COURSE
RENOVATION

For many golf course architects, renovation, redesign and/or restoration projects at existing golf courses form a large part of their portfolio. Elements of golf courses have a limited lifecycle, and trends change, making this type of work essential for clubs that want to continue to attract golfers and remain competitive in their local markets.

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Serafin in progress with renovation at Little Turtle
News | Wed 17 Oct, 2018

Serafin in progress with renovation at Little Turtle

Architect renovates Dye course at Ohio club as part of a residential development project.

Fort Lauderdale appoints Schulties to renovate North course
News | Tue 16 Oct, 2018

Fort Lauderdale appoints Schulties to renovate North course

Architect to create ‘vastly different course’ following membership approval and funding.

TPC Kuala Lumpur’s updated West course welcomes CIMB Classic
News | Thu 11 Oct, 2018

TPC Kuala Lumpur’s updated West course welcomes CIMB Classic

Parslow and Winter complete 10-month project on Malaysian layout ahead of PGA Tour event.

Belfair’s East course reopens following four-month renovation project
News | Tue 09 Oct, 2018

Belfair’s East course reopens following four-month renovation project

South Carolina club updates greens, fairways and bunkers as part of $20 million investment.

Long Cove reopens following restoration of Pete Dye’s design intent
News | Mon 08 Oct, 2018

Long Cove reopens following restoration of Pete Dye’s design intent

South Carolina club debuts revitalised course following project by long-time Dye associate Bobby Weed.

Pinnacle course at Troon North reopens with new greens and bunkers
News | Fri 05 Oct, 2018

Pinnacle course at Troon North reopens with new greens and bunkers

Arizona club uses GPS technology to update green complexes to Tom Weiskopf’s original design.

O’Callaghan completes bunker renovation at Friendly Hills
News | Tue 02 Oct, 2018

O’Callaghan completes bunker renovation at Friendly Hills

Los Angeles club addresses issues with aesthetics, playability, maintenance and accessibility.

Palmer team completes first phase of renovation at The Saticoy Club
News | Fri 28 Sep, 2018

Palmer team completes first phase of renovation at The Saticoy Club

California club remodels bunkers, removes trees and expands fairways to improve playability.

Renaissance in progress with Washington G&CC renovation
News | Thu 27 Sep, 2018

Renaissance in progress with Washington G&CC renovation

Eric Iversen transforming course elements and making small routing changes to Virginia layout.

David Williams reworks three holes on Ballesteros nine at Pedreña
News | Mon 24 Sep, 2018

David Williams reworks three holes on Ballesteros nine at Pedreña

Architect will also renovate two more holes on the Spanish club’s Harry Colt-designed course.

Jacksonville Beach course to reopen following Minchew renovation
News | Thu 20 Sep, 2018

Jacksonville Beach course to reopen following Minchew renovation

Architect focuses on playability and issues relating to effluent water supply at Florida municipal.

Rivermead appoints Jeff Mingay for renovation project
News | Tue 18 Sep, 2018

Rivermead appoints Jeff Mingay for renovation project

Quebec club aims to improve course infrastructure and restore elements of the original design.

Dudsbury progresses with bunker rebuild following successful trial
News | Wed 12 Sep, 2018

Dudsbury progresses with bunker rebuild following successful trial

Dorset club expects to reduce maintenance burden with artificial turf edging and liner.

New Jeffrey Brauer layout to open at Tempest Golf Club
News | Mon 10 Sep, 2018

New Jeffrey Brauer layout to open at Tempest Golf Club

Former Southern Hills club in Texas has been completely rebuilt and rebranded.

LATEST
MAGAZINE

The October 2018 issue of Golf Course Architecture is out now!
Magazine, News | Thu 18 Oct, 2018

The October 2018 issue of Golf Course Architecture is out now!

Featuring the new JCB course in England designed by Robin Hiseman of European Golf Design.

Gopher Watch Competition – October 2018
Gopher Watch, News | Thu 18 Oct, 2018

Gopher Watch Competition – October 2018

Which course has Sandy the gopher visited this month?

FEATURE
ARTICLES

“It all started with this vision to return to their roots”
Interview | Richard Humphreys

“It all started with this vision to return to their roots”

Andrew Green discusses how he restored original features of the Donald Ross design at Inverness Club.

The return of the straight line in course architecture
Feature | Adam Lawrence

The return of the straight line in course architecture

Adam Lawrence tries to explain the appeal of geometric features on golf courses.

Links at Perry Cabin: Pete Dye’s final act
On site | Anthony Pioppi

Links at Perry Cabin: Pete Dye’s final act

Anthony Pioppi visits the last golf course design in which Dye has played an active part.

Skövde: Two out of three ain’t bad
On site | Adam Lawrence

Skövde: Two out of three ain’t bad

Adam Lawrence visits Christian Lundin’s rebuild of a smalltown course in Sweden.

Fighting hurricanes and making positive changes at Quail West
Interview | Sean Dudley

Fighting hurricanes and making positive changes at Quail West

Architect Drew Rogers talks to GCA about his recent work at club in Florida.

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