Synthetic Sports Surfaces
GRANBY, January 8, 2019 / CARPELL is pleased to announce that Dominic Deslandes, Vice-President of Carpell Surfaces Inc., has achieved two prestigious certifications designated by the American Sports Builders Association (ASBA) : Certified Field Builder-Synthetic Turf and Certified Track Builder.
The ASBA maintains a rigorous certification program with the goal to promote professional standards within the industry. There are three different categories of certification: Certified Track Builders, Certified Tennis Court Builders, and Certified Field Builders. Certified Field Builders are classified: natural turf and synthetic turf.
To become certified, candidates must pass a comprehensive exam on topics ranging from sports fields construction and maintenance to project planning and management. Applicants must have a minimum of three years' experience in the industry and demonstrate proven work experience. A thorough understanding of site work, layout, sub-base and base construction, surfacing and marking, maintenance and renovation is a pre-requisite. Additionally, they must provide a minimum of three professional references.
« We are extremely proud of Dominic, » says Paul Caron, president of Carpell Surfaces « It is an outstanding achievement to be an ASBA Certified Builder, as there are only a few certificates accorded each year. We are thrilled to have a leading industry expert on our team. »
Dominic Deslandes joined the company in 2010 and his roadmap demonstrates a highly successful path. Passionate and dynamic, he prioritizes teamwork. His leadership, professionalism, commitment, and thoroughness have produced excellent results for the company.
Founded in 2001, Carpell Surfaces is a leading Canadian supplier and installer of synthetic sports surfaces. The company has an excellent reputation for top-quality installations of sports fields, athletic tracks as well as safety surfaces for playgrounds. Services include assessment, installation, maintenance and repairs of synthetic sports surfaces for mainly commercial and institutional clients.
With more than 1600 installations and over 145 sports fields and athletic tracks, Carpell has achieved 45 international certifications, the highest number for a company in Canada. Recipient of the prestigious American Sports Builders Association award ASBA 2016 Outstanding Outdoor Track Facility of the Year, Carpell's expertise has gained international recognition. ... more about Carpell