Category Archives: Sports Construction

Byrne & Jones kicks in total team effort for the Family Sports Park of O’Fallon, Illinois

While Byrne & Jones Sports division is building seven new soccer fields, the company is also now overseeing the park’s infrastructure construction project. Almost 18 inches of rainfall since March hasn’t slowed down the Byrne & Jones Construction team in … Continue reading

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Make the smart off-season moves with your outdoor athletic playing facilities.

Smart athletic facilities managers know that once the fall sports season comes to a close that it’s the ideal time to get a jump start on their needs for next year… Continue reading

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Byrne & Jones Sports Construction to build three fields, running track for Missouri State University

The Standard – Trevor Mitchell All across the campus of Missouri State University, it’s easy to tell that big changes are in the making. Parking lots are being demolished, the track is being torn out and the student section of … Continue reading

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Byrne & Jones Sports Division names Jameson Sheley as GM

St. Louis Post Dispatch By Robert Kelly Byrne & Jones Construction has named Jameson Sheley as general manager of its sports division. Sheley will oversee the construction of the St. Louis County-based firm’s natural and artificial turf, track and field, … Continue reading

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Synthetic Turf Field Maintenance

Maintaining a synthetic turf field is essential for optimum appearance, safety, playing performance and field longevity. Continue reading

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Maintenance Tips for your Athletic Field Surfaces

Athletic Field Maintenance Post signs prohibiting smoking and carrying food or drink onto the field. Keep your field clean. No vehicle traffic, no heavy loads. Do not allow chewing tobacco, gums, sunflower seeds. Groom on a regular basis.   Running … Continue reading

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Fields of Choice

Education institutions should consider many factors when choosing athletic field surfaces. Britt Taulbee | American School and University For athletes, the surface on which they run, jump and tackle is as important as the lighting and facility in which they … Continue reading

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Illinois schools create community asset in athletic field upgrades

By Jameson Sheley, SBJ Contributor Originally Appear on Southern Business Journal If you were blindfolded and dropped off at the new athletic fields completed this summer for Du Quoin and Pinckneyville high schools, your first instinct upon removing the blindfold … Continue reading

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Watch the turf get ripped out at Missouri

Source: http://www.footballscoop.com/ Back in February, Missouri athletic director Mike Alden told fans about a $1.5 million project that would transform the playing surface at the Faurot Field to include a larger midfield Tiger logo as well as the addition of … Continue reading

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Maroa-Forsyth New Football Surface Nearly Complete

Source: www.dewittdailynews.com If you’ve passed by the Maroa-Forsyth schools campus recently, you may notice their football field is under construction and that project is nearing completion. The district is installing an artificial turf surface to the football field and an … Continue reading

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