||FIBA Equipment & Venue department
FIBA Equipment & Venue department
Ms. Karen Strahl
Route Suisse 5
1295 Mies - Switzerland
Tel: +41 (0)22 545 00 00
Fax: +41 (0)22 545 00 99
The FIBA Equipment & Venue Centre (former FIBA Research & Study Centre) was founded to help equip and increase the number of sports facilities throughout the world, encourage the construction of basic facilities and the refurbishment of older ones, co-ordinate research initiatives and offer consulting services for materials, equipment design and construction.
The FIBA Equipment & Venue Centre produces publications (Guide to Basketball Facilities, Safety Standards, Outdoor Guide, etc.) which provide technical assistance.
The objective is to attain a high standard of quality, safety and high-tech, for the athletes, for the public, as well as for the media whose demands are growing at the rate of knots. This can only be obtained by a constant control and inspection of facilities and equipment.
The partners of the FIBA Equipment & Venue, whose products are approved by FIBA, provide the sport equipment in the following categories: Backboard Support Units, Wooden Floorings Synthetic, Floorings Electronic Scoreboards, Electric and Electronic System, Video Systems, Seating Systems, Miscellaneous Products and, Basketballs.