CLIENT PROJECTS

Henderson Bowling Club

Henderson Bowling Club

Client: Henderson Bowling Club


Services Provided: Construction & Development

NZSTI was engaged Henderson Bowling Club to oversee the re-installation of their bowling green which had ... Read More

Orewa Bowling Club “C” Green

Orewa Bowling Club “C” Green

Client: Bowls Orewa


Services Provided: Construction & Development

NZSTI was engaged Bowls Orewa to develop a scope of works, negotiate the contract and perform quality assessment of ... Read More

Helensville Bowling Club

Helensville Bowling Club

Client: Superturf


Services Provided: Construction & Development

NZSTI was engaged SuperTurf to perform quality assessment of the build of the new synthetic bowling green at Helenville ... Read More

Guidelines for Resurfacing & Growing on a Bowling Green

Guidelines for Resurfacing & Growing on a Bowling Green

Client: Thames Coast Bowling Club


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development

NZSTI assessed greens to determine if topsoil needed replacing, suitability of ... Read More

Water Management Plan For Turf & Amenity Areas

Water Management Plan For Turf & Amenity Areas

Client: Gisborne District Council


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management

NZSTI prepared a water management plan for the irrigation of turf and amenity areas as part of GDC. Project Read More

Manawaroa Park No 5 & 8 Cricket Block Resurfacing

Manawaroa Park No 5 & 8 Cricket Block Resurfacing

Client: Palmerston North City Council


Services Provided: Sports Turf Construction & Development

NZSTI was previously engaged to monitor the quality of the 15 club blocks and provide a ... Read More

Commonwealth Games Lawn Bowls Venue, Bukit Kiara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Commonwealth Games Lawn Bowls Venue, Bukit Kiara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Client: Grass Master


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development

Full consultancy services from inception to completion of project including project ... Read More

South Pacific Games Lawn Bowls

South Pacific Games Lawn Bowls

Client: South Pacific Games Organising Committee


Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development

Design and supervision of construction of lawn bowls complex for 2007 South Pacific Games in Samoa...

Bowls New Zealand Academy Green Development

Bowls New Zealand Academy Green Development

Client: Bowls New Zealand


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management

The 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow will be played on browntop sand-based greens. To assist preparation

Provision of a Tournament Maintenance Programme for the NZ Open

Provision of a Tournament Maintenance Programme for the NZ Open

Client: Auckland Bowls


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management

In preparation for the 2012 NZ Open, Auckland Bowls engaged NZSTI to provide a tournament maintenance programme to assure

Rotorua Bowling Club – Annual Advisory Visit/ Resurfacing

Rotorua Bowling Club – Annual Advisory Visit/ Resurfacing

Client: Rotorua Bowling Club


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development

As part of their annual advisory visit, NZSTI reviewed Rotorua Bowling Club's greens Read More

City of Sydney

City of Sydney

Client: City of Sydney


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Research

Since 2008, STI has been contracted by City of Sydney to independently performance test and report on the ... Read More

Horticulture Australia and Parks and Leisure Australia

Horticulture Australia and Parks and Leisure Australia

Client: Horticulture Australia and Parks and Leisure Australia


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management

Undertaken in partnership with Parks and Leisure Australia (PLA) and ... Read More

ACT Government

ACT Government

Client: ACT Government


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management

STI was commissioned by the ACT Government to undertake a diagnostic assessment of the council’s sports fields

Brisbane City Council

Brisbane City Council

Client: Brisbane City Council


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management

The Brisbane City Council (BCC) contracted the STI to undertake an assessment of all 600+ sports fields in 2011/2012

Sportsfield Monitoring – Dunedin City Council

Sportsfield Monitoring – Dunedin City Council

Client: Dunedin City Council


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development

Dunedin City Council commissioned NZSTI to undertake regular assessments of 22 ... Read More

Bush Multi Sports Complex Drainage Improvement

Bush Multi Sports Complex Drainage Improvement

Client: Tararua District Council


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development

The Bush Multi Sports complex is the main sporting complex in the Pahiatua area. Read More

Moreton Bay Regional Council

Moreton Bay Regional Council

Client: Moreton Bay Regional Council


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management

In 2012 STI carried out an independent assessment of 48 sports fields surfaces for Moreton Bay Regional ... Read More

Crossfield Reserve

Crossfield Reserve

Client: Auckland Council Central


Services Provided: Construction & Development

High quality sand carpet playing fields were established by NZSTI at Crossfield Reserve Fields No 3, 4 ... Read More

Wainoni Park

Wainoni Park

Client: Auckland Council


Services Provided: Construction & Development

NZSTI established 3 high quality sand carpet playing fields at Wainoni Park for the Auckland City Council.

