Innovative landscaping material aims to boost health and safety at work

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Repetitive strain injury (RSI, also known as Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders (WRMSDs), lumbagos, articular cartilage damage … the landscaping business is prone to physical risks. To improve landscapers’ health and safety, a host of innovations aim to reduce pain induced by outdoor work. Review of the new landscaping material! Continue reading…

Landscape contractors: never underestimate the importance of equipment maintenance!

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If equipping landscaping contractor crews with correct work gear and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is obvious, the reasons for maintaining it are less so. This problem was discussed at Paysalia 2017 where S20 Equipments presented its innovation – a drying cabinet specifically designed to care for landscaping gear. S20 Equipments Sales Manager Cyrille Loiseau explains why it should be a crucial issue for landscape contractors. Continue reading…

6 start-ups to track as they build green cities for tomorrow’s world

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GreenTech is roaring ahead! Every day a galaxy of start-ups dedicated to developing green town planning are created. Fields include landscaping, water management optimisation and the design of new building materials. Discover our selection of innovating and inspirational start-ups to watch as they build the green cities of tomorrow. Continue reading…

Golf course maintenance: Golf Club Montreux’ greenkeeper on today’s key challenges

Golf course maintenance: Golf Club Montreux’ greenkeeper on today’s key challenges

From the green to the fairway, from hazards to bunkers, golf courses require specialized upkeep if they’re to remain fit for purpose. As such, most clubs have a dedicated greenkeeper, who plays an essential role in maintaining the course year-round. Marc Charrel, greenkeeper at Switzerland’s historic Golf Club Montreux, tells us more about golf course maintenance, as well as the issues it’s currently facing. Continue reading…