Turf: The Natural Approach To Artificial Grass.
forget everything you ever knew - or thought
- about synthetic turf. That's what Arnold Palmer
did when he installed a Field Turf putting green
outside his Bay Hill office. And that's what
golf courses across the country have done when
installing the revolutionary Field Turf. Field
Turf looks, feels, and plays like natural grass.
That is why Field Turf is the official synthetic
turf of both the PGA TOUR and Champions Tour.
of research have resulted in a surface that
duplicates the playing condition of natural
turf while all but eliminating the cost and
labor of maintenance. Field Turf is more durable,
affordable, longer lasting and safer than any
other golf surface - including real grass.
blade of Field Turf emerges from its unique
infill just as real grass emerges from the soil.
Tufted into patterns that simulate natural turf,
Field Turf feels like nothing less than the
earth beneath your feet. It is the ultimate
all-weather surface, offering maximum drainage
and perfect playability, regardless of season
or weather conditions. And it can stand up to
continual use that would quickly degrade any
natural surface. Field Turf is, quite simply,
the new turfgrass.
Turf On The Golf Course.
its startlingly natural look and feel, its minimal
maintenance requirements, and its economic advantages,
FieldTurf is the ideal surface for virtually
every type of golf facility.
lines and putting greens are the most visible
parts of any golf facility. Field Turf makes
it possible to offer golfers perfectly maintained
tee lines and putting surfaces, regardless of
the amount of use. It can also put an end to
unattractive mat and concrete tee lines on driving
addition, Field Turf is a superior solution
for driving range landing zones, allowing you
to increase range revenue while reducing maintenance
costs. And for cart paths, Field Turf can replace
unsightly asphalt or concrete while eliminating
the unnatural careening of off-target balls.
the course, Field Turf will dramatically reduce
time and money spent on maintenance. It requires
no fertilizer, pesticides or mowing and only
periodic watering, thus helping preserve a precious
Turf At Home And At Work.
FieldTurf isn't just for the golf course. For
the dedicated golfer with the inclination -
and the space - to take golf home, it can provide
a trouble-free surface for backyard putting
greens and chipping areas.
fact, our partner Palmer Course Design Company
can recreate some of the world's most famous
greens right at your own home. Just take your
choice of the Great Greens of the PGA TOUR.
Or feel free to let you imagination roam in
creating your own design.
commercial establishments, Field Turf provides
beautiful, year-round landscaping, especially
in places where natural grass is difficult to
grow or where upkeep is impractical due to water
restrictions or other environmental factors.
Thanks to Field Turf's low maintenance requirements,
a 1,500 square-foot installation can typically
pay for itself in as little as eighteen months.
Its durability makes it especially well suited
for high-traffic areas. Field Turf creates a
favorable impression at restaurants, hotels,
office complexes, shopping centers, and virtually
anyplace where beauty, economy, and durability
Lines and Tee Boxes
lines and tee boxes are the most visible parts
of any golf facility - and the fastest to show
wear. An outstanding maintenance solution, Field
Turf allows natural grass areas a chance to
grow while providing superior appearance, feel,
and play. Now you can forget about unattractive
mats or concrete tee lines in this high use
area of the course. Field Turf feels like nothing
less than the earth beneath your feet, and it
represents an exceptional investment for any
Field Turf artificial grass system gives you
all the advantages of natural grass. The tee
can be inserted anywhere on the surface, and
the golfer feels the cushioned effect of the
ground underfoot, just like real grass. When
the club head connects with the ball, a little
cloud of top dressing rises from the ground
- and the illusion is complete.
Field Turf offers durability and long-term economy
unmatched by natural grass, tee mats or other
synthetic surfaces. It has been developed to
withstand the sun's rays and is built for resistance
to continual use. The real-grass feel of Field
Turf is enhanced by a specially formulated top
dressing imbedded between the fibers. Field
Turf offers all this - plus a low-maintenance,
trouble-free life span of an estimated eight
to ten years.
can put Field Turf to work on private, municipal,
executive or par-three courses. It's also ideal
for driving ranges and golf schools. Field Turf
is so low in maintenance that it requires just
occasional brushing and simple upkeep that can
easily be carried out by your own staff.
