The project involved, stripping of existing topsoil, substantial cut and fill earthworks to create a level plateau for two football pitches. Installation of a sportsfield drainage system, importing of topsoil, amelioration of topsoil with approved sportsfield sand, cultivation and seeding of surrounds and turfing of the two football pitches. In addition access roadways, a carpark, tree planting and perimeter fencing were installed.

Site Address: The Oval Playing Fields, Newlands, Merthyr

Client: Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council

Contact: Mr Rob Barnett

Tel: 01685 725000

Contract Value: 358,000

Construction duration: 12 months

Completion Date: August 2007