 August 2012

New thirteenth at East Devon

Coastal path erosion forces creation of new par three at English club.
17 August 2012

New American owners for Belfry

Venture capitalist buys famed Ryder Cup venue at bargain price.
15 August 2012

GCBAA award for New York parks

NYC Sticks for Kids programme taught golf to 3,800 kids last year.
15 August 2012

MyTime appointment for Swan

19-strong UK golf group hires Essex-based architecture firm.
10 August 2012

New second for historic Montrose

Gas exploration traffic causes problems for Pennsylvania club.
10 August 2012

Handbook helps specify grass mixes

Seed supplier publishes guide to help architects pick best grasses.
9 August 2012

External funds for course upgrades

Former Nicklaus executive Kenny launches Signature Golf Partners.
8 August 2012

Turkish partnership for Huxley

British all-weather firm finds local partner for growing market.
8 August 2012

Evian reconstruction is underway

Amphitheatre finish for new ladies Major, says architect Sampson.
8 August 2012

New course plan for Scottish island

Jura site is 'the best I have seen', says Aussie architect Harrison.
8 August 2012

Jacobsen support for Scottish Open

Course manager Haspell grateful for machinery and technical help.
7 August 2012

First French course certified by GEO

Club cuts water and power use, and moves to biological pest control.
7 August 2012

Vietnam Faldo course is finished

Project manager IGRM hands Laguna Lang Co over to operators.
7 August 2012

Grand reopening at Drottningholm

SEK 24 million reconstruction complete at historic Swedish club.
7 August 2012

Pont begins Broadstone restoration

Heathland club engages Dutch architect to recapture Colt style.
1 August 2012

Hurdzan named for GCSAA award

Erin Hills architect is 2013 Old Tom Morris award recipient.
1 August 2012

Bermuda greens for Pinehurst No. 1

Project includes new par three ninth and elimination of old 18th hole.
31 July 2012

So, is it really the greatest?

Adam Lawrence reports on Donald Trump's new Scottish links.
31 July 2012

Research event for turf managers

Greenkeepers invited to discuss future of turfcare at STRI event.
30 July 2012

Imported bunker sand for Muirfield

Open venue running out of native sand so buys in from local firm.
30 July 2012

All change for Hurdzan/Fry

Amicable separation for partners; new Fry Straka firm announced.
30 July 2012

Nine new holes for Arctic links

Troon offers golfers midnight sun or Northern Lights at Lofoten.
30 July 2012

Wilczynski to design Florida course

Housebuilder Taylor Morrison developing new Naples community.
25 July 2012

Nicklaus design in Panama opens

New Buenaventura course to anchor large Pacific coast development.
24 July 2012

First Montenegro project under way

Player firm to design Luštica Bay course; Braemar to lead agronomy.
12 July 2012

Tougher test at Lytham for Open

Championship returns after 11 years to Ebert-overseen course alterations.
12 July 2012

Doak to deliver new courses guide

Architect works on 'confidential' book 15 years from previous edition.
11 July 2012

Autumn debut for Azerbaijan course

Troon to manage IDG-designed course in Baku; tourism a key goal.
11 July 2012

Trump opens controversial course

Hails 'world's greatest course' but wildlife group lobbies guest Monty.
11 July 2012

GEO allies with soil biology firm

Great Turf Company supports environmental organisation's work.
10 July 2012

Noodle bowl for new Chinese course

Schmidt-Curley to create fantasy icons at Mission Hills’ Hainan Island.
9 July 2012

Sustainability drive for Ryder Cup

Organisers of Gleneagles event in Scotland ensuring green focus.
3 July 2012

Jamaican course rejuvenated

Greens improved at von Hagge and Baril-designed Cinnamon Hill.
2 July 2012

Two new appointments for Swan

Design firm audits UK-based Corhampton and Spalding courses.
28 June 2012

Tweaked Portrush greets Irish Open

Colt classic adjusted by architect Ebert as pro golf returns to NI.
27 June 2012

July opening for Schiphol course

Mastergolf-designed course ready for debut next week.
27 June 2012

Rapid progress at Cypriot resort

First of two courses at Venus Rock to be finished by end of year.
27 June 2012

Coventry club certified by GEO

English club celebrates centenary of course with sustainability accolade.
27 June 2012

TPL wins St George's Hill project

Green nine, formerly Colt's eighteen hole New course, to be renovated.
27 June 2012

EGD course for Moroccan capital

Architect Hiseman working on course for Rabat development.
27 June 2012

Chinese clubhouse jobs for Hoch

American clubhouse architect takes first steps into Chinese market.
27 June 2012

English golf surges in popularity

Sports surge as Olympics approaches and golf reaps the benefits.
20 June 2012

Drainage project for Cape Cod club

Low-lying New Seabury solves puddling problems with XGD.
20 June 2012

'125 years of US golf' gala planned

America's oldest golf club announces 2013 celebrations in NYC.
20 June 2012

Prince's opens lodge in ex-clubhouse

Kent links completes project to add accommodation to its facilities.
20 June 2012

New Connecticut course opens

Mungeam-designed nine holer makes debut at Lyman Orchards.
14 June 2012

New seaside course for Estonia

Course could be among 'greatest in Northern Europe', says contractor.
14 June 2012

Richmond rebunkering project done

Architect Lobb finishes two year bunker project at London golf club.
13 June 2012

Trump closes on Doral deal

All five courses to be rebuilt in US$200m refresh for Florida resort.
12 June 2012

Bushmills Dunes project under fire

National Trust seeks judicial review of NI links planning decision.
12 June 2012

Landfill-based renovation at UK club

Contractor Keltbray to start Chipping Norton rebuilding project.
11 June 2012

Deere fleet aids Mid-Yorkshire club

New maintenance agreement part of club's improvement programme.
11 June 2012

Longer Olympic greets US Open

New par three eighth is most striking of Love's changes to Olympic.
6 June 2012

Course changes at Ballybunion

Hawtree oversees modifications of Old and Cashen courses.
29 May 2012

New academy at Muscat Hills

Oman course hopes better practice facilities will help local golfers.
29 May 2012

€20m sale price for Fota Island?

'Resort profitable despite failure of owner' according to agents.
29 May 2012

Renovated Thorpeness greets Seniors

Architect Moodie leads multi-year renovation of Braid course.
28 May 2012

Reshaped greens at Ross course

'Too steep' greens softened, fairways widened at Springfield.
28 May 2012

Riviera awarded 2017 US Amateur

California course to host championship for the first time.
28 May 2012

Major new golf project for Qatar

Barwa's Lusail estate to include eighteen hole Norman course.
28 May 2012

Emerald champions new grass

Tampa club aims for more consistent greens in hot weather.
28 May 2012

Architect Harbottle dies suddenly

Washington-based designer of Gold Mountain course passes away.
28 May 2012

Third Morocco project for Braemar

Scottish firm to manage Segales-designed course; more golf planned.
28 May 2012

Restored edition of Darwin's classic

Fully restored Rountree illustrations make new e-book noteworthy.
24 May 2012

New greens for Maryland club

A1 bentgrass for greens at RTJ Sr-designed Ocean Pines course.
24 May 2012

Authentic links experience in China?

Architect Hollinger opens new course alongside Yangtze estuary.
23 May 2012

New owner for Reynolds Plantation

Insurance giant MetLife buys lakeside Georgia development.
23 May 2012

Velvet bents transforming UK course

English club improves green conditions as a result of grass switch.
22 May 2012

Course changes for Scottish Open

New tees and bunkers plus storm drainage to enhance Castle Stuart.
22 May 2012

Mission Hills preps for WGC event

Schmidt-Curley clearing new viewing areas on Olazabal course.
21 May 2012

Shorter courses for Island Hills

Fewer holes on new routings for Ray Hearn redesign of Michigan course.
21 May 2012

Summer opening for Russian course

Nine holes at PGA National to debut in July; rest this autumn.
18 May 2012

Fife going for greener golf

Seven public courses enrolled on GEO sustainability programme.
15 May 2012

EIGCA recruits new partners

Rolf Krueger and InfraCore forge links with the institute.
15 May 2012

Cloud nine for Whistling Rock

Official debut for Ted Robinson Jr.’s new loop in South Korea.
14 May 2012

Bonnie Doon’s new holes open

Ogilvy and Clayton complete first phase of Sydney course redesign.
11 May 2012

Lumine to host qualifying

Spanish resort chosen for European Tour qualifying school.
9 May 2012

New cost saving calculator

Free online tool from Syngenta highlights potential cost savings.
8 May 2012

Major upgrade for Italian course

Architect Moroder hired to oversee renovation of Colli Berici club.
8 May 2012

Harbottle remodel for White Horse

New owners spend $700k softening greens at Washington course.
3 May 2012

Utility vehicle deal for Ransomes

Aixam Mega signs distribution deal with turfcare equipment firm.
2 May 2012

New course at London Club

European Tour academy and EGD-designed nine holer planned.
2 May 2012

More Moroccan deals for Troon

Bouskoura and Atlas projects expand management firm's portfolio.
30 April 2012

Vallarta Nicklaus academy to open

Mexican developer plans to start second course at resort this year.
30 April 2012

Expansion plan for Estonian club

No architect named for remodel and expansion of Stone course.
30 April 2012

Salmon-Safe award for Salish Cliffs

Golf course certified by Seattle-based salmon protection scheme.
27 April 2012

Braemar makes sustainability pledge

All projects by Scottish firm will aim for GEO certification.
26 April 2012

Tunis redesign for Harradine

Reduction to nine holes enables firm to solve design problems.
26 April 2012

Renovated Gleneagles course opens

Major changes to home hole finished at 2014 Ryder Cup venue.
25 April 2012

IMG retains Nirwana Bali contract

Management contract renewed for Pan Pacific Indonesian resort.
25 April 2012

Golf tourism on the up, says KPMG

Strong numbers reported by tour operators around Europe.
20 April 2012

Troon to manage Honduras resort

Los Micos course, designed by Player firm, currently in construction.
20 April 2012

Major new project for Mission Hills

Centreville project to mix offices, leisure, retail and housing.
14 April 2012

Atlas appoints Indian distributor

Mumbai firm to represent US grass provider in growing market.
11 April 2012

May debut for new Korean course

Yeoju course aims to provide 'member for a day' experience.
10 April 2012

Edfors group buys bankrupt Hils

Two new holes planned to aid playability at Gothenburg course.
10 April 2012

Design trends from ASGCA

'Superintendents role in design is crucial' say leading architects.
30 March 2012

Early start for Oakville renovation

Mingay already underway with bunker renovation at Toronto club.
30 March 2012

Heat-resistant greens at Sedgefield

Wyndham host joins US transition zone courses moving to bermuda.
30 March 2012

Poppy Hills to use less water

Turf reduction and better drainage key to RTJII Monterey project.
30 March 2012

More play in 2011 for UK clubs

Survey shows strong growth over 2010 for UKGCOA members.
30 March 2012

Grand reopening at redone Treyburn

Architect Spence leads green renovation at Fazio-designed course.
30 March 2012

Decision soon on Cherkley project

Councillors to vote on plan to convert Surrey estate to golf course.
30 March 2012

Seve's last course now open

Royal Óbidos course includes twelve holes overlooking Atlantic Ocean.
26 March 2012

New Chirnside course under way

Melbourne club relocating to former strip mine near original site.
26 March 2012

New sustainable development guide

Long-awaited GEO document launched in English and Chinese.
19 March 2012

Two Malaysian projects for Els

Total of 63 holes under construction for state-owned developer.
19 March 2012

Swan renovation at Gerrards Cross

New bunkering strengthens closing holes at Buckinghamshire club.
14 March 2012

Uruguay course for Palmer firm

'The least invasive project I've done', says architect Layton.
13 March 2012

New par three course at Thai resort

Black Mountain opens Ryan-designed Dragon's Breath course.
13 March 2012

New academy planned for Pitlochry

Scottish Executive supports centre of excellence at Perthshire club.
13 March 2012

Palmer firm restoring Old Tabby

Carolina course will abandon overseeding after greens regrassed.
13 March 2012

Renovation for Detroit Alison course

Foster to upgrade bunkers and regrass greens at Golden Age course.
13 March 2012

Huge new resort for Indonesia?

1,200 hectare Lombok project to incorporate golf and F1 track?
12 March 2012

Florida muni job for Norman

Pompano Beach redesign job will be firm's first municipal project.
12 March 2012

Brazilian resort course to start soon

Architect Morgan and unnamed signature to work on Ocean Dunes.
8 March 2012

Hardelot restoration gathers pace

Green and bunker restoration plus shift back to fescue at French links.
7 March 2012

Positive signs at GIS, says ASGCA

Clubs turning attention to course renovation, says president Phelps.
7 March 2012

Hanse wins Rio 2016 design job

'Honoured and humbled' minimalist in surprise Olympic project win.
7 March 2012

ASGCA, PGA partner on ‘First Links'

Grant programme to help modify courses to attract new players.
7 March 2012

Fescue overseed improves Arklow

Species exchange produces year-round improvements at Irish links.
7 March 2012

Riverside Chinese course for Howes

First eighteen at Liuzhou project expected to open this October.
6 March 2012

Ledgemont seeks to honour Tull

Massachusetts club to create society in honour of 'forgotten architect'.
6 March 2012

Rio revelation in next two days?

IOC inspection visit today and tomorrow; will designer be named?
6 March 2012

Swan leads SA township project

FirstGolf centre in Khayelitsha to bring golf to new audience.
6 March 2012

Jacobsen/Rain Bird in Mexico deal

Turf firm appoints irrigation provider as Mexican dealer.
5 March 2012

EIGCA reveals conference speakers

FFG to discuss Ryder Cup '100 courses' initiative at Nice event.
5 March 2012

Successful turf event for Slovakia

Conference aims to create education programme for central Europe.
29 February 2012

The most iconic lost hole?