Waringah Council, Sports Field Performance Testing

Waringah Council, Sports Field Performance Testing

Client: Waringah Council


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Research

NZSTI has been contracted by Warringah Council to independently performance test and report on the ... Read More

Endeavour Park Drainage Improvement

Endeavour Park Drainage Improvement

Client: Marlborough District Council


Services Provided: Construction & Development

Drainage improvement options for this challenging site were investigated and a report detailing the ... Read More

Commonwealth Games Cricket Venues, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Commonwealth Games Cricket Venues, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Client: Nusareka


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development, Research

Full design and project management of construction, and upgrading of all natural turf Read More

Kinrara Cricket Academy, Malaysia

Kinrara Cricket Academy, Malaysia

Client: Malaysian Cricket Association


Services Provided: Sports Turf Managementt

Production of full construction specifications and drawings, review of tender companies and selection ... Read More

Kota Bayuemas Cricket Oval, Pandamaran, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

Kota Bayuemas Cricket Oval, Pandamaran, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

Client: Golden Hope Development


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development

Production of full construction specifications and drawings, review of tender ... Read More

Cobham Oval

Cobham Oval

Client: Whangarei District Council


Services Provided: Research

In 2012, Cobham Oval became the newest of New Zealand's ODI enues when the Black Caps played Zimbabwe there...

Singapore Cricket Club

Singapore Cricket Club

Client: Singapore Cricket Club


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management Construction & Development

Compile Facilities Development Plan and assist with the restoration of the Padang ... Read More

Asian Games (Guangzhou) 2010

Asian Games (Guangzhou) 2010

Client: Guangzhou Asian Games organising Committee


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management

Provide design specifications and project supervision for the construction of cricket ... Read More

Lloyd Elsmere Park

Lloyd Elsmere Park

Client: Manukau City Council


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development

Manukau City Council contacted NZSTI to design a new cricket block with changed ... Read More

Outfield Improvement – Mainpower Oval

Outfield Improvement – Mainpower Oval

Client: Canterbury Country Cricket


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development

The Christchurch earthquakes left Canterbury Cricket without a home ground. ... Read More

Fields 800 Sand Trial

Fields 800 Sand Trial

Client: McCallum Brothers Limited


Services Provided: Research

A trial was conducted at NZSTI’s trial site in Palmerston North using marine-sourced sand (Fields 800)...

Ready Lawn

Ready Lawn

Client: Ready Lawn


Services Provided: Research

Ready Lawn were applying for a water right renewal and as part of this were required by Environment Waikato...

Turf Ryegrass Cultivar Trials

Turf Ryegrass Cultivar Trials

Client: Turf Grass supply companies


Services Provided: Research

NZSTI has a long history of undertaking ryegrass cultivar trials at its research site in Palmerston North...

FIFA Goal Project Football Grounds, Samoa and Solomon Islands

FIFA Goal Project Football Grounds, Samoa and Solomon Islands

Client: FIFA Oceania


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development

Design, construction specifications and drawings, full project supervision of the playing ... Read More

Cambodia & Laos Football Federations

Cambodia & Laos Football Federations

Client: FIFA Asia


Services Provided: Research

Investigate the reasons for poor performance of the Federation’s Academy playing surface. Investigate and report...

Oceania Football U20 Qualifying Venue

Oceania Football U20 Qualifying Venue

Client: Manukau City Council


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management

NZSTI provided a Field Condition Report reporting the field condition, safety and improvements required to ensure Read More

Parrs Park Fields

Parrs Park Fields

Client: Auckland Council West


Services Provided: Construction & Development

High quality sandcarpet playing fields were established at Parrs Park No 3 & 4 Fields for the Auckland ... Read More

Shepherds Park – Sand Carpet Renewal & Wicket Block Installation

Shepherds Park – Sand Carpet Renewal & Wicket Block Installation

Client: Auckland Council


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management

NZSTI undertook a site investigation assessing the current asset condition and potential for re-use/ upgrading ... Read More

Northland Golf Club – Greens Conversion to Browntop

Northland Golf Club – Greens Conversion to Browntop

Client: New Zealand Golf


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management

In 2008, the putting greens at Northland Golf Club were completely dominated by Poa annua and were excessively soft ... Read More

Cambridge Golf Course

Cambridge Golf Course

Client: Cambridge Golf Club


Services Provided: Research

The Cambridge Golf Club's golf course is situated on a spectacular land form - ancient river cut terraces and valleys...

Trimax Mowing Systems Ltd – Merlin 320 Mower Trial

Trimax Mowing Systems Ltd – Merlin 320 Mower Trial

Client: Trimax Mowing Systems


Services Provided: Research

NZSTI was commissioned by Trimax Mowing Systems Ltd to undertake a trial to determine the mowing quality...

