GeoSurfaces Northeast completes first installation
GeoSurfaces Northeast, a new subsidiary of GeoSurfaces, Inc., has completed its first installation in just its third full month in operation. The company just completed a 75,000 square feet installation of GreenFields turf for Boston Parks and Recreation at Noyes Playground in East Boston.
GeoSurfaces, which is based in Baton Rouge, LA has installed
more than 400 fields and nearly 30 million square feet of artificial turf over
the last 15 years, and specializes in the design, development, construction and
installation of sports surfacing.
Now GeoSurfaces has its own team of surfacing experts in New
England to service the northeastern U.S. The new division will carry both
GreenFields and GeoSurfaces turf, pad and base system products.
“Opening a northeastern division gives us the ability to
provide the kind of hands-on, day-to-day support we know our customers need,”
said Charles Dawson, founder and CEO of GeoSurfaces. “With this new division,
we’ll be able to easily and efficiently service customers throughout the
Before its new division opened in January, GeoSurfaces was already managing numerous installations of GreenFields’ turf in the region. Just last year, the New England Patriots selected GeoSurfaces to install the GreenFields’ IRONTURF product for its practice facility, Empower Field House.
The new field at Noyes Playground is lined for soccer and
softball and made of ALLSPORT XP fibers, GreenFields’ tufted XP/slit film turf
product. ALLSPORT XP fibers are unsurpassed in durability while offering
superior playing comfort with a natural appearance and soft surface for
“ALLSPORT’s durability makes it the perfect choice for Noyes
Playground,” said John Huard, Jr. vice-president of operations for GeoSurfaces
Northeast. “We know Bostonians will be able to enjoy this top-quality field for
years to come.”
TenCate Grass, GreenFields’ parent company, acquired a
controlling interest in GeoSurfaces in 2018. The two companies have already
collaborated on several installations of GreenFields’ premium woven turf
Most recently, GeoSurfaces installed an IRONTURF football field at the University of Arkansas – Pine Bluff, which represents GreenFields’ first Division I IRONTURF installation. GeoSurfaces also installed the first IRONTURF baseball field at Pearl River Community College in Poplarville, MS and the women’s softball field at Baylor University in Waco, TX.