Nicole Kelleher, DVM, CVA of the Carrollton Animal Hospital in Ohio has seen a lot of facilities and a lot of footings. So when she
Meet Austin Wood
CEO of Diamond W Contracting LLC.
Austin Wood is a 2005 graduate from Clemson University where he received a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Agricultural Mechanization and Business. He is skilled in water management and is CEPSCI certified (Certified Erosion Prevention & Sediment Control Inspector). Austin has a deep understanding of soil erosion and water runoff; therefore, he works with his clients to make sure all best practices are put into place.
Over the years, Austin has learned the importance of proper arena surfaces through traveling and researching many different types of foundations and surfaces for a wide range of conditions and riding styles. Austin works with the client to build a customized arena that meets the needs of their horses and riders. Through the engineering of his own custom equipment, Austin can provide a superior level of precision and service to his clients.
The DW Team
Dedicated to your project from start-to-finish.
Since starting Diamond W Contracting in 2008, Austin and his team have completed hundreds of arenas throughout the USA.
Some best-known clients include The Carolina Horse Park, Bascule Farm LLC, Linden Lane Farm, King Fisher Equestrian, and Coves Darden Farm. The DW team understands each arena is special and has its own unique characteristics to make it a success.
View Past Projects by Diamond W
Mary and Jim Darling already had a 130’ x 70’ covered arena but they needed something more. They were just starting to import European warmbloods
Susan Whitehead of Wilsonville, AL, whose flooded 20m x 60m dressage arena had drainage problems. In her own words, here’s how removing and re-grading her schooling space (and a blend of Premier Equestrian Arena Aid and Protex footing), gave her a perfect 10.