Glass Sand Green Construction Trial

Glass Sand Green Construction Trial

Client: Glass Packaging Forum


Services Provided: Research

A trial was conducted at NZSTI’s trial site in Palmerston North using recycled glass sand and a control sand as root zone ... Read More

Organic matter monitoring – North Shore Golf Club

Organic matter monitoring – North Shore Golf Club

Client: North Shore Golf Club


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management

North Shore Golf Club is one of New Zealand's finest golf courses and when they embarked on an organic matter ... Read More

Hastings Golf Club

Hastings Golf Club

Client: Hastings Golf Club


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management

The Hastings Golf Club's Bridge Pa golf course is a well respected long established golf course. As a long ... Read More

Mount Maunganui Golf Club

Mount Maunganui Golf Club

Client: Mount Maunganui Golf Club


NZSTI completed an advisory visit with the Course Superintendent. We carried out an organic matter test and after discussions, reviewing present practices, we provided the Club ... Read More

Pukekohe Golf Club

Pukekohe Golf Club

Client: Pukekohe Golf Club


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management

Traditionally Pukekohe Golf Club renovate their greens twice a year in the spring and autumn...

Counties Racing Club

Counties Racing Club

Client: Counties Racing Club


Services Provided: Construction & Development

In 2008 disaster struck the Counties Racing Club when their cup meeting had to be abandoned after the running Read More

Wellington Racing Club

Wellington Racing Club

Client: Wellington Racing Club


Services Provided: Construction & Development

Following a series of cancelled race meetings due to excessively wet conditions on the course proper...

Counties Racing Toro Precision Sense 6000 Monitoring

Counties Racing Toro Precision Sense 6000 Monitoring

Client: Counties Racing


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management

Counties Racing is the first racetrack in New Zealand to use the Toro Precision Sense 6000 monitoring machine

Establishment and Management of Croquet Lawns in New Zealand

Establishment and Management of Croquet Lawns in New Zealand

Client: Croquet New Zealand


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development

NZSTI developed and produced a maintenance manual for turf managers looking after ... Read More

Hamilton City Council Optimising Irrigation Practices

Hamilton City Council Optimising Irrigation Practices

Client: Hamilton City Council


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management

During 2010 Hamilton City Council were required to prepare a Water Management Plan to support...

Huka Lodge – Organic Management of their Lawns

Huka Lodge – Organic Management of their Lawns

Client: Huka Lodge


Services Provided: Research

Huka Lodge is a prestigious Lodge located on the shores of the Waikato River that maintains extensive

Whangarei Town Basin Sculpture Park

Whangarei Town Basin Sculpture Park

Client: Whangarei District Council


Services Provided: Construction & Development

A section of Whangarei’s city riverfront was to be re-developed to house five public ... Read More

Brisbane Airport Environmental Area Assessment

Brisbane Airport Environmental Area Assessment

Client: Brisbane Airport


Services Provided: Research

To analyse the turf species and soil characteristics of 500+ ha of grassed areas...

Okara Park Rugby Field Development

Okara Park Rugby Field Development

Client: Whangarei District Council


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development

In preparation for the 2011 Rugby World Cup, a major re-development of the ... Read More

St Kentigern Trust Board – Rugby, Football & Cricket Ground Development

St Kentigern Trust Board – Rugby, Football & Cricket Ground Development

Client: St Kentigern Trust Board


Services Provided: Construction & Development

This project involved development of two entirely new sports field and natural turf cricket block from a ... Read More

Rangitoto College

Rangitoto College

Client: Rangitoto College


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development

Rangitoto College, New Zealand’s largest secondary school, opened its doors in 1956...

Kings College No1 Field

Kings College No1 Field

Client: Kings College


Services Provided: Construction & Development

Kings College founded in 1896, is a world-class independent secondary school...

Drainage upgrade of sportsfields at Hamilton Boys High School

Drainage upgrade of sportsfields at Hamilton Boys High School

Client: Hamilton Boys High School


Services Provided: Construction & Development

NZSTI completed an assessment of sports fields at Hamilton Boys High School and undertook a review of ... Read More

Bruce Pulman Park

Bruce Pulman Park

Client: Bruce Pulman Park


Services Provided: Construction & Development

The project involved development of two entirely new full size cricket ovals...

NZ Cricket

NZ Cricket

Client: NZ Cricket


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Research

Traditionally New Zealand cricket pitches were low and slow. Nowadays, the international venues in New Zealand Read More

Yarrow Stadium

Yarrow Stadium

Client: New Plymouth District Council


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development

Yarrow stadium was selected as a venue for the 2011 Rugby World Cup...

Trafalgar Park Rugby Field Development

Trafalgar Park Rugby Field Development

Client: Nelson City Council


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development, Research

In preparation for the 2011 Rugby World Cup...

Rugby World Cup 2011

Rugby World Cup 2011

Client: Rugby World Cup 2011 Ltd


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development, Research

NZSTI were commissioned by the organisers of the Rugby World Cup 2011...

