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As a leader in sports construction equipment, Sportsfield Specialties is at the forefront of sports equipment design and technology. For the latest product developments and other company news, explore the latest news, photos and video.

 

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As the need for multi-use and stand-alone athletic venues increases, so does the awareness of the unique issues associated with modern sports facilities. For some venue managers, there’s a need for portable equipment that can withstand regular mobility. For others, it’s the desire for increased safety netting without impacting the sight lines for fans in the stands. Others just need their everyday equipment to function a little better. There’s room for new innovations in this ever-growing industry, but without active communication between end users and manufacturers, it can be difficult to determine next steps; communication is key to innovations in the field.

Ultra Cross® Netting Lauded for Versatility, Strength, See-Through Visibility

Sportsfield Specialties, Inc. (SSI) has attracted the attention of designers and stadium managers looking for long lasting and versatile netting protection with their Ultra Cross® Knotless Dyneema® Netting. The braided/knotless design is the strongest netting configuration available, which allows manufacturers to decrease the twine gauge without compromising strength. This state-of-the-art product, paired with SSI’s innovations and strategic partnerships is the ideal combination for sports venues with unique safety issues.

Promats Merges with Parent Company, Sportsfield Specialties

As of January 1, 2019, Promats Athletics of Salisbury and Delhi, NY-based parent company, Sportsfield Specialties, Inc. (SSI) merged forces, consolidating divisions under the SSI entity. According to Sean Clark, SSI President, Promats Athletics has been the leader in athletic wall pads for over 30 years and SSI has been the industry-leader in manufacturing steel and aluminum athletic field equipment since 1998.

SSI Recognized For Game Changing Field Equipment

Sportsfield Specialties, Inc. of Delhi, NY was awarded several accolades at the American Sports Builders Association’s (ASBA) annual Technical Meeting in Scottsdale, AZ in early December. Honors included two Game Changer Awards Changer Awards for SSI’s innovations in track and field equipment and recognition for their role in numerous award-winning sports construction projects.

Sportsfield Specialties Hosts 13th Annual ASBA Customer Party

Sportsfield Specialties, Inc. (SSI) hosted their 13th annual Customer Appreciation Party in conjunction with the American Sports Builders Association’s (ASBA) Annual Technical Meeting and Trade Show. The event took place on December 1, 2018 at the Fairmont Princess Resort’s Plaza Bar in Scottsdale, AZ.

Demand for Ultra Cross® Netting Surges Among MLB, MiLB Teams

Sportsfield Specialties, Inc.’s (SSI) Ultra Cross® Black and Field Green Baseball Netting have attracted dozens of Major League Baseball (MLB) and Minor League (MiLB) clubs, who have installed the low-profile Dyneema® fiber knotless netting at their home stadiums and/or practice facilities in the 2018 season. 

Venues Applaud SSI's Soccer Goal Innovations

Sportsfield Specialties, Inc. (SSI) is committed to advancing field equipment with innovative solutions for multi-use sports facilities. At soccer venues across the U.S., site managers have taken notice to SSI's newest soccer-related innovations -- Portable International Soccer Goals and Skiddable Regulation Soccer Goals.

SSI Plays Crucial Role at New U.S. Bank Stadium, Super Bowl LII Venue

In 2008, Sportsfield Specialties’ (SSI) AdjustRight® Football Goal Posts made their Super Bowl debut at University of Phoenix Stadium – This would be the beginning of a run of Super Bowl wins for the Delhi, NY sports equipment manufacturer.

Permanent Filming Towers Added to Product Lineup

In 2017, Sportsfield Specialties, Inc. (SSI) introduced its first line of permanent filming towers, which two NCAA Division I colleges quickly took notice of. The University of Delaware purchased a 15’H SSI filming tower to support video coverage of games and practices at Fred P. Rullo Stadium, home of the 2016 NCAA Division I field hockey champions.

Ivy League's Brown Bears Upgrade Fields For Elite Competition

Brown University recently completed a $5 million upgrade to their baseball and softball fields making their complex the premier venue in the Ivy League and New England.