Robin Hiseman visits Sitwell Park in search of MacKenzie's lost green.
29 February 2012

The birth of the modern

Adam Lawrence explains why Harry Colt is golf's greatest designer.
28 February 2012

Costa Rica club certified by GEO

Oldest course in Central American country recognised for sustainability.
28 February 2012

Ross restoration at Ontario course

'Eighteen untouched Ross greens' at Roseland, says architect Albanese.
28 February 2012

Trump and Hanse to revamp Doral

‘Gil has the right aesthetic; his gifts go well with Doral’, tycoon tells GCA
27 February 2012

Family-friendly trial at Wolfdancer

Golf 2.0 programme leads Texas club to try family tees and big cups.
27 February 2012

Biodiversity gains at NZ resort

Bird life returning to restored stream at Millbrook in Queenstown.
27 February 2012

Nairn finishing Curtis Cup prep

Three year renovation coming to an end ahead of June showdown.
24 February 2012

Another Chinese project for Dye

Guilin course permitted by central government under tourism plan.
23 February 2012

Design done at Faldo's Vattanac

Construction to start soon on course near Cambodian capital.
23 February 2012

Tailor courses for women, says study

Front tees should be shorter than 4,500 yards, according to research.
22 February 2012

UK drought highlights water use

Plan now for water restrictions this summer, says Syngenta.
22 February 2012

Groundbreaking at Arizona course

Tucson-based Pascua Yaqui tribe's Sewailo now under construction.
21 February 2012

NI links approved after ten years

Kidd promises 'world top 50 course' on site near Giant's Causeway.
21 February 2012

Robot mower for Old Head cliffs

Less time to mow steep cliff-edge slopes at iconic Irish course.
20 February 2012

Texas course switches to TSE

Corpus Christi course to save $300k with effluent from naval base.
20 February 2012

Approval for Aussie Nicklaus course

Planning approval for new resort in Hunter Valley wine region.
18 February 2012

Scottish developer joins turbine row

St Andrews International boss slams university's windfarm proposal.
16 February 2012

Soft debut for India Nicklaus course

Kalhaar project in Ahmedabad part of large housing community.
16 February 2012

Another eighteen for Thai resort

New IMG-designed course will take Pattaya club to 63 holes.
16 February 2012

New Tasmania dune holes approved

Architects Crafter and Mogford plan new duneland holes at Bicheno.
16 February 2012

Renovation work done at Mistwood

Architect Hearn finishes major rebuild at Chicago-area course.
16 February 2012

Kemper to manage Streamsong

Developer Mosaic appoints Chicago firm to run Doak/C&C courses.
15 February 2012

Swiss course 'completed this year'

Developer Orascom expects to finish Andermatt golf build in 2012.
15 February 2012

Nigerian course deal for TPL

New course in Calabar will be engine for economic development.
10 February 2012

Veteran architect Cornish dies at 97

Educator, author and last link with Golden Age passes peacefully.
10 February 2012

Membership success for Mira Vista

Renovation of Bay Area club sees new membership sales improve.
9 February 2012

British pair to build Wiltshire course

Newly-formed SAS partnership extends Westbury to eighteen holes.
9 February 2012

$100k from in-cart ads for Doha GC

Visage-equipped cart fleet is revenue source for Qatar Masters host.
9 February 2012

Swan approved as training provider

Long-term commitment to education recognised by award.
8 February 2012

Second course to open at Castelfalfi

Tuscan resort expands to 27 holes in spring; nine more could follow.
7 February 2012

Hemstock at work in Uganda

Nine hole course renovation for owner of Knight Riders cricket team.
7 February 2012

Short course to debut at Modry Las

Polish club adds nine holer, plus new academy and accommodation.
7 February 2012

Sanford wins 54 hole Japan reno

Private club to go public after acquisition from bankruptcy.
6 February 2012

Edwards and Rock at work in Surrey

Five year renovation project begins at 108 year old Leatherhead club.
6 February 2012

Turf conference for Slovakia

Central European turf event will host guests from several countries.
6 February 2012

Protecting the aquifer at Vidago

Course has zero impact on major Portuguese mineral water source.
6 February 2012

Nad al Sheba to rise again in March

Troon to operate floodlit nine holer at Meydan Racecourse site.
2 February 2012

Portrush wins 2014 Amateur

Announcement sure to fuel more speculation about Open return.
2 February 2012

Nebraska course finishes renovation

Bunker project turns into large-scale rebuild at Indian Creek.
2 February 2012

Global deal for Jacobsen and GEO

Equipment supplier supports worldwide sustainability campaign.
1 February 2012

Green clubhouse for Richmond Park

Ground source heat and a grass roof planned for London clubhouse.
1 February 2012

Shadow Hills par three course opens

North course at Coachella Valley development embraces desert feel.
1 February 2012

Lynch leads tee project at Hermitage

Improving turf and playability at historic Liffey-side club.
1 February 2012

Back nine build begins at Amanali

Course 'could be one of Mexico's best' says architect Curley.
31 January 2012

Land sale and revamp at Welsh club

Construction of 180 houses will fund rebuild of course and clubhouse.
31 January 2012

New irrigation system at Broadstone

System to help heathland course use less water, says consultant.
30 January 2012

D-day for Rio contenders

Final presentations this week in race to design Olympic golf course.
30 January 2012

First phase done at Royal Wellington

Large-scale three year rebuild of NZ course reaches first milestone.
25 January 2012

New walk mower from Jacobsen

Revamped Eclipse2 is 'most productive walk mower available'.
25 January 2012

Course upgrade at Mannings Heath

Tee rebuilding project rewarded with 2013 English Women's event.
24 January 2012

Giant spa for Mission Hills Hainan

21-acre spa complex at Chinese resort 'one of the world's largest'.
24 January 2012

Wardle partners with EIGCA

New consultant partner status created by European Institute.
24 January 2012

Final phase starts at Aphrodite Hills

Construction under way on last tranche of real estate at Cypriot site.
24 January 2012

November opening for NZ course

'No earthworks' done to build nine hole Lake Tekapo course.
23 January 2012

Golfers want smooth, not fast greens

Syngenta study shows UK players not so obsessed by green speed.
23 January 2012

Kusadasi course prepares for debut

September opening planned for Turkey's first golf residential estate.
23 January 2012

Weybrook plans further rebuilding

Landfill use makes renovation self-financing at English club.
20 January 2012

ASGCA award for Landscapes boss

Bill Kubly named as 2012 Donald Ross Award recipient.
20 January 2012

Blue Bay course opens in Hainan

JMP's Hollinger designs 'tropical links' on coast of China golf hotspot.
20 January 2012

Row over plans for school course

Neighbours object to plan to move Stowe course out of historic park.
19 January 2012

Upgrades in train at Coore's Médoc

Coore and Whitman lead bunker and academy work at French resort.
19 January 2012

Trump wins Ferry Point licence

Deal 'not in best interests of NYC taxpayers', says city comptroller.
19 January 2012

Nine open at new Egypt course

TPL-designed El Ein Bay in Red Sea resort city is open for play.
18 January 2012

New staff for UK consultancy

Environmental specialist Johns Associates reports business booming.
18 January 2012

New Mexico course open for play

Dune restoration central to design of Turtle Dunes in Acapulco.
18 January 2012

Trump threat to can Scottish resort

'All plans on hold' pending decision on offshore wind farm project.
18 January 2012

$65m refresh for PGA National

Florida resort spends big on upgrades both on and off-course.
16 January 2012

Italy venue for 2012 KPMG event

Hilltop resort to host GBF in new September time frame.
11 January 2012

Nine hole expansion at Finnish club

Architect Tilander creates plan to take Nokia River to 36 holes.
11 January 2012

Extensive changes at Longniddry

Scottish architect Glen has long-term plan for East Lothian club.
9 January 2012

Montenegro course gets go-ahead

Much-delayed course plan moving ahead in Balkan country.
6 January 2012

Mandell reno at former Major venue

Pinehurst-based architect to work on two-time PGA host course.
6 January 2012

CNN show covers Moroccan golf

GCA-run event enables Living Golf to cover Marrakech water plant.
4 January 2012

Free ecology workshop at BTME

Syngenta event to help clubs learn more about ecology management.
4 January 2012

New Ramside course breaks ground

£15m project is one of few new courses currently being built in UK.
4 January 2012

Bright future for Forest Dunes

New ownership to build hotel at Weiskopf-designed Michigan course.
3 January 2012

Major renovation for National

Greens to be returned to original size on 1980s Nicklaus course.
22 December 2011

Second Els Club opens in SA

Exisiting Copperleaf estate gets signature facility from SA legend.
21 December 2011

Optimism on Scottish golf tourism

Survey of industry professionals says 2011 a buoyant year.
19 December 2011

Spring reopening for Mohegan Sun

Stormwater drainage and rainwater capture at heart of renovation.
15 December 2011

Six designers on Maldives shortlist

Dutch firm behind floating course says decision expected in new year.
15 December 2011

New hotel at Abu Dhabi GC

Developer TDIC opens the first Westin resort in emirate.
14 December 2011

TM Series addresses water saving

Water meter specialist ready to meet the challenge of rising costs.
14 December 2011

Tee it Forward a great success

Use of forward tees is making golf more fun, say PGA and USGA.
13 December 2011

San Luis Obispo finishes renovation

Architect Meagher solves bunker washout problems at California club.
13 December 2011

Grassing starts at Laguna Lang Co

Faldo makes site visit to see progress at oceanfront Vietnam course.
13 December 2011

Vietnam's Twin Doves opens

Platinum paspalum proves a success at Rousseau-designed course.
12 December 2011

Wide-ranging golf course webinar

Event will focus on role of the golf course as a living organism
8 December 2011

Scaled-down UAE resort relaunched

Developer aims to complete first phase of Al Zorah project by 2014.
7 December 2011

Build complete at Moganshan

Rick Jacobson course in major Chinese resort to open spring 2012.
5 December 2011

Deere fleet for Trump Scotland

Superintendent describes huge maintenance operation at new links.
5 December 2011

Eagle lands at Skyait

Unique par three hole to serve as marketing tool for Chinese club.
4 December 2011

Academy investment at Gleneagles

Huxley turf chosen for practice tee at 2014 Ryder Cup host.
2 December 2011

More world-class golf for Tasmania?

Local professional Goggin plans eco-friendly 'golf preserve'.
30 November 2011

Oman’s new Almouj to open

First nine holes of Norman firm's design to debut on 1 December.
30 November 2011

More changes to Gleneagles course

Nicklaus team reworking much-criticised home hole for Ryder Cup.
30 November 2011

Golf funds Marrakech water plant

Moroccan city gets first sewage plant with help from golf projects.
30 November 2011

Chinese 'yearn to play golf'

Appeal of simulators proves Chinese appetite for golf, says observer.
30 November 2011

Restored Mira Vista reopens

Richardson and Fine lead project at Robert Hunter's only design.
29 November 2011

La Costa reopens Champions course

$10m project to fix drainage and upgrade famed California venue.
29 November 2011

Lighter mowers aid Portmarnock

Jacobsen units cut surrounds tight, despite undulating links terrain.
29 November 2011

Swans return to Bentley

Course changes planned by son and grandson of original designer.
28 November 2011

Heworth boosts drainage with AFT

English club invests in second trencher to maintain drain lines.
28 November 2011

Ritz-Carlton resort for Mission Hills

Hainan property will be hotel brand's first Asian golf resort.
28 November 2011

Luxury development for Jamaica

Developer Rose Hall plans estate near Cinnamon Hills golf course.
28 November 2011

Mingay restores Macan's Victoria

Four more greens to be restored to original design in new year.
28 November 2011

Renovated Dorado Beach reopens

Trent Jones Jr firm restores father's work at Puerto Rico resort.
24 November 2011

'Busiest ever autumn' for Irriplan

Dry summer leads UK clubs to water management investments.
24 November 2011

More golf projects planned for Cuba

Foreign investors plan courses as property regulations are loosened.
18 November 2011

Piper Glen to re-open

North Carolina course closed last July for extensive green work.
18 November 2011

Boost for Abu Dhabi courses

Emirate announces promotional platform for golf tourism.
17 November 2011

A busy year for TDA

Firm's 2011 work included major project in Chinese city of Tianjin.
16 November 2011

‘Reef Hole’ nears completion

Architect Urbina restores Tillinghast's design at Paramount.
16 November 2011

La Manga cuts water use

Implementation of environmental plan reaps rewards in Spain.
15 November 2011

Inturf makes green strides

Firm cut its emissions by 18 per cent after adopting new 10:10 initiative
15 November 2011

Air base deal reached

LNR make final purchase on land that is part of US$1.5 billion project
15 November 2011

Industry meeting approaches

Two weeks until Golf Business Conference opens in Marbella
15 November 2011

Jacobsen proves winner in Australia

Kwinana first course to buy diesel-electric hybrid model in region
8 November 2011

St Andrews given green award

Home of golf is first Open venue to be given GEO status
2 November 2011

Earthworks done at Swiss project

Clubhouse build to start next year at Andermatt golf and ski resort.
31 October 2011

Laguna Lang Cô almost shaped

Banyan Tree-developed Vietnam resort will open next year.
31 October 2011

Classic feel for Wexford renovation

Palmer firm adds Road, Redan and Alps templates to Carolina course.
31 October 2011

New renovations for Harbottle

Seattle architect aims to revive Macan-designed Kelowna course.
31 October 2011

Big course changes at Machrihanish Dunes

Green alterations, new tees and bunker reshaping at Scottish links.
30 October 2011

All change at Chicago's Mistwood

Architect Hearn returns to course for major renovation project.
30 October 2011

Rescue aids fescue at Bearwood

Syngenta herbicide takes out weed grasses at top UK club.
27 October 2011

French restoration projects for Pont

Pairing with architect Boissonnas wins Le Touquet and Hardelot jobs.
27 October 2011

Harradine designs in Kazakhstan

Developer Terra Incognita creating new resort in north of country.
27 October 2011

Machrihanish hotels almost restored

New-look Ugadale and Royal will open in first quarter of 2012.
6 October 2011

Strong sales at Moroccan project

Orascom reports CHF10 million of reservations at Chbika.
6 October 2011

Rosewood Lakes project approved

Bypass road means new holes for Reno course; no architect named.
6 October 2011

ASGCA book now on Kindle

'Environmental Approach' book now available for popular e-reader.
5 October 2011

First Tee boost for new-look Osceola

Pensacola course refreshed by former Palmer architect Minchew.
5 October 2011

Biodiversity work at John O'Gaunt

English club is first to sign up for new Syngenta habitat initiative
3 October 2011

Build underway at Russian course

Tilander-designed course near St Petersburg aims for 2013 opening.
3 October 2011

Braemar completes PGA National

Construction signoff at new Russian course; will open next year.
3 October 2011

New Scottish golf resort planned

Macpherson will design Kersewell course along with Sandy Lyle.
3 October 2011

Second phase of Japan renovation

Jacobson nearing completion of Ibaraki Kokusai project.
2 October 2011

First course at Tianjin Binhai open

Schmidt-Curley collaboration with Dye will host 2012 China Open.
27 September 2011

Robinson opens new Korean course

27-hole Whistling Rock includes dramatic mountain scenery.
27 September 2011

October bow for Navarino course

RTJ2-designed Bay course to anchor second resort on Greek coast.
27 September 2011

GCSAA launches education in China

Superintendents' association partners with Chinese golf shows.
27 September 2011

Construction start for Hof ter Hille

Eleven years in planning, but build now underway at Belgian course.
22 September 2011

