9-hole Course

Seems like nine months have passed in the blink of an eye since the closure of the old Army Course, but it has taken a great deal of effort and coordination by various parties for the new 9-Hole to be built and ready for play in the span of that time. Here’s a look back at how far we have come to reach the grand opening of our course on 1st December 2015.

  • May 2015 - June 2015
    Buggy Path Construction
  • May 2015 - June 2015
    Pond Clearing, Earthwork and Contour, Pond or Lake Construction
  • May 2015 - June 2015
    Tee Box Hard Case, Main Drainage Work (Drainage Pipe), Sand Cap
  • May 2015 - June 2015
    Pond Clearing, Earthwork and Contour, Pond or Lake Construction
  • May 2015 - June 2015
    Pond Clearing, Earthwork and Contour, Pond or Lake Construction
  • May 2015 - June 2015
    Buggy Path Construction
  • May 2015 - June 2015
    Sand harvesting, Sand stockpile, Sand washing
  • May 2015 - June 2015
    Sand harvesting, Sand stockpile, Sand washing
  • May 2015 - June 2015
    Sand harvesting, Sand stockpile, Sand washing
  • May 2015 - June 2015
    Site Clearing, Vegetative Clearing, Tree Harvesting, Tree Pollarding
  • May 2015 - June 2015
    Tee Box Hard Case, Main Drainage Work (Drainage Pipe), Sand Cap
  • May 2015 - June 2015
    Site Clearing, Vegetative Clearing, Tree Harvesting, Tree Pollarding
  • May 2015 - June 2015
    Site Clearing, Vegetative Clearing, Tree Harvesting, Tree Pollarding
  • May 2015 - June 2015
    Site Clearing, Vegetative Clearing, Tree Harvesting, Tree Pollarding
  • July 2015 - August 2015
    Waterproofing sheets are laid down in shaped bunkers to prevent them from getting waterlogged.
  • July 2015 - August 2015
    After the tee box hard casing is completed, troughs are dug for the installation of subsoil drainage.
  • July 2015 - August 2015
    The bottom of the lake is lined with red clay to prevent seepage, which is more cost effective than using waterproof lining.
  • July 2015 - August 2015
    As the red clay is applied onto the lake’s sides, water is drained from the hole as part of the preparation work before clay is
  • July 2015 - August 2015
    When the lake is filled, the clay will not be seen; water levels will reach the stone wall, which helps to prevent erosion and m
  • July 2015 - August 2015
    View from the future Hole 8 tee box and Hole 7 green. The two holes, which run parallel to each other, will be the closest to th
  • July 2015 - August 2015
    the use of specialised kerb making machinery moulds and forms the kerb helps to create smoother curves at the turns.
  • July 2015 - August 2015
    After the kerb and the base of the buggy paths are set, workers prepare to lay the concrete.
  • July 2015 - August 2015
    A siege of herons spotted in a marsh within the construction site.
  • July 2015 - August 2015
    Construction phases of a retaining wall.
  • July 2015 - August 2015
    Construction phases of a retaining wall.
  • July 2015 - August 2015
    With many sharp curves in the design, the new 9-hole will require many of such structures to maintain its shape.
  • July 2015 - August 2015
    Irrigation mainlines being installed.
  • July 2015 - August 2015
    Main drainage leading to sump.
  • July 2015 - August 2015
    Main drainage leading to sump.
  • July 2015 - August 2015
    Water collected at the sumps will be channelled into the lakes.
  • September 2015 - October 2015
    View from Hole #9. Grass has been planted 2 months.
  • September 2015 - October 2015
    Hole #6 green.
  • September 2015 - October 2015
    View from #8 blue tee. Grass on white tee is down. No rolling yet
  • September 2015 - October 2015
    Bales of grass are imported from Thailand for the fairways and rough.
  • September 2015 - October 2015
    They are applied in patches and clumps onto the ground.
  • September 2015 - October 2015
    Construction of lake slope protection at Hole #8 has been completed, and grassing is looking good as well.
  • September 2015 - October 2015
    Hole #3. With its location next to a lake, the completed Green #3 will appear to be floating out from the water.
  • September 2015 - October 2015
  • September 2015 - October 2015
    Given time, the grass will take root and grow to become denser.
  • September 2015 - October 2015
    The largest lake in the new 9-hole is flanked by Hole #3, #4, and #5.
  • September 2015 - October 2015
    Boulders are gathered for the formation of the waterfall.
  • September 2015 - October 2015
    View from the mound that will eventually becoming the top of the waterfall at Hole #5.
  • September 2015 - October 2015
    The largest of lakes in the new 9-hole will feature a man-made waterfall and be the main reservoir for the course.
  • September 2015 - October 2015
  • September 2015 - October 2015
    Construction of pedestrian bridge at Hole 5
  • December 2015
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