News

Latest Dennis and SISIS Bowls Seminar is Successful

Dennis and SISIS have brought their spring 2013 series of educational events to a close with the recent bowls seminar at Meole Brace Bowling Club in Shrewsbury. Committed to educating greenkeepers on how to maintain and look after bowling greens, the British manufacturer was pleased with the event which attracted more than 50 people including a mix of technical presentations and demonstrations ‘on the green'.
3 April 2013

Dennis and SISIS choose Fusion Media to Handle PR Account

Dennis and SISIS, divisions of the Howardson Group, a leading British manufacturer of innovative world class turf maintenance equipment, has announced a new strategic partnership with Fusion Media (Europe) Limited that will include working together on a variety of PR and digital media projects for both brands.
2 April 2013

Dennis and SISIS not out for 100!

Dennis and SISIS scored a well-earned ‘6' with over 150 delegates attending their recent Seminar at The Brightonandhovejobs.com County Ground. The programme for the day was kicked off by the company's Area Sales Manager, Robert Jack, who welcomed delegates and thanked the event's sponsors for their additional support.
29 March 2013

Aeration Brings Greens Up To Speed

Sitting alongside one of the largest man-made lakes in Europe, Rutland Water Golf Club offers the golfer 18 holes on the championship Normanton Course and 9 par 3 holes on the Hambleton course. The club did have standing water issues on greens, but following the acquisition of a Sisis Javelin Aer-Aid 1500, Head Greenkeeper, Dan Wren reports a dramatic improvement.
12 March 2013

Dennis & SISIS are Sussex bound to start their 2013 seminar programme

Cricket Groundsmen will shortly have the opportunity to refresh their education on how to maintain their pitches, courtesy of Dennis & SISIS. The company are once again showing their commitment to turf professionals by staging a seminar in conjunction with Andy Mackay, host and Head Groundsman at Sussex County Cricket Club, in Hove on Thursday 28th February 2013.
30 January 2013

Going for growth at Truro Golf Club

Truro Golf Club Head Greenkeeper, Jim Sheehan, is a long way from his Liverpool roots and West Derby Golf Club where he first encountered the Sisis name. In August of this year he took delivery of a Sisis Variseeder 1300 with standard discharge roller and also a Multitiner 1.8m aerator and immediately put them to work.
13 December 2012

Dennis & SISIS Run Golf Machinery Roadshow

Responding to popular demand by golf clubs and Greenkeepers on the Isle of Man, Dennis & SISIS recently took to the road again. The company's ‘Golf Machinery Roadshow' was held at three venues with the Dennis/SISIS team putting together a practical hands-on demonstration of their equipment to a total gathering of over 50 people at Douglas Golf Course.
10 December 2012

Dennis & SISIS On Show At BTME 2013

At BTME 2013 Dennis and Sisis will be exhibiting the Sisis Rotorake TM1000, this popular tractor mounted scarifier gives the user a combination of scarification and linear aeration allied with heavy duty power to control and remove thatch, reduce standing water and improve filtration. To maintain the ideal depth of scarification, the weight of the collection box and any material is absorbed by the main frame on the front roller, independent from the reel.
22 November 2012

Dennis and Sisis host Swalec Cricket Groundsmans seminar

Continuing its commitment to thought provoking seminars, Dennis & SISIS recently held one for Cricket Groundsmen at the SWALEC Stadium in Cardiff. Keith Exton, Head Groundsman of Glamorgan CCC, together with his Chief Executive Alan Hamer welcomed over 130 delegates to the seminar, all no doubt keen to visit a test match ground and learn from the experts.
27 September 2012

Dennis & Sisis To Launch New Ride-On Brush System At Saltex

Dennis and SISIS will again be exhibiting and demonstrating their range of world class turf maintenance equipment at Saltex 2012. Visitors to the stand will be able to view an upgraded and improved version of the SISIS ride-on brush system which is designed specifically for the maintenance of synthetic surfaces.
6 August 2012

Dennis & Sisis Deliver Superb Seminars

Committed to educating greenkeepers on how to maintain and look after bowling greens, Dennis and Sisis delivered two extremely informative, educational and interactive seminars to greenkeepers in Scotland and England.
1 May 2012

Dennis & Sisis Seminar Heads For Northampton

Following their recent highly successful series of bowling green maintenance seminars in teh north of England and western Scotland, Dennis and Sisis are pleased to announce their next Seminar will take place on Wednesday 23rd May 2012 in Northampton.
25 April 2012

Dennis & SISIS Turfcare Seminar A Success

The 2012 Dennis and Sisis Turf Care Seminar programme sailed into the Isle of Man with a very successful and well attended day at the Ballafletcher Sports Club. Dennis & Sisis were pleased with the event and their well proven format certainly drew in the crowds. Over 70 people attended the day which encompassed a mix of technical presentations and demonstrations ‘on the pitch'.
5 April 2012

SISIS at Ampleforth College

Ampleforth College in North Yorkshire is the largest private Catholic mixed boarding school in the UK, and is sometimes referred to as the “Catholic Eton”. It first opened in 1802 and is run by the Benedictine monks of Ampleforth Abbey, the Community of St.Laurence, who can trace their origins back nearly 1000 years to medieval Westminster.
28 February 2012

Spiker Slitter for ultra dwarf greens

Using the Spiker Slitter on our Ultra Dwarf greens has proved very successful, particularly during periods of high play. Ultra Dwarf grasses are dense so using a Spiker Slitter between regular aerating improves air and water exchange. With the Spiker Slitter and Twinplay set on my tractor I can do all 18 greens in 2-3 hours.
28 February 2012

50% reduction in fairway thatch at the cliffs communites

The Cliffs Communities, nestling at the foot of The Blue Ridge Mountains between North and South Carolina, offers the highest standards of luxury living combined with wonderful golf courses. The Cliffs at High Carolina will soon be home to the first Tiger Woods' designed golf course in the USA.
28 February 2012

The fields at Hillcrest High just better & better

The athletics facilities at Hillcrest High School in Simpsonville, SC, were built in the 1950's and are Bermuda, overseeded with perennial rye. The fields had never been verticut so a deep thatch layer had built up. With the level of play there was also considerable compaction.
28 February 2012

Sold on the spot!

It is always satisfying when a demonstration goes well - but we can't beat our experience at Golden Hills Country Club in Lexington, SC. Supt. Chad Berry was so impressed with the SISIS Multislit deep slicer on its prototype attachment frame for Cushman trucksters, that he bought (and paid for) the lot on the spot!
28 February 2012

SISIS Auto-Rotorake "Most effective treatment"

Five years ago SISIS North America was delighted to supply an Auto-Rotorake to the University of Florida. The Auto-Rotorake fitted with the verticutting reel was the only de-thatcher used for a research project into UltraDwarf grasses. The Auto-Rotorake has proved very reliable over the length of the project and was found to be the most effective treatment for the removal and control of the build-up of excess organic matter.
28 February 2012

New export sales manager

SISIS Equipment (Macclesfield) Limited are delighted to announce the appointment of Ewen WIlson as their Exports Sales Manager. Ewen has worked for the Company for 26 years as their demonstrator in Scotland and Northern Ireland and, in addition, has undertaken many demonstration trips overseas.
28 February 2012

 
 
 
 
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