Sports Drainage and Synthetic Pitch Construction from TGMS Ltd

Press Release   •   Oct 13, 2010 13:49 BST

TGMS are a leading sports turf consultancy practice. They specialise in the design and also the management of both natural and synthetic sports pitches. They have a vast wealth of experience and have a broad client base having taken on in excess of over 400 different projects up and down the UK and even one project in the Ukraine for 2009 Europa Cup champions, Shakhtar Donetsk.

Synthetic Sports Surfaces are becoming increasingly popular across a wide range of sports and throughout the full spectrum of users, from local sports clubs and schools through to Premier League Football training grounds and International Hockey.

On the subject of football, they have undertaken many different projects in the industry from football pitch construction to ongoing projects with English champions Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. They have been contracted for Middlesbrough Football Club at their ground, the Riverside Stadium.

TGMS also offer sports pitch drainage, which will come into higher demand as the winter season gets increasingly wet and cold!

TGMS have established themselves by providing some of the best, and the most highly qualified people, to undertake their installations. They are also corporate members of some renowned industry organisations like the Sport and Play Construction Association (SAPCA) and the Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG).

TGMS also work in close contact and in close partnership with some leading sports bodies like Sport England, The Football Association, the Football Foundation and the England and Wales Cricket Board. Their experience knows no bounds and they will happily discuss services with you on request.


TGMS Ltd is a leading sports turf consultancy practice specialising in the design and management of natural and synthetic turf sports pitches. We offer a comprehensive range of services including feasibility studies, design (including earthworks and drainage) and contract supervision to support the construction of new sports pitches as well as the remediation of existing pitches.

TGMS Ltd was formed as the result of a management buy-out (July 2008) of TurfTrax Ground Management Systems Limited, which was founded in 1997 to commercialise research undertaken with Cranfield University’s National Soils Resources Institute (NSRI). NSRI Cranfield is one of the world’s pre-eminent soil research/soil physics establishments and is a centre of excellence for sports turf management.

Our operations centres, where we coordinate our national and international service, are based in Bedfordshire and Sunderland.

Unit 7, Cranfield Innovation Centre
University Way
MK43 0BT
Tel: +44 (0)1234756040
Fax: +44 (0)1234 756042