Norman Emerson Group

Norman Emerson Group surface supplies, quality free draining, uniform size particles, silica sand & equestrian sand for the horticultural & sports leisure industries


Horticultural / Sports Turf Surface Solutions

The Norman Emerson Group provide a range of products to the Horticultural / Sport Turf Sector:

There is a high level of demand for Emerson Sand in the construction and improvement of football pitches, golf courses, horse ménages and park facilities.


‘Prunty Contracts have been dealing with 3 generations of the Emerson family for nearly 40 years. During this time, the Norman Emerson Group has supplied us with sands for hundreds of playing field projects in both Northern and Southern Ireland. We have always found them to offer consistently high quality products with a delivery service to match.
The Norman Emerson Group is a pleasure to deal with and we would have no hesitation in giving them our highest recommendations.’

Joe Prunty Jr.
Managing Director
Prunty Pitches Ltd
Co Monaghan


‘Horta has worked with the Emerson Group for years in terms of sourcing high quality sand for playing pitches. When it comes to the supply of large volumes of quality free draining sands -  Emerson pull out all the stops’

Clive Richardson
Horta Soils
Co Armagh


‘We source our requirement for free draining sands from the Norman Emerson Group. The sand is perfect for playing pitches. The delivery service is second to none.’

Tony Patterson
Managing Director
Patterson Landscapes


‘The Norman Emerson Group has supplied over 75,000 ton of quality sand to the prestigious Nick Faldo Golf Course at the Lough Erne Golf Resort.
Delivery service, product quality and competitive pricing were first class.’

Oliver Sutton
Contracts Manager
European Golf Services

Sand Processing at Ardmore



Equestrian surface silica sand

Croke Park, Dublin.

One of the many sports grounds where the company's silica sand has been utilised.