As the competent authorities are forced to increasingly take bold decisions, the list with challenges lower authorities around the world are facing, is growing every day. Only those who dare to cut red tape will survive the day.
The Cegeka Arena, home ground to the Belgium topflight football club KRC Genk, has ordered several Rhenac Sports LED grass grow units to support the recuperation of their football turf.
Energy costs for grass field maintenance can be slashed significantly by adopting a holistic approach that replaces a reactive field maintenance regime with a pro-active field care regime. Understanding what it is that a section of grass needs for that particular moment and acting accordingly, avoids unnecessary wastage both at the premises as well as further down the supply chain.
Rooftop installations of MUGA-fields in central London allow learners to play or perform sports outdoors without the school having to maintain a sports facility.
The Labosport Redbox simultaneously maps the density and colour of grass surfaces objectively and consistently. The lightweight and easy to operate device improves the ergonomics of testing surfaces and works on any cool or warm season grass type. All numerical and visual data collected is stored in one folder and can be accessed by the client through an app from a client-specific dashboard.
Everything is set for the European Standards Committee (CEN) to, this year, adopt a standard that specifies minimum performance and durability requirements for shock pads and e-layers. Once adopted, EN 15330-4 will replace the various standards currently being followed and hand authorities a tool to build safer and more sustainable sports facilities, while saving money.
Soon, the European Commission will decide its approach towards microplastic pollution from synthetic turf pitches….
If we want to achieve a sustainable society, we will have to accept that some radical changes will have to be made. The biodegradable materials of Senbis Polymer Innovations are already the standard in various industries. By embracing Senbis biodegradable infill, municipalities confirm they already have a vision in terms of a sustainable society and future in place.
Monitoring and improving a stadium field per square metre has finally become reality. The RHENAC…
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