Monday, July 27, 2015

Don't Sweat The Summer Heat With These Cool Playground Solutions

Summer Fun Without the Scorch
Shade and Shelter Solutions

Buell Recreation is happy to assist you with a variety of shade and shelter options to help beat the heat of summer! 

Shade covers provide cool, cost-effective protection from the sun and harmful UV rays, and are available for a variety of spaces and applications. From simple 10'x 10' structures to cover a daycare's sandbox, to large cantilever and tensioned structures, we will help you find the perfect solution for your shade requirements.

Our partner, Sun Ports, offers a wide range of custom and prefabricated options. They staff in-house experts for design, engineering, fabrication, project management, manufacturing and construction.  Click on the link below for an interactive Sun Ports brochure and watch the video presentation for more information on Sun Ports shade structures.  Call us at 800-266-1250 or email for more information.

NEW Products from BCI Burke

Verto Climbers

The NEW Verto climbers offer versatility for playground design and creative climbing options for kids! These unique climbers have one, two or three climbing sections and can be combined in various configurations for unlimited adventures! Use the Verto climbers to link play events, provide access to platforms or create a freestanding maze of climbers that encourages cognitive planning and requires strength and agility to maneuver from one spot to the next.

Thursday, July 9, 2015

BCI Burke Announces New Representation in Northern California

Buell Recreation has been named the exclusive BCI Burke representative for Northern California.

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FOND DU LAC, Wis. (PRWEB) May 06, 2015
BCI Burke, a leader in the playground, park and recreation industry, announced today that Buell Recreation has been named its exclusive representative for Northern California.
Doug Buell, principal of Buell Recreation, has more than 30 years of valuable experience in the parks and recreation industry and has represented Burke products in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Utah and Northern Nevada for six years. Buell is a family-owned business with a passion for parks, playgrounds and the outdoors. This passion drives them to help create safe and heathy environments for play.
“We are pleased to announce this expansion of territory for Buell Recreation,” said Michael Phelan, president and CEO of BCI Burke Company. “This is a very exciting time for us at Burke as we celebrate 95 years of manufacturing high quality and innovative products, backed by the very best customer service. The expanding team at Buell Recreation has done an outstanding job of representing our products in every aspect and I am confident that our customers in Northern California will appreciate their experience, innovation and professionalism,” he continued.
“We truly value our partnership with BCI Burke. They manufacture outstanding playground and recreation products and are very supportive of us,” said Buell. “We make a great team and we are very excited to help Burke create amazing play environments in Northern California,” he continued.
Celebrating 95 years in the playground industry, BCI Burke’s Reinventing PlayTM business focus showcases continual improvement and premium customer commitment. Since their inception in early 1920, Burke has been an avid champion of engaging kids and families in healthy, challenging and safe play. Visit or for more information.