Date: Tuesday, 15 April, 2014
A short radius version of the popular MP Rotator product family, the MP800SR, is now available. This new MP Rotator extends the product line's ability to reach radius settings as low as 1.8 m, while also reaching 3.5 m at the maximum radius setting.
The MP800SR was designed for short radius irrigation needs while retaining all of the features and benefits of the current MP Rotator line, including high distribution uniformity, wind-resistant streams, debris-resistant double-pop, and construction with the...
Date: Tuesday, 7 January, 2014
Hunter's new family of pressure-compensating drip emitters expands options for micro irrigation. Available in three convenient inlets: self-piercing barb, 10/32 thread, and 1/2" female thread. The barb and 10⁄32 thread models are available in 2, 4, 8, 15, 23 l/hr models and the ½" female threaded models are available in 4 and 8 l/hr.
This wide range of flow rates provides the individual plants and trees the optimal amount of water from a single emitter, regardless of pressure. Emitters are color-coded for...
Date: Thursday, 19 December, 2013
If you feel like you need to work smarter, not harder, consider adding remotes to the controllers on your next job. Remotes improve your productivity without adding extra personnel or hours. With remote operation, you can eliminate wasted time spent walking back to the controller to stop or start a manual watering cycle. Use remotes for:
Initial set up: Once the installation is complete, remotes can increase the speed of flushing lines and making fine-tune sprinkler adjustments. Save time by eliminating...
Date: Saturday, 16 November, 2013
Hunter Industries announces that Barry Pedler, who oversees Hunter Industries’ international sales efforts, has been promoted to Vice President, International Sales as a part of Hunter increased support for international customers.
"We are pleased to announce this well-deserved promotion for Barry Pedler," said Greg Hunter, President of Hunter Industries. "Mr. Pedler and his team lead the industry in producing world-class customer service and sales results. His participation as a Vice President will help...
Date: Thursday, 14 November, 2013
The 2014 Hunter irrigation catalogue is now available as a downloadable or interactive PDF for quick and easy access to our innovative products. It includes easy-to-read charts, product features, advanced features, operating specifications and specification builders. The catalogue is available in a digital "turn page" format and mobile-friendly format in different languages and can be seamlessly viewed on a variety of smartphones, tablets and PCs. To view the new catalogue click here.
Date: Wednesday, 4 September, 2013
Featuring product specific videos, the new Hunter video library offers users an easy way to find the information they need. Users are able to stream videos directly from the Hunter site or download the videos in both .wmv and .mov formats.
Videos are now delivered in four categories:
Product Guide: These videos introduce a product line or new product features, benefits, uses, and how to specify.
Built to...: Product or product line comparison videos highlighting the features and benefits of Hunter...
Date: Monday, 19 August, 2013
Hunter Industries announced a major enhancement to the popular I-Core advanced irrigation controller, with the release of its 3.0 operating system. The controller now has built-in compatibility with the Hunter Solar-Sync climate sensor, allowing automatic self-adjustment for changing weather conditions.
The new version of the I-Core controller features a Solar Sync dial position, and allows all sensor setup functions from the main control panel. The controller also permits a Solar Sync Delay feature,...
Date: Friday, 21 June, 2013
Given the need for training on the proper use of Hunter products, Hunter offers the Product Specialist Program, which consists of three levels of competency: Technician, Specialist, and Expert.
The Technician Level consists of 10 courses that provide an overview of the features included in Hunter products and how these features can be applied to real applications.
The Specialist Level, which was recently launched, focusses on a specific product and provides a deeper understanding of how the features work...
Date: Monday, 20 May, 2013
With a tradition of recognizing individuals who have made significant contributions to the irrigation industry, Hunter honors a select group of professionals annually to receive the award. The Trailblazer Award is meant to showcase professionals whose innovation, leadership, and forward thinking not only benefit Hunter Industries, but also the irrigation industry as a whole.
“Hunter’s Trailblazer award is one of the industry’s most coveted,” states past Trailblazer recipient and current Marketing...
Date: Wednesday, 20 February, 2013
After 19 years as Hunter Industries’ President and CEO, Richard Hunter is retiring. Effective immediately, the Board of Directors has appointed Greg Hunter President. Richard helped start Hunter with his father, Edwin, brother Paul, and sister Ann in the early 1980s. Under his leadership, Hunter Industries grew into one of the world’s most respected irrigation and landscape lighting manufacturers.
Richard Hunter said, “There is no better time than now for me to leave my post as President and CEO and...