Rhydian co-developed the construction method we have now branded DURAbunker (formerly known as Envirobunker) and is also co-inventor of all design patents and registered designs associated with the Durabunker construction method. Now a full time Managing Director at Durabunker Ltd, Rhydian is a graduate of the University of Wales he holds an Msc in Communications Systems and Management and a Beng in Computer Systems Engineering. After successful careers in Education and Training, Network Engineering and System Design, Rhydian turned his attention to working in the golf industry, following the development of the patented bunker construction methodology employed by Durabunker Ltd.
As well as being an experienced bunker builder, David has worked in the Construction and Landscaping industry for over 30 years. He has decades of experience as a construction and project manager, being responsible for over 30 staff as director of his own company for 14 years. David has a passion for construction, efficiency and continual improvement, attributes he has already brought to the company by introducing new tooling and working methodologies during the construction of Durabunker. His experience and professionalism add significant value to the company and will ensure clients experience outstanding service at all times.
Peter is a former Senior Greenkeeper at the now world famous Royal Porthcawl Golf Club in South Wales, which hosted the Senior Open Championship in 2014. Having spent 15 years at the club Peter gained a wealth of experience in all aspects of greenkeeping and specialized in the re-construction of the vast number of bunkers on the golf course. Being a licenced excavation operative he has developed all the skills necessary to shape and build spectacular looking bunkers. In his role as Senior Greenkeeper he was also responsible for training junior staff, particularly in the subtle arts of bunker shaping and construction.Peter was on the staff at Royal Porthcawl GC for the majority of the remodelling and preparation works carried out in readiness for the Senior Open Championship in 2014, one of the privileged few to experience the pressure and thrill of preparing a course to the highest of standards for a major championship. We are equally thrilled to have Peter as part of the Durabunker team.
Pierre has a background as a professional golfer with a great track record worldwide. Pierre represented Europe in the winning Ryder Cup team in 2002 at The Belfry. He also won three times on the European Tour, between 1999 and 2001 and finished second in The Accenture Matchplay Championship in Melbourne, Australia. Today Pierre works as a golf course architect in his own business and is also hired by Viasat, a Swedish sports channel, where he works as a golf commentator
Frank is a highly respected and experienced industry professional, having developed a reputation for high quality service throughout the European golfing market. Frank won the Greentek 'Overseas Dealer of the Year' award in 2014 and has introduced Durabunker to a number of new clients in several European countries.
Joanne is a qualified accountant with over 20 years experience. Working with a range of companies Joanne is acutely aware of the business needs of clients and brings a wealth of knowledge to the business as well as an understanding of financial models that can be offered to clients. Joanne previously carried out a similar role at Envirosports Ltd before joining the Durabunker team helping to ensure a professional service is offered at all times..