MJ Abbott

Installation of new Toro irrigation system

Royal Portrush Golf Club, Northern Ireland

Project summary

New irrigation system for the iconic Dunluce Links

MJ Abbott secured the contract to install a new irrigation system at Royal Portrush Golf Club following a tender and interview process. The irrigation system design and tender process was undertaken by Adrian Mortram.

The scope of work included:

  • 690m³ Vulcan water storage tank complete with new borehole transfer pipework
  • 125m³/hr pump station designed and fabricated in-house by MJ Abbott
  • Installation of mainlines pipework and replacement irrigation to greens, approaches, greens surrounds, fairways, tees and walkways to both the Dunluce Links and the Valley Links
  • The system utilises Toro irrigation equipment
  • The system includes Toro GDC Site Pro control system, weather station and radio remote control.

MJ Abbott continue to service and maintain the system.