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What is the role of sportstech in player safety in American Football?
2022-02  With the Super Bowl being one of the biggest annual sporting events costing a hefty US$7 million for a 30-second commercial spot these days, the spectacle is garnering the ...
Athlete Success in Super Shoes
2021-08  Following the Tokyo Olympics, a number of media articles have reported on advancement in footwear technology and its impact on athlete performance.  Terms like 'super shoes' or 'trampoline spikes' ...
Project Management in Sport
2021-07 Regardless whether working on sports infrastructure, technology implementation or other capital expenditure – the traditional project management relies on cascading known activities which are determined by their dependencies. Project plans ...
chemneera new member of Global Expert Networks
2020-07 chemneera's Dr Martin Schlegel has been listed in the SEAK Expert Witness Directory (SEAK) and admitted as a member of the Varcis Institute Global Expert Network (VIGEN). Expert witness ...
Playing Statistics at FIFA Women's World Cup
2015-08 FIFA have released initial statistics in relation to the 2015 FIFA Women’s WorldCup in Canada. In addition to attendance, TV and digital stats first competition data has been released ...
Closing the Loop - Accessing Innovation to increase Sustainability
2014-05  For many years the sport surfacing industry has made use of recycled materials in their product systems.Use of recycled materials in sport surfacesFrom recycled tires used in polyurethane-bound elastic ...
Material Science - Modern Construction Components make Sport Facilities 'Fit for Purpose'
2014-01 Coatings, adhesive, sealants, and elastomers (CASE) provide the basis for modern sport surfacing applications. From acrylic resins applied on top of asphalt in tennis court applications, 1- and 2-component ...
Maintenance of Synthetic Turf is a Must
2013-10 Regular maintenance of synthetic turf is important in order to maintain aesthetics, safety, playing performance and longevity of the sporting surface.  The notion that artificial turf is maintenance-free has ...
Synthetic Turf Technology Clinic in cooperation with TTNA
2013-03 Chemneera chaired the recent synthetic turf technology clinic organised by the Technical Textiles and Nonwovens Association (TTNA).  The workshop provided insight into the environmental credentials of the materials used ...