Hoerskool Linden, a public High School situated in Linden, Randburg, Gauteng, RSA.
Hoerskool Linden is the first Afrikaans school in the Johannesburg North area with a synthetic hockey surface. The surface will be water-based and has 250 lux floodlights for after-hour games. This new facility will allow for greater community participation as it will be made available for tournaments and training for other schools and clubs in the area. Sporturf worked closely with the Astro Project Team to help the school complete the project and deliver a surface all are proud of.
FieldTurf Gold Speed L 13-31, FIH Approved Global turf, installed on a 15 mm in-situ elastic layer as shock pad, comprising of SBR Rubber crumb mixed with a binder. As a water-based field FIH requires that the irrigation system delivers a volume of water at an application rate of 1 mm (l/m2). The turf has a curly mono-filament yarn with a pile height of 13 mm. Musco Lighting supplied and installed the 250 Lux lighting facility with 4 – 18.3 m galvanized steel poles with steps and safety cables, including 16 – 1500 watt Green Generation Lighting luminaries.