Dye returns to Harbour Town

Extra length and bunker changes for Heritage host course.
21 September 2011

Gleneagles renews irrigation system

Old irrigation heads replaced to ensure efficiency at Ryder Cup host.
20 September 2011

Toro introduces new Workman

New unit is firm's first diesel-powered midsized utility vehicle.
20 September 2011

Trump unveils clubhouse design

Granite design to echo existing estate house, say architects.
20 September 2011

Boom in Thai golf tourism

Inbound visitors to contribute US$2 billlion to Thai economy in 2012.
20 September 2011

Hotel opens at Omani golf project

Orascom's Jebel Sifah development takes a step nearer completion.
19 September 2011

Staples wins Los Alamos renovation

Long range masterplan for Atomic Energy Commission-built course.
19 September 2011

New-look hole at Estonian Golf

Architect Tilander removes lake and creates scrub on seventeenth.
19 September 2011

Renovated Prince ready to reopen

RTJ2 firm completes reconstruction project at Hawaii resort.
19 September 2011

Weiskopf's Hawaiian course opens

New Kukui'ula course is centrepiece of luxury residential estate.
19 September 2011

Player firm designs Indian course

Second course at giant DLF development will open in two years.
9 September 2011

New heath-style course for Slovakia

Davison to start construction next March on 'architect's dream' site.
9 September 2011

Cut higher, roll more for fast greens

Height of cut not only key to fast, true greens, says UK agronomist.
9 September 2011

EGCOA announces first speakers

Congressional GM to present at European owners conference.
8 September 2011

Chinese club earns GEO certification

Jinji Lake is 'a model for golf course management in Asia'.
8 September 2011

Ongoing renovation at Robin Hood

English Colt course installs over 10,000 sq m of turf during project.
8 September 2011

Rapid success for new Dutch course

1,200 members signed up since June opening at Stippelberg.
7 September 2011

Pizá plans Peru's first public course

Central government provides property for nine hole Lima project.
7 September 2011

New owner for $50m Norman track

Cuisinart billionaire buys Caribbean course to expand his own resort.
7 September 2011

Three year reno at Prestonwood

All 54 holes done at North Carolina club, host to Champions Tour.
7 September 2011

Palmer to reinvent California course

Plan to rebuild Palos Verdes course on sand quarry site approved.
6 September 2011

Pont plans Swinkelsche 'jam session'

Architect aims to restore native heathland on sandy Dutch site.
31 August 2011

Wind power fuels NI course

Whitehead saving money after £100k investment in wind turbines.
31 August 2011

Fazio renovation for Carolina course

US$1 million project at Belfair completed in less than four months.
31 August 2011

December opening for the Wave

Norman's Oman course set for end-of-year debut.
31 August 2011

Chinese firm plans Iceland resort?

Beijing-based investor seeking to buy huge tract of wilderness land?
30 August 2011

Swedish club wins GEO certification

'Not just about bird feeders', says Nacka course manager.
30 August 2011

Possible relocation for Aussie club

A$42m compensation on offer for Horton Park in proposed move.
30 August 2011

Holes reshaped at Camelback

Scottsdale resort improves visibility on Hills-designed Padre course.
30 August 2011

Sapelo Hammock reopening shortly

Renovations completed at Casper-operated Georgia club.
30 August 2011

ASGCA offers remodelling advice

Economic challenges demand better planning, says architects' society.
30 August 2011

Solar power for Florida cart fleet

Once a week charging for Citrus Hills' 125-strong cart fleet.
17 August 2011

Golf and ski for Chinese resort

Construction of huge resort's first golf course to start next year.
17 August 2011

Second course at Clearwater Bay

Playability the focus of Schmidt-Curley design at Hainan club.
17 August 2011

Bunker renovation at Linna

Finnish course spends €500k on bunker works and new machinery.
17 August 2011

Jacobson to renovate Kemper Lakes

Chicago architect creating master plan for former PGA host venue.
17 August 2011

Green measures at Dalat Palace

Vietnam course moves toward ecologically sound management.
15 August 2011

Denmark’s biggest renovation starts

Greens, tees and bunkers to be reconstructed at Himmerland.
11 August 2011

Oceanside drama at Renaissance

Doak team adding four more holes to East Lothian venue.
4 August 2011

Gleneagles considering SubAir

Scottish resort mulls £500k project in advance of 2014 Ryder Cup.
4 August 2011

September debut for Salish Cliffs

Seattle-area course at casino resort one of few 2011 US openings.
29 July 2011

Go for St Andrews International?

Feddinch course may start soon, but local opposition persists.
29 July 2011

Tree removal at Orchard Hills

Architect McNeil leads renovation at New Jersey municipal course.
29 July 2011

New owner sought for Blackstone

£1.25m asking price for South Downs Park country club.
29 July 2011

New conference for Central Europe

Educational event to take place in Slovakia and Czech Republic.
29 July 2011

Jacobson previews Western Am

Seventeen year restoration project at Chicago-area club.
29 July 2011

Seven year retainer for Marnoch

UK designer wins long-term contract to oversee Dutch course.
26 July 2011

Golf a part of Christchurch rebirth

NZ$160m project aims to bring new jobs to earthquake-hit city.
26 July 2011

GPS on carts helps Close House

'Virtual paths' created by system reduces cart impact on course.
26 July 2011

Smyers design for new LPGA major

Redesigned golf course will host first LPGA-sanctioned Evian in 2013.
25 July 2011

Golf seminar planned for Marrakech

Invitation-only event to address development of North African golf.
25 July 2011

India's first oceanfront golf course?

State government to choose partner for Mangalore golf project.
25 July 2011

Hearn makes over Island Hills

New owners hire original architect to update Michigan course.
25 July 2011

Irish Open heading to Portrush?

NI government pledges financial support to event; Open to follow?
25 July 2011

Preview opening for Cabot Links

Cape Breton golfers enjoy ten hole preview loop on island links.
25 July 2011

Gaunt in charge of Ilkley works

Yorkshire architect restores MacKenzie style at riverside course.
21 July 2011

Nine more holes at Kazan

Harradine to design again in capital of Russian republic.
13 July 2011

Metropolis renovation for Heatwole

New tees and softening of doglegs on Herbert Strong-designed course.
13 July 2011

Dismal announces second course

Doak team to create new eighteen at Nebraska sandhills club.
13 July 2011

Dawson confirms Olympic golf site

Course must break ground next year to be ready, says R&A chief.
6 July 2011

More golf in new Vietnam plan?

Planning ministry suggests upward revision of national golf blueprint.
6 July 2011

'£2m price tag' for Machrie sale

New owners plan refurbishment of hotel and clubhouse at Islay course.
6 July 2011

Hamilton opens short course

Six hole 'Colt tribute' par three track at historic Canadian club.
6 July 2011

Chinese partnership for Swan

British design house teams up with Shenzhen-based firm.
6 July 2011

Historic Minneapolis club reopens

Lehman completes $3.4m renovation project at Edina.
6 July 2011

Silver Lakes to rise again

Tornado-damaged RTJ Trail course will reopen in September.
5 July 2011

Danish job for Mackenzie & Ebert

Furesø course considering draft masterplan from British firm.
5 July 2011

IMG wins new Hanoi project

Vietnamese developer to create new course and urban area in capital.
30 June 2011

Shaping complete at Streamsong

Construction almost done on Doak course at Florida mining site.
30 June 2011

Moroccan partnership for Braemar

Joint venture with CGI to provide boost to North African industry.
30 June 2011

First project for Weir and Andrew

Canadian legend and design partner to remodel Montreal course.
30 June 2011

First nine finished at Anvaya

Philippine project ‘the best site of my career,’ says architect Ramsey.
30 June 2011

Marnoch returns to High Legh

New owner to transform 27-hole UK venue into stronger eighteen.
27 June 2011

GRG to offer GEO certification

Phoenix design firm embraces sustainability process.
23 June 2011

‘Virtual cart paths’ at Belfry

Visage GPS system helps resort manage larger Club Car fleet.
17 June 2011

New holes at Renaissance approved

Council gives go-ahead to plan for expansion in Forth-side dunes.
16 June 2011

Hybrid mowers for Singapore club

Absence of hydraulic oil is boon for Warren superintendent.
16 June 2011

First phase done at Kauai Lagoons

Hawaii Marriott resort and Nicklaus plan upgrades to two more nines.
16 June 2011

New Ukraine project for Harradine

Swiss firm planning residential golf community in valley near Kiev.
16 June 2011

Tougher Kingswood to greet seniors

Swan team adds new tee to par five at Senior Open qualifying course.
16 June 2011

Buyer sought for Craythorne course

£1.15m price tag put on golf facility in British midlands.
15 June 2011

New-look Palmares takes the prize

27-hole transformation of Portugal course is a success for RTJII.
15 June 2011

Spain to host EGCOA conference

Marbella to be the venue for sixth iteration of owners' event.
15 June 2011

Laguna Lang Co to open next year

Faldo course will be part of Vietnam's first Banyan Tree resort.
15 June 2011

US Open returns to Shinnecock

Historic course to host championship for the fifth time.
14 June 2011

2012 opening for new Aussie course

Norman firm involved in Sydney real estate deal; golf club to move.
9 June 2011

Amick honoured by ASGCA

Veteran architect recognised for long service to golf industry.
6 June 2011

Bulgarian PM opens new course

Harradine-designed Pravets to host European PGA championship.
6 June 2011

Golf’s opportunities in the Balkans

Why golf development has moved slowly in south-eastern Europe.
30 May 2011

New golf course in Kenyan capital

Migaa estate to include thousands of homes, plus a golf course.
29 May 2011

Troon to manage Bangalore course

Prestige Golfshire project aims to be Indian city's finest.
25 May 2011

Plans unveiled for Angus resort

Operators currently being sought for £55m Scottish development.
25 May 2011

Praise for refurbished Roehampton

Bunker work plus two new greens for prestigious London club.
24 May 2011

Rio resort wins planning consent

Construction to start September on major Brazilian golf project.
23 May 2011

'Thirteen new courses' for Morocco

Tourism strategy heralds major golf growth in North African country.
23 May 2011

Monty officially opens The Dutch

EGD-designed course debuts, despite losing out in Ryder Cup race.
20 May 2011

USPGA returns to Bellerive

Historic venue will host centennial in 2018 and senior event in 2013.
17 May 2011

France to host 2018 Ryder Cup

Matches to be played at Le Golf National course near Paris.
11 May 2011

Four more courses at Mission Hills

Shorter courses aim to break the mould of Chinese golf.
11 May 2011

Grand opening for Madrid course

Brand new El Encin will host Madrid Masters this October.
10 May 2011

Kellogg to get full upgrade

Construction firm yet to be selected for August start date.
9 May 2011

Second course for Nuevo Vallarta

2013 opening planned for Norman course at Mexican resort.
6 May 2011

New practice area at PGA Catalunya

Facility will be 'unique in Europe', according to Spanish resort.
6 May 2011

Kinloch to be sold again

New Zealand resort is on the market for the third time since 2007.
4 May 2011

ETL earns eighth A2LA accreditation

Scottish testing lab renews key certification for another two years.
4 May 2011

Water security key for UK course

Reservoir investment to eliminate mains water use at Aldwickbury.
4 May 2011

Redesign for historic Morocco course

Royal Golf hopes Player renovation will earn European Tour event.
4 May 2011

Another Indian job for Hemstock

British architect to lead five year renovation of Chandigarh course.
4 May 2011

Debut for renovated Preserve

Turf reduction and introduction of Miniverde at Carolina course.
4 May 2011

June opening for Bulgarian course

Spectacular Thracian Cliffs set for official opening festivities.
30 April 2011

Changes coming at Vasatorps

Project aims to solve drainage problems at former Tour venue.
30 April 2011

Hepner designs new Ballyneal track

Doak associate to take lead role on second eighteen at Colorado club.
30 April 2011

Major rebuild plan for Bonnie Doon

Scott Warren reports on the first joint project for Ogilvy and Clayton.
30 April 2011

Syngenta updates GreenCast site

Mobile site now available to aid UK greenkeepers and agronomists.
30 April 2011

Troon plans Maldives floating course

Dutch developer claims $500m project could be finished by 2015.
30 April 2011

Work starts on Vietnam project

Golf course planned as part of 400 hectare Golden Hills development.
30 April 2011

Sale, renovation for Hawaii resort

Makaha course, designed by Billy Bell Jr, to be renovated.
13 April 2011

New course planned for Maryland

Military base plans new 36-hole venture to replace existing courses.
11 April 2011

Hotel opens at Morocco resort

Second Player course at Mogador resort will debut later in 2011.
11 April 2011

EGCOA launches training scheme

Online courses for club managers introduced by owners' association.
11 April 2011

Indoor practice facility at Harvard

Turf Solutions builds hitting bays and chipping area for golf teams.
11 April 2011

Survey benchmarks golf finances

Golf Convergence aims to promote use of benchmarking tools.
4 April 2011

Sustainability award for Dutch clubs

Support from national federation sees 23 courses certified by GEO.
4 April 2011

Fuller to renovate Carolina courses

Dataw Island members approve 18-month, US$5.4million project.
4 April 2011

Marsh renovation at Minnehaha

Flood prevention prompts rebuild at historic Langford/Moreau course.
4 April 2011

Architects rank MacKenzie’s theories

Survey shows modern priorities not so different from Golden Age.
4 April 2011

Wax teams up with Elmwood

Consultant teams up with St Andrews college on future projects.
4 April 2011

Harbottle busy on West Coast

Renovations at White Horse, Fircrest and Manito for Seattle designer.
31 March 2011

Monty gives keynote at KPMG event

Ryder Cup captain joins presenters at Golf Business Forum in Dubai.
28 March 2011

New relief holes at Walton Heath

Two new par fours currently growing in at classic Fowler course.
16 March 2011

Urbina restores renamed Paramount

Ownership change and a return to Tillinghast at historic NY club.
15 March 2011

Doak to consult at Royal Melbourne

American architect replaces Hawtree as advisor to Australian club.
14 March 2011

Spring start for Moscow academy

TPL to break ground on nine hole course at Moscow World Cup venue.
10 March 2011

New facilities at Connecticut club

Mungeam-designed executive course a part of new learning centre.
10 March 2011

Oregon city plans new course

Fought to design 'links-like' course in Columbia Gorge.
10 March 2011

GEO recognition for Portugal course

Belas is first course in country certified by environmental group.
10 March 2011

Pre-opening works start at Zavidovo

PGA National Russia getting ready for July 2012 debut.
10 March 2011

Hyatt hotel planned for Cap Cana

Dominican Republic resort announces development plans.
10 March 2011

Ground broken at Kittitian Hill

EGD Caribbean project slated for opening in late 2012.
5 March 2011

Carnoustie's Buddon is redesigned

New pro centre for visitors means loss of first hole on Scottish course.
3 March 2011

Palmer firm working at Hilton Head

Wexford Plantation course to get comprehensive renovation.
3 March 2011

New course planned for Islamabad

Pakistan Golf Federation endorses development plan for capital.
2 March 2011

Ghana renovation for Swan?

