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Rain Bird appoints Michael L. Donoghue Chief Executive Officer
Rain Bird Corporation has appointed Michael L. Donoghue as its president and CEO, effective February 1, 2022. Donoghue succeeds CEO and Chairman Art Ludwick, who took on the interim CEO role upon the passing of Rain Bird’s former president and CEO, Tony LaFetra, in January 2021.
Orbit Irrigation Has Been Acquired by Husqvarna Group
William Blair acted as financial advisor to Orbit Irrigation (Orbit), a portfolio company of Platinum Equity (Platinum), in connection with its sale to Husqvarna Group (Husqvarna) (OM: HUSQ B) for approximately $480 million.
Covid 19 : Most January and February 2022 shows postponed
We thought we were out of the woods, but once again, European Irrigation events have been postponed due to the spectacular resurgence of the Covid 19 epidemic.
IA announces Natasha Rankin as new CEO
Rankin brings more than 25 years of experience to the IA, including nine years in chief executive roles ...
Portraits Rapport annuel 2017
As a reminder, Water Europe (WE) is the voice and promoter of water-related innovation and RTD in Europe:
EIA Working Group 6 held a meeting on November 18, 2021
Different topics were discussed during this meeting : Statistics of EIA website and Social Network .....
Rivulis aquires WCADI as part of designing a sustainable futur
Every irrigation professional knows the value of an irrigation system designed to deliver the required amount of water and fertilizers to plants equally and efficiently at a specified time and location.The ability to accurately calculate hydraulic parameters to ensure efficiency underpins all good design.....
The EIA celebrates its 25th anniversary on October 20, during Eima show in Bologna
The event was held in Bologna Italy during the EIMA exhibition with the presence of 60 people presenting the members of the association who took the opportunity to have real meeting with colleagues, to raise a toast and to give recognition to our founders’ fathers in this special evening....
The EIA held its autumn Irrigation Forum on October 8, 2021
The European Irrigation Association (EIA) organized last week  on October 10 a Virtual Irrigation Forum, followed by its General Assembly. The Forum this time was dedicated to the themes of sustainability and technological innovation....
EIA Working Group 2 (Urban Landscape) held a meeting on September 12, 2021
It was decided by the group to develop 5 topics of interest, and to and to divide the work among the different participants : The need of green areas in urban environments....
EIA Working Group 6 (Communication) held its third Meeting on September 10, 2021
Third  Working Group 6 meeting was held on September 10 and had 5 participants: Fleur Martin - EIA (leader), Vicky Barbouti - Rivulis, Céline Palvadeau - Netafim France and Keith Bellin - Irritec. Different topics were discussed during this meeting.    Redesigning the EIA website : Prototype....
Welcome to Ritec !
RITEC is a company established in 1994, specialized in the design, manufacture and installation of all types of fertigation, climate control and humidification equipment, as well as the implementation of turnkey irrigation projects, both for greenhouse and open field crops....