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Welcome to ATI

Aqua Turf International, Inc. was founded in 1996 with quality turf, landscape, and golf course playability as its primary goals as well as economic and environmental responsibility. Since then ATI has expanded and now has five offices and quality staff to serve all your irrigation needs worldwide. We utilize the latest software to assist in our landscape and golf course irrigation plans.

Over or under irrigating greatly detract from the golf experience as well as has a direct impact on the appearance of the turf quality and landscape as well as a tremendous effect on the playability of a golf course. The need for environmental protection as well as economic and labor efficiency require appropriately designed, installed, and operated irrigation systems. We specialize in:

  • Commercial and Landscape
  • Golf Courses
  • Athletic Fields and Parks
  • Cemeteries
  • Agriculture
  • GPS Mapping

Whether you have an old system in need of improvement or a new construction Aqua Turf International can help ensure your irrigation quality worldwide. An ATI-designed and planned irrigation system will:

  • Greatly Improve Turf and Landscape Health
  • Efficiently Utilize Power, Water, and Labor
  • Enhance Golf Course Playability
  • Extend System Life

Team Members

Jim Schumacher
Jim Schumacher
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Sean Hyduk

ATI Projects Worldwide

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Corporate Mission

Our Mission is to ensure quality turf and irrigation standards that meet or exceed the customer’s agronomic, economic and environmental needs while operating in a timely, efficient and cooperative manner.

Experience and Service

Decades of combined experience in irrigation design, construction, and operation give us the ability to design for almost any condition. Whether the application is the saltwater in the Bahamas, elevation changes in the mountains of Utah, or the desert of the Middle East, we have designed unique systems to meet these difficult challenges worldwide. ATI also has offices around the world staffed with qualified professionals to meet your irrigation and water management needs.


Recent Blogs

  • Xili Golf Club Irrigation Renovation – A Great Example For All

    Xili Golf Club Irrigation Renovation – A Great Example For All

    Xili Golf Club in Shenzhen, China has just commenced renovation of their 36 hole irrigation system.  The original system was in poor condition and a significantly limiting factor in the turf maintenance and course playability. The original system was in serious condition with the following limitations: Little or no automatic operation and control capability Limited coverage and irregular spacing No independent irrigation of greens from surrounds Failing pipe, fittings and valves Once of the two pump stations completely antiquated and undersized. Undersized mainline   Also, water use restrictions have recently been imposed and the cost of water was increased due…

  • Thai Country Club Uses POGO and Hand Watering To Precisely Apply Greens Irrigation

    Thai Country Club Uses POGO and Hand Watering To Precisely Apply Greens Irrigation

    Brian Distel, Golf Course Superintendent at Thai Country Club in Bangkok, Thailand has implemented a new and advanced method of managing the irrigation of the green on a daily basis at Thai Country Club.  The greens are only irrigated by the sprinklers when fertilizer or chemicals are watered in or after cultural practices are performed on Mondays.  All other irrigation during the week is only applied using quick couplers to just the areas in need.  The process begins with accurate and timely soil moisture readings from his portable POGO Soil Moisture Sensors. The process has been extremely effective providing the…

  • Xili Golf Club – Drone Technology Takes Irrigation Design To the Next Level

    Xili Golf Club – Drone Technology Takes Irrigation Design To the Next Level

    An accurate and effective irrigation design starts with an accurate base map.  This is especially true on existing courses.  In the past the base maps for existing courses were really only available through a few alternatives, many of which expensive. Traditional Ground Survey GPS Mapping Aerial photography Google Maps or Other Satellite Images All of these have some limitations such as: Traditional Ground Survey – Costly, time consuming and lacking detail since no image is included. GPS Mapping – Costly, time consuming and lacking detail since no image is included, accuracy can also vary.  Elevation data is often not accurate…