Success stories

Read more on these projects from all over the world.

Multi purpose Multi purpose

Asphalt Green Campus, USA

Converting ‘green asphalt’ to a quality multi-purpose field

The non-profit organization Asphalt Green in New York is dedicated to assisting individuals of all ages and backgrounds to achieve a healthy lifestyle through sports and fitness. Good quality infrastructure is a requirement, but the old, hardened artificial turf field in Manhattan could no longer live up to these expectations. A new surface was installed and the ProPlay shock pad certainly has made a difference.

Soccer Soccer

Parc Olympique de Montréal, CA

FIFA senior World Cup played on a ProPlay base

Schmitz Foam Products provided the ProPlay-Sport shock pad to cushion the concrete surface at Montreal’s Olympic Stadium, one of the largest Canadian stadiums used for the Women’s World Cup in June 2015. The Canadian Soccer Association, FIFA and JSA Sport Architecture Inc. selected partners Carpell Surfaces and ACT Global to supply and install the synthetic turf system. It was the first time all-synthetic turf was used in a FIFA senior World Cup.

Equestrian Equestrian

The Acres Dressage, USA

Knowhow in horse riding arena construction holds up against the heaviest weather extremes

El Niño, a climate phenomenon that causes heavy rainfall and thunderstorm activity, also stroke the American Westcoast in 2015. After days of extreme raining the streets in California were flooded and covered with mud. A familiar and well-known phenomenon, nevertheless one of the heaviest since the nineties, was perfectly well managed by the innovative riding arena system “High Score Performance Ground”.