Much-travelled UK firm to visit Royal Golf Club in African nation.
1 March 2011

Huge Cypriot project breaks ground

Twin-signature development on island's coast finally starts up.
1 March 2011

Golf backs St Andrews UNESCO bid

Application to UK government could see course accepted in five years.
1 March 2011

Second course plan for Mayakoba

Mexican project marks debut for Norman/Ochoa partnership.
1 March 2011

ASGCA: more renovations in 2011?

Society aims to help clubs source renovation support more easily.
1 March 2011

New clubhouse for Amarillo club

Enhanced member experience and new sports facility at Tascosa.
1 March 2011

Outside play at Dormie 'thru 2012'

Coore & Crenshaw design near Pinehurst confirms it's open for play.
1 March 2011

Development plan for Aussie island

Conditional approval for A$950m resort, golf and housing project.
1 March 2011

Honduran Player project under way

Public/private partnership at Los Micos seeks to boost tourism.
1 March 2011

New director for builders association

Former assistant Apel takes on leadership role from retiring Foley.
25 February 2011

KPMG reveal Dubai event line-up

Golf business professionals given the opportunity to meet investors.
24 February 2011

New turf sequesters more carbon

Slow growing turf captures more carbon dioxide than woodlands.
23 February 2011

Florida course earns GEO award

Second US course certified sustainable by global body.
23 February 2011

The dumbing down of Dowie

Royal Liverpool's Dowie demonstrates how golf has changed.
23 February 2011

Muscat Hills hires management firm

Braemar to take on running of Oman golf and country club.
23 February 2011

Five year project at Alwoodley

Toby Ingleton looks at restoration of MacKenzie's first course.
23 February 2011

The value of the golf architect

Howard Swan asks how golf architects can prove their value.
22 February 2011

Doak team working at Askernish

Two new greens, one built with no earthworks, at Scottish links.
22 February 2011

Norman to design Jamaican course

Australian legend to develop island's south coast.
18 February 2011

Asian renovations for Golfplan

Courses built in early stages of boom now need attention, says firm.
16 February 2011

Braemar continues Bahrain work

Scottish firm retains relationship with Volvo Champions host course.
16 February 2011

Free carbon calculator for courses

Golf Resources Group and partner offer Carbonsave product.
16 February 2011

Course planned for inland Andalucia

36-hole project proposed for undeveloped Spanish region.
16 February 2011

Value of golf booklet from ASGCA

Courses can thrive without the support of real estate says Larsen.
16 February 2011

Ledbury course to debut in 2012

New resort to open shortly in west of England town.
15 February 2011

Pinehurst owner buys Pit

Maples course joins eight more as part of resort's roster.
15 February 2011

Contracting firm for Schmidt-Curley

Design firm forms China-focused golf construction business.
15 February 2011

Permission sought for Scottish resort

Trump project cited as precedent in planning application.
15 February 2011

The Anti-Augusta Syndrome

Restoration of Pinehurst No. 2: the most important project in golf?
12 February 2011

New golf course planned for Goa

Three bidders respond to state invitation for course project.
10 February 2011

Hills & Forrest design in Croatia

First of five planned courses at Croatian Dream to start up in 2011.
10 February 2011

Woods paid $55m for Dubai course

Golfer could have earned almost $100m from failed project.
10 February 2011

Unique Streamsong taking shape

GCA visits the site of the new Streamsong resort in Florida.
9 February 2011

iStimp app scares superintendents?

Turf expert predicts pace of play problems if app becomes popular.
9 February 2011

Rebunkering at Wimbledon Park

London course to be renovated by Thomson Perrett & Lobb.
8 February 2011

Royal Wellington redesign starts

Three year renovation programme for historic NZ course.
8 February 2011

Silverado redesign underway

Johnny Miller oversees project on course he part-owns.
7 February 2011

Fazio designs Portugal Ryder course

Comporta site visit reveals classic sandy seaside property.
7 February 2011

New backpack divot repair system

DivotPack pays for itself in labour savings, says test superintendent.
7 February 2011

Golf and landfill plan for Philippines

1,000 hectare development could include hotel and wakeboard park.
7 February 2011

Website for Pinehurst #2 restoration

Site tracks restoration progress; course will reopen on 4 March.
4 February 2011

Kintyre-Ballycastle service launched

Ferry will enable golfers to link Machrihanish and Portrush trips.
4 February 2011

Golfplan building course in Bataan

Real estate giant Ayala adds golf to Anvaya Cove beach resort.
4 February 2011

Wild restoration at Colt's Tandridge

Pont leading dramatic bunker project at Surrey course.
2 February 2011

Architect Wilczynski goes it alone

Wanakah renovation is first solo project for former Hills designer.
2 February 2011

Major makeover for Dorado Beach

RTJ2 firm leading renovation at Puerto Rico RTJ Sr course.
2 February 2011

Upgrade plans for Gaekwad course

'No architect chosen' for course project next to Maharaja's palace.
2 February 2011

Renovation for Hawaii's Prince

Top-ranked course closed till summer for planned alterations.
31 January 2011

GBF now open for registrations

KPMG event to take place in April at Dubai hotel.
31 January 2011

Course owners fight VAT bias

Inequalities between membership and proprietary courses slammed.
31 January 2011

Prairie Club may build third course

Strong performance during club's debut year may accelerate plans.
31 January 2011

Trump: no CPOs at Menie

Resort will be built around four remaining holdout properties.
31 January 2011

Nicklaus to design Stillwater course

Design firm putting its name to new-look Tennessee course.
31 January 2011

Water works for golf in Florida

Norman-designed course blazes a trail in water management.
31 January 2011

£30m investment at English course

Course improvements plus hotel and housing planned for Woodham.
31 January 2011

New Queensland course for Marsh

Designer hopes to make Boyne Tannum among best in state.
31 January 2011

Cabot Links: the new Scotland?

Adam Lawrence previews Canada's forthcoming links marvel.
31 January 2011

The Pioneer: Hugh Alison, the sadistic sidekick

Adam Lawrence delves into the archives to profile Harry Colt's long-time design partner.
31 January 2011

New Scottish golf project approved

Homes, hotel and golf planned for Ayr site, but will it go ahead?
30 January 2011

BTME launch for organics firm

UN-approved soil fertility products launched into UK market.
30 January 2011

Howes sets sights on China

Irish design firm making moves on fast-growing Chinese golf market.
30 January 2011

Jemsek renovation for Windermere

Greens and bunkers refreshed at Orlando semi-private course.
27 January 2011

PGA experience for Kiawah golfers

Ocean course to be set up to replicate championship conditions.
27 January 2011

Kohler launches Hamilton plans

£30 million conversion into luxury apartments for iconic building.
26 January 2011

Top UK super launches bunker liner

Sunningdale courses manager creates enviro-friendly liner product.
24 December 2010

Scotts agrees China paspalum deal

Beijing Clover gets exclusive rights to Sea Spray in China.
23 December 2010

Schiphol course named and signed

Amsterdam International course to bear Ian Woosnam's signature
22 December 2010

Eastern GC move overturned

Planned relocation to Yering overturned by tribunal.
22 December 2010

Huxley forms European arm

Danish golf pro Ole Pedersen will help lead new business.
22 December 2010

Natural look for China course

Rugged bunkering for Schmidt-Curley's Liaoning Gold Time.
22 December 2010

GEO launches sustainability report

Report captures the 'why' and 'how' of sustainable golf development.
21 December 2010

New threes at Cabo del Sol

Revised sixth and seventh holes now open, new fifth coming soon.
21 December 2010

ASGCA provides cost saving tips

New flyer focuses on golf course maintenance costs.
2 December 2010

Design contest at Mission Hills

Chinese resort offers wannabe architects chance to build golf holes.
30 November 2010

Jacobson builds in Chinese desert

High desert environment will make Yulin course unique says architect.
29 November 2010

New heathland track in Netherlands

Pont to start construction on De Swinkelsche course in January.
26 November 2010

Rebirth for Nad al Sheba

New public course to replace club closed by racecourse development.
25 November 2010

TPL renovating Vardon’s course

Historic Royal Jersey undertaking course audit and bunker work.
23 November 2010

Golf in Ugandan national park?

Leading firm wins presidential consent for golf development.
23 November 2010

On Site: Tenuta di Castelfalfi

GCA visits German tour operator TUI's new Tuscan hilltop resort.
23 November 2010

Australian club relocation criticised

Friends of the Earth seeks to block Eastern GC move from Melbourne.
23 November 2010

New Angus resort approved

Council gives outline consent for golf and region's first five star hotel.
22 November 2010

Exciting plans at Highlands Links

Adam Lawrence visits Thompson's Cape Breton masterpiece.
22 November 2010

Tee rebuilding at Mannings Heath

£100,000 investment in Sussex club by hotel chain proprietor.
22 November 2010

Indoor putting green at UK school

Top sports college Millfield School installs Huxley synthetic green.
22 November 2010

Toll buys Florida golf development

Sale of WCI project part of troubled developer's debt paydown plan.
22 November 2010

Oregon golf resorts change hands

Building products firm Jeld-Wen selling out of resort business.
19 November 2010

Peoria to upgrade city course

City looks for proposals for drainage and bunker renovation project.
19 November 2010

Changes planned for Bali Nirwana

New management plans to upgrade Norman-designed Bali course.
19 November 2010

New owners for Orlando course

Investment grouping buys Timacuan from owners Kitsons.
19 November 2010

Closed Pittsburgh club to reopen

New owners taking Buffalo Valley public and plan housing on site.
19 November 2010

Golf part of Pune masterplan

Convention centre project to include 'international standard' course.
19 November 2010

EGD to start work on Cyprus course

Larnaca resort will begin construction in early January.
19 November 2010

Carmel to stretch to 7,500 yards

Rees Jones-led renovation lengthens North Carolina course.
18 November 2010

New practice facility for Halmstad

Architect Lundin creates large scale complex to make practice fun.
18 November 2010

Seth Raynor: paradoxical designer

Anthony Pioppi profiles the short but stellar career of Seth Raynor.
17 November 2010

Florida Doak/C&C resort launched

Crenshaw: former phosphate mine 'naturally conducive to great golf.'
17 November 2010

NCGA planning Poppy Hills reno

RTJ2 hired to rebuild course; permitting process now underway.
17 November 2010

Asian successes for JMP

New Black Stone course in Korea to host Ballantine's Championship.
17 November 2010

Spring opening for Egyptian course

Red Sea resort El Ein Bay will have nine holes in play in 2011.
17 November 2010

The Middle East's first great course?

Kyle Phillips's Yas Links course is a true game-changer for Gulf golf.
16 November 2010

Dutch developer plans Cuban resort

1940s-era community to be rebuilt; golf course is part of plans.
16 November 2010

Phony UK ‘golf developer’ jailed

Fraudster conned £400,000 from businessmen with fake course plan.
16 November 2010

Castle Stuart named best course

Developer Parsinen gets special prize at Golf Tourism Scotland awards.
15 November 2010

Faldo visits central Vietnam project

Banyan Tree resort will be first course in country's former capital.
15 November 2010

Architect moves into operations

Bobby Weed looks to revitalise prospects for Ross-designed muni.
15 November 2010

Dubai to host Golf Business Forum

2011 staging of KPMG event at Park Hyatt hotel in April.
15 November 2010

Norman visits Ponderosa project

2,100 unit development in British Columbia to open in spring 2012.
15 November 2010

The social benefits of golf

Courses provide economic and environmental value: ASGCA prez.
15 November 2010

Smyers redesigning at Twin Eagles

New owner Ronto Group seeks to revitalise Florida golf community.
13 November 2010

New cart path surface at St Thomas'

Flexi-Pave surface will enhance green credentials, says club.
12 November 2010

Jumeirah development to restart

Good news for developer Nakheel as Race to Dubai nears climax.
12 November 2010

$8.1m renovation for Dallas course

Colligan-led project will see switch to recycled water for irrigation.
12 November 2010

Upgrade planned for NJ Ross course

Bunker work and tree removal feature in Seaview renovation plan.
10 November 2010

Final stages of Pinehurst restoration

Radical restoration is transforming Ross's most famous course.
10 November 2010

First golfers cruise to Black Pearl

Roatan resort opens to cruise passengers ahead of January debut.
10 November 2010

Grand debut for Player's CostaBaja

Black Knight and Lorena Ochoa jointly open oceanfront course.
9 November 2010

Pern plays it again in Morocco

As one course finishes, another starts for French-based architect.
9 November 2010

China's Stone Forest now open

54-hole Schmidt-Curley Kunming complex is 'among world's best'.
9 November 2010

St Kitts resort breaks ground

EGD to design Woosnam signature course; buyers can get citizenship.
9 November 2010

Bunker renovation project at Biarritz

Hallett makes improvements to historic Le Phare course.
8 November 2010

Two Cambodian courses for Faldo

Cambodian developer Vattanac to build resort close to Phnom Penh.
8 November 2010

Council faces loss on golf course deal

Homes on former Dún Laoghaire course go on sale at less than cost.
8 November 2010

Rain Bird runs water award scheme

US$50,000 offered by irrigation giant to support water conservation.
8 November 2010

First St Regis hotel in Caribbean

Bahia Beach resort in Puerto Rico also includes RTJ2 golf course.
3 November 2010

Mowing bomb craters in Holland

WW2 legacy calls for specialist equipment at Domburgsche links.
3 November 2010

'Unlosable' balls to transform golf?

