TAG: Irrigation Consulting

The Irrigation Hall of Fame

November 15, 2019By
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The NFL has one. So does Major League Baseball and the NBA. One day, hopefully, there will be an Irrigation Hall of Fame, a place where the incredible innovations we’ve seen over the decades can be shared and celebrated. Over my 25-year career, BrightView has been a strong supporter of continuous education and professional development. In my time with the... read more

Vinchesi, Lynch named ASIC Fellows

June 23, 2014By

The American Society of Irrigation Consultants (ASIC), named two ASIC Fellows (FASIC) at its annual conference in Portland, Ore.: Irrigation consultants Brian Vinchesi with Irrigation Consulting, in Pepperell, Mass., and Brendan Lynch, with Lynch & Associates, in Annapolis, Md. Vinchesi and Lynch join a group of irrigation practitioners recognized for their leadership, professionalism and commitment to independent irrigation development, design... read more

IA members aid U.S. National Arboretum’s Grass Roots exhibit

May 5, 2014By

Construction on the U.S. National Arboretum’s Grass Roots exhibit is underway. Since the groundbreaking ceremony last fall, the Irrigation Association (IA) and several members have donated expertise and equipment to the initiative. The 1.3-acre exhibit is the centerpiece of the larger Grass Roots Initiative, a four-year program that examines the environmental, economic, aesthetic and recreational benefits of turfgrass in landscapes,... read more

Water Wise 2010: Part 2

November 1, 2010By

As water becomes scarce, irrigation certification may be the sales edge that eliminates the competition. And for lessons on using water more efficiently and reclaimed water as a resource, look to California and Arizona.   Certification: The professional edge As water use becomes a bigger issue, certification may be required. A california landscape company placed a bid on a contract with a... read more