Company Profile

Southern Golf was established in 1972, and since then has specialised in the construction of golf courses and any associated works including the supply and installation of irrigation systems.  Examples of some of the areas of work we undertake are as follows:

  • Setting out and surveying of the golf courseGray Bear #18
  • Site and tree clearance
  • Bulk earthworks
  • Lake construction and lining
  • Shaping of the golf course and golf features
  • Construction of greens, tees and bunkers to USGA specification
  • Construction of buggy paths/maintenance roads
  • Supply and  install irrigation systems, pump sets and pump houses
  • Install storm and field drainage
  • Cultivate, fertilise and seed or plant the golf course

Southern Golf is a very experienced and well-respected contractor and has built many fine golf courses for many of the leading European and American Golf Architects.  We have established a reputation for the very high quality of our workmanship and for our ability to undertake substantial contracts and to deliver them on time and on budget.  We are always interested in potential new work, and if you are interested in Southern Golf tendering or negotiating to construct your new golf course we would be very pleased to have further details of the construction programme and scope of works.

Southern Golf has organisational abilities to cope with large and complex contracts, and in some specific circumstances we can also offer a construction management service, and provide qualified and experienced people such as senior contract managers, shapers, finishers, irrigation technicians etc, on the basis of a monthly fee.

Southern Golf has worked in over twenty countries on a wide range of contract sites and has coped with building golf courses in sandy links land, peat bogs, alpine meadows, clay, rock, and flood plains, plus widely varying climatic conditions.  We are also experienced in working in environmentally and ecologically sensitive areas, understand the importance of working as team members with the client and associated consultants.  We have established offices in the UK and Portugal and registered companies in Ireland, Cyprus and Oman.