Machinery for the World of Sport

The artificial turf market and technical developments of SMG Sportplatzmaschinenbau

Gerhard Reiter

Today, the company SMG Sportplatzmaschinenbau is one of the few enterprises in Europe that has had success with special machines for installing and cleaning synthetic sports surfaces and artificial turf playing fields. Development of the company's innovations has taken many years of work, and its products are now in use around the globe, including Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, North and South America. The results of the process are homogeneous playing surfaces of high quality and with a long useful life. Stadia spoke to Johann and Tobias Owegeser of SMG's management.