Production of full construction specifications and drawings, review of tender companies, and selection of contractor on behalf of client. Work scope also included full project management of cricket ground, machinery and inventory recommendations.
Production of full construction specifications and drawings, review of tender companies and selection of contractor on behalf of client, full project management of cricket ground, machinery and inventory recommendations.
Counties Racing is the first racetrack in New Zealand to use the Toro Precision Sense 6000 monitoring machine. In a single pass, the Precision Sense can monitor soil moisture, surface penetration, grass coverage and provide a GPS survey.
This project involved development of two entirely new sports field and natural turf cricket block from a green field site. Services provided including input into the design and layout of the playing field platforms, specification of all works including irrigation and overseeing implementation. The fields have been in use for several years now and have consistently provided the highest quality playing surfaces despite very high use demands.
Yarrow stadium was selected as a venue for the 2011 Rugby World Cup. The field required redevelopment in order to meet the prescribed World Cup Standards. NZSTI provided a feasibility study, specification and construction observation for the redevelopment.
In preparation for the 2011 Rugby World Cup, Nelson City Council needed to redevelop the rugby pitch at Trafalgar Park in Nelson. NZSTI’s role was to prepare the specifications and oversee the construction works. The rugby pitch was redeveloped into a sand carpet utilising recycled glass sand, an eco-friendly alternative to river-dredged sand. The use of recycled glass sand for a winter sports pitch construction was a world first.
In preparation for the 2011 Rugby World Cup, a major re-development of the pitch at Okara Park in Whangarei was undertaken. This included moving the pitch to accommodate a new grandstand. NZSTI’s role was to provide detailed specifications for the work and oversee the construction.
NZSTI completed an assessment of sports fields at Hamilton Boys High School was able to tailor a drainage solution to their budget and expectations. The drainage specifications were prepared, which enabled the installation of drainage into six fields to be staged over several years. NZSTI provided project observations during installation and our lab, quality assurance for materials used.