about us

Expert
Israeli Knowledge

Ami, born and trained in Israel, where water resources are limited and effective application of water is a science, Ami and Alon apply these skills when designing & installing irrigation systems.

Father and son duo Ami and Alon Gaber have more than 50 years combined experienced between them installing and designing garden irrigation systems and have been operating in Pretoria and Johannesburg since 2001.

Our Team

Ami graduated from Israeli’s foremost Agricultural College. After years of operating large scale irrigation schemes in Israel, Italy, Iran, the Philippines, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Zambia, Ghana, Mozambique, Malawi and South Africa, designing and installing irrigation systems, he now operates from Pretoria. For the last number of years he has dedicated his time and expertise to the design and installation of garden irrigation systems. Born and trained in Israel, where water resources are limited and effective application of water is a science, Ami brought with him the Israeli experience with which a cost effective and garden friendly system is implemented.

Alon Gaber

JOHANNESBURG

After graduating from high school in Israel and serving as an officer in the Israeli army, Alon moved to South Africa and studied Agriculture at the University of Natal. He started his irrigation career as the Purchasing Manager of a large farm irrigation company in Natal in 1989. In 1990, Alon purchased a small garden irrigation company (Irriplan Irrigation), specialising in the design and installation of garden irrigation systems. He also designed a range of domestic DIY home irrigation and garden Irrigation kits for retail to nurseries in Kwa-Zulu Natal, Mpumalanga, Gauteng and Eastern Cape. In 2000, Alon worked abroad in an intensive desert farm in Israel for a year. He grew vegetables for export in green houses and net houses using drip irrigation. Alon then returned to South Africa at the end of 2000, and resumed his garden irrigation business (Irriplan Irrigation) and moved it to Johannesburg (2001), where he now continues his business with expertise in design, installation, repair and maintenance of garden irrigation in collaboration with landscape architects.

Andre van Emminis

TEAM LEADER

Before retiring Andre served as a Sergeant Major in the SADF. He  joined us as team leader in 2017. He has a natural ability in solving very complex irrigation system problems.

Terence Masango

CHIEF IRRIGATION TECHNICIAN

Terrence joined us in  2002. He is an exceptionally skilled irrigation technician. He solves irrigation problems & assists with our installations.