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3rd Generation synthetic surfacing (also known as 3G artificial grass) is primarily for football and rugby which utilise longer fibres in a reduced density and filled with a mix of sand infill and rubber infill granules to provide some shock absorption.

We have a range of purpose designed 3G artificial grass surfaces for specific sport types all to suit certain budgets, accreditations and playing characteristics. There is a wide range of 3G artificial grass on the market and this 3G synthetic surfacing has significantly improved from the early days of Astroturf. 3rd Generation synthetic surfacing is now starting to be played on, to professional standards offering improved playing characteristics in all weather conditions.

There are many different types of 3G artificial grass from monofilament fibres to fibrillated fibres. The yarns vary from polyethylene to polypropylene and the standard of the backing system is also an essential part in the design process to meet certain 3rd generation synthetic surfacing accreditations.

3G Pitches Perfectly Safe – Tested and Proven

Recently it has been mentioned in the media about the safety of the artificial turf sports pitches. There has been some concern among individual players and sports clubs over some of the materials used in the construction of these facilities. I would like to confirm 3G Pitches are perfectly safe and this is tested and […]

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Advanced 3G Sports Pitch Technology

An artificial grass 3G surface is the perfect flooring option for sports facilities with a primary use of football or rugby, however hockey can also be played on the 3G sports surfacing to recreational use. Made using advanced 3G sports pitch technology, the surfacing is made up of either fibrillated or monofilament synthetic grass fibres […]

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3G 5 a Side Football Pitch Resurfacing in Merseyside

A job that we recently carried out in Merseyside involved a football pitch resurfacing process to a run down synthetic grass tennis court. The existing court surface had to be ripped up and replaced with a 3G synthetic grass carpet to give better performance qualities for football. Football Pitch Resurfacing To begin the football pitch […]

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Experts in Artificial Sports Pitches

The installation of artificial sports pitches has become very popular in a variety of organisations across the UK including schools, sports clubs and leisure centres. The technological advancements of synthetic grass surfacing mean that there are now more options than ever and you can ensure that your sports surface will be high quality, durable and […]

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Recycled Rubber Granules Infill Sports Surfaces

At Sports and Safety Surfaces, we can offer a number of amazing sports surfaces to ensure that you are happy with the final product. There are a number of great surfaces that we can provide that all provide different benefits and are all better for different purposes. For example, 3G synthetic turf is an amazing […]

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Fibrillating 3G synthetic sports surface

Fibrillating third generation 3G synthetic surfaces can vary in depth dependent on the sports being played and generally vary in depth from 35mm – 65mm pile height. The yarns is usually polyethylene or polypropylene and the texture can feel different underfoot with the stitch rates. There are many different artificial grass suppliers from rhino turf, […]

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Costs, Quotes, Prices for construction of 5-a-side football pitch

What is 5 a Side Football? 5 a side football is a really enjoyable version of standard football. The main difference is that there are less than half as many players playing on a smaller pitch. We have installed thousands of 5 a side football pitches over the years which have all been designed and […]

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5 a side football pitch in 3G synthetic sports surface

5 a side football pitch is a much smaller sports pitch where 5 players on each side play against each other. There is no standard size pitch or penalty area due to different locations and restrictions on certain sites. The sizes of the 5 a side synthetic surface is dependent upon budgets, funding and prices […]

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Multi Use Games Area Nationwide

Designing, constructing and maintaining multi use games areas throughout the UK is what we specialise in. The construction of the MUGA includes groundworks, edges, stone sub base, drainage for sports pitches, macadam surface making it an engineered sub base, rubber shock pad, rebounce shock pad, astro turf, synthetic grass, polymeric surfaces, needlepunch surfacing, astro turf, […]

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