Sports Pitch Specification
We are specialists who carry out services for sport and recreational facilities across the whole of the UK to an excellent standard. We can fully create a bespoke sports pitch specification for your organisation. When planning the design, we take a range of factors into account, such as the surface uses, size, location, budget and level of performance. Creating the design specification is the first process which we carry out before the installation, this enables us to make the perfect pitch for your facility and a surface which you can enjoy and make the most of.
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Sports Surfacing Specs
Our company has a range of different surface types available, these include macadam, polymeric, 2G sand dressed, 2G sand filled, needlepunch and 3G artificial grass surfacing. Each one of these materials has ideal qualities for individual activities and this is important to know when designing the pitch specification.
- The activities which are played on macadam are normally tennis, netball and basketball. This surface provides good ball bounce and slip resistance.
- Polymeric is ideal for athletics, tennis and netball.
- 2G sand dressed and filled surfaces are for hockey and football.
- Needlepunch is used for multi use games areas.
- 3G artificial grass is great for football and rugby as it acts like natural grass without the heavy maintenance.
The sports pitch specification will depend entirely on your individual needs. Make certain to get in touch with us now for more information.
To speak with one of our specialists about the prices for installing different types of sport and activity surfaces or altering a specification, feel free to complete our contact form. Someone will reply back to you as quickly as possible with some professional advice. We could also provide product sheets of what we’re able to install.
Sports Facility Equipment
As well as being able to install the surfacing itself, we also add sports facility equipment as extras. When communicating with the client we explain to them about the extra services we can provide. We can then see if they want them or if they will be necessary for their facility. Our wealth of experience comes in handy when dealing with clients who haven’t been through this process before. Our experts can guide you through the specification in detail and make sure you are clear on each aspect.
This is why it is important to do checks on your installers to make sure that they know what they are doing. You will end up with the surface you were looking for. We suggest that you do background checks and see how long they have been established. Also ask to see previous projects they have completed and also speak to their previous clients. This will ensure you are using the correct people for the sports pitch construction job.
The sporting equipment which we have to offer, includes court rebound fencing, floodlighting and ball stop netting. There are different types of sports rebound fence to choose from depending on the sports which will be played and your budget; these options include double twin bar super rebound, weldmesh and a chain link system. Double twin bar rebound fencing is our most solid and secure specifications for outdoor pitches and a lot of MUGA activity areas have this type installed.
Weldmesh fencing is also a strong type used for multisport surfaces and the chain link design is more of a simple option which is still effective, it is normally installed for recreational surfaces which are not heavily used. As well as fencing we will also supply and install specialist outdoor floodlighting for your outdoor area to help you use it to its maximum potential all year round and after daylight hours.
Sports Pitch Requirements
We offer a number of specifications to meet your individual requirements. We understand that installing a sports facility can be exciting but challenging at times. Our team will look at your spending budget and the sports you wish to play on the surface. We can then help you decide on the best surfacing type to have installed. We will take into consideration all of your sports pitch requirements and offer advice to ensure best value for money.
Different establishments will have different needs and requirements for the specification of the pitch. We shall look into your individual requests and offer our expert opinion. Since we have years of experience we can offer top quality installations and advice for great value.
From this video you can see an upgrade of a sport facility with a new specification. Our expert installers can complete a number of resurfaces depending on your requirements.
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Get In Touch
Feel free to contact us if you would like to speak to a member of our team about sports pitch specification and designs for a project you’re looking to complete. We’ll send over information sheets and an idea of costs for the work. Be sure to let us know if you have a budget in mind so we can try and stick within this.