Why Choose a PST Sport Astro Turf Pitch?
We know and understand the huge impact an astro turf pitch can have on improving an athlete’s overall fitness, developing skills and enhancing performance. An astro turf pitch also offers significant financial rewards through aspects such as lowering maintenance costs and opportunities of new revenue streams by hiring out your facility.
PST Sport is design & build contractor
We offer a complete ‘design and build’ service supported with a professional indemnity insurance policy protecting our clients’ investment, now and into the future. We look at your project needs and tailor a pitch design around this, ensuring maximum value for money and return on investment.
We offer a complete turnkey solution
By working closely with our clients we can develop a complete construction solution tailored specifically for each astro turf pitch project. Our comprehensive range of services includes initial consultation with our team, design and planning, state-of-the-art artificial turf pitch construction, project management and testing, through to handover and maintenance.
From start to finish, we bring the highest quality to each project, delivering a premium and unrivalled product to our clients. Design services include planning applications, site surveys, detailed specifications, health and safety plans, construction drawings and much more.
We offer a range of ancillary services such as high grade sports fencing and netting, ball-wall installation, floodlight systems and air domes providing a complete custom-tailored solution for any new astro turf pitch project.
This is complemented by a world class approach to building an artificial grass pitch. With in-house expertise across each facet of pitch construction, the latest plant and machinery, industry leading product and workmanship warranties and an unrivalled after sales programme, a PST Sport synthetic grass pitch is like no other in terms of quality and client satisfaction.
Our team oversee each installation project focusing on high quality and safety, keeping you updated every step of the way – the result is 100% customer satisfaction.
PST Sport artificial turf installation 4-Step Process
We deliver the most advanced artificial turf system
PST Sport’s pitches offer the very latest in artificial turf technology. Our high quality artificial grass carpet range is incredibly robust, player friendly and designed to give outstanding performance, regardless of weather conditions.
Our finished pitches are independently tested and adhere to the highest global standards for training and competitive play. Pitch quality, safety characteristics and pitch performance are independently tested at various stages during the construction process to ensure stringent quality standards are met.
Introducing our Superb artificial turf carpet range
We have a long standing and successful partnership with CCGrass, a leading global producer of artificial turf and one of only four companies worldwide with Preferred Producer status for FIFA, World Rugby and FIH.
Together with CCGrass we have developed a specially designed artificial turf sports surface called Superb; the product of choice for clubs such as Munster Rugby, St. Vincent’s GAA, Carrigaline United FC and many more. We completed our first installation using Superb artificial grass carpet at Munster Rugby’s Irish Independent Park in August 2018.
The high quality of raw materials used in the production process gives Superb unrivalled characteristics making it incredibly strong, soft and resilient. Superb is a denser carpet supported by a special thatch yarn. Characteristics include an industry high dtex of 17,000, diamond shaped blade 400 micron wide, PU backing, a C8 polymer compound and successful Lisport wear testing up to 500,000 cycles. Instead of having the industry standard 8-years, Superb is much more robust with a 12-year warranty.
Superior pitch bases
Pictured above: Artificial grass carpet and shock pad installed onto an engineered subbase for enhanced performance and player safety
While the pitch surface is unique, the installation of artificial grass is only part of the story. With over 12 years’ extensive experience and a solid reputation in civil engineering we understand that the work below ground is a critical element in constructing an artificial grass pitch. Get this stage right and you will extend the life span of the playing surface.
Many pitch bases are built without taking existing ground conditions into account. PST Sport use innovative ground testing methods combining science and mathematics to design our pitch sub base ensuring ensuing the long-term stability of a PST Sport pitch. This helps to create a more stable and player friendly base, ideal for soccer, GAA and rugby.
To date, PST Sport has laid over 300 artificial grass pitches in Ireland for clubs, schools, colleges and local authorities across twenty-nine counties. Our experienced and highly-skilled team have worked on a wide range of installation projects; over 30 FIFA accredited fields as well as multiple full-size pitches tested and approved to World Rugby, GAA and FIH. We have also installed numerous training size sports surfaces and multi-use astro turf pitches (MUGAs) that can facilitate a number of sports
Through our continued commitment to excellence we successfully expanded into the UK market in 2016. Later that year we installed a full-size FIFA Quality PRO training pitch at Chelsea’s Cobham Training Ground.
Highly skilled team
Installing state-of-the-art sports facilities requires a highly skilled, experienced and dedicated team. Teamwork lies at the heart of the PST Sport culture and over the years we have built our reputation on trust. Our team of experts have the experience and technical ability to deliver a world-class artificial grass pitch. Meet the PST Sport Team.
We work together with our customers and our supply chain to develop state of the art sports facilities at exceptional value. Relationships are the key to our success with existing customers becoming our best sales people.
Quality, health & safety
Quality is one of PST Sport’s core values and an integral part of our organisation. PST Sport’s Quality, Health & Safety Management System is built on the premise of ‘do it once, do it right’. All parts of a PST Sport pitch are monitored in an appropriate way.
With a passion for continuous improvement, we exceed our clients’ expectations in all areas of our operations by focusing on superior quality and maintaining the highest levels of health and safety.
Research & development
With a progressive attitude towards innovation, PST Sport is focused on ongoing research and development. Our passion for sport drives our research and development programme and much of our research is carried out in-house. From drainage to subbase construction to the artificial grass surface, our company is constantly innovating.
As well as developing a pioneering pitch sub base design and irrigation system ensuring maximum longevity and stability of the pitch, in 2018 we launched the Superb artificial grass carpet range new with heavier fibres, developed over 18 months in conjunction with CCGrass,
PST Sport provide the most comprehensive warranties in the artificial grass pitch industry both in terms of manufacturer and PST Sport’s workmanship warranty.
No. 1 for price, quality & service
PST Sport have gained a reputation as market leaders in the astro turf pitch industry with clients throughout the UK and Ireland spanning all levels from local amateur sports clubs right up to English Premier League giants, Chelsea FC.
While we lead the field in terms of state-of-the-art artificial turf surfaces, we are also renowned for our customer-focused service and after-care programs all within the most competitively priced packages in the marketplace.
We understand that transparent and concise costings are required for any major project and our years of experience and expertise are aimed at delivering an end-product that meets your financial requirements every time.
Our strategic business model continues to ensure that we consistently remain number one for price, quality and service.
Exceeding our clients expectations
PST Sport has a reputation for delivering world-class facilities and excellent customer service has been key to our success to date.
By surpassing our clients’ needs and offering an unrivalled after sales service our existing customers have become our best sales people – in fact referrals from existing clients has been the cornerstone of our success to date. We approach every project with this in mind which further drives us to keep our standards high.
Superior maintenance of astro turf pitches
PST Sport’s dedicated in-house maintenance team offer a range of services for maintaining and rejuvenating artificial turf pitches ensuring the surface continues to perform to an optimal level. We operate all over Ireland providing custom tailored maintenance packages for pitches of all sizes and for all sports.
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