U.S. Communities

KOMPAN

Playground Equipment

 

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Why KOMPAN

KOMPAN has been delivering innovative play solutions for over 40 years. Our experience ensures that every product we design exceeds the playful expectations of children and the quality standards of our customers. Today, KOMPAN has grown to become the largest playground brand in the world, serving over 55 countries. 

Designed to foster child development.

At KOMPAN we know that a playground is always more than just a playground. Much of the knowledge our products are built on comes from the KOMPAN Play Institute – our own in-house knowledge center. The KOMPAN Play Institute is an international network of play and child specialists who monitor how different trends in society influence children’s development and play patterns.

Our products are designed to significantly improve health, learning and social inclusion. And all on children’s terms, in a fun and independent way.

Inclusive products for all ages and abilities.

Our products span all ages, cover every potential category and accommodate every imaginable aspect of a child’s physical and mental development. We design our products to be used universally and to accommodate activities that are relevant for all children.  We offer both timeless classics and out-of-this-world innovation – making it easy to choose a unique solution that will stimulate curiosity, excitement and child-development. 

Unparalleled innovation

The KOMPAN Design Studio focuses entirely on creating new, innovative play structures that are tailor made for our customers. This special task force consists of engineers, landscape architects and other specialists with extensive experience within the industry.

The world’s best playgrounds.

KOMPAN playgrounds are built from the highest-quality materials available to ensure the best achievable warranty and exceptional ease of maintenance. Whenever possible, we incorporate sustainable materials to help protect the world our children will someday inherit.

Take a sneak peek at our new line of Moments Combination

Products and Solutions

Playground Products

Child-centric design parallels age appropriate play
Our products are designed to address the demands of one or more key areas of child development. We can blend a suitable selection of products for an exciting, fun play solution that matches the particular needs of any age group.

Play Structures

Kompan offers a variety of playground play structures to furnish your play area. Choose from slides, jungle gyms, fitness structures and themed structures. Our signage can be used to indicate where it is appropriate for certain ages to play. Our play structures and jungle gyms can communicate a welcoming, wholesome environment to your park, playground, or school.

Themed Play

Kompan offers themed playgrounds that will help you create a unique, signature play area. Children can pretend to be royal members of a castle, adventure seeking pirates, fire fighters or whatever their imagination creates!  These commercial themed play structures play an important role in the adventure that evolves in a child's mind. We can help you create a destination playground.

Toddlers Playground Equipment

Preschoolers and toddlers (2-5 years old) develop skills rapidly and playground equipment needs to account for that. Our Toddler Playground Equipment ensures that kids will be safe while having fun in the playground. A variety of fun designs help guide toddlers through their early years.

Sandboxes and Water play

Facilitate communication and fun with sandboxes and water play. Enhance toddlers' fine motor skills as they play in beautifully colored, themed sand and water workstations. Children will be able to build communication skills while working in the sandbox or during sand and water play. Our highly advanced water play systems will have children occupied for hours.

Smart Playgrounds

We’re taking playgrounds to the next level with our Smart Playgrounds.  Designed to promote child development with a focus on language, cooperation and social interaction, these fascinating themed playgrounds were created because of our love for fairy tales. Smart Playgrounds combine age-appropriate physical challenges, high involvement activities that support learning, entertainment and fun.

Climbing and Net Rope Structures

Climbing is well suited for children in school and public playgrounds. Our play equipment challenges the physical skills of children and also provides meeting places where they can socialize. Unique and unlike any other climbing structure on the market, our climbers look fantastic and give kids the opportunity for interactive fun.

Electronic Playgrounds

Our interactive electronic playground systems are by far some of the most innovative in the commercial playground industry. They are of the highest quality and designed to create a fun and unique experience that will keep users coming back for more.

Multi-sport Game Courts

Our intelligently designed Multi-sport Game Courts provide an affordable sport court system in a single location. Perfect for schools, park and recreation facilities, neighborhoods and universities, our sport courts can play host to basketball, tennis, volleyball, soccer and much more.  These sport courts encourage a fun and active lifestyle for both children and adults alike.

