How to use site investigations to mitigate the risk of your Field of Play project?September 15th, 2021
A Field of Play design goes through multiple stages before the design engineers deliver documentation ready for the contractor to construct the works.
Why do hard-court pavements fail?August 19th, 2021
The reasons for hard-court Field of Play pavements failure vary from bad construction practices to poor subgrade characteristics. Read more.
How designing Field of Play look like in a post-2020 environment?August 17th, 2021
Sport has always been at the heart of Australians' life. 2020 brought challenges that reinforced this culture, creating new expectations towards sport.
Preparing to meet net zero carbon emissions by 2050July 30th, 2021
Learn about possible actions for reducing a project's carbon emissions and how to design Fields of Play projects to meet net-zero carbon emissions by 2050.
How to maintain synthetic turf sports fields during winter?July 26th, 2021
Uncover ways of maintaining your synthetic turf sports field during winter, and how they fit in your overall Field of Play's maintenance plan.
Turf agronomy podcast: golf turf management in AustraliaMay 17th, 2021
Our Turf Agronomist John Neylan was invited to discuss more about golf turf management in Australia in Frankly Speaking podcast. Listen for more!
Synthetic grass is a solution to urban densificationMarch 16th, 2021
Urban densification negatively impacts our transport networks and places some of our existing Fields of Play under unsustainable stress and strain.
5 practices to maintain your synthetic turf Field of Play performanceFebruary 16th, 2021
In this blog post, we highlight the best practices to keep your synthetic turf Field of Play performing at its best.
What are the differences between sand slit drainage system and sand carpet profile?December 10th, 2020
These forms of improving drainage have some common elements but are in fact quite different systems. This article outlines the differences between them.
How to choose the right rootzone sand profile for your natural turf Field of Play?October 13th, 2020
The performance of a playing surface profile is heavily reliant on the relationship between the sand specification and profile thickness. Learn more.
How to produce a high performing natural turf Field of Play profile?October 07th, 2020
Rootzone growing medium plays an essential role in natural turf Field of Play quality, and helps avoiding turf damages. Learn more.
What is 3D visualisation in civil engineering design?September 28th, 2020
3D modelling in civil engineering is an essential tool, both for engineers and clients. It helps clients get the best outcome for their Field of Play.
How to design a pavement for a difficult subgrade?May 01st, 2020
Learn how SPORTENG developed a bespoke pavement design to address the soil conditions of the Perry Park in Brisbane.
What is proof rolling?February 21st, 2020
Why is it important to carry out a proof roll when building out a field of play? Learn what to look for and what to do if a surface fails the proof roll.
Who is SPORTENG - A boutique engineering companyFebruary 21st, 2020
Jarrod Hill, CEO, talks about why he and Gray Canning (COO) brought SPORTENG, a boutique engineering company, into existence.