Renovation project - St Mellion Golf & Country Club, Cornwall, Britain

Renovation of the bunkers on the Nicklaus course, including renovation and new construction of Championship tees

St Mellion  Golf & Country Club, Cornwall, Britain


Contract Type:                    

JCT Minor Works


Bennelong Golf (St Mellion) Limited

Company Involvement:


Bennelong Golf (St Mellion) Limited awarded EGS the remodelling and renovations contract of the two existing courses, Nicklaus Course and Kernow Courses, in January 2008.  EGS were the main contractors for the project. Nicklaus Design were the architects for the Nicklause Signature course and Alan Leather Associates Ltd were the landscape designers and engineers for the Kernow Course.

Start / End Dates:              

February 2008 – November 2008



Project Description:         
  • 60,000m3 of Excavation
  • Construction of 4 new holes
  • Construction of 12 new green complexes
  • Construction of 9 new tee complexes
  • Renovation of 12,000m2 of bunker
  • Renovation and new construction of tee complexes

The project consisted of the renovation of the 18 hole Nicklaus Course in preparation for the English Open in 2011 and the remodelling of the Kernow Course to accommodate new housing development and infrastructure. The works on both courses were undertaken while the course remained in play.  The works included renovation of bunkers and tees on the Nicklaus Course and the construction of 4 new holes, remodelling of 12 green complexes, fairway bunkers and tees on the Kernow Course. The practice area was also redeveloped during the project.