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The SGL LED440 on the pitch of the Opus Arena in Croatia, home of NK Osijek.
Bruin Capital to become majority shareholder of SGL
Bruin Capital has agreed to become the majority shareholder of our holding company Playgreen, that SGL is part of together with technology development sister company Alva. With Bruin Capital as our majority shareholder, we believe we can not only continue building on our foundation but also elevate it to the next level.
A group picture of the Masterclass 2024 attendees at Murrayfield Stadium
SGL Masterclass 2024 highlights
The SGL Masterclass is our customer-only event hosted at inspiring locations every year. The 2024 Masterclass edition took place on Wednesday 20 and Thursday 21 March 2024, in Edinburgh and Glasgow, where we visited impressive venues. We look back on a successful event and can’t wait for the next Masterclass.
RC Sporting Gijon - LED440 - stadium
Customer stories
Sporting Gijón and its grounds team are doing great in managing turf as well as expectations
In this article our focus is on Sporting Gijón, an ambitious club in the northern region of Spain, Asturias, and its recently appointed Grounds Manager: Eva Sánchez-Céspedes. We had the opportunity to ask her about how she got into the turf industry, what moved the club to purchase LED units and how she feels about data and reporting on her work.
AZ Alkmaar - LED440 - pitch
Customer stories
AZ: new LED technology complementing down-to-earth sustainable grass care management in Alkmaar
Longtime colleagues Matthieu van Borkulo and Jan Dijkhuizen of AZ Alkmaar place trust in their own abilities, experiences and research. They share insights into their journey and explain how LED and UVC technology have helped them.
The SGL LED440 on the pitch of the Johan Cruijff ArenA, home of AFC Ajax.
SGL and Johan Cruijff ArenA join forces in pursuit of energy savings
Over a year ago, the ArenA decided to completely replace their conventional HPS grow lighting system to a full SGL LED system and was able to save 6% on the total yearly energy consumption of the stadium (which equals roughly the annual power consumption of 150 Dutch households).