It always pays to know the advantages and disadvantages before making a big change for your facility. Deciding to switch from natural to synthetic turf is a good example of that. Synthetic turf fields are gaining popularity among sporting and recreational venues because of the lower maintenance costs and the perk of year-round use. However, […]
About Kyle Miller
Kyle Miller understands that trust and collaboration are key to each project. That’s why he ensures that his project team has an opportunity to really get to know each owner, giving them a personal tie to the project. This ensures that buildings are a reflection of the client– not Schmidt Associates– and that they function as each owner needs. The mantra for his team is to “Always be there for the Owner,” and it is the cornerstone of the kind servant leadership you find at Schmidt Associates. He enjoys teaming with clients to deliver their projects successfully while creating long lasting, trusting relationships that nurture opportunities.
Entries by Kyle Miller
Quality cost analyses are important to share with not only the Owner, but the design and construction team. Updating them throughout the life a project helps ensure the result is what everyone expected. There are multiple ways to do a cost analysis, but here’s an overview of what it means at Schmidt Associates. So, what […]
Synthetic turf is quickly becoming the norm for many sporting venues at a variety of levels: professional, college, high school, and parks and recreation. This product makes sense when a variety of sports are played year round, and field use is at a premium. However, it does come at a high initial cost and is currently […]
What is it? A few school corporations and townships have recently been asking Schmidt Associates to put together a plan book regarding the conditions of their pavements. In short, these pavement inventory and maintenance studies are analyses of the existing pavement conditions, asphalt or concrete, at a particular site. Here’s how it works… The pavement […]
Installing synthetic (artificial) turf for sports fields instead of natural turf is no longer just for the professional teams, large universities, or “rich” high schools. Over the past 10 years, there has been a shift from synthetic turf being a luxury item to an option that simply makes good sense. In fact, Lake Central High […]