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American Sports Builders Association ASBA is the centralized source for information on tennis courts, running tracks, fields, and indoor sports facilities.

Presentations from the Technical Meeting November 30 – December 3, 2018

Note: These presentation materials represent the opinions of the presenters, and are not necessarily the opinion of the ASBA. The choice of construction materials and methods varies widely depending on such factors as topography, drainage, weather, soil type, anticipated use, and other factors. Users should consult a qualified contractor or design professional before employing any of the construction methods or materials demonstrated in these presentations. No construction material or equipment is endorsed or approved by the ASBA.

Concurrent Sessions 1

1A – Smart Lighting & LED
Bruce Frasure, Frasure Reps Sport Lighting
Presentation – PDF

1B – Elevations – Transitions & Interpretations
Chris Chisam, RLA, LEED AP, Tarkett Sports
Troy Rudolph, CFB, CTB, CTCB, Elite Sports Builders
Presentation – PDF

1C – Field Hockey Construction & Certifications – Building
Great Field Hockey Facilities
Alastair Cox, International Hockey Federation
Chris Franks, CFB, SCG Fields, LLC
Presentation – PDF

1D – Beach Volleyball Courts: Construction & Performance
Dale Hendrickson, TD Sports, Inc. - Sport Court of Southern
Presentation – PDF

Concurrent Sessions 2

2A – PT Concrete Design
John Eren, CTCB, Classic Turf Company
Ueli Geissmann, Tech-Con Systems, Inc.
Presentation – PDF

2B – Geotechnical Reports 201 – Onsite Preliminary Investigation Procedures & Their Effects on Project Delivery
Courtney Rousseau, PE, Verde Design, Inc.
Todd Smith, PE, CFB, Academy Sports Turf, Inc.
Presentation – PDF

2C – Reclaimed Water Considerations for Field Irrigation
Jeff Bowman, Irrigation Consulting
Presentation – PDF

2D – Courts & Recreation Safety Standards (What Contractors Need to Know)
Paul W. Elliott, PhD, PE, CPSI, ASET Services, Inc.
Presentation – PDF

Concurrent Sessions 3

3A – Color Coating Weather Limitations (What happens when conditions aren’t just right), Curing & Storage
Wesley Baum, APT-Advanced Polymer Technology, Corp.
Seth Drury, California Sports Surfaces
Presentation – PDF

3B – Asphalt & Paving
Tom DeRosa, CTCB, DeRosa Sports Construction
Joe Steager & Ben Traetow, CFB-S, CTB, Heiberger Paving, Inc.
Presentation – PDF

3C – Multi-Use Field Design – Understanding these Diverse Facilities
Mark Baginski, RLA, LEED AP, Verde Design, Inc.
Megan Buczynski, PE, LEED AP, Activitas
Presentation – PDF

3E – Succession Planning – How to Pass the Steak without Losing the Sizzle
David Pettit, Esq., Lenhart Pettit
Presentation – PDF

Concurrent Sessions 4

4A – Fast-Dry Lifts: Installation & Techniques
Todd Dettor, Fast-Dry Courts, Inc. & 10-S Tennis Supply
Ed Montecalvo, Har-Tru Sports
Presentation – PDF

4C – Synthetic Field Replacement Issues
Allen Verdin, CFB, The Motz Group, LLC
Allen Waterman, APW Enterprises, LLC
Presentation – PDF

4D – Indoor Sports Flooring (Types, Application Methods, Evaluating Different Systems)
Joe Corbett, Gerflor, Connor Sport, Sport Court
Presentation – PDF

Concurrent Sessions 5

5C – Soil Drainage – It’s not all Downhill – Waterflow in Sports Fields
Dr. Beth Guertal, Auburn University
Presentation – PDF

5D – Courts & Rec Division Update
Randy Resley, Sport Court of the Rockies, LLC
Presentation – PDF

5E – Sports Marketing & Social Media Strategies
Casey Conrad, BA, JD, Health Club Sales Training
Presentation – PDF

Concurrent Sessions 6

6A – Tennis Court Case Study – A Facility in need of Repairs Follow Up
Jonnie Deremo, CTB, CTCB, General Acrylics, Inc.
Brian Raleigh, Sportmaster Sports Surfaces
Presentation – PDF

6B – Surveying with Drones
Derek Lundin, Surveyors Source
Presentation – PDF

6C – Sports Field Lighting
John Abney & Brad Schlesselman, Musco Sports Lighting
Presentation – PDF

6D – Moisture Mitigation
Lisa Szuzupaj, Sika Corporation
Presentation – PDF

6E – Asphalt Guidelines
Wayne Jones, PE, Asphalt Institute
Presentation – PDF

Concurrent Sessions 7

7A – Tennis Roundtable
David Clapp, CTB, CTCB, Baseline Sports Construction, Inc.
Jake Righter, Nova Sports, USA
Presentation – PDF

7B – Track Striping Certification, Level 3 & 4
Sam Fisher, CTB, Fisher Tracks, Inc.
Jon Renner, CTB, Line Design, Inc.
Presentation – PDF

7C – Fields Certification – Exam Prep
Jim Catella, CFB, CTB, Clark Companies
Mark Heinlein, CFB, Turf Reclamation Solutions, LLC
Presentation – PDF

7D – Cyber Security “101â€� – Helping Reduce Your Business Risk
Doug Wenger, 18Main Management
Presentation – PDF


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