13 Jul

FIH Certified, ASBA Awarded

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In order to become FIH Certified, a field has to tested by an FIH Accredited Test Institute. This test includes “measurements of how the ball interacts with the playing surface, verifies adequate comfort and performance is being provided to ensure the well-being and protection of players and includes checks to confirm the field has been
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08 May

Sports Field Contractor “Must-Have” Qualifications

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  Choosing a qualified sports field contractor is imperative to the long-term success of your athletic field, so how do you determine the most capable builder? Here are a few recommendations to set you on the right track: 1. CERTIFIED FIELD BUILDER Building an athletic field is a highly technical process, inexperience could result in
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20 Apr

Browns Donate Turf Field To Lorain High School

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Since constructing the playing field at FirstEnergy Stadium in 1999, the Cleveland Browns have turned to SCG Fields for all their sports field construction needs. So when owners Dee & Jimmy Haslam began a five-field community initiative with the intent of increasing academic interest for Cleveland high school students through sports, SCG was named the
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22 Mar

Warranty

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SCGfields, LLC will guarantee their work with their signature 8 x 8 insured warranty, that warrants the sub base as well as your turf system for a full 8 years. Most warranties only cover the base for one year and the synthetic turf for eight years. We understand that the sub base is the foundation of
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22 Mar

Repair and Maintenance

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Deep Cleaning & Maintenance Program For Synthetic Turf Extend Field Life, Enhance Performance Stretching, icing, massage – athletes take care to maintain their bodies for peak performance and extend their playing careers. The fields they play on require the same level of care. Synthetic fields that are improperly cleaned and maintained can have costly problems.
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22 Mar

Pads 101

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What are they, and where did they come from? Synthetic turf systems have improved since their initial start in 1965. Throughout the 1990s these systems evolved using a combination of sand and rubber as infill material. Since that time turf systems have been engineered to advance life and player safety. During the late 1990s, we
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22 Mar

A Guide to Synthetic and Natural Turf for Sports Fields

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Introduction SCG has prepared this guide as a means to communicate basic information regarding natural and synthetic turf systems, and the differences between them. This guide will provide you with general information that can be used to assess your specific field(s) situation, and to better prepare you to undergo your field construction project. Please note
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22 Mar

Civil Site Evaluation

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Site Evaluation / Survey The SCG team’s in-house design professionals will evaluate your current field situation through usage analysis, surveys, photos and soil samples. Results of this evaluation, along with your requests and expectations will strategically be integrated into the field design. SCG has an in-house survey engineer qualified to take existing conditions topographic site
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