ALL SPORTS, ALL SURFACES
Labosport is the preeminent global leader in the field of testing, certification and consultancy of sport surfaces. For over three decades, our company has spearheaded the development of cutting-edge test methods to ensure the quality of sports surfaces and has provided expert guidance for the design and construction of world-class sports facilities. Regardless of the sport or surface, Labosport is the unparalleled brand you can rely on for results.
The Pursuit of Excellence
In our relentless pursuit of excellence and our commitment to pushing the boundaries, Labosport proudly assumes the role of an industry leader, constantly innovating to create solutions that challenge the limits of what we can achieve. Our dedication to research, cutting-edge technology, and sustainable practices has propelled us to become the undisputed titan in the sports surfaces sector.
At Labosport, we cover a wide spectrum of services. We engage in extensive product research and development, focusing on innovations. Our expertise extends to encompass design, planning, and comprehensive project management, ensuring that every step is flawlessly executed. We meticulously inspect construction quality, including the evaluation of subbase surface modulus.
Our commitment to standards is unwavering, reflected in our rigorous testing and certification processes that adhere to both national and international benchmarks. Through cutting-edge tools such as ScorePlay and advanced soil analysis, we enable the ongoing monitoring and diagnosis of performance. In addition, we offer specialized failure analysis services, often serving as expert witnesses when required. We’re equally attentive to the environment, conducting end-of-life condition surveys that contribute to sustainable practices.
Central to our ethos is the dissemination of knowledge, and this is exemplified through our comprehensive training and education initiatives. Ultimately, Labosport’s ascent is a result of our multifaceted involvement in various aspects, all converging to redefine industry norms and open up new realms of possibility.
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A FIFAResearch Institute
Labosport’s core contribution as a FIFA Research Institute is its ability to accelerate numerous projects to better understand playing surfaces (natural and synthetic), and to translate that knowledge into new test methods and standards. Labosport have worked closely with FIFA since the inception of the Quality Programme for Football Turf in 2001. Throughout this time, Labosport have tested products and field installations around the world, and their research and innovation has helped to bring new test methods and standards to the FIFA Quality Programme.
A comprehensive offer for all sports surfaces.
- Site Testing
- New Construction
- Product Testing
- Turf Management
- Synthetic, Hybrid or Natural Turf
- Testing Equipment
- Expert Witness
- Turf, Soil, Sand or Rootzone Testing
In January 2023, Labosport celebrated its 30th anniversary in Paris. From the first laboratory in France in 1993, under management of founder/director Dominique Boisnard, to a world-renown brand with subsidiaries around the world, Labosport has never lost sight of its values, roots, or passion for innovation.
Labosport is now delivering projects in approximately 100 countries around the world. We have a passionate team of multi-disciplinary engineers and scientists, and we are proud of our unrivalled track record of delivering new technologies and services for our customers. Our brands include the European Turfgrass Laboratories (ETL), the New Zealand Sports Turf Institute (NZSTI), PSD Agronomy, Labosol (Analyses Agronomiques), Thomas Turf Services and TGMS Sports Surface Consultants. We also work in close partnership with a multitude of companies and organisations to ensure the best outcomes and experiences for our clients. We are proud that a high number of our staff are bilingual or multilinugual.