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WRITTEN ON Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 BY Tim AND STORED IN Our projects, Tim Lobb, Travels

  This week Tim Lobb of TPL visited our Dubai Golf City project in the UAE to inspect earthworks for the remaining 4 holes to be constructed. Remobilisation of the construction works had commenced a few weeks previous. With the strong elevation changes across the site and ‘core golf’ master planning philosophy we think that [...]


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WRITTEN ON Thursday, February 5th, 2015 BY Tim AND STORED IN Ross Perrett, Tim Lobb, Travels

Thomson Perrett & Lobb will again attend the world’s leading golf business event, the Golf Industry Show, next February. The 2015 show is being held in a new venue, San Antonio in Texas, and Lobb said he was excited to be able to exhibit for a second year. “GIS is where the global golf course industry [...]


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WRITTEN ON Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 BY Tim AND STORED IN Our projects, Tim Lobb, Travels

  Design firm Thomson Perrett & Lobb joined by other top consultants for Garden City Golf Estate project in Nigerian oil capital. London-based golf design firm Thomson Perrett & Lobb has begun construction on the Garden City Golf Estate course in Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Garden City will be thesecond golf course in the city, the [...]


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WRITTEN ON Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 BY Tim AND STORED IN Golf News, Our projects, Tim Lobb, Travels

  TPL visited our NEWGIZA project in Cairo last week to review progress and inspect holes 10 and 18 in preparation for grassing to commence.     The fourth hole will be an amazing par 3 of about 140 yards playing from a high tee down to a green some 25m lower in an old quarry [...]


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WRITTEN ON Friday, March 21st, 2014 BY Tim AND STORED IN Tim Lobb, Travels

    Thomson Perrett & Lobb have been actively working in the Middle East for ten years and looks forward to attending and contributing to the HSBC Golf Business Forum in Abu Dhabi in late April. With projects completed or on going in UAE, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Algeria TPL’s Middle Eastern experience has [...]


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WRITTEN ON Wednesday, January 29th, 2014 BY Tim AND STORED IN Peter Thomson, Press Releases, Ross Perrett, Tim Lobb, Travels

  London, 29 January 2014: Thomson Perrett & Lobb, the design firm founded by five times Open Champion Peter Thomson, is to exhibit at the Golf Industry Show in Orlando, the world’s leading trade show for the golf course industry, in February. “We have been attending GIS for several years,” said TPL’s London-based principal Tim [...]


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WRITTEN ON Tuesday, December 31st, 2013 BY Tim AND STORED IN Golf News, Tim Lobb, Travels

At the end of the year it is always great to reflect on our achievements and identify areas where we could improve. 2013 certainly saw an increase of projects going into construction and with that, an abundance of air travel to service these projects. Just looking through the diary makes it is easy to list [...]


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WRITTEN ON Saturday, October 12th, 2013 BY Tim AND STORED IN Tim Lobb, Top Courses, Travels

Tim Lobb recently visited Iceland be a guest speaker at the Icelandic Groundsman & Greenkeepers Association conference. He spoke about TPL’s experience on successfully renovating existing golf courses and how this could help Icelandic golf courses. Bruce Jamieson also gave an interesting lecture on green aeration as well as Charles Gregory of Toro introducing new [...]


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WRITTEN ON Friday, July 5th, 2013 BY Tim AND STORED IN Peter Thomson, Press Releases, Tim Lobb, Travels

CNN Living Golf recently travelled with TPL to Jersey to film a piece on Harry Vardon and Ted Ray. Both Vardon and Ray grew up on the links at Royal Jersey Golf Club and became two of the most successful golfers of all time.   The link below shows the Harry Vardon clip:   http://edition.cnn.com/video/?/video/sports/2013/07/04/living-golf-jersey-vardon-ray.cnn#/video/sports/2013/07/04/living-golf-jersey-vardon-ray.cnn [...]


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WRITTEN ON Tuesday, March 19th, 2013 BY Tim AND STORED IN Andrew Goosen, Our projects, Tim Lobb, Travels

TPL visited our 18 hole golf course project in Calabar, Nigeria to meet with the client and appointed golf course contractor – Bouman Golf prior to construction commencement in the coming weeks.       The first five holes of the golf course layout meanders through an existing and stunning rubber tree plantation. The terrain is [...]


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