Category Archives: Maintenance & Regeneration

Maintenance & Regeneration

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 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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Manchester United Pitches get Haffey Treatment

Haffey Sportsgrounds Limited are delighted to have been engaged by J Mallinson (Ormskirk) Limited to carry out extensive regeneration work to the pitches at Manchester United's Aon Training Complex. Haffey’s have sent a specialist team to carry out the regeneration of the fibresand pitches at the state of the art complex in Carrington, Manchester.  The team will be on-site for a number of weeks, and the time-sensitive work will be completed in readiness for the start of the Club’s pre-season programme in late June.  ...
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End of Season Football Pitch Maintenance

As we near the end of the football season it is always a good time to review how our natural grass pitch has performed during the season and put a plan in place to get the pitch back to its best in time for the start of the new season in August. The demand and expectation for good quality grass pitches is always increasing. The annual maintenance of winter pitches is not only important in improving the quality and quantity of football played at a site, but is also contributes to a reduction in injuries to players. In an effort to assist...
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