News: Surfaces

ASM Global appoints Australian sports turf expert for Hong Kong’s Kai Tak Sports Park

ASM Global has announced Malcolm Caddies, Grounds Manager at Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium, as General Manager of Sports Turf and Landscape at Kai Tak Sports Park in Hong Kong.…

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Sep 13, 2022 Events / Sport / Surfaces / Venues /

 
 

European Commission move to restrict microplastic use set to impact infill used in synthetic turf systems

The use of recycled rubber and plastic as an infill for artificial turf systems may well be impacted by recommendations from the European Commission (EC) to introduce restrictions for the…

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Sep 9, 2022 ByNigel Benton Legal / Play / Safety / Sport / Surfaces /

 
 

FIBA approves use of glass LED courts for elite tournaments

The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has approved the use of LED glass courts in elite-level tournaments, allowing new broadcast experiences and sponsorships activations.…

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Jun 2, 2022 Marketing / Sport / Surfaces / Technology / Venues /

 
 

Polytan named Germany’s ‘brand of the century’

Artificial turf, manufactured by Polytan under the Poligras and LigaTurf brands, has been named as the ‘Brand of the Century’ by Germany’s Zeit publishing group. Selected…

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Mar 30, 2022 Marketing / Sport / Surfaces / Technology /

 
 

Waterplay and Life Floor announce partnership

Global aquatic play expert Waterplay® has partnered with leading aquatic surfacing manufacturer Life Floor, to bring outstanding aquatic splash pad experiences to the global market -…

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Mar 16, 2022 Aquatics / Design / Play / Surfaces / Waterparks /

 
 

Sport Group achieve top Environmental, Social and Governance Risk Rating

Sport Group, the world’s largest business dedicated to sport and recreation surfaces, has received an ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) Risk Rating Score of 11.2 from…

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Jan 24, 2022 Sport / Surfaces / Technology /

 
 

ASM Global grows Asia Pacific footprint with new Singapore regional headquarters

International venue management business ASM Global has announced that it is to dramatically increasing its footprint in the Asia Pacific region with creation of a new regional headquarters…

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Nov 23, 2021 Entertainment / Hospitality / Surfaces / Venues /

 
 

Solutions for acoustic and vibration challenges in gyms and fitness centres

With the growth of gym locations in inner cities having the potential to create noise conflicts with commercial and residential neighbours, Pavigym has shared its experience about the…

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Nov 3, 2021 Fitness / Surfaces / Technology /

 
 

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