Many different processes go into the creation or improvement of a sports field, this section gives you an idea of some of the machinery used and tasks performed.

Full Construction

Stadium being constructed

Schedule of Operations

Earthworks – The latest equipment used by experienced operators carry out the initial earthworks.

Laser Installed Drainage – Modern low ground drainers with conveyor elevators are used to minimize damage on the existing sward while also getting the most accurate level for the drain.

Gravel Trenches - A choice of either Shelton equipment or AFT wizz wheel are used, depending upon ground conditions or customer preference.

Laser Grading - Final surface levels are determined by the quality of the grading equipment. Laser controlled dozers provide absolutely precise control for the best of today’s sports surfaces.

Rootzone Installation – For a successful installation quality materials need to be handled with experience and care.


Field being renovated

Schedule of Operations

Verti-Drain - Compaction Relief. We have a choice of 2.5 metre or 1.5 metre machines, 25mm to 12mm tines - solid or hollow on request.

Hollow Care - Soil Improvement. Choose from our pedestrian or tractor mounted machines - a full range of tines is available upon request.

Overseeding - We have a choice of both Vredo and Amazone machines to suit all surfaces.

Sand Spreading Scarifiers Cultivators - Because we have our own large fleet of vehicles and specialist machinery, we can provide the right machinery for most jobs.

Artificial Surfaces - Artificial cricket wickets and other sports surfaces as manufactured by Notts Sport are available for installation.


Call J Mallinson (Ormskirk) Ltd. on 01695 723414, to discuss your requirements, today.