Special top dressing gives the cushioned feel
of real grass
Tees can be inserted anywhere on the surface
Long lasting fibers resist the sun's UV rays
Minimum maintenance required
Can be shaped as required
Can be installed on a variety of prepared bases
putting greens are the state-of-the-art solution
to the high maintenance costs, poor grass quality
and intensive care required to keep real grass,
natural or sand greens in playable condition.
The completely eliminate the risk of loss due
to disease, poor and circulation, and frequent
putting greens are the product of extensive
research and development efforts. Hundreds of
methods and materials have been tested, resulting
in performance that is, without doubt, the closest
to natural grass available today.
use, Field Turf "holds" the ball upon
impact and gives the golfer the desired response,
according to the selected approach shot. In
addition, Field Turf putting characteristics are
predictable. Players feel like they are on real
grass. The putting speed is adjustable - fast,
medium, or slow- according to "stimp"
meter readings. And because Field Turf greens
can be designed with the same contours as natural
greens, players can "read" the greens,
just as they do on any natural surface.
commercial situations, Field Turf putting greens
increase club revenues by extending the season
in spring and fall. Available to replace greens
at commercial, municipal, and private courses,
Field Turf is the finest alternative to natural
grass. We stand behind our products because
we have created the very best synthetic golf
greens in the world. That's why Field Turf putting
greens are warranted for a period of seven years,
for both performance and wear.
more expensive to install than natural greens,
Field Turf greens reduce maintenance costs so
dramatically that the typical break-even period,
including construction, is just two years.
Putting surface "holds" the ball to
practice short-game shots
Predictable putting, even on downhill lies
Long lasting, with an estimated lifespan of
fifteen years or more and warrantied for seven
Virtually maintenance-free; occasional brushing
is all that's required
Resilient to golf-cart wear and tear
Immune to temperature extremes
Dries quickly and is playable when wet
Pin placements can be pre-set to relocate
Special cup design and installation assures
Extremely resistant to damage and wear
Sever sloping is a design feature
"Speed" of greens is adjustable
Non-permeable or permeable
Suitable for indoor use
Maintains playing qualities year after year
Maintains natural-grass look twelve months a
Seven-year performance-and-wear warranty
Made in Canada and the United States
UV treated polypropylene fibers
Specially graded silica sand, granular material,
plus Nike Grind
No sub-surface parts to collapse or deteriorate
of golf practice facilities can now benefit
from twelve-month operations in many parts of
the country by using Field Turf instead of natural
grass. The many patent-pending features of Field Turf
make it the most revolutionary surfacing product
to come along in many years.
can help increase the driving-range revenues
while reducing the cost of maintaining areas
where players never strike a golf shot. Irrigation
and fertilization costs are virtually eliminated,
while the number of open days per year can be
expanded. In addition, losing range balls in
the soft and wet grass through plugging is now
a thing of the past.
entire landing surface of any range or green
can be replaced efficiently and cost-effectively
with Field Turf. In fact, we'll be happy to provide
a complete cost/benefit analysis that will show
you the financial rewards that come with reducing
or eliminating plugged golf balls, water usage,
pesticides, mowing, and other maintenance costs.
can also rely on our manufacturing experience
as well as out more than 22 years of surfacing
experience to guide you in designing a synthetic
turf range that will benefit both owner and
player for many years
Very low maintenance
Long lasting investment with an estimated lifespan
of fifteen years
Commercial quality fibers with high UV protection
Reduced operating costs through cleaner range
Easy on ball-picking equipment
Quick installation with little downtime
Virtually no maintenance requirements
Existing topsoil can be used to create fairway
bunkers and target greens
Conforms to contours
Replica sand traps can be created by using white
Porous surface enhances drainage characteristics
of any range
Up to 15-year warranty
Looks like real fairway grass, unlike other
Target greens become real functional targets
The target greens are treated to "hold"
Sand traps for the target greens are made of
white grass to enhance the depth perception
for the players