PRODUCT NEWS
Toro transforms pitch at Leicester City FC
12 Feb 2019 . BY Lauren Heath-Jones
Leicester City Football Club has installed Toro's Lynx central control system and Turf Guard wireless soil monitoring system at the King Power Stadium
Turf maintenance specialist Toro has completed a major overhaul of the pitch irrigation system at the King Power Stadium, home to Leicester City Football Club.

The club opted for the Toro Lynx central control system, an app-controlled system that is designed to enable facilities to manage its water and other resources. The system enables operators to keep all of their essential irrigation information in one place, and features a single, intuitive interface where users can track water usage, control irrigation and generate daily reports.

In addition, the club had the Turf Guard wireless soil monitoring system installed on each corner of the pitch, as well as 10 Infinity sprinklers around the perimeter of the pitch, and eight T7 sprinklers in the centre.

Simon Gibson, head groundsman at the King Power Stadium, says: "Expectations for sports surfaces are always high and the pressure for the best surface possible only ever increases. You've got to get the best results and you do with Toro. Its irrigation system delivered everything we asked for."
 


ADVERTISE . CONTACT US

Leisure Media, Portmill House, Portmill Lane,
Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG5 1DJ Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385

©Cybertrek 2019

ABOUT LEISURE MEDIA
LEISURE MEDIA MAGAZINES
LEISURE MEDIA HANDBOOKS
LEISURE MEDIA WEBSITES
LEISURE MEDIA PRODUCT SEARCH
PRINT SUBSCRIPTIONS
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTIONS
 
Leisure Management - Toro Commercial Products: Toro transforms pitch at Leicester City FC
23 Feb 2019 Leisure Management: daily news and jobs
 
 
HOME
JOBS
NEWS
FEATURES
PRODUCTS
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTION
PRINT SUBSCRIPTION
ADVERTISE
CONTACT US
Sign up for FREE ezine
Product news

12 Feb 2019

Toro transforms pitch at Leicester City FC

Supplier: Toro Commercial Products
More Toro Commercial Products details


Toro transforms pitch at Leicester City FC

Leicester City Football Club has installed Toro's Lynx central control system and Turf Guard wireless soil monitoring system at the King Power Stadium
Turf maintenance specialist Toro has completed a major overhaul of the pitch irrigation system at the King Power Stadium, home to Leicester City Football Club.

The club opted for the Toro Lynx central control system, an app-controlled system that is designed to enable facilities to manage its water and other resources. The system enables operators to keep all of their essential irrigation information in one place, and features a single, intuitive interface where users can track water usage, control irrigation and generate daily reports.

In addition, the club had the Turf Guard wireless soil monitoring system installed on each corner of the pitch, as well as 10 Infinity sprinklers around the perimeter of the pitch, and eight T7 sprinklers in the centre.

Simon Gibson, head groundsman at the King Power Stadium, says: "Expectations for sports surfaces are always high and the pressure for the best surface possible only ever increases. You've got to get the best results and you do with Toro. Its irrigation system delivered everything we asked for."


Supplier: Toro Commercial Products
St Neots Cambridgeshire UK
Manufacturer of turf maintenance products such as irrigation systems and mowers.

Web: www.toro.com
More Toro Commercial Products details

Product news
Baux creates plant-based acoustic panels   22 Feb 2019

Baux creates plant-based acoustic panels

Baux, an acoustic products brand based in Sweden, has developed a line of biodegradable acoustic panels, using a plant-based material called Baux Acoustic Pulp.

Volvo partners with Reef Lab Designs to encourage ocean biodiversity   20 Feb 2019

Volvo partners with Reef Lab Designs to encourage ocean biodiversity

Car manufacturer Volvo has partnered with the Sydney Institute of Marine Science and Reef Design Lab to create an environmentally-friendly 'living' seawall along Sydney harbour.

Odeon Oslo to become world's first 5G-based cinema   19 Feb 2019

Odeon Oslo to become world's first 5G-based cinema

An Odeon cinema is set to become the world's first 5G-based cinema.

Immotion reveals details of new Merlin partnerships   19 Feb 2019

Immotion reveals details of new Merlin partnerships

UK VR agency Immotion has released details of its extended partnership with Merlin Entertainments.

David Rockwell partners with Jim Thompson for dream-inspired fabric collection   19 Feb 2019

David Rockwell partners with Jim Thompson for dream-inspired fabric collection

Renowned architect David Rockwell has created a collection of fabrics with long-time collaborator Jim Thompson.

Water inspires Zaha Hadid Design x Rosenthal collaboration   18 Feb 2019

Water inspires Zaha Hadid Design x Rosenthal collaboration

Zaha Hadid Design has partnered with porcelain manufacturer Rosenthal to create a new collection of vases.

Elemis expands Superfood range   18 Feb 2019

Elemis expands Superfood range

Elemis has expanded its Superfood range to include four new products, including a multi-use hydrating mist, a jelly exfoliator and two treatment masks.

Elemental Herbology announces All Saints Spa partnership   18 Feb 2019

Elemental Herbology announces All Saints Spa partnership

Elemental Herbology has announced a new spa partnership with the All Saints Spa in Suffolk.

Company profile


Gantner Ticketing

Syx Automations was established in 1990.

View full profile>>

Catalogue gallery


Featured Supplier

EXF supports Third Space to create London’s largest functional training space at The Yard

EXF supports Third Space to create London’s largest functional training space at The Yard

Bespoke fitness manufacturer EXF has extended its relationship with Third Space, by supplying the luxury fitness group with London’s largest functional training rig at its Canary Wharf club. More>>




in this issue

• UK Sport relaxes 'no compromise' stance
• Orangetheory hits billion revenue landmark
• Thameside manor resort gets green light



Latest jobs

Jobs Search



Personal Trainer
Salary: 100% of your PT earnings
Location: Harrow on the Hill, Harrow, UK
Company: The Gym Group
Personal Trainer / Fitness Trainer
Salary: 100% of your PT earnings
Location: Carlisle, UK
Company: The Gym Group
Personal Trainer / Fitness Trainer
Salary: 100% of your PT earnings
Location: Tottenham, London, UK
Company: The Gym Group
Diary dates
Powered by leisurediary.com




24-25 Feb 2019

International Manufacturers & Distributors Forum

ExCeL, London, United Kingdom


24-25 Feb 2019

Active Wellness

ExCeL London, London, United Kingdom



Leisure Management magazine 2018 issue 1
Leisure Management
2018 issue 1

View issue contents
View on turning pages
Download PDF
  Interview: Katy Bowman
In her latest book, the biomechanist and author explains why we need to widen our spectrum of movement and connect with our inner hunter-gatherer More>>
  Tourism: Transforming Istria
In Istria, Croatia, tourism firm Maistra is changing the face of hospitality in the region, with a series of intriguing design-led hotels. As its most ambitious hotel project takes shape, Professor Terry Stevens finds out more More>>


Leisure Management magazine 2016 issue 1

Leisure Management
2016 issue 1

View issue contents
View turning pages
Download PDF
  Thermal Spa: Taking the waters
Magali Robathan met the key people behind the Gainsborough Bath Spa More>>
  Last word: Nature’s bounty
FairWild is setting standards in the harvesting of wild ingredients More>>


Published by The Leisure Media Company Ltd Portmill House, Portmill Lane, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1DJ. Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385 | Contact us | About us | © Cybertrek Ltd