Microchipped balls will speed play for golfers of all standards, says firm.
3 November 2010

Rees redo for Tilly's Tulsa track

'Tillinghast character had faded', says Jones of Oklahoma course.
2 November 2010

Build underway at Nicaragua resort

Kidd-designed golf course at Guacalito will start up in new year.
1 November 2010

January opening for Panama course

Poellot builds first course in Central American country's west.
1 November 2010

New Laredo muni breaks ground

RTJ2 and Landscapes team creating course in south Texas city.
1 November 2010

Mach Dunes earns GEO certification

Kidd course on SSSI is first UK eighteen to win environment award.
23 October 2010

Golf academy at Moscow stadium

TPL to design nine hole course plus practice facility at Olympic venue.
22 October 2010

New Close House course reviewed

Macpherson's Colt is a fine course on a tough site, says Adam Lawrence.
22 October 2010

Work starts at Montenegro resort

Luštica project will include Greg Norman golf course.
22 October 2010

Salish Cliffs set for spring debut

Bates-designed course near Seattle now fully seeded and growing in.
20 October 2010

Battle for 2018 Ryder Cup hots up

Launch of Portuguese bid sees five countries competing for matches.
20 October 2010

Thai golf project up for sale

Monty course planned for Krabi project; owners want US$41m.
19 October 2010

Airport forces changes at US muni

Relocation of runway is catalyst for redesign of Columbus course.
19 October 2010

Sustainability system for Middle East

Research institute launches region's 'first objective assessment scheme'.
19 October 2010

Palo Alto outsources maintenance

Flood control project to force renovation at Billy Bell Sr course.
19 October 2010

Official opening for Sicilian resort

Player and Piras courses feature at new NH-developed Donnafugata.
18 October 2010

Rain Bird pushes water efficiency

New rotors offer backward compatibility with older equipment.
18 October 2010

Renovation plans for Texas muni

Need for new irrigation system is spur for US$3 million project.
18 October 2010

New look for McIlroy’s home course

Ten year renovation scheme at Holywood reaches next stage.
18 October 2010

First Chinese course for Rees Jones

Construction of first eighteen almost finished at Yunling resort.
18 October 2010

MacKenzie’s Alwoodley is restored

Scot Moodie is restoring bunkers at Alister MacKenzie's first course
13 October 2010

Growth of game is focus for EGCOA

Conference speakers to present initiatives for attracting new golfers.
13 October 2010

Perrett team buys St Andrews Beach

New ownership for Doak-designed Mornington Peninsula course.
13 October 2010

Earth set for European Tour closer

More mature course for second Dubai World Championship.
13 October 2010

Lost Hole: The Maiden

Royal St Georges’ Maiden used to be a much more intimidating hole.
12 October 2010

Famous Vietnam course is sold

Dalat Palace, believed designed by Hugh Alison, sold to Saigon firm.
12 October 2010

Moscow mayor cancels golf decree

Russian capital to get new planning code for golf development.
12 October 2010

Beijing office for Chinese developer

China Golf aims to build country's largest chain of courses.
12 October 2010

Jacobson builds at Mogan Mountain

New course taking shape in resort area inland from Shanghai.
12 October 2010

Planning delays new Croatian resort

Developer blames bureaucracy for delays to Norman course.
11 October 2010

PinPoint debuts virtual flythroughs

Firm behind Ryder Cup TV coverage introduces package for courses.
11 October 2010

Mid-market bolsters Turkish boom

Agency says property sales strong; new golf resorts coming on stream.
11 October 2010

Atkins landscaping Oman course

Wave course to showcase saltwater lakes and sand dune features.
7 October 2010

Nuzzo celebrates his first decade

Wolf Point designer celebrates tenth anniversary of his firm.
7 October 2010

New clubhouse for Erin Hills

Extra locker room space required at 2017 US Open venue.
6 October 2010

Dyes balance difficulty and fun

Anthony Pioppi visited Pete and PB Dye's new course in Curaçao.
6 October 2010

Els to design Namibian course

Desert Star course to be part of movie studio complex and resort.
6 October 2010

Refinancing secures Terranea future

New money safeguards California resort after failure of original lender.
5 October 2010

Stalled Oman development to restart

Potential ownership change could see resort construction under way.
5 October 2010

Valderrama sale is agreed

€35 deal to close shortly; fate of proposed 'new Valderrama' unclear.
5 October 2010

Carbon neutral status for big event

Senior Players offsets emissions, recycles and uses biodiesel.
5 October 2010

New owner for Hawaii golf homes

Investment fund acquires homes on golf course at Poipu Beach resort.
4 October 2010

Sorochany build almost finished

Five year schedule for new Russian nine hole course.
4 October 2010

Now's the time to masterplan

Autumn is right time to plan changes, says ASGCA president.
1 October 2010

November opening for CostaBaja

Mexican resort now taking bookings; golf course next month.
1 October 2010

Pasatiempo turns to goats

Famous MacKenzie course turns to goats to restore historic look.
30 September 2010

New greens for Falcon's Fire

Orlando club seeks Audubon to add to appeal of renovated course.
30 September 2010

Greens mower solves noise problem

Jacobsen hybrid mower resolves neighbour dispute for UK club.
30 September 2010

Saunton wins epic planning battle

Four year planning process over; new reservoir to be built next year.
29 September 2010

Olson-designed Aglarov course open

Russian golfing estate 'rivals greatest in the world' says Troon's Glasco.
28 September 2010

Further alterations at Wentworth

Controversial eighth and eighteenth to be softened, says club CEO.
28 September 2010

Multi-course firms meet in London

Annual event precedes conference at Royal Horticultural Halls.
28 September 2010

Sustainability key to Middle East golf

Gulf courses need social inclusivity and less turfgrass, say leaders.
27 September 2010

Another Ryder Cup concession?

James Hansen explores the complex history of the Twenty Ten course.
27 September 2010

Bernhard, Syngenta run turf events

Workshop series will help clubs learn about tournament preparation.
25 September 2010

Conversion to single greens in Japan

Renovation of 27-hole Japanese club is Jacobson's latest challenge.
24 September 2010

Improvements made to Concession

New tees, plus softening of greens and landing areas at Florida course.
24 September 2010

Discovery sales buck market gloom

US$600m sales in twelve months show strength of model, says CEO.
24 September 2010

Progress for Tiger's Carolina course

Agreement on piping trout streams should see construction restart.
24 September 2010

Autumn start for Belek GC

Olazabal design will be second real estate play in Turkish golf hotspot.
23 September 2010

NGF to survey American golfers

First ever detailed census of US golfers to help industry promotion.
23 September 2010

Second Kapalua course to be sold

Hawaii firm buys Bay course after sale of Plantation in 2009.
23 September 2010

Book promotes golf in four hours

Pro golfer and tournament organiser launches speed-up game drive.
23 September 2010

Hotel in build at Maryland course

Boutique four star property planned for Queenstown Harbor course.
23 September 2010

Two more renovations for Harbottle

Castlewood and Broadmoor to be returned to classic stylings.
23 September 2010

New manager for Alabama courses

Local firm to take responsibility for Montgomery munis.
23 September 2010

More golf at Mission Hills Haikou

Three more openings takes total to six at Chinese mega-resort.
21 September 2010

Lipe renovates Louisiana course

Extra length wins NCAA competition for LSU home course.
21 September 2010

Crown sale switches focus to resorts

Eight pay and play facilities to be sold by UK's largest golf group.
19 September 2010

Old Palm sold to investment group

Florida course changes hands in US$30 million deal.
17 September 2010

Ryder Cup going green

GEO-led programme aims to reduce environmental impact of event.
15 September 2010

First speaker for EGCOA conference

Canadian golf executive Cronk to present at London event.
15 September 2010

Yas: the Gulf’s best course?

Phillips-designed Abu Dhabi course breaks the mode for Gulf golf.
15 September 2010

Heathland restoration at Ferndown

Reconstructed bunkers and tree management key at Dorset course.
13 September 2010

Karnataka aims to become golf hub

Indian state has potential to match Thai golf tourism, says minister.
13 September 2010

New von Hagge track for Les Bordes

'More rustic' look planned for second course at luxury French retreat.
9 September 2010

Clubhouse renovation at Gleneagles

£2.5 million project will provide new restaurant and changing rooms.
9 September 2010

Dutch Open returns to Hilversum

Phillips's renovations to Colt's course aim to test the best.
9 September 2010

Edwards to build Hyderabad course

New golf course will help to preserve historic Golconda Fort.
9 September 2010

Tanzania job for globetrotter Swan

Army-owned Lugalo to be country's first high spec golf course.
9 September 2010

Four Seasons hotel for El Gouna

Developer Orascom agrees deal for Egypt and Oman hotels.
8 September 2010

China and Mexico projects for Davis

Oklahoma architect to build courses in Guangdong province.
8 September 2010

Billionaire plans Moscow course

Inteco owner acquires property for golf; Nicklaus design rumoured.
8 September 2010

Shorter courses are more popular

Back tees on long courses are rarely played, concludes panel.
7 September 2010

Kiawah reports improved home sales

Sixty per cent sales increase so far in 2010 for Carolina resort.
7 September 2010

New owners for Victoria National

Logistics firm and property developer buy Fazio-designed track.
7 September 2010

Eco-friendly bridges from FiberCore

New composite materials reduce carbon emissions, says Dutch firm.
6 September 2010

Crown sells Cotgrave to local group

'Highly profitable' Nottinghamshire golf complex changes hands.
3 September 2010

Hoch to design Creighton clubhouse

Architect plans American vernacular interior at Nicklaus course.
3 September 2010

Course taking shape near Schiphol

Former dump next to Amsterdam airport to be transformed.
2 September 2010

In Depth: China, golf's wild East

China may be golf's hotspot, but is its boom built on solid foundations?
1 September 2010

Tetherow owners acquire homesites

Dutch joint venture invests more in Kidd-designed Oregon course.
1 September 2010

New mower saves cash at Sakonnet

Club switches from walk mowers to ride-ons with new Jacobson kit.
1 September 2010

On Site: Verdura Golf Resort

Phillips’ Sicilian sojourn produces something special, but will it pay?
1 September 2010

Water saving at Lookout Mountain

Phoenix course removes ponds to save millions of gallons each year.
1 September 2010

Milestone for Scottish island course

Swan to return to complete fifteen year evolution of Eriska project.
31 August 2010

Attention to detail at Scandinavian

RTJ II team turns former military base into ultra high-end golf club.
31 August 2010

The Pioneer: Arthur Jack Snyder

Forrest Richardson profiles his mentor's key role in Hawaiian golf.
25 August 2010

Doak rebuilds greens at Detroit club

Historic Colt and Alison course to be renovated by Michigan architect.
25 August 2010

Finnish landfill course underway

American architect Nugent starts build after ten years of planning.
25 August 2010

Luffenham to host Open qualifying

Enhanced Colt course named as regional qualifying venue for 2013 champs.
25 August 2010

Third nine opens at Lion Lake

27 of 36 holes now in play at Jacobson-designed course in Guangzhou.
25 August 2010

Heath restoration at East Berkshire

Swan-led project includes rebunkering, heather and forest enhancement.
25 August 2010

Land reclamation project for Golfplan

Creating landscape for Vietnamese course has taken two years of work.
25 August 2010

Symposium to discuss affordable golf

Architect Mandell plans event to help US industry reduce cost of playing golf.
25 August 2010

RFP guide available from ASGCA

Document helps clubs and developers source design services.
11 August 2010

US club undergoes a renaissance

Tom Hoch completes interior design work at Boston golf club's new clubhouse.
6 August 2010

September opening at Old American

New course at Tribute resort in Dallas is patterned after classic US holes.
6 August 2010

New guide to world's top courses

Rolex sponsors global effort from publishers of European Peugeot Guide.
6 August 2010

Continued growth for golf in Europe

Strong growth across Continent, but fall-off in interest continues in British Isles.
5 August 2010

How golf helps manage storm water

Recent US rains demonstrate importance of golf courses, says ASGCA.
28 July 2010

Fast and firm goal at Half Moon Bay

California resort wraps 'links enhancement' project on Hills-designed course.
28 July 2010

Consultants and managers team up

KPMG joins force with European club managers to improve golf operations.
28 July 2010

German project wins Green approval

Politicians of all colours approve new Städler project in city of Paderborn.
27 July 2010

First 'pop-up' course for Switzerland

Temporary course to be created almost 2,000m up Swiss mountain.
27 July 2010

Partnership to help Iberian golf

Spain and Portugal courses targeted by new grouping of consultants.
26 July 2010

London venue for EGCOA event

Royal Horticultural Halls to host fifth annual owners' conference.
26 July 2010

Severe weather hits US courses

High heat, humidity and rainfall prove perfect breeding grounds for disease.
23 July 2010

Golf market beckons for Trimax

Trimax Mowing Systems to launch first rotary mower for golf roughs and fairways.
21 July 2010

First nine of new Mexico course open

Schmidt-Curley designed Amanali opens front nine and practice facilities.
9 July 2010

Yas brings links to Gulf, says Phillips

'First UAE course on connoisseur's must play list, says architect.
9 July 2010

Open to benefit from STRI innovation

New Trueness Meter aids St Andrews greenkeepers in Open preparation.
9 July 2010

Toro control system launches in US

New Lynx system helps superintendents act more quickly, says supplier.
9 July 2010

Audubon award for UK Marriotts

British golf resorts earn certification for environmental projects.
9 July 2010

Modry Las starts work on clubhouse

Acclaimed Polish course will also launch 150 eco-homes during 2011.
9 July 2010

RTJ II opens Hickory Stick course

Environmental responsibility key at New York venue, says US design firm.
9 July 2010

New e-learning for club managers

CMAE launches training courses along with EGCOA and Dutch hotel school.
8 July 2010

McDowell: ‘I’ll lay up on Road Hole’

US Open champ says lay-up the most sensible approach to new, longer hole.
2 July 2010

Norman's Allegria opens for play

Troon-managed course to 'set benchmark for golf developments in Egypt'.
2 July 2010

Eco-friendly plan for North Shore

California course aims to become more environmentally friendly.
2 July 2010

Construction restarts at Cliffs course

New plan calls for less environmental impact at South Carolina project.
2 July 2010

Pairing backs sustainable clubhouses

Architectural firms team up to provide holistic clubhouse design service.
29 June 2010

Trump course build now underway

Full planning permission granted by Aberdeenshire Council.
17 June 2010

Manitou Passage gets new look

Michigan Palmer course changes hands and gets major upgrade.
14 June 2010

Irrigation upgrades for Dutch courses

Irriplan busy with system rebuilds to deliver fast and firm conditions.
2 June 2010

Montenegro to develop golf strategy

Ten sites in Balkan country to be evaluated for development potential.
2 June 2010

Enviro-homes for Monterey course

Prototype house to be built alongside newly-renovated Bayonet course.
2 June 2010

Jacobsen mowers for Golf National

New fleet to support Ryder Cup bid at French national golf centre.
1 June 2010

September opening for Oitavos hotel

Five star property will complement four time Portuguese Open host course.
1 June 2010

German golf trade fair returns

September date and Nuremberg venue for Deutsche Golfplatztage.
1 June 2010

CMAA hosts sustainability meeting

Leading golf bodies meet to discuss business benefits of sustainability agenda.
1 June 2010

Autumn bow for Cyprus Faldo course

Elea course aims to offer club feel for local golfers as well as resort play.
1 June 2010

Second outing for Polish conference

Interest in golf development in Eastern Europe at a high, say organisers.
1 June 2010

Firstgolf centre to open in Bangalore

Three hole course plus short game area for first Indian golf training facility.
24 May 2010

New irrigation system for the Carrick

Scottish course aims to increase playability with better water management.
19 May 2010

Don’t confuse India and China

It’s a mistake to assume the markets are inherently similar, says Kevin Ramsey.
18 May 2010

Golf development in Poland

Golf Investment & Development Conference takes place in September.
18 May 2010

Second phase done at East Berks

Swan-led project sees new bunkers and changes to green surrounds.
14 May 2010

But where are the customers?

