President of TRS Appointed to ASBA Board of Directors

Mark Heinlein, President of TRS Appointed to American Sports Builders Association Board of Directors
By: Cleo Stoll | March 11, 2014

Mark Heinlein, President of TRSMark Heinlein, President of Turf Reclamation Solutions (TRS), was recently appointed to the Board of Directors of the American Sports Builders Association (ASBA) during its Winter Meeting in Punta Cana. Mark joins the Board with more than three decades of experience in the natural and synthetic sports turf industry.

TRS is a leading national provider of complete synthetic turf removal and recycling solutions. Mark’s primary focus is building the organizational structure required to meet its aggressive domestic and international growth goals. As Senior VP of TRS’s parent company, Mark is also responsible for the coordination and leadership of design, construction, and consultation services. He oversees the corporation’s research and product development efforts, as well as managing its intellectual property rights.

In 2011, Mark earned the ASBA Certified Field Builder (CFB) certification. The requirements to become a CFB are “passing a comprehensive exam on field construction and maintenance, and by fulfilling prescribed standards of experience, demonstrating a high level of expertise in field construction.” The goal of a CFB is to validate and maintain a high standard of field construction within their company, and across the industry.

Headquartered in Maryland, the American Sports Builders Association is a non-profit association that serves to help designers, builders, owners, operators, and users understand quality athletic facility construction. The ASBA was established in 1965 to help fill the need for an organization that could address industry issues, set standards across the board, and provide information regarding issues pertinent to builders and their businesses. To learn more about ASBA and their role in the turf industry, visit their website at

Artificial turf removal and recycling from Turf Reclamation Solutions (TRS):

TRS is a leading national provider of artificial turf removal and recycling solutions designed to fill a growing need in the artificial turf industry. Our services include: Artificial Turf Removal with the VIPER Turf Slicer, WINDER Turf Roller, RATTLESNAKE Infill Separator and WRANGLER Powered Base Unit. TRS is unique in its ability to offer a complete solution from removal to recycling.