Winter Solstice & What it has to do with Outdoor Bleachers

  By now, the fans have gone indoors to cheer on basketball and the outdoor bleachers are left empty in the cold of winter. The first official day of winter (Friday December 21st!) brings with it new concerns for your outdoor bleachers come spring. With freezing temperatures comes expansion and contraction of your aluminum causing hardware to loosen. Bottom…

Elgin Local Schools | Outdoor Bleacher Replacement

Outdoor Bleachers

  Architect: GPD Group General Contractor: Farnham Equipment Company  With a complete turnkey solution including bleacher removal and site-work, Elgin Local Schools replaced both home and visitors bleachers in time for the 2016 football season. Special features including fully enclosed decking with red risers and full front skirting makes the home-side bleachers stand out in the crowd.

A Bleacher Procurement Project: Start to Finish | Part 2: Identifying the Solution

Telescopic Bleachers

  No matter the budget, there is almost always a solution. Whether you decide to fully replace your bleachers or do a partial upgrade, there is a solution out there for you. You want to make sure you’re talking to the experts though, especially when it comes to upgrades and/or partial replacements so that you are code compliant. For…

Building Safety Month: Preventing Disaster in the Grandstands

Outdoor Bleachers

  The International Code Council’s Building Safety Month is well underway and this week’s Safety Theme is Disaster Safety and Mitigation. While this week’s theme focuses on Natural Disasters including earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, wildfires, and more – we want to help you prevent a disaster on your playing field with grandstand and seating safety precautions. First, we want to…