Jerry Kilby says a business model built solely on tourism is difficult to sustain.
13 May 2010

Turkey course to be Annika signature

Hall of Fame golfer to partner with EGD on new golf resort in Belek.
13 May 2010

Deep in the heart of Texas

Tom Mackin visits the new TPC San Antonio, host of this week's Texas Open.
13 May 2010

Norwegian courses join EGCOA

Newly-formed association becomes member of European owners group.
11 May 2010

Bunkers: a modern challenge

Modern methods of draining bunkers can result in better results at lower cost.
10 May 2010

Revitalising a course and community

Howard Swan chronicles the history of the abandoned Kolar Gold Fields course.
6 May 2010

'Sea of sand' for new Phoenician hole

New short par four at Arizona resort to complement ballroom development.
6 May 2010

First Scottish course for Monty

EGD project at Rowallan Castle course officially opens for play.
4 May 2010

Official debut for Earl of Mar course

Thomas firm designs new Scottish course at historic castle resort.
28 April 2010

1757 debuts full course in May

New public in DC region is ready for opening of full eighteen holes.
28 April 2010

Haesley aims to set new standards

New sister course to successful Nine Bridges hits booming Korean golf scene.
28 April 2010

£300k irrigation system at Abbey Hill

Burhill-owned venue invests in upgrades but keeps courses open.
28 April 2010

Second phase of work at Kingswood

Swan aims to rejuvenate century-old Braid designed course.
27 April 2010

Ellis Maples: doing more with less

Richard Mandell profiles the work of one of golf’s most enduring dynasties.
24 April 2010

On Site: Prince’s Golf Club

Can the glory days return for Kent’s other Open venue?
19 April 2010

Tougher Twenty Ten for 2010

Ryder Cup captain Monty recommends tweaks to course in advance of events.
15 April 2010

The origins of Eden at St Andrews

Mark Alexander discovers more about the original opening holes of the fourth course.
31 March 2010

Tom Hoch establishes new division

Clubhouse designer partners with Jerry Kilby to facilitate entry into new markets.
29 March 2010

Golf must end use of town water.

Desalination and effluent treatment to grow in importance for golf irrigation.
29 March 2010

Long courses 'cost more to maintain'

Research shows extra 100m increases maintenance bill by up to two per cent.
26 March 2010

TPL works on two UK courses

The Berkshire Golf Club and The Richmond Golf Club are to be renovated.
25 March 2010

St Andrews course reopens

The Kittocks course resumes play after a £17m refurbishment at the resort.
23 March 2010

Norman visits Vietnam course

Design firm owner surveys work at Danang Golf Club, due to open in April.
22 March 2010

Larsen becomes ASGCA president

Palmer architect to promote golf’s integrity, competitiveness and fellowship.
19 March 2010

Nicklaus project in NYC underway

Construction on Ferry Point, the golf course on a former landfill, has begun.
18 March 2010

KPMG creates golf community

New Web site goes live featuring golf market intelligence, analysis and news.
17 March 2010

Hawaiian course to be renovated

Enhancements at Makaha Resort & Golf Club are aimed at improving playability.
15 March 2010

Braid course celebrates centenary

North Shore course to play in original configuration for centenary weekend.
11 March 2010

Golf development in Poland

Warsaw conference to focus on investment and development in the area.
10 March 2010

SunCor appoints new management

Troon Golf to manage SunRidge Canyon Golf Club in Fountain Hills, Arizona.
10 March 2010

From duckling to swan

Thomas Hoffman Jepsen describes his experience of the EIGCA’s diploma.
9 March 2010

Pinehurst course to be restored

Coore and Crenshaw to renovate Ross's legendary Course No. 2.
8 March 2010

Sawgrass files for bankruptcy

Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa files for bankruptcy protection from its lender.
5 March 2010

Web site revamp for Southworth

Development company's new Web site showcases services and successes.
5 March 2010

Golf's artificial future

Adam Lawrence investigates what place synthetic turf has in the game of golf.
4 March 2010

New managers for Tillinghast course

Century-old New Jersey club becomes part of Troon Golf portfolio.
3 March 2010

EU to ban pond plant chemicals

UK firm introduces alternative product for control of submerged plants and algae.
3 March 2010

Home green renovated at Silvermere

Swan begins remodelling project at Surrey course; bunker rebuild will follow.
3 March 2010

New Moroccan operation for Huxley

Synthetic greens firm appoints distributor for fast-growing emerging golf market.
1 March 2010

Kemper to manage Cornerstone Club

Norman-designed course at the heart of Colorado mountain community.
26 February 2010

Golf’s changing framework

Benjamin Warren discusses how the industry can recover from the downturn.
24 February 2010

Wisley proceeds with Church project

Performance of Sportcrete bunker system impresses course architect.
24 February 2010

Tuscan resort to open this summer

August/September debut for first course of two at TUI-owned Castelfalfi.
24 February 2010

May debut for Nebraska's Prairie Club

New sandhills destination to offer two full courses plus ten hole par three.
23 February 2010

Arcos Gardens affiliates with RCI

Spanish golf development releases villas for timeshare exchange programme.
23 February 2010

First Korean course for Hills/Forrest

Sanyosoo resort will also include Kyle Phillips and Tom Weiskopf courses.
23 February 2010

Spotlight on Scottsdale

Toby Ingleton takes in a small sample of the courses on offer in Arizona.
22 February 2010

Renovated Gulf course buys carts

Emirate's first all-grass course gets new fairways, greens and golf carts.
22 February 2010

EGD to design fourth Belek course

Olivion will be Turkish destination's first course with freehold property for sale.
19 February 2010

CMM launches golf salary survey

Recruitment firm to publish information on pay and conditions in golf industry.
18 February 2010

KPMG announces speakers for GBF

Norman and Sorenstam top bill at golf conference to be held in Turkey in May.
17 February 2010

Trump files detailed site plan

Final planning application will be determined by Aberdeenshire Council.
17 February 2010

Casper recognised by Audubon

US's second largest golf operator commended for environmental practices.
17 February 2010

Curley joins ASGCA board

Leadership role for architect who has pioneered golf development in China.
17 February 2010

Golf Hole Hall of Fame launched

New scheme aims to recognise the world's best-loved golf holes.
16 February 2010

Hoylake gets nod for 2014 Open

R&A announces twelfth championship to be played at Royal Liverpool.
10 February 2010

AV Macan: Canada’s democrat of golf

Jeff Mingay profiles the designer of many of western Canada’s best courses.
10 February 2010

Playing at Saadiyat Beach

Adam Lawrence was one of the first golf journalists to see the Gulf seaside course.
10 February 2010

Ryder Cup construction completed

£2m invested at Welsh resort to build bridge for use during Ryder Cup week.
9 February 2010

Gleneagles goes for green award

2014 Ryder Cup venue aiming to achieve GEO certification this year.
9 February 2010

Renovation plans for La Quinta

Troon Golf to help with redesign of key holes at Spanish course.
9 February 2010

Hoch to design at Russian resort

Remote working saves time and money for Zavidovo clubhouse project.
8 February 2010

The world's best 36 hole day?

Adam Lawrence takes a look at the new course at Barnbougle Dunes, Tasmania.
6 February 2010

New Illinois course to open this year

Weibring-designed Metamora Fields hires Turf Solutions to manage build.
4 February 2010

Fought to renovate Dallas CC course

'Classic architectural look' planned for rebuild of prestigious Texan track.
3 February 2010

More scholarships given by GCBAA

Scholarships from course builders help students get into the golf industry.
3 February 2010

First Swiss course wins GEO award

Nine hole Nuolen course earns props for low fertiliser and chemical use.
3 February 2010

New par three course at Shadow Hills

California course uses less turf and promotes sustainable agronomy.
3 February 2010

Extensive changes planned for Majlis

Revealed: new bunkering scheme for Dubai Desert Classic host course.
2 February 2010

First shoots of recovery for US golf?

Is revival of stalled Summit Rock project a harbinger of better times?
1 February 2010

UK tree management firm launched

Tree & Woodland Company to offer arboricultural support to golf courses.
1 February 2010

Elstree clubhouse plan wins consent

Development plan for UK course calls for relocation of eighteenth green.
1 February 2010

Fitzpatrick returns to GolfScapes

Brauer's firm re-hires former technical advisor and project architect.
1 February 2010

SOL wins Trump construction deal

'Multi-million pound' contract awarded to Irish golf construction firm.
29 January 2010

Huge Gehry clubhouse for Saadiyat

Abu Dhabi course opens with news of plans for 18,000 sq m clubhouse.
28 January 2010

Harradine to design in Georgia

Ras al Khaimah-based developer to build golf village within 25km of Tbilisi
27 January 2010

Will Danang be Vietnam's first links?

Norman's firm builds course in dunes by the sea in southeast Asia.
27 January 2010

Faldo Series to new Navarino course

First part of Greek mega-resort to play host to Major winner's junior event.
27 January 2010

Panks's Conestoga to open shortly

New course in Nevada retirement community will debut in late January.
26 January 2010

Green maintenance facility for Merion

Historic US club goes sustainable with green roof and water recycling.
26 January 2010

Exciting new course on Belgian coast

Marnoch and van Hauwaert to design 27 hole complex next to Royal Zoute.
25 January 2010

St Andrews aims for GEO standards

Historic links looks to achieve environmental certification before Open.
22 January 2010

Toro enhances Reelmaster mower

Toro has upgraded its Reelmaster 3100-D mower with dual point adjustment blades.
22 January 2010

New product launch from Rain Bird

Rain Bird has introduced new hose-end nozzles and quick connect couplers.
22 January 2010

RTJ2 enhances Hawaii's Makai

Course renovation accompanies major upgrade to hotel at Kauai resort.
22 January 2010

Golfbaan Heelsumse Veld

Marnoch looks to restore heath and add strategy to Dutch course.
20 January 2010

New used turf equipment brokerage

US firm launches service to help courses across the world acquire turf equipment.
13 January 2010

Grants support English womens' golf

Golf authorities launch simplified scheme to attract more women into golf.
13 January 2010

New cart fleet for Killarney

Irish Open host invests in electric carts; says are a significant income stream.
13 January 2010

Swan seminar advocates renovation

British designer says careful investment in course redesign pays dividends.
13 January 2010

Casper buys another Florida course

Original developer sells St Johns after completion of residential build.
12 January 2010

Palm Valley selects OB Sports

OB Sports Golf Management to manage Arizona-based golf club.
7 January 2010

New project for Tom Hoch Design

Design firm to renovate Tulsa Country Club clubhouse.
6 January 2010

US and China open golf up to children

More young people will be able to play golf thanks to the Sticks for Kids programme.
6 January 2010

Another Chinese opening for S-C

Dragon Valley is Schmidt-Curley's second course on popular resort island of Hainan.
5 January 2010

PGA commissioner receives award

Tim Finchem has been awarded the 2010 Donald Ross Award by the ASGCA.
5 January 2010

New owners for Superstition Mountain

Phoenix-based golf course has been bought by local firm, JSH Time.
5 January 2010

Renovations at Falcon’s Fire

Florida golf club announces the completion of its renovations.
4 January 2010

Two more courses bought by Trump

Branton Woods and Pine Hill join NY entrepreneur's list of golf courses.
10 December 2009

Winter sun in Scottsdale

Toby Ingleton escapes from the UK for a week of Arizona sunshine
7 December 2009

Kohler buys Hamilton Hall

American tycoon plans to restore historic hotel but will consult on possible uses.
7 December 2009

Majlis course is rebunkered by TPL

Anglo-Aussie firm wins renovation contract at home of Dubai Desert Classic.
7 December 2009

Trump director: 'out of our hands'

Inflammatory media coverage complicated Forbes situation, says Hobday.
3 December 2009

Hanbury Manor goes green

Hanbury Manor hotel applies for environmental certificate.
24 November 2009

IMG supports range of golf courses

Courses in Morocco, Italy and Nigeria sign up with golf services division.
23 November 2009

Wisley's Garden gets a new look

Renovation at Surrey club focuses on sustainability and value for money.
23 November 2009

Book features Colt and associates

Masters of Design to cover Colt, Alison, Morrison and MacKenzie.
23 November 2009

BSH to launch new grasses

Supplier says new 007 creeping bent offers performance with lower inputs.
23 November 2009

GEO slams start of Trump works

Council decision 'paves the way for the destruction of a priority ecosystem'.
23 November 2009

SV Hotchkin: golf’s military mind

A look at the Lincolnshire landowner who created the fabled Woodhall Spa.
23 November 2009

Ransomes launches hybrid mower

BTME debut for new mower as firm returns to UK greenkeeping show.
19 November 2009

Local firms hired for Trump project

Three Scottish contractors chosen for preliminary dune stabilisation phase.
19 November 2009

Norman opens Race to Dubai course

'Mile of golf' closes Earth course, home of troubled Dubai World Championship.
19 November 2009

All-weather firm Huxley hits Austria

Graz firm is new distributor for UK-based all weather turf supplier.
18 November 2009

Player opens Morocco course

First of two seaside courses now open at resort near historic port of Essaouira.
18 November 2009

New Hills course bucks US trends

Westhaven course shows real estate driven golf can still succeed.
18 November 2009

Grant enables NI range project

Swan to help Donaghadee rise to fore of Northern Ireland junior golf development.
17 November 2009

New partnership for EGD and GEO

Tour-owned design firm to involve environment body in all future projects.
17 November 2009

Firekeeper is grassed and growing

Summer 2010 debut planned for new Begay/Brauer course.
13 November 2009

FLL translates definitive guide

Fourth edition of course construction guide now available in English.
13 November 2009

Glashedy refreshes bunkering

Original architect Pat Ruddy reworks Northern Irish course bunkering.
12 November 2009

Sanford heads to Hawaii

Sanford Golf Design selected to renovate the Kona Country Club’s Ocean course.
12 November 2009

Madrid’s oldest club chooses E-Z-GO

Real Club de la Puerta de Hierra selects fleet of 40 electric RXV golf cars.
11 November 2009

