The King’s School, Canterbury

Being at the forefront of the sports construction industry, Smith Construction pride themselves on providing the highest levels of customer service and workmanship on all projects. This was recognised when The King’s School, Canterbury hired Smith Construction multiple times to complete various works around the property.

The Kings School embarked on a £48million plan to develop facilities across the school, Smith Construction were employed to carry out multiple renovations throughout.  

Smith Construction worked closely with The King’s School, Canterbury to refurbish their sand dressed hockey pitch at Birley’s Field and resurface their macadam tennis courts. Later that year, Smith Construction returned to complete specialist, heritage landscaping works at The King’s International College site.

Smith Construction were once again appointed to resurface the hockey pitch at Blores Playing Fields. To keep all the playing surfaces in tip top condition, Smith Maintenance return to The King’s School to complete yearly deep cleans.

  • The landscape works included:-
    • Macadam works to the building surrounds
    • Laying of granite setts
    • Timber planters
    • Installation of metal edgings
  • The pitch refurbishments included:-
    • Drainage replacement
    • Logo in synthetic carpet surround
    • Carpet replacement
    • Macadam repairs


Project – Reconstruction of Hockey pitches and Tennis Courts, Hard and Soft Landscaping Schemes

Client – The King’s School

Value – £300,000

Period – 2020

Smith construction have completed several projects for the Kings School over the past few years. These included two replacement Astro surfaces along with new shock pads and fencing at our recreation centre and our main sporting complex. I have found the work completed by Smith Construction to be of the highest quality and the staff to be hard working with all projects completed on time. I would recommend Smith Construction to anyone looking for a high quality product from a professional company.