CCGrass and Unisport start strategic partnership in the Nordic countries – Major benefits for sport clubs, municipalities and athletes
CCGrass, the world’s largest producer of synthetic turf and Unisport, the market leader in sports facilities surfaces and equipment in the Nordic countries, announce a new strategic partnership. The agreement will further enhance CCGrass’ growing position in the European sports market, whilst providing high quality artificial turf for Scandinavia’s major pitch installer. With the agreement it allows Unisport to offer a wider product portfolio for the Nordic customers.
One of Mexico’s top sports universities has chosen CCGrass’s Stemgrass artificial turf for its new American football field. Known locally as Tec, the Monterey Institute of Technology and Higher Education team’s nickname is Borregos, or Rams and the new field features the logo in its centre.
Football in Spain is almost a religion, so the importance of high quality pitches cannot be underestimated. The Cartagena Municipality attaches great importance on the sports development
CCGrass, the world’s largest producer of artificial turf products is delighted to announce that the International Hockey Federation (FIH) has confirmed CCGrass’s appointment as an official FIH Preferred Supplier. The Preferred Supplier status is aimed at ensuring only the highest quality hockey pitches are installed, no matter what level of play is required. Within the FIH Quality Programme, being […]
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Onno Brenninkmeijer joins CCGrass having previously worked in the synthetic turf industry for Desso, Mondo, and Greenfields, over a 25-year period. Onno is tasked with developing sales within northern and central Europe for CCGrass’ new European office, and will look to develop new sports markets alongside increasing awareness of the CCGrass brand. Onno commented:“It is a […]
CCGrass has appointed Bryn Lee as managing director for their new European operations. Lee is well-informed about the artificial grass industry. Prior to joining CCGrass he held management positions at TigerTurf and Bonar Yarns, amongst many others. SportsTurf.eu spoke to Bryn Lee about the plans and ambitions CCGrass has for Europe.
When the National Stadium in Nicaragua needed to upgrade its artificial grass pitch, CCGrass’s Libra 50 system was chosen. For the client, it was important to achieve the FIFA Quality Pro standard, as this synthetic turf ground hosts the national Nicaraguan team’s matches. Working alongside local company partner “Stadium Source”, the project was completed and the pitch passed with flying colours.
With a full range of products designed, tufted and backed before delivery into the global sports and landscape market, CCGrass is well placed to understand special situations that occasionally arise. In the development of unique additives that are applied within its yarn, CCGrass now has systems that are designed to cope with excessive heat, bacteria and static electricity.
Around the world, over 1000 artificial turf football pitches are disposed of annually, and can’t be fully recycled due to either latex or PU secondary backing coats. This has seen many fields go to landfill sites or simply be stored for later disposal – an unacceptable situation for future sustainability.