Transformed Palm Harbor reopens

Clifton, Ezell and Clifton renovation to be managed by KemperSports.
11 November 2009

Luton Hoo selects Jacobsen

Ransomes Jacobsen mowing products selected to maintain unusual course.
11 November 2009

Challenges ahead for Mach Dunes

Can Kidd's lifelong dream course overcome environmental restrictions?
10 November 2009

Loch Lomond bags turf award

Scottish club wins waste management gong in Golf Course Environment Awards.
10 November 2009

Construction underway in Egypt

Architect firm TPL begins bulk construction at New Giza course in Egypt.
10 November 2009

Powerplay debuts in Spain

Anfi Tauro Golf & Luxury Resort to host tournament on 28 November.
4 November 2009

Amazing Lost Farm taking shape

Second Barnbougle course to maintain Aussie resort's world-class image.
4 November 2009

Club Car sees success in Spain

Golf vehicle manufacturer signs major deals with Bonalba and Alicante courses.
4 November 2009

Aldwickbury sees member boom

Hertfordshire club sees member increase with course quality attributed as factor.
3 November 2009

KPMG heads to Gloria Resort

Seventh annual Golf Business Forum set to take place in Belek, Turkey.
3 November 2009

Land of opportunity

GCA finds out what's needed for Italy to fulfil its golfing potential.
2 November 2009

Lord of the links

Mike Keiser explains his influences as Old Macdonald readies for opening.
29 October 2009

Área Golfe to remodel Vidago course

Complete renovation and expansion planned for Portuguese course.
29 October 2009

Doak to speak at EGCOA event

Designer of Pacific Dunes and Barnbougle to address owners' conference.
28 October 2009

Work begins on Trump project

Council committee approves dune work; Trump: 'course will be world's best.'
28 October 2009

Grassing complete at Lodestone

Schoeder and Irwin collaborate on new course in Maryland mountains.
27 October 2009

Jack wants to design Olympic course

Golf legend says Rio developers have made approaches about 2016 course.
26 October 2009

Asian golf 'must outgrow private jets'

Aiming at wealthy elite can only take industry so far, says US club guru.
26 October 2009

Land access key to China growth

Shortage of suitable land close to cities makes affordable golf tough, says panel.
26 October 2009

Firstgolf launches two Indian projects

Indian government plans to develop up to 600 golf training facilities.
23 October 2009

Erin Hills sold to venture capitalist

2011 Amateur host course gets new owner; golf carts to be banned.
23 October 2009

Major refurb for St Andrews hotel

New general manager oversees changes at Scores preparing for 2010 Open.
23 October 2009

Mandell renovates Maples course

Pinehurst-based architect uses old aerials to return Carolina course to original feel.
22 October 2009

CMAA pulls out of Golf Industry Show

Remaining partners reaffirm commitment to show; Vegas to be venue for 2012.
21 October 2009

New owners for Bear Creek

California Nicklaus course is bought out by local golf industry veterans.
21 October 2009

EGCOA presents ‘eye-opening' work

Swedish and Dutch surveys on future of golf take centre stage at conference.
21 October 2009

New venue and date for Irish Open

Killarney's Killeen course to host event, moved to two weeks after the Open.
21 October 2009

Record attendance for Asian summit

More than 500 delegates to gather in Kuala Lumpur; GCA will report live.
21 October 2009

Kemper selects CourseVision maps

Property mapping solution helps course operator boost environmental programme.
21 October 2009

Atwal and Hills form design pairing

American design firm and Indian pro hook up for subcontinental design projects.
20 October 2009

Links Across America to debut

Lohmann and Bruce create accessible short course at Randall Oaks in Illinois.
20 October 2009

GCBAA upgrades three members

More firms earn full membership in builders' association.
19 October 2009

Punta Mira to open second course

Bahai course to join original Nicklaus design at oceanfront Mexican resort.
16 October 2009

Iconic Road Hole to be lengthened

Will new tee on practice ground restore challenge of St Andrews' hardest hole?
16 October 2009

New book focuses on birds and golf

R&A teams with RSPB to provide advice on managing habitat to course operators.
15 October 2009

Viborg earns GEO certification

Danish Golf Union aims to make country Europe's greenest golf nation.
15 October 2009

Trump project ‘not just for elite’

Public access to be retained and locals to get cheap green fees, say developers.
14 October 2009

US courses face snap chemical ban

EPA seeks to complete phase-out of methyl bromide; GCSAA calls foul.
14 October 2009

Environment top concern at Fairfield

Manchester course expands with help of Le Sueur and contractor Souters.
14 October 2009

Capidrain is the answer for Ternesse

Van Hauwaert fixes drainage at Antwerp club; now on site at Dutch project.
14 October 2009

Second course at The Dutch for EGD

Torrance signature will go alongside Monty course currently in build.
13 October 2009

IMG boosts Chinese portfolio further

IMG signs agreement to design two new courses in Hebei Province.
13 October 2009

Trump exec to speak to EGCOA

Owners association announces new speakers for December conference.
12 October 2009

EGD supports environmental goals

Tour-owned design firm renews agreement with Golf Environment Organisation.
12 October 2009

Marzolf finishes Deer Creek project

Fazio firm completes $7.7m renovation of Georgia island course.
9 October 2009

Poipu Bay plans 2010 renovations

Switch from bermuda to paspalum to improve green quality and sustainability.
9 October 2009

UK course revitalises greens

Overseeding with browntop bent is key to keeping down poa at Vicars Cross.
9 October 2009

New look for Old Conna

Swan Golf Designs contracted to redesign ninth hole at the Old Conna Golf Club.
7 October 2009

EGD to design new Austrian course

Architect Robin Hiseman to lead Golfplatz Anif project near Salzburg.
6 October 2009

New-look Harding for Presidents Cup

Bunker renovation and tree removal key to success at California course.
6 October 2009

Gulf’s first seaside course finished

Saadiyat Beach will be first part of US$28 million Abu Dhabi island development.
2 October 2009

Prestancia reopens Club Course

TPC Prestancia is set to reopen its Club Course following a four month closure.
2 October 2009

Kidd says farewell to the UK

Scottish architect moves to US in search of Asian and South American work.
23 September 2009

First hometown course for Jacobson

Chicago-born architect debuts in native city with Bowes Creek course.
22 September 2009

More openings at Polaris World

Huge Spanish development is close to completing eight course Nicklaus Trail.
21 September 2009

New China courses opened by IMG

Management and design firm adds two new courses to its Far Eastern portfolio.
21 September 2009

Royal Belfast goes remote control

Ireland's oldest club adopts modern mowing technology to cut severe slopes.
16 September 2009

Papago bucks tree removal trend

Popular Phoenix muni continues renovation by planting mature trees.
16 September 2009

Firm greens at East Lake

Bouncy bermuda presents new test for Tour after three weeks of soft bent greens.
14 September 2009

Bled to host Harradine Trophy

Leading event for European greenkeepers to take place at Slovenian course.
14 September 2009

STRI announces award winners

St Andrews team and Minchinhampton greenkeeper take environment awards.
14 September 2009

Honduras resort nears completion

Dye-designed Black Pearl course at Pristine Bay resort will be open next year.
14 September 2009

Pont renovates 1980s Pennink track

Three year project to reshape greens and bunkers at De Hoge Kleij.
10 September 2009

Lapp hosts BMW at Dubsdread

Rees Jones-led renovation makes its Tour debut as FedEx Cup reaches week three.
9 September 2009

Gidman makes alterations at Hösel

Tree clearing allows repositioning of home green at German club.
9 September 2009

Oceânico upgrades Laguna course

New grasses and tree management central to refresh of Portuguese course.
9 September 2009

Norman predicts Chinese golf boom

'China is leader of the pack,' says two-time Major champion and golf designer.
8 September 2009

Scottish artist paints golf courses

Royal Aberdeen, Old Course, Turnberry are first subjects for renowned painter.
8 September 2009

New Toro irrigation for Sonning

Berkshire course saves water with new computer-controlled irrigation system.
7 September 2009

Sustainability projects at TPC Boston

Deutsche Bank tournament is carbon neutral for the second year.
7 September 2009

Extended renovation at East Berks

Swan leads bunker rebuild and heather regeneration project for century-old club.
4 September 2009

Grand Lake opens regrassed greens

Texas course converts its greens to TifEagle bermuda grass.
4 September 2009

Is US golf development waking up?

Nicklaus group breaks ground on Texas course after new owners take control.
4 September 2009

Jacobson opens first China course

Moon course is first of two to open at Lion Lake resort near Guangzhou.
3 September 2009

R&A revamps sustainability Web site

New-look site shows off governing body's work on environmental management.
3 September 2009

China success for Sticks for Kids

GCBAA-backed development scheme teaches golf to 5,000 Chinese children.
3 September 2009

Faldo wins new Vietnam project

'Hidden gem' beachfront golf course, part of 2000-bed resort, to open in 2012.
3 September 2009

New irrigation for Paradise Valley

Arizona course reduces water use and improves efficiency with high-tech system.
2 September 2009

'Country club for an hour' in Houston

Nuzzo designs state of the art practice facility 'that plays more like a course'.
2 September 2009

Oceanfront par three course for LA

Eckenrode hopes to provide top class facility for young golfers to learn the game.
30 August 2009

Blog: Surfing the Asian wave

Adam Lawrence considers the implications of today's US Amateur final.
28 August 2009

'Asia's Pebble' at Pine Beach?

Spectacular coastal course is testament to the success of golf in Korea.
28 August 2009

Sequoyah National to open next week

New Trent Jones course at North Carolina resort will open on 1 September.
27 August 2009

Bang for the buck at Clandon

Adam Lawrence reports on the Clandon Club project near Guildford in England.
26 August 2009

Polish conference draws attention

Golf development in central and eastern Europe to be centrepiece of new event.
26 August 2009

Casper takes on Delaware muni

New operator and big investment for century-old Wilmington course.
24 August 2009

Stavanger renovation complete

Drainage at the heart of five year project at historic Norwegian club.
24 August 2009

Pont polishes Royal Hague

Alison's Dutch jewel has been brought back to the forefront of European golf.
24 August 2009

Troon to manage historic Princes

Top course operator takes reins at Kent links, host to Open qualifying in 2011.
24 August 2009

Merion aims for firm Walker Cup

Superintendent Shaffer using new sensor technology to dry out course for matches.
24 August 2009

Doak builds course on Chinese island

Leading architect to bring minimalism to Asia with course on Hainan.
24 August 2009

Architects plan for water conservation

ASGCA president Carrick calls for better planning to preserve water resources.
24 August 2009

Faldo talks Turkey at Cornelia

A visit to Faldo Design's new course amid the sand and pine of the Belek strip.
17 August 2009

Blog: the moment golf turned east?

Adam Lawrence reckons Yang Yong-eun’s PGA Championship win came at an opportune moment for golf.
17 August 2009

Dubsdread offers Tour experience

Green fee golfers to play Chicago course set up for pros, one day later.
17 August 2009

Dutch project for van Hauwaert

Belgian architect begins expansion project at Golf Club Meerssen.
17 August 2009

Mackenzie’s Heythrop almost done

New course in historic Oxfordshire park heading for September soft opening.
14 August 2009

New control system from Rain Bird

Irrigation firm says IC System reduces complexity and saves money.
13 August 2009

Golf to join Olympic fold

Golf will be part of the Olympic Games from 2016 onwards.
13 August 2009

MGM builds hotel at New Giza

Egyptian development announces hotel operator for Pyramid-neighbouring project.
11 August 2009

GCA partners with Asian conference

Golf Course Architecture is a new media partner of the Asia Pacific Golf Summit.
11 August 2009

Further renovations at Malahide

Hackett-designed Irish course to renovate second nine holes with architect Howes.
11 August 2009

Book tells story of Crooked Stick

New history of Dyes' first course design, venue for recent US Senior Open.
11 August 2009

Ransomes aims high in Pyrenees

Andorra course, the highest in Europe, buys new maintenance equipment.
11 August 2009

Acclaimed Concession course sold

Buyer aims to build membership; troubled housing development not part of deal.
7 August 2009

Faldo course anchors Alentejo resort

New golf resort plus EU money to lead development of central Portuguese region.
7 August 2009

Historic venue to host PGA Tour

Restored Macdonald course will test professionals in Greenbrier Classic.
5 August 2009

Forte opens new Sicilian resort

Developer Sir Rocco Forte has opened Verdura, his new golf resort in Sicily.
5 August 2009

Golf writer turns developer

Journalist Anthony Pioppi trying to build public course in Connecticut home town.
4 August 2009

Keiser to invest in Askernish?

Bandon Dunes founder discussing future development of Old Tom's Hebridean gem.
29 July 2009

GEO slams Irish resort plan

Proposed Islandikane resort 'disregards principles of sustainable development'.
29 July 2009

Budersand leads German links

A visit to Budersand and Föhr left Adam Lawrence excited about golf in Germany.
28 July 2009

ETL earns new accreditation

Scottish lab retains privileged testing status, one of only ten in the world.
27 July 2009

'New Valderrama' to start soon?

Patiño confirms work is expected to start on Castellar Golf in near future.
27 July 2009

Doak to return to Scotland?

Renaissance Club hopes to add three holes on dunes acquired from Muirfield.
24 July 2009

Synthetic turf not maintenance-free

'Install and forget' is not an option, says leading synthetic greens manufacturer.
23 July 2009

Parsinen chases the Open dream

Mark Parsinen talks about Scotland, design, development and the Open.
23 July 2009

Stormy opening at Mach Dunes

Extreme weather can't hide the drama of Kidd's new links.
19 July 2009

Blog: the new Old Tom

Adam Lawrence reflects on an Open close to offering sport's greatest story.
16 July 2009

Trump course a step closer?