Western Springs Stadium Redevelopment

Western Springs Stadium Redevelopment

Client: Auckland Council


Services Provided: Construction & Development

Western Springs Stadium redevelopment was required to bring the pitch up to the RWC 2011 practice venue standard ... Read More

Pukekura Park Practice Facility

Pukekura Park Practice Facility

Client: New Plymouth District Council


Services Provided: Construction & Development

Pukekura Park is one of New Zealand's iconic cricket grounds...

Fitzherbert Park Upgrade

Fitzherbert Park Upgrade

Client: Palmerston North City Council


Services Provided: Construction & Development

Fitzherbert Park is Palmerston Norths’ premiere cricket facility...

Avon River Precinct

Avon River Precinct

Client: OPUS International Consultants


One of the key Christchurch Rebuild projects is the re-development of the Avon River Precinct. NZSTI were engaged to provide construction and maintenance specifications to ... Read More

Mercury Bay Sports Park Development

Mercury Bay Sports Park Development

Client: Thames Coromandel District Council


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development

NZSTI was engaged to determine the reason(s) for poor establishment ... Read More

Marlborough Cricket: Cricket Block Performance

Marlborough Cricket: Cricket Block Performance

Client: Marlborough Cricket


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Construction & Development

Marlborough Cricket engaged NZSTI to assess in-season block management...

Pakuranga College – Synthetic Turf Development

Pakuranga College – Synthetic Turf Development

Client: Pakuranga College


Services Provided: Construction & Development

When Pakuranga College needed to add an all weather sporting surface...

College Rifles Rugby Club – Synthetic Turf development

College Rifles Rugby Club – Synthetic Turf development

Client: College Rifles Rugby Club


Services Provided: Construction & Development

When College Rifles Rugby Club wanted to install New Zealand’s first...

2010 Commonwealth Games – India Lawn Bowls

2010 Commonwealth Games – India Lawn Bowls

Client: Dales Sports and Jubilee Sports


Services Provided: Construction & Development

NZSTI undertook World Bowls Board-accredited performance testing...

Blockhouse Bay Bowling Club – Synthetic Green Installation

Blockhouse Bay Bowling Club – Synthetic Green Installation

Client: Blockhouse Bay Bowling Club


Services Provided: Construction & Development

Blockhouse Bay is a well-established bowling club in Auckland...

Tahunanui Bowling Club Synthetic Green Replacement

Tahunanui Bowling Club Synthetic Green Replacement

Client: Tahunanui Bowling Club


Services Provided: Construction & Development

The existing sand filled synthetic green at Tahunanui Bowling Club was...

Mount Greens Sports Facility

Mount Greens Sports Facility

Client: Tauranga City Council


Services Provided: Construction & Development

During 2010/2011 NZSTI were engaged by Tauranga City Council to...

Claudelands Bowling Club

Claudelands Bowling Club

Client: Claudelands Bowling Club


Services Provided: Construction & Development

Members of Claudelands Bowling Club have been considering purchasing a synthetic green for many years. In Read More

Bay View Bowling Club – World Bowls Board Testing

Bay View Bowling Club – World Bowls Board Testing

Client: Bay View Bowling Club


Services Provided: Construction & Development

NZSTI was commissioned to undertake a World Bowls Test (WBB) at Bay View Bowling Club to assess the playing ... Read More

Sancta Maria College – Synthetic Turf Development

Sancta Maria College – Synthetic Turf Development

Client: Sancta Maria College


Services Provided: Construction & Development

The objective of Sancta Maria College's synthetic turf development programme was to provide sporting ... Read More

Warren Freer Park – Synthetic Turf Softball Diamond

Warren Freer Park – Synthetic Turf Softball Diamond

Client: Ramblers Sotfball


Services Provided: Construction & Development

NZSTI was commissioned by Ramblers Softball to lead the development of a new 3G synthetic softball diamond at ... Read More

Pakistan Cricket Board – Pitch Assessment Programme

Pakistan Cricket Board – Pitch Assessment Programme

Client: Pakistan Cricket Board


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management

NZSTI was commissioned to visit and assess all of the first class and international cricket pitches in ... Read More

Karnataka Cricket Association – International Pitch Preparation

Karnataka Cricket Association – International Pitch Preparation

Client: Karnataka Cricket Association, India


Services Provided: Sports Turf Management, Training

NZSTI was commissioned between 2006-2009 to oversee the preparation

Curator Training Course – Malaysia

Curator Training Course – Malaysia

Client: Asia Cricket Council


Services Provided: Training

NZSTI was commissioned by the Asia Cricket Council to undertake a training course for the curators of cricket grounds from ... Read More

Hong Kong Turf Management Training

Hong Kong Turf Management Training

Client: Leisure and Cultural Services Division - Hong Kong


Services Provided: Training

NZSTI are proud to have a long, successful record of teaching...