October 2020 | SporTurf

Worldwide Installs Fielder’s Choice at Durham College

Recently longtime Sporturf dealer Worldwide Turf installed popular Sporturf product Fielder’s Choice at Durham College’s women’s softball facility. The Worldwide team provided design and build services for Durham College’s brand new baseball facility. Construction began in March 2020 and the surface is 100% Sporturf synthetic turf. This state-of-the-art facility features many completely customized components. This project started with the removal of the existing natural grass diamond, followed by the construction of a dynamic aggregate base and installation of a performance pad, synthetic turf with custom lines, Durham Lord’s logos, rubber infill, double batting cages with netting, bullpens and custom dugouts.

The facility includes a customized scoreboard, flag poles, and LED field lighting (also included in the bullpens and dugouts). The field is equipped with an award-winning pole-to-pole tension netting, with an integrated and customized backstop wall pad system, windscreens. The 400 seat custom bleachers include VIP seating for 100 and an integrated press box and perimeter fencing.

The Ultra Cross® knotless low-profile net barriers are Dyneema® fiber construction, which makes it exceptionally strong, providing spectators industry-leading 95% see-through visibility, which is why it’s the preferred netting of Major League Baseball venues.

Durham Before

Durham After

  • Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Durham College
  • 50,000 SQ/FT State-of-the-art Softball Facility
  • SporTurf Fielder’s Choice 52
  • .Double Batting Cages, Bull Pens, Dug Outs, Pole-to-Pole Tension Netting, Backstop Pad and Windscreen, Flag Poles, 400 seat Bleachers with 100 VIP seating, integrated Press Box, LED lighting, Custom Scoreboard, Perimeter Fencing

About Worldwide Turf

Worldwide Turf Inc. is a Canadian owned and operated family business, founded in 2008 by Steve Halbert. We specialize in constructing and installing synthetic turf fields, multi-sport complexes, and indoor athletic facilities. The team at Worldwide Turf Inc. are some of the most competent and capable in the industry.

As always if you have questions about this install or any you have coming up please reach out to your Regional Account Manager for more information!


Sporturf Introduces New Landscape Product Sassy Grass!

Meet our newest landscape product, Sassy Grass! Sassy Grass is an excellent landscape product that offers a thatch, which provides added body, reducing the amount of infill needed. The two-color blend of this surface provides a truly authentic look and feel that resembles a natural lawn making it an ideal landscape product, unlike many others. This product can be used for landscapes, playgrounds, pet areas, fringes, and much more. This product can be installed indoors or outdoors on concrete or a compacted aggregate base.

Sassy Grass has an entirely new grass blade style that creates a non-directional pile lay. This pile will replicate the look of natural grass better than anything else on the market.

Please follow up with your Regional Sales Manager if you have any further questions before starting your next project. They can get you samples and assist. You can also refer back to your installation guidelines for additional details.

Dustin Loggins

Midwest Regional Account Manager
(706) 508-2526 [email protected]

Hunter Pratt

Gulf Coast Regional Account Manager
(706) 980-8915 [email protected]

Demond Moore

Southeast Regional Account Manager
706-913-5033 [email protected]

Mac Clark

Northwest Regional Account Manager
706-618-3335 [email protected]

Greg Holloway

Southwestern Regional Account Manager
706-671-0029 [email protected]

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