SOUTH HURSTVILLE NSW
Acousto-Scan Pty Ltd is an ISO/IEC 17205 Laboratory that specialises in testing sporting and playground surfaces. They have over 20 years’ experience in testing both installations and products.
Their accreditations include NATA (National Association of Testing Authorities, Australia), FIFA (Federation Intenationale de Football Association), IRB (International Rugby Board), AFL (Australian Football League), CA (Cricket Australia), ITF (International Tennis Federation), FIH (International Hockey Federation). They are an ISS Scientific Body Member.
Acousto-Scan has been directly involved with the Olympics, Commonwealth Games, Asian Games, Pacific Games, FIFA gold projects and World Cups.
Dalton Consulting Engineers (DCE) is a privately owned and passionately managed civil engineering consultancy with a growing global footprint.
DCE are experts in the design and project management of sporting projects and related infrastructure. DCE prides itself on combining the engineering and financial imperatives for sports facilities with the necessary infrastructure requirements.
Drawing on extensive knowledge and experience in the delivery of sporting projects, DCE provides expert services and advice in the following key areas:
– 3d animations for concept design
– Synthetic & turf sportsfields
– Athletic tracks
– Thoroughbred racing facilities
– Water saving initiatives
– Integrated water cycle management
– Detailed design
– Project management
– Construction management
Martin Sheppard, Director of Smart Connection Consultancy, has worked since 2008 on the client side of projects, supporting clients with feasibility studies, business cases, the procurement of synthetic sports turf to grow participation in sport at sport, local and state government levels. Recognised as one of Australia’s leading thinkers and influencers on the use of synthetic surface technology, responsible for over 80% of all long pile sports surfaces contracts in Australia, he is also the technical adviser to the FFA, NRL and ARU on synthetic surfaces, in addition to working directly with FIFA, World Rugby and FIH.