Category Archives: Athletic Field Surfaces

Byrne & Jones Sports Installing a Track and Three Synthetic Turf Fields for Missouri State University in Springfield, Mo.

SPRINGFIELD, MO. – Missouri State University’s largest athletics and recreational project to date includes a new track and three synthetic turf fields, all being installed by St. Louis-based Byrne & Jones Sports.  Slated for completion in August 2014, the project … 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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New Football Turf at SBU Will Reduce Maintenance Costs, Injuries

By: Edited News Release, Southwest Baptist University BOLIVAR, Mo. — Southwest Baptist University broke ground Friday, May 3, for the new Enviroturf synthetic turf that will replace the grass football field at SBU’s Plaster Stadium. The total Turf and Track … 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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Maplewood’s track aims for state championship

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Building athletic surfaces spurs local construction firm

www.stltoday.com Starting in 1976 as a family-operated company that sealed local driveways, Byrne & Jones Construction Inc. has grown into a major provider of rubberized tracks and artificial turf football and soccer fields for high schools, colleges and professional training … Continue reading

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