Fitness

Our exercise equipment offers a full body workout to keep children and teenagers at their fittest. Fusing cardiovascular and strength workouts, our X-Ercise and Standing Tall lines offer training equipment to keep muscles strong and flexible and hearts healthy. Choose from a selection of equipment which targets specific muscular development on multiple areas of the body or aerobic equipment, such as cycles, wheels, and free runners.

Community Solutions

Play Now, It’s Easy: Our playground leasing program allows public agencies to fund their playground purchase from their operating budget, rather than as a capital expense.
Turnkey Playground Solutions: Through our surfacing and site amenities partnerships, we can provide you with products to compliment your playground that are as innovative and high quality as your new KOMPAN equipment.
KOMPAN Play Institute: Conducts research and programs to ensure we offer only the most relevant play solutions that support child development.
KOMPAN Certified Installer Network: We have a skilled network of playground installers who have been through rigorous training and are fully equipped to install your KOMPAN playground.

What's New from KOMPAN

The new MEGA DECK play structure is the hallmark of the MOMENTS school-age combination system. The double-level platforms with inside and outside access challenge kids’ physical capabilities and provide great places for social interaction.

COROCORD’S Jellyfish challenges the idea of what playground equipment should look like. Being a playful landmark, it is all about climbing, challenging your balance, finding new ways to reach the top and discovering rope spaces and new imaginative play.

Hold on tight and take a turn on our new COROCORD Net Twister. This new, innovative play equipment combines climbing-rope structures and the fun of turning and twisting at the same time. The structure encourages children to cooperate and use their teamwork skills while interacting socially.


Activate your community! With our new Cross Systems concept, we have created an effective outdoor training solution for everyone – no matter their age or ability. Our new holistic training approach consists of three layers combining aesthetic and cleverly designed fitness products and solutions, integrated digital training support and an on-site trainer program. It is designed for everyone to stay active through all stages of life. 

At KOMPAN, a playground is always more than just a playground!

Pricing & Shipping

Pricing

U.S. Communities participants can purchase KOMPAN playground products at the following discounts:

Category Discount
Playground Equipment Price List (including components)10%
Surfacing Materials Price List10%
Site Furnishings Price List12.5%
Services Price List5%
Related Products Price List5%

 

Price of KOMPAN

 

Additional Volume Discount

$100,000-$199,0002%
$200,000-$499,9995%
$500,000 and over10%


Volume discounts will be applied to the net contract price. For example, an order that includes $210,000 will be calculated by first applying the 10% contract discount for a discounted price of $189,000 and next the volume discount will be applied to that discounted contract price: Ex: $189,000 x .95 = $179,550

Shipping

All shipments shall be F.O.B destination with freight charges prepaid and listed separately. Actual freight charges shall be added at time of invoicing as determined and supported by the carrier’s freight bill. Selection of the freight carrier shall be the option of the customer. Estimated freight charges shall be provided at the time of quotation. Additional cost for expedited delivery may be added. 

Green Solutions

When the world’s leading playground provider goes the extra mile for the environment, it matters! That’s why KOMPAN constantly optimizes materials and production processes to take sustainability to even higher levels. It’s not just about getting better at what we do­—it’s about striving for the ultimate; creating value for our customers and the environment and innovating for a better world. At KOMPAN, we take responsibility for the impact of our activities, products and services. We live up to this promise by being the proud holders of the most recognized green certificates: ISO 9001; ISO 14001; and OHSAS 18001. 

ECOCORE™

At KOMPAN we use FSC certified wood as well as recyclable steel and aluminum. However, it doesn’t stop here. As an innovation we are now changing all of our HDPE panels to the new EcoCore™: A highly durable, eco-friendly material, which is not only recyclable after use, but also consists of a core produced from 100% recycled material! It is still, of course, covered by our lifetime warranty.

