Current Projects

Golf D’Atalayoun near Nador, Morocco is a world class 18 hole golf course and golf practice academy at the Royal Palace on the Mediterranean Sea.

The Admirals Club at Nine Dragons Golf Resort near Shanghai, China is a 27-hole resort course. It is an oceanfront golf course and is the centerpiece of a world class resort that includes three major hotels in the first phase. We have designed holes that run along the ocean, along the cliffs, up into the mountains and holes that are in the ocean, as we have built a 30 ft. high, two km. long retaining wall that connects the mainland to islands off the coast of China in the Pacific Ocean. We have created holes in the Pacific Ocean that have become oceanfront. They sold $25 million in golf memberships in the first 60 days and to date have sold over $125 million in memberships. Lot prices range from $2 million to $5 million. They received the Best Golf Course Design award in China and 2008 Course of the Year. Their website is www.963.org.cn.

Mar de Indias Golf & Beach Resort in Cartagena, Colombia will be an 18 hole championship resort golf course with ocean views. The course is cleverly routed to take full advantage of the natural beauty of the site creating panoramic vistas of the rolling hills, beautiful trees and the ocean. The course will have a great variety of holes with some playing downhill and some uphill. We also envision including an island par four green, a peninsula fairway and several multiple level fairways. The resort also includes a hotel, condos, residential areas, bungalows and spa.

Elizade Golf Course near Akure, Nigeria – a new 18 hole golf course, which will include two hotels. We designed the golf course for the world’ s largest Toyota dealer.

Lekki Beach Golf Resort in Lagos, Nigeria will be an 18 hole world class golf resort situated on the Atlantic Ocean. The golf course will be only the third golf course ever built in Lagos, Africa’ s most populated city. Membership is $250,000.00.

Bijao Golf Course, just outside of Panama City, Panama is a new golf course on the Pacific Ocean that is part of a residential community developed by Grupo Provivienda, the largest developer in Panama. Since Bijao opened in April 2010, Bijao has sold 62% of all the units sold on the Pacific Ocean in Panama.

Golf and its traditions have stood alone in the face of the high technological world in which we live. Golf course architects have strived to maintain the legacy and heritage of the game and continue to find ways to wed these traditions with the digitized, electronic, fast-paced, modern world. Through these traditions we have proven time and time again that factors such as value, quality, tradition and excellent service...
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Few decisions will impact the quality of a project as much as the selection of the design team. In my opening paragraphs on "Site Selection" I discussed the importance of selecting an appropriate project site and suggested various methods, including retaining design professionals. To obtain the best site...one capable of producing a quality golf course and enviable lifestyle for your market...
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For his design expertise, Ron has received numerous design accolades throughout his career including being awarded ‘Golf Designer of the Year’ by International Network of Golf. His educational background, a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Florida, with a specialization in turf grasses, has made him a leading authority in the golf industry. Ron was chosen to receive the University of Florida’s Distinguished Alumnus Award for 2003. Read More..