Release of new site masterplan will be part of detailed planning application.
15 July 2009

Soft opening at Harbor Shores

Nicklaus visit means preview play now available on lakeside Michigan course.
15 July 2009

Player hotel for St Lucia resort

Black Knight to brand Caribbean resort hotel and villas as well as its golf course.
14 July 2009

Maples dynasty renovates Olde Mill

The renovation of the Olde Mill golf course in Virgina is almost complete.
10 July 2009

Schreiner renovates River Oaks

Myrtle Beach course to get a bunker upgrade and a new marketing strategy.
10 July 2009

Player to open BlackSeaRama

Signature designer to open coastal Bulgarian course on 18 July.
10 July 2009

Green plan for Scottish Open

Three year initiative to cut environmental impact of European Tour event.
8 July 2009

Double hundred for Nicklaus

Red Ledges is Golden Bear's firm's 200th course in the United States.
8 July 2009

Green initiative at Women's Open

Sponsor pledges to plant trees for every birdie scored during Championship.
8 July 2009

St Johns wins Audubon certification

Environmental award for Clyde Johnston-designed course in Jacksonville.
8 July 2009

From marsh to golf in China

Golden Mountain, another Chinese course by architects Schmidt-Curley, opens.
8 July 2009

Upgrade on schedule at Bay Hill

Green regrassing, changes to surrounds and bunkers on track for October opening.
8 July 2009

Colligan keeps cost down at Cleburne

Architect spends less than US$3m to build DFW course.
6 July 2009

Fazio plans St Kitts course

American developer to build waterside Caribbean course.
6 July 2009

Old Union to open this week

Architect Griffiths turns developer at Georgia mountain course.
3 July 2009

'Church Pews' come to Morocco

November opening for Kyle Phillips course located near to Marrakesh.
2 July 2009

Alexander exhibits photos at Open

Scottish photographer to put on Turnberry show during Championship.
1 July 2009

Double renovation at Sundridge Park

Bunker and landscape refurbishment for London club built in Repton park.
1 July 2009

Troon to manage Moroccan project

First golf course at 30,000 bed resort to be operated by American firm.
1 July 2009

EGCOA conference in Amsterdam

Golf course owners' event returns to its original home.
1 July 2009

Faldo signs major Indian project

Lavasa course and city to embrace New Urbanism design principles.
29 June 2009

Mongolian visit for Swan

Much-travelled British architect to advise on golf strategy for Mongolian government.
26 June 2009

Ryder Cup 2018 runners emerge

Six countries will bid for the right to host the 2018 Ryder Cup.
24 June 2009

Vintage Carolina course is updated

Architect Kris Spence finishes renovating the Country Club of Spartanburg.
24 June 2009

Bear Mountain opens Valley course

Second Nicklaus design for British Columbia resort.
23 June 2009

Double renovation for Dataw Island

South Carolina club hires ex-Augusta super Fuller for upgrading project.
20 June 2009

Blog: Soggy Bethpage defenceless

Adam Lawrence says no course is tough when the greens are sodden.
19 June 2009

Belgium's first synthetic golf course

Dimitri van Hauwaert builds country’s first golf course with synthetic greens.
18 June 2009

Open founder’s house for sale

Victorian home of man who set up the Open has been rescued from ruin.
18 June 2009

July opening for Polish course

Gary Player to inaugurate Modry Las along with Polish sports minister.
18 June 2009

Oakmont earns ninth US Open

The USGA has announced that the 2016 US Open will be played at Oakmont.
18 June 2009

Sweden takes to GEO certification

Seminars introduce clubs to environmental management programme.
18 June 2009

Begay & Brauer build Kansas course

Notah Begay III and architect Jeff Brauer building Firekeeper course in Kansas.
16 June 2009

Audubon certification for St Pierre

Welsh resort certified in Environmental Planning by Audubon International.
16 June 2009

Pre-Ryder renovation for Medinah

Chicago course to close for greens rebuild ahead of 2012 Ryder Cup matches.
15 June 2009

Back to the beach at Wild Dunes

Charleston course restores famous oceanside finishing hole with Fazio.
15 June 2009

PGA of Sweden opens Links course

Kyle Phillips creates links from farmland in Kingsbarns-like transformation.
15 June 2009

Eight new associates for ASGCA

American architects body adds new members at annual meeting.
15 June 2009

Green drive for 2010 Ryder Cup

The 2010 Ryder Cup will pioneer sustainability in sporting events.
12 June 2009

Currier has Black ready for Open

After only seven years, the US Open returns to Bethpage Black next week.
12 June 2009

Seven year renewal for Cedar Hill

New Jersey course reaps the benefit of extensive renovation by architect McNeil.
12 June 2009

Three consecutive par threes?

Richardson plans Swedish course with three short holes in succession.
11 June 2009

Solar carts for Hong Kong club

Jockey Club course to cut emissions and save money with SolarDrive cells.
11 June 2009

£20m renovation for St Mellion

Owner gives UK's first Nicklaus course a refresh, and a new hotel.
11 June 2009

Fijian course finally opens

Major South Pacific resort development opens its doors.
10 June 2009

Tree work aids Lyman Orchards

Connecticut Trent Jones course renovated by architect Mungeam.
8 June 2009

Rivers Edge moves to SeaDwarf

No-Till greens renovation aids quick switch to paspalum at North Carolina course.
8 June 2009

Marzolf renovates Deer Creek course

Major upgrade for Georgia course includes new grass species and reshaping.
8 June 2009

Grand opening for Stewart tribute club

New Missouri course designed by Chuck Smith honours triple Major champion.
4 June 2009

Turf creates wild flower meadows

Golf courses looking for a more natural look may enjoy a new UK product.
4 June 2009

Sweden leads GEO industry charge

Forsgårdens and Ljunghusens achieve GEO Certified status.
4 June 2009

Blog: Links golf on the rise

Adam Lawrence reports on a visit to an amazing new German links.
4 June 2009

EGD breaks ground in Russia

Construction has begun on the PGA National Russia course at Zavidovo Lake.
1 June 2009

Course upgrades at Cottrell Park

Welsh golf resort has carried out a number of alterations to its two courses.
1 June 2009

World's largest putting course opens

Schmidt-Curley builds seventeen acre monster practice green at Mission Hills.
1 June 2009

Scottish designers form association

New grouping aims to to promote the profession in the home of golf.
29 May 2009

Asian Federation puts Swan on board

Architect Howard Swan is elected to board of Asian Golf Industry Federation.
28 May 2009

Huxley surfaces for Celtic Manor

Celtic Manor’s golf academy has added a new short game practice area.
27 May 2009

Toro mowers for Woodhall Spa

The famous Woodhall Spa course in the UK has upgraded its groundscare fleet.
26 May 2009

Caesarea brings Dye to Israel

Pete Dye’s first new European course in over twenty years has opened.
26 May 2009

New kit for Ellesmere Port

UK municipal venue invests in new equipment from Ransomes Jacobsen.
26 May 2009

New cart fleet for Madrid club

E-Z-GO vehicles perform well for prestigious Spanish club.
26 May 2009

Chinese firm joins GCBAA

Forward Management Group is builders' association's first non-US charter member
26 May 2009

Troon signs up Mazagan course

Troon Golf is to manage the course at new Kerzner resort in Morocco.
26 May 2009

Swan renovates another Braid course

Middlesbrough course is in the midst of a long-term upgrading project.
26 May 2009

Full membership for ASGCA four

Veteran Morrish is named fellow of American architects' society.
26 May 2009

Kearney remodels Irish courses

Two different renovation projects on courses old and new.
25 May 2009

Schmidt-Curley renovates Oakmont

Max Behr course in California reopens after comprehensive alterations.
25 May 2009

Sanford and Nicklaus join forces

Palm Hills course will be Nicklaus's first Egyptian project, with views of Pyramids.
22 May 2009

GEO certification open to all

New website makes GEO certification available to all golf facilities.
22 May 2009

Charlton: ‘Golf will be stronger’

RTJ2 president Bruce Charlton says golf is getting rid of the fat.
21 May 2009

Robert Trent Jones

Author and historian James Hansen explores the legacy of Robert Trent Jones.
20 May 2009

The renaissance of Aberdovey

Course improvement project now well underway.
20 May 2009

The Tribute's second 18 on schedule

Tripp Davis design is inspired by the United States' Golden Age courses.
20 May 2009

St Andrews gets sponsor

Home of Golf agrees partnership deal with insurance firm Allianz.
18 May 2009

Pine Lakes

Architect Craig Schreiner talks about the ‘Old Granddaddy’ of Myrtle Beach.
18 May 2009

Blog: Tour makes fleeting visit

Toby Ingleton would like the European Tour to spend more time in England.
15 May 2009

What does golf want to stand for?

Jonathan Smith appraises golf’s path towards a more sustainable future.
14 May 2009

October opening for Argentina course

South America’s longest golf course is taking shape in the foothills of the Andes.
13 May 2009

Casper to manage Virginia course

Billy Casper Golf is to manage the new 1757 Golf Club in northern Virginia.
13 May 2009

New owner for Carolina Fazio course

Developer McConnell Golf has bought the Tom Fazio-designed Old North State Club.
13 May 2009

Askernish dispute is finally settled

Crofters and golf club reach agreement over restoration of Hebridean course.
12 May 2009

Toro renews EGCOA deal

Course owners and maintenance giant partner for mutual benefit.
12 May 2009

Son Gual stands up to seniors test

Mark James won Mallorca Senior Open, but the course came out well too.
12 May 2009

Blog: A proper Irish Open venue

Adam Lawrence hails this week's return of the Irish Open to the links.
12 May 2009

Audubon award for SouthWood

Gene Bates-designed course wins award for environmental stewardship.
12 May 2009

Cuban course set for planning OK

Could first large-scale golf resort fuel a development boom on the island?
11 May 2009

Blog: Easy hole? No such thing

Adam Lawrence finds the obsession with hard and easy holes annoying.
11 May 2009

Royal Golf Center goes Jacobsen

Large equipment contract signed by soon-to-open Danish venue.
11 May 2009

Eagle wins Riffa and Mach deals

Signage manufacturer Eagle has secured a number of prestigious new contracts.
11 May 2009

'Mr Turnberry' comes to the fore

Alistair Beggs' Open preview hails Turnberry's long-serving greenkeeper.
9 May 2009

Troon to manage Sequoyah National

September opening for RTJ2-designed North Carolina course.
8 May 2009

ClubCar partners with solar firm

Cart manufacturer ClubCar has formed an alliance with Danish firm SolarDrive.
8 May 2009

Carrick voted ASGCA president

Canadian architect hopes to promote social and environmental benefits of golf.
8 May 2009

Rees Jones track for Bahamas island

Ground has been broken on the first PGA Village development outside the US.
8 May 2009

EIFG and Toro give survey incentive

A year's use of a Toro Pro Force debris blower is on offer for filling out a survey.
8 May 2009

Sustainable development roadmap

GEO is working on a set of guidelines for sustainable golf development.
8 May 2009

Arnie: golf to prosper post recession

Golf will emerge from the global recession stronger than ever, says Arnold Palmer.
7 May 2009

Webster's Kingsfield course opens

Kingsfield, a new nine hole golf course facility in Scotland, has opened.
6 May 2009

Golfers still prefer shorter courses

Only two per cent of golfers prefer to play courses of more than 7,000 yards.
6 May 2009

Cog Hill reopens renewed Dubsdread

Famous Chicago course to reopen on 15 May after Rees Jones renovation.
5 May 2009

Golfers managing costs down

US golfers are dealing with the downturn by trading down to cheaper courses.
5 May 2009

Open to return to Muirfield

The Open Championship will return to Muirfield in 2013, after an eleven year gap.
5 May 2009

Green selling point for golf

Addressing environmental concerns can be a marketing spur for courses.
5 May 2009

EGCOA returns to Amsterdam

2009 conference to take place from 2-4 December in the Netherlands.
5 May 2009

New look for Orchard Hills

New Jersey nine holer to be renovated by architect Robert McNeil.
5 May 2009

Mike Davis talks about Bethpage

USGA director discusses course changes and preparation for the coming US Open.
30 April 2009

Interview: Golfplan

With Fream taking a back seat, will Golfplan continue its pioneering work?
30 April 2009

Wolf Point Club

St Andrews, Texas? Adam Lawrence visits a linksy heaven on the Gulf Coast.
29 April 2009

Swanston reopens after renovation

Edinburgh course has been renovated by local architects Lumsden and Tait.
28 April 2009

May opening for PGA Sweden resort

Date set for debut of new Kyle Phillips course outside Malmö.
28 April 2009

Player pays final visit to Saadiyat

As opening nears, Gary Player has paid a final examination visit to Saadiyat Beach.
27 April 2009

New practice facility at the Cliffs

South Carolina is new home for Aussie teaching institute.
27 April 2009

Kemper unveils new green initiative

Management company KemperSports has launched a new environmental initiative.
24 April 2009

Gary Koch reflects on Mystic Dunes

Architect Gary Koch visits the course he created almost eight years ago.
24 April 2009

Bayonet GC hosts fundraiser

The Shivas Irons Society invites public to annual fundraising tournament.
24 April 2009

First sowings at Cropvale

Barenbrug sows first amenity trial plots at UK research site in Worcestershire.
24 April 2009

Consulting firm comes to Asia

Jeff Puchalski sets up FORE Golf Asia to tackle golf development issues.
24 April 2009

Fire heats up Jumeirah progress

Second course at Dubai resort done; will open alongside World Championship.
24 April 2009

French Lick opens Pete Dye course

New Pete Dye golf course at French Lick Resort officially opens for play on 24 April.
23 April 2009

Course changes at Turnberry

Ailsa Course prepares for Open Championship by enhancing holes.
23 April 2009

Sanctuary award for Black Diamond

Audubon International commends course for environmental efforts.
23 April 2009

Web service recruits managers

EGCOA backs recruitment solution from Colt Mackenzie McNair.
23 April 2009

Amateur gets home golf facility

Success for first Southwest and Nicklaus Design project.
22 April 2009

Sunset Valley beats decline

Robert McNeil leads renovation project at Sunset Valley Golf Course in New Jersey.
17 April 2009

TPL will build course in Oman

First course at Al Madina A’Zarqa to be designed by Anglo-Aussie firm.
16 April 2009

Patriot ready for autumn debut

The Robert Trent Jones II-designed Patriot course will open in August/September.
16 April 2009

Ballyhack to open in June

Lester George-designed Virginia retreat is in final stages of grow-in
16 April 2009

Harrington will play at Baltray

Padraig Harrington has confirmed he will play this year’s Irish Open.
15 April 2009

Innovative mowers unveiled

Ransomes Jacobsen and its American affiliate launch a range of new products.
15 April 2009

Machrihanish Dunes bought out

Southworth takes control of anticipated Scottish links ahead of July opening.
15 April 2009

IGRM grows turnaround division

Management company provides help for golf clubs struggling to survive downturn.
15 April 2009

Kemper to run Wisconsin muni

Leading management company takes on historic La Crosse course.
15 April 2009

Askernish hosts visiting scholars

Greenkeeping students head to Outer Hebrides to see lost Old Tom course.
9 April 2009

New environment policy at Burhill

UK operator Burhill Golf is aiming to enrich the environments of its ten courses.
9 April 2009

STRI to run environment awards

BIGGA's Golf Environment Competition has been relaunched.
8 April 2009

NJ National earns Audubon kudos

New Jersey National has been certified by the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary programme.
7 April 2009

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