Category Archives: Sports Construction

Byrne & Jones Sports continues transformation of Okaw Valley High School’s outdoor athletic facilities

School in Bethany, Illinois, takes advantage of TIPS cooperative purchasing contract for re-surfaced track along with new softball and baseball fields. Okaw Valley High School, in Bethany, Illinois, will soon have its own, ‘Field of Dreams’ as part of the … Continue reading

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From mulch to synthetic turf – why more parks and school districts are making the shift with their playgrounds.

Children playing on the newly retrofitted playground surface installed by Byrne & Jones Construction at Gotsch Intermediate School in Affton, Missouri, certainly enjoy the difference that a synthetic turf can make. Less mess, lower maintenance and improved fall protection make … Continue reading

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New track and field complex built by Byrne & Jones Sports at Argenta-Oreana High School is a big win for the school and the community.

New athletic complex in Illinois leads to more student involvement and is the talk of the town. Friday night lights are now big time at the newly renovated Argenta-Oreana High School athletic complex built by Byrne & Jones Sports. Is … Continue reading

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Byrne & Jones wins American Sports Builder Association award for Missouri Rush Soccer Complex project

Multi-field complex in O’Fallon, Missouri recognized as one of nation’s best. The Missouri Rush Soccer Complex in O’Fallon, Missouri, built by Byrne & Jones, is an ASBA finalist for 2018. The American Sports Builders Association (ASBA) is recognizing the work … Continue reading

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Byrne & Jones Sports makes huge impression in Iowa with synthetic turf construction of new TBK Bank Sports Complex.

New multi-purpose facility in Bettendorf, Iowa, features over one million square feet of turf, making it the largest field installation in company history. An aerial view of the new TBK Bank Sports Complex featuring multi-purpose athletic fields built by Byrne … Continue reading

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Byrne & Jones helps transform Chaminade College Preparatory School’s outdoor athletic facilities.

Leading St. Louis sports construction company continues building relationship that began in late 1990s. An overhead view of Chaminade College Preparatory School’s football field, running track and the recently completed baseball stadium – all constructed by Byrne & Jones Sports. … Continue reading

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Byrne & Jones Sports installs new turf field for Bloomington High School that will leave other area schools green with envy.

The new synthetic turf at Bloomington High School’s Carlton Field features a shock pad underneath the entire playing surface. The alternating shades of green every five yards on Bloomington High School’s Fred Carlton field aren’t the only reason the new … Continue reading

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Matt Hicks becomes seventh Certified Sports Builder at Byrne & Jones Construction.

Matt Hicks, director of project management for Byrne & Jones Sports recently became the seventh Certified Field Builder on staff at Byrne & Jones Sports. Matt Hicks, the director of project management for Byrne & Jones Sports, was recently awarded … Continue reading

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Sports facility managers – get the jump on your running track repair needs.

Call Byrne & Jones Sports for a thorough evaluation of your running track. While the winter sports season is still in full swing, smart facility managers know that now is the time to schedule a thorough evaluation of the overall … Continue reading

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Softening the blow – how HIC testing and shock pads are enabling us to build safer athletic playing surfaces.

How Byrne & Jones Sports is working to help our clients reduce sports-related head injuries. Head Injury Criterion (HIC) testing is helping to provide a more accurate reading of impact attenuation on synthetic turf sports fields. (Photo courtesy of Brock … Continue reading

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