Whatever the sport, our expertise goes beyond the surface – we can guide you to the best solution for your requirements.
As independent sports pitch design consultants, we provide a range of professional services, expert advice and dedicated leadership to produce first class artificial sports facilities you expect.
Technical Feasibility Study
This initial stage is to provide you with an overview of the current site status, so that a more detailed project plan can be developed. As well as conducting on site survey work to establish the ground conditions, we will also take the time to understand your requirements, including budgets and future plans in order to deliver a fully considered proposal.
Site investigations and Condition Analysis
Whether you are considering the renovation of an existing sports pitch, or the construction of a new sports facility, it is essential to establish the current condition of the site.
Our site analysis and condition survey provides gives us a detailed assessment of the site.SSL will appoint experienced Field Engineers to complete all surveying requirements to establish surface and sub-soil data. This information is crucial to correctly assess the required earthworks, drainage requirements and optimize the most practical and cost effective layout design.
Our qualified and experienced Consultants conduct a detailed assessment of the site data to provide initial advice and draw up a project plan. This can then be developed into initial outline proposal, which can often form as the basis for attracting funding or gaining planning consent.
Future expectation guidance
As part of this initial stage we will discuss with you your project brief and future expectations for the development in order to develop a solution that will meet your requirements for years to come.
Playing surface selection
Depending on whether the facility is sport-specific or a Multi-Use Games Area (MUGA), there are numerous artificial surfaces currently available, each with their own particular features and benefits. Selecting the most appropriate one for your needs is of paramount importance – something SSL has a huge amount of experience and expertise to guide you.
Where an existing Artificial pitch is in place, SSL can assess and accurately demonstrate the remaining life of the playing surface and associated features; then discuss ways of improving the durability and longevity of the facility.
This service includes a comprehensive condition survey of your facility. We complete a series of intricate performance tests, a thorough examination of the current maintenance programme, discuss our findings and prepare a corrective management and maintenance schedule as needed. We can provide advice on any necessary repairs and prepare plans for future refurbishment works.