ENGO Group installed TORO at Strawberry Fields
ENGO news - 26 January 2016
Strawberry Fields project was launched in the summer of 2014, it is located near the city of Lomonosov, appr. 30 minutes by car, west of St. Petersburg.
The project includes an 18-hole golf course with a golf academy and 70 real estate objects. The golf course architect is Jarri Rasinkangas, GolfArk (Finland), general contractor is "Lemminkäinen" (Finland).
Supply and installation of the irrigation system including pumps complex have been awarded to ENGO Group.
The works started in September 2014, and by the end of December the irrigation system for golf academy, driving range and holes 14 and 15 were completed, including pump station installation.
ENGO team has installed TORO decoder system controlled by LYNX software and for greens - the newest Infinity series sprinklers.
Works on the other holes have continued during 2015 and the first part of irrigation system was launched.
In 2015, ENGO succeeded to win the contract for sowing, grow-in and greenkeeping as well. Ron Kennedy was appointed as a Head Greenkeeper.
ENGO Group got a contract for supplying a full range of second-hand machinery for the golf course maintenance. All machines have operational time within 1500-2500 motohours, mostly TORO brand. This solution occurred as the most convenient and effective, providing quality refurbished and reliable machines.
Driving range was officially opened on June 23, 2015.
Last welding, and on October 30, 2015, the irrigation system mounting was completed.
The leader of experienced group of ENGO installers (20 people) was Stefan Bliska.
Video from the construction:
Video from the processes of sowing and greenkeeping: