Category Archives: Football

Below are some examples of football pitch maintenance and design projects we have delivered.

How to Maintain Your Sports Pitch in Autumn

Autumn is the time when you start to see your pitch recover from the hardships of the warm summer months but also the demand placed on it increases as sports as the football season returns.  It's also a crucial time of year to prepare for the winter ahead to keep the pitch in top condition.

September

September is the start of the football season and the temperatures are still reasonable, so your pitch should be in relatively good condition.  Cylinder mowers are the best to use at this time of year and cutting in different directions...

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Handover of MUSA’s new 3G Pitch

The new 3G synthetic pitch at Mid-Ulster Sports Arena in Cookstown was successfully handed over to the client, Cookstown District Council, on Monday 15 September 2014. The surface was independently tested to FIFA 1-Star Standards. The pitch is the home venue of Killymoon Rangers who play in the Ballymena & Provincial Intermediate League. Works on the project continue with the installation of a new state-of-the-art LED floodlighting system in the next few weeks. The consultants on the project are Doran Consulting, Belfast....
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Stramore Park, Gilford

Haffey Sportsgrounds are delighted to announce that we will be playing a key role in the regeneration and redevelopment of Stramore Park in Gilford.  The Banbridge District Council managed site, which currently houses Gilford Community Centre, is to receive a major overhaul in the coming months. Haffey's have been engaged by main contractor Gibson Brothers Limited, Banbridge, as a specialists sports ground contractor to develop a natural grass pitch within the Park.  Work on the site is due to commence immediately, with Haffey's expected to be on site before the end of September 2014....
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Haffey’s to work at Anfield

Liverpool Football Club are to become the latest in a string of professional English football clubs' to benefit from Haffey Sports Ground's expertise in synthetic surfaces.  Haffey's will carry out works to the synthetic run-off area around the natural grass pitch at the iconic Anfield Stadium. The work will start on Monday 8 September 2014 and will be completed within 5 days in preparation for Liverpool's home match against Aston Villa on Saturday 13 September 2014.  ...
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