Our values

Our Values

At Luck Ecosystems, our values are the principles of the way we operate our businesses. From the way we work internally each day, to the relationships we foster with our customers and communities, we are guided by four core values.

Commitment

Takes personal responsibility for the success of self, others, and the organization

  • Model safety, health, and environmental stewardship
  • Do what it takes
  • Pursue excellence
  • Celebrate success

Creativity

Delivers ideas and innovation that add value

  • Be curious
  • Learn new skills
  • Be open to change
  • Explore and experiment

Integrity

Earns the trust and respect of others

  • Be honest
  • Do what you say
  • Hold self and others accountable
  • Give and receive feedback

Leadership

Ignites human potential and performance

  • Value diversity and differences
  • Develop self and others
  • Inspire confidence and optimism
  • Confront issues
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Enabling the perfect approach with a wide range of performance-driven material to optimize course surfaces from tee to green

CourseScience Product Family

Our CourseScience product family is designed to help keep your course in top playing shape from the 1st tee box to the 18th putting green. With products that cover most course needs and the ability to produce custom blended solutions, our high-quality course media will help you optimize your course surfaces to perform consistently year to year.

CourseScience Products

Specialty Sand

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Specialty Sand

We stock and source a variety of specialty sand products to meet the needs of your course or playing surface.

Bunker Sand
A Sand Field Amendment
Alpha Utility Sand
Custom Blended Specialty Sand
Key Benefits
  • Clean, natural sand
  • Suitable bunker material with medium-rated fried-egg lie testing
  • Off-white / tannish color
  • When displaced onto golf greens, will not create barrier or layering with USGA rootzone
  • Sourced from trusted partner
Applications
  • Golf course bunkers, with typically no greater than 5-inch thickness
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Key Benefits
  • Clean, coarsely graded natural sand
  • Provides increased pore spacing and permeability when blended, roto-tilled, or blecavated into existing soil rootzones
Applications
  • Rootzone amendment to increase sand content
  • Can be applied as topdressing or used to alter soil texture through mechanical off-site blending
Custom Blended Products

With our advanced blending capabilities, deep product knowledge and sourcing expertise we can help engineer and custom blend products to meet your unique job specifications and requirements.

More Information

For more information about custom blended specialty sand, please contact us at 1-877-904-5825.

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Rootzone and Topdressing

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Rootzone and Topdressing

We stock and custom blend a variety of rootzone and topdressing products to meet the needs of your course or playing surface.

Organic Soil Topdressing
Tee Box Blend
USGA Rootzone Sand
90-10 Rootzone with Peat
7-2-1 Rootzone Blend
Topdressing Sand
Organic Sand Topdressing
Custom Blended Rootzone and Topdressing
Key Benefits
  • Screened soil amended with McGill SportsTurf Premium Compost
  • 20% compost by volume with >3% OM
  • Quickly disappears in turf canopy
  • Mechanically proportioned and blended for accurate and homogeneous results
  • Maximum soil particle size 3.75 mm
Applications
  • Rough topdressing to increase organic matter
  • Yard topdressing for enhanced soil  building
  • Fairways
Key Benefits
  • Topdressing sand amended with screened soil
  • Customized to meet performance and maintenance needs
  • Mechanically proportioned and blended for accurate and homogeneous results
  • Maximum soil particle size 3.75 mm
Applications
  • Tee boxes
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Key Benefits
  • Natural, washed, unamended rootzone sand 
  • High saturated hydraulic conductivity (Ksat)
  • Mechanically proportioned and blended for accurate and homogeneous results
  • Maximum soil particle size 3.75 mm
Applications
  • Rootzone for golf greens and high-end athletic fields
Key Benefits
  • Topdressing sand amended with peat
  • High saturated hydraulic conductivity (Ksat)
  • Mechanically proportioned and blended for accurate and homogeneous results
  • Maximum soil particle size 3.75 mm
Applications
  • Fine turf topdressing
  • Rootzone for new construction or renovations of golf courses and sports fields
Key Benefits
  • Media design creates firmer surface and improves properties as growing media
  • Topdressing sand amended with screened soil and peat
  • Mechanically proportioned and blended for accurate and homogeneous results
  • Maximum soil particle size 3.75 mm
Applications
  • Topdressing and rootzone for golf course construction and renovation
  • Divot mix
Key Benefits
  • Natural, washed, unamended topdressing sand
  • High saturated hydraulic conductivity (Ksat)
  • Meets USGA specifications 
  • Mechanically proportioned and blended for accurate and homogeneous results
  • Maximum soil particle size 3.75 mm
Applications
  • Rootzones and playing surfaces for new construction and/or topdressings for golf greens and high-end athletic fields
  • Topdressing for golf greens and high-end athletic fields
Key Benefits
  • Topdressing sand amended with McGill SportsTurf Premium Compost
  • High saturated hydraulic conductivity (Ksat)
  • 20% compost by volume with >1.5% OM
  • Mechanically proportioned and blended for accurate and homogeneous results
  • Maximum soil particle size 3.75 mm
Applications
  • Nutrient rich topdressing for golf greens and high-end athletic fields
  • Can be used in conjunction with over-seeding
  • High traffic areas in need of turf establishment and recovery
Custom Blended Products

With our advanced blending capabilities, deep product knowledge and sourcing expertise we can help engineer and custom blend products to meet your unique job specifications and requirements.

Available blends include: 
  • Organic 70-30 blend sand
  • 622 rootzone Blend
  • 80-20 rootzone with peat
  • 85-15 rootzone with peat
 
Key Benefits:
  • Mechanically proportioned and blended for accurate and homogeneous results
  • Maximum soil particle size 3.75 mm
Applications
  • Rootzones and playing surfaces for new construction and/or topdressings for golf greens and high-end athletic fields
More Information

For more information about custom blended rootzone and topdressing, please contact us at 1-877-904-5825.

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The CourseScience Difference

From manicured fairways to pristine greens, we know that keeping your golf course in top playing shape takes a year-round commitment to proper care and maintenance. We partner with our customers, sharing our industry experience and product expertise, to deliver the performance-driven materials you need.

Developing customized blends

With our advanced blending capabilities, abundant resources and trusted network of suppliers, we can leverage our existing product mix or develop a custom solution to meet the needs of your course.

Meeting quality commitments

Our experienced team of quality control experts oversees rigorous in-house and third-party testing to meet our high standards for physical, chemical and biological consistency.

Offering expertise that matters

With deep industry knowledge and product expertise, we will work with you to increase the playability of your course, enabling the perfect approach.

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Locations and Distribution

Markets Served

We are based in central Virginia, where Luck Companies was founded more than 95 years ago. We proudly serve customers across Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C. with on-hand inventory ready to meet the demand of your next project.

Delivery Service

Right product. Right place. Right time. Customers rely on our extensive hauler relationships and dispatch expertise to ensure on-time and on-spec delivery of products for every project, regardless of size, complexity or location.

Mobile Plants

Our advanced capabilities in mechanical blending are not limited to our fixed-plant locations. We’re able to custom-blend high-quality products on site as part of our commitment to help keep projects on schedule and within budget.