Why switch from a manual golf ball collector to a robot?

When it comes to collecting golf balls, traditional methods are always improving, however how efficient are they when compared to robots?

Ball Picker Robot Golf Ball Collector - Switch from a manual golf ball collector to a robot

Cost Savings: Switch from manual golf ball collector to a robot

One of the main selling points of the robots is the financial savings. Switch from manual golf ball collector to a robot. By signing up to our outfield maintenance service solution “Range Ball Plan”.  Your facility can benefit from a potential saving of between 10%-50% in maintenance costs. The robots require no capital outlay and you only pay a monthly fee based on the balls collected.  You will soon start to make savings: better management of your personnel and unlimited accessibility.

Ease of management and reduced personnel

Unlike other traditional solutions currently used, the BallPicker robot is totally autonomous. It’s just one machine for a professional job. Unlike the traditional ball collectors which, despite recent advances, still require a towed solution i.e ssv utility vehicle that needs a human operator. The potential reduction in personnel is all the more valuable because of the seasonal nature  of the task, which can vary according to demand. For this reason it can be extremely difficult to find employees who are that flexible and available. Thanks to the robot, personnel management becomes much more easier.

No opening hours interruption and total safety

The robot works continuously and is like having an employee at your service 24/7!  No longer do you have to close the range to collect balls and lose revenue.  Even at the busiest times, the driving range is under perfect control. The added safety benefit of BallPicker means you also avoid any potential accidents that can occur due to ball collection.

No damaged, plugged or lost balls

The robot ensures that all of the balls will be retrieved in perfect condition. Traditional ball pickers have an annoying tendency to bury a large number of balls each year . Costing the facility money when replacing them, this is eliminated with the robot ball collector as it makes all balls retrievable!

Ecological equipment

By switching to the ball collecting robot, you are investing in tomorrow’s economy. Reducing the environmental footprint of your business is an important challenge for every company. Investing in green technologies is no longer just a luxury of big business; it is becoming a real requirement. Ecological branding is good for everyone. The change to turn away from needless fossil fuels is long overdue!

The ball collecting robot offers you:

  • A 90% reduction in CO2 emissions (compared to the equivalent thermal machines)
  • Consumption similar to that of a refrigerator
  • No exhaust gases, no odour

Unbeatable silence and performance

They say silence is golden. At a golf course/facility, quiet surroundings is considered an essential requirement for concentration. Golf etiquette is well established, and each player is expected to be quiet when another golfer is playing. Therefore it is fair to say that the maintenance infrastructures should be governed by the same code of conduct? With robots you can have continuous action with no annoying noise.

The ball collector robot outperforms  traditional market solutions by:

  • Continuous ball collection
  • Returning to base and recharging autonomously
  • Easy agile programming
  • Silent and systematic ball collection
  • Guaranteed protection of the balls

Get ahead of the curve by choosing the world’s only ball collecting robot, BallPicker