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K-12

Affordable and innovative playgrounds for K-12

When designed to really promote child development, playgrounds can significantly improve children’s health, learning and social interaction. The feeling of pride a child gets from achieving a challenging task on the playground spills over into the classroom and into their life. At KOMPAN we design products to make play and learning go hand in hand. It is the foundation for age-appropriate learning and development.

MORE PLAY, BETTER LEARNING

Life skills, whether they are motor skills, sensory skills, social skills, emotional skills or creative skills, are all learned voluntarily and in a fun way in quality playgrounds. And so are cognitive skills. Active Living Research shows that even when replacing some academic activity with outdoor activity and play, children end up with higher average grades and better classroom behavior.

Our products are designed to address the key areas of child development and are able to supplement specific curriculum requirements. We can blend a suitable selection of products for an exciting, challenging and fun playground solution.

Smart Playground

The Smart Playground™ from Kompan combines Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale themed playground structures with educational teacher guides and educational apps.

     

 

 

State/Local Government

Parks & Recreation

Cost-efficient play spaces the whole community can enjoy

At KOMPAN, we have always designed products that foster healthy communities and motivate kids and adults to want to move. It’s voluntary, it’s fun, it’s healthy—and it’s beneficial to the individual and society alike. 

We offer a wide range of design solutions for every type of environment, from rural to urban. All of our products offer compelling design, high play value, uncompromising safety, unique innovation and long-lasting quality. The wide choice of different product ranges allows us to blend the elements of products and landscaping seamlessly, for any location.

Many cities successfully use play spaces to provide a unique, playful framework for social inclusion and interaction. Inclusive play spaces have proven to be an effective diversion for crime and vandalism. They unite people in play and they include all abilities in a social context.

Our products are designed to require the least possible maintenance, by using the highest quality materials available and best possible durability. In our experience, this increases the playground’s life considerably and acts as a strong defense against potential vandalism.

At KOMPAN, we offer comprehensive services:

  • Consultation
  • Technical and Visual Design
  • Funding Guidance
  • Installation
  • Maintenance and Aftercare
FAQs

How do I place an order with Kompan? 
Contact KOMPAN at 888.579.8223. You will be matched with a play consultant who will work with you to bring a unique playground with ultimate play value to your community.

How do I locate my territory’s sales representative?
Contact KOMPAN at 888.579.8223

My booster club/PTA would like to order equipment. Can they order with you and get U.S. Communities contract pricing?
Yes. Any non-profit organization registered with U.S. Communities may order using any U.S. Communities contract. 

How do I get a catalog?
Contact KOMPAN at 888.579.8223 or visit our website kompan.us. 

Can KOMPAN alter their playground products to fit the space available? 
Yes! Our design team will work with you to create the perfect solution for your available play space. 

Does KOMPAN offer handicap accessible playground equipment? 
Yes! KOMPAN's sales representatives are considered among the best trained in the industry and are prepared to work with the ADA requirements to help you create an appropriate, interesting, challenging and inclusive play environment without the separation factors often associated with accessible playground facilities. The play environments that we create include spaces that challenge and develop motor skills, allow social interaction, and provide room for exploring with courage and curiosity. 

What kind of warranty does KOMPAN offer?
All KOMPAN play equipment is built to last. The KOMPAN Warranty applies to time periods described for each product type (see below).  Our LIFETIME warranty is in effect for the lifetime of the product until the product is uninstalled and/or taken out of use. Click here for a list of products and Warranty.

Where is KOMPAN located? 
KOMPAN’s North America headquarters are located in Tacoma, WA.

How long has KOMPAN been in business? 
KOMPAN has been creating innovative playgrounds for over 40 years. 

 

The Seattle Center, home of the iconic Space Needle, has become Seattle’s locus of community engagement. While using the U.S. Communities contract, KOMPAN met many of the project's challenges, but most importantly matched a drawing that inspired the Seattle Center design. The KOMPAN Sky Walk at the Seattle Center is the first ever built in North America.