ABOUT SHELTON DRAINAGE

Shelton Drainage was established in the UK in 1981 and since 1983 has concentrated solely on sportsturf drainage. The company has been in the forefront of developments in this field and many practices pioneered by it have been accepted worldwide as the norm.
The close corporation “Shelton Drainage Solution SA cc” is a South African company formed to complete drainage installations to sportsfields using the Shelton System. The company is jointly owned by Roland Kugelmann and Mark Müller and is based in Cape Town.

We are the only company in South Africa which concentrates in the drainage of sporting venues.

Shelton Drainage Solutions uses a unique drainage system that specialises in Underground Drainage.
Our clients are normally Municipalities, schools, sports clubs or private institutions who own sporting venues including cricket, rugby, soccer and hockey fields.

Clients also include operators of horse racing and polo venues as well as golf courses. Our list of completed contracts reads like the list of whos who in the sporting world. One of the main advantages of our Drainage System is that damage to the sportsturf is minimised.

Good drainage is essential for good sportsturf. 

Shelton Drainage Solutions is at the forefront of developments in their field and many practices pioneered by it have been accepted worldwide as the norm.

The close corporation Shelton Drainage Solution SA cc is a South African company formed to complete drainage installations to sportsfields using the Shelton System. The company is jointly owned by Roland Kugelmann and Mark MÃller and is based in Cape Town.

One of the main advantages of the Shelton drainage System is that damage to the sportsturf is minimised.
  • All tractors and equipment are fitted with turf tyres.
  • A 65mm pipe is laid in a 78mm trench for lateral and secondary drains.
  • Where possible main drains are laid off the playing surface which significantly reduces damage to the field.