Date: Thursday, November 14, 2013
The 2014 Hunter irrigation catalog 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 catalog 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 catalog click here.
Date: Friday, September 27, 2013
Del Mar Thoroughbred Club has selected Hunter as the irrigation manufacturer of choice for their upcoming installation of a new turf course. The seaside racing headquarters, known for its cool Pacific Ocean breezes and its world-class Thoroughbred racing, is located in Del Mar, about 20 miles north of San Diego. and was designed in conjunction with Steve Baker of Independent Irrigation located in Oceanside, CA. Giving way to a larger, 80 ft. wide turf course, the project provides for future opportunities...
Date: Monday, September 23, 2013
Hunter Industries has joined forces with Raise the River, a collaborative effort among nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and community groups. Raise the river aims to raise $10 million by 2017 in order to reconnect the Colorado River to its delta in Mexico. Hunter’s commitment to this project has included the funding of a pilot restoration project for riparian habitat along the delta managed by the Sonoran Institute and title sponsorship of the Raise the River launch event.
Date: Wednesday, September 4, 2013
Featuring nearly 100 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...
Date: Thursday, August 29, 2013
Hunter Industries has once again partnered with the U.S. Soccer Foundation, a major charitable arm of soccer to support their annual grant program. The U.S. Soccer Foundation's partners resource center is a one-stop resource network for municipalities, schools, and recreation groups interested in developing soccer fields and associated programs. Hunter Industries is proud to be the foundation's exclusive partner for irrigation equipment.
Grants are typically awarded in the form of credit with the...
Date: Monday, August 19, 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: Tuesday, July 23, 2013
We are proud to announce that all of our AC powered controllers will carry the WaterSense label when paired with the appropriate Solar Sync sensor. With numerous user friendly features available on the X-Core, Pro-C, I-Core and ACC product lines, there is a Hunter WaterSense labeled controller built to fit any landscape irrigation system.
Hunter is the first Irrigation Manufacturer to receive approval on such a wide array of smart controllers under the strict testing guidelines put in place by the EPA....
Date: Monday, July 22, 2013
Hunter has been a longtime supporter of PLANET events such as PLANET Career Days where collegiate irrigation students learn about advanced irrigation topics and compete in troubleshooting and installation contests. PLANET also sponsors the nation’s largest landscaping volunteer day to improve the appearance of our nation’s most hallowed resting place - Arlington National Cemetery.
Each year, several hundred volunteers (limited to 500) from across the country descend on Arlington National Cemetery to...
Date: Thursday, July 11, 2013
In an effort to help industry professionals attend the WaterSmart Innovations Conference and Expo, Hunter is co-sponsoring a scholarship fund available for several recipients in conjunction with Ewing Irrigation.
To qualify, applicants must submit a letter from their supervisor documenting that the scholarship is necessary for the employee to be authorized to travel, using this online application. Applicants also must write a brief essay explaining how they will use the education they will receive at WSI...
Date: Friday, June 21, 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...