Newly Constructed Pitches for Barratt Homes at Kingley Gate Continue to Develop Well

With the major works phase of the project complete, Turfdry’s design and construction of new grass sports pitches for Barratt Homes’ Kingley Gate development in Littlehampton is progressing well. 

Ongoing monitoring and maintenance has encouraged the development of a healthy grass sward, whilst a wide range of trees have been planted in accordance with the broader landscaping plan outlined by Barratt Homes for the site.

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Housing Developer Calls on Turfdry's Expertise for Sports Pitch Construction

Looking to enhance its new 'Aspire' housing development in Bedford, Orbit Homes contacted Turfdry to design & construct a new sports pitch as part of the estate. Turfdry provided a full 'design & build' package for the pitch, which included a semi-automatic irrigation system, and the unique Turfdry Drainage System using Hydraway Sportsdrain.

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Great Harwood Rovers Raring to Kick Off on New Pitch Constructed by Turfdry

Turfdry’s expertise in sports pitch construction was recently called upon by Riley Developments for a sports pitch design & construction project in Great Harwood, Lancashire. With a new housing development being constructed on the site of Great Harwood Rovers FC’s existing pitches, Riley Developments contacted Turfdry to deliver the superlative natural grass sports facilities for which it is increasingly known.

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Turfdry Constructed Sports Pitch Gets Bedford Mayor's Vote of Approval

Following the design and construction of a new sports pitch for Orbit Homes - the UK's second largest housing association developer - on the site of their new 'Aspire' housing development in Bedford, Turfdry was delighted to receive an invitation to the facility’s grand opening event attended by Dave Hodgson, the Mayor of Bedford.

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Turfdry Delivers Stellar Performance for Orbit

As part of its mission of building communities, not just new housing developments, Orbit Homes wanted to incorporate a new full-sized football pitch into its development at Norse Road, Bedford and decided at the outset that it needed to employ a sports turf ‘design and build’ specialist to ensure that the quality of the football pitch matched the quality of its new homes.

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Turfdry Goes Back to School at Concord College

Concord College, in the heart of the beautiful Shropshire countryside, is a prestigious institution committed to providing its pupils with the finest education; given the firm’s exemplary record of delivering carefully considered and impeccably executed ‘Design & Build’ projects, Turfdry was a natural choice for the School’s ambitions for a new series of sports pitches.

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IOG Pleased With Progress at Abbey Lane

As part of Turfdry's football pitch 'Design & Build' project for Stoke-on-Trent City Council at Abbey Lane, S-O-T, an independent site assessment visit was made by the Institute of Groundsmanship's Regional Advisor for the West Midlands, Kevin Duffill on 10th June 2015, to check on the ongoing establishment of the pitches, which are due for handover to the client in August 2015.

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Healthy Growth at Passmores Academy

A recent site visit to Passmores Academy - where comprehensive earthworks and the installation of the Turfdry Drainage System using Hydraway Sportsdrain transformed the school's formerly 'twisted' and poorly draining field into sports facilities to be proud of - revealed that the sward establishment has progressed well since the seeding in May.

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Seeding Works Completed at Passmores Academy

Whilst the typically patchy weather of British summertime delayed the seeding and cultivation work at Passmores Academy, the recent stretch of dry weather has provided the perfect opportunity to seed the re-levelled playing field following completion of the earthworks, and the installation of a Turfdry Drainage System with Hydraway Sportsdrain at 5-metre centres, in early May.

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Nottinghamshire County Choose Turfdry for Another School Playing Field Project

To keep up with rising demand for school places, Beardall Fields Primary School in Nottinghamshire will move to brand new facilities in time for the start of the new school year. In keeping with the sleek, modern design of the school itself – currently under construction by Kier Group – Turfdry has again been contracted to provide top class sports facilities, following the success of a similar project for Nottinghamshire County Council at Candleby Lane School, Cotgrave in 2008.

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