SPORTS & RECREATION SURFACES
Advanced Polymer Technology (APT) is the leading global manufacturer of polyurethane-based materials, acrylic coatings and synthetic turf products for sporting and recreational applications. From world-class Olympic stadiums to backyards, APT provides people around the world with safe, reliable and high-performing sports and recreational surfaces.
APT Asia Pacific’s award-winning manufacturing plant located in Melbourne, Australia, is the largest sports and recreational distribution facility in the southern hemisphere. As the only vertically integrated sports surface manufacturer in Australia, APT is able to offer complete transparency and reassurance of all products and processes. The synthetic grass systems are manufactured using APT yarns, APT secondary backing, and are installed with APT adhesives.
Being a part of the Sport Group Holding GmbH family, APT is able to offer other market-leading products and materials such as EPDM granules made by sister companies Melos and Fairmont, suitable for playgrounds. This integration, control and knowledge-sharing results in the exceptional and consistent quality of APT products globally.
PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
APT Asia Pacific is proud to offer the widest range of surfaces and systems across the following brands:
Ligaturf® (football, rugby, AFL)
Poligras® (hockey, football)
Laykold® GymSports (indoor basketball
Supergrasse® (tennis, baseball, cricket, golf, bowls)
Melos and Ecolastic POP & NEO (playgrounds)
As true innovators in sport and recreation surfaces, APT offers customisation to meet project specifications and is always open to discussing unique requirements.
COMPOSITION AND MANUFACTURE
APT Asia Pacific is the only synthetic turf manufacturer to make yarns in Australia. The yarns have inbuilt proprietary features not found in other yarns and include up to 24 unique components to produce a stable and long-lasting formulation. The artificial grasses and turfs are also made in the same manufacturing plant.
APT is also proud to be the only synthetic turf manufacturer in Australia with quality certified by the International Standards Organisation (AS/NZS ISO 9001:2015), so you can be assured that you are getting the very best product on the market.
With a strong commitment to environmental sustainability, APT products are made with renewable resources and its systems are comprised of both renewable and recycled materials. APT is continually developing products and processes that reduce its footprint and impact on the environment, as it works towards the very first product made of 100 percent recycled materials.
Poligras Tokyo GT, Oi Seaside Park for Tokyo Olympics | Tokyo Japan
Rekortan M99, Lakeside Stadium | Melbourne VIC
Laykold Advantage, Pimpama Sports Hub | Gold Coast QLD
LigaTurf RS+260 COOLplus, College Rifles Rugby Union Football and Sports Club | Auckland NZ
Supergrasse Court Turf, Melbourne Girls Grammar | Melbourne VIC
Asia Pacific region