The ISO certifications given to our manufacturing facility are a real testament to our attention to detail, our first class manufacturing processes, and especially to the dedication of our entire manufacturing and operations team.
Calhoun, GA (Vocus) December 16, 2010
FieldTurf continues to raise the bar when it comes to quality. The world leader in artificial turf innovation has recently received ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certifications for its leadership in quality, environment and safety management systems. Certifications were given to FieldTurf by the British Standards Institute (BSI) Group. FieldTurf’s Calhoun facility represents the only artificial turf manufacturing operation in North America to have received these ISO certifications.
The FieldTurf manufacturing plant in Calhoun, Georgia is an impressive site by anyone’s standards. The 455,000 square foot facility has allowed the world leader in artificial turf to continue to focus on innovation and quality at every step of the manufacturing process.
FieldTurf’s reputation for producing the highest quality and longest-lasting artificial turf fields is a direct result of the importance placed on quality processes since the very beginning at FieldTurf’s manufacturing plant.
“The ISO certifications given to our manufacturing facility are a real testament to our attention to detail, our first class manufacturing processes, and especially to the dedication of our entire manufacturing and operations team,” said FieldTurf President Eric Daliere. “We continue to set the standard for the ultimate in customer security through the production of quality artificial turf products that have proven to outperform and outlast all others”.
With carefully engineered products and the positive endorsement of thousands of athletes, coaches, and athletic administrators worldwide, FieldTurf has brought “single source responsibility” and quality to the forefront with its manufacturing plant and quality control procedures. This has paved the road towards true innovation and customer service. During the FieldTurf manufacturing process, nothing is left to third parties and nothing is left to chance.
FieldTurf offers industry-leading engineering and manufacturing resources and leads the synthetic turf industry with regard to setting higher environmental standards. FieldTurf is the global market leader in terms of synthetic sports fields with more than 7000 fields installed. Additionally, FieldTurf has attained more than 15,000 satisfied customers in high quality pet, residential, commercial and municipal landscaping solutions, playground surfacing and has a complete range of golf and tennis products. FieldTurf synthetic turf customers enjoy the benefits of significantly reduced water consumption, the elimination of fertilizer and pesticides, superior durability and drainage and a product that looks and feels real. The positive environmental impact of FieldTurf provides the added benefit of LEED building contributions.
FieldTurf is part of Tarkett Sports, a Division of the Tarkett Group. Tarkett Sports is the largest entity in the sports and landscape surfacing industries. Included within the Tarkett Sports portfolio is an impressive range of performance sports flooring products. This product range includes: synthetic and hardwood basketball; volleyball and gymnasium flooring; squash and racquetball courts; floor protection and covering systems; weight room flooring; and high performance indoor and outdoor running tracks, featuring Beynon and Atlas track surfaces. All Tarkett Sports surfaces are developed, produced and installed with a concentration on sustainability and a commitment to protecting the environment, providing additional LEED contribution opportunities for customers. The company calls this focus on sustainability and the environment ‘Environmental Intelligence’ and all company personnel strive to exemplify this philosophy in all aspects of the business.
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