|History of JSC "STELS"
The first mention about our company you can find in archives in Kolpino (town near Sankt-Petersburg),
where our company was registered as the branch of the government company in November 1989.
We changed the form of our property in May 1992. After then we became JSC “STELS”.
Our veteran Georgij Tereschenko produced the first scoreboard for swimming in 1979.
It had been wokring for a long time in the swimming pool of the Olympic center in the district
of the Lake Krugloe (district Moscow). Some of our collegues took part in this project too.
Chronology of our work :
March 1990. The first production of our firm was the movable underwater videosystem.
It could register swimmer's speed. The author of this idea was Sergej Koijgerov, Doctor of the Pedagogical science.
Autumn 1990. We made the first our scoreboard for the swimming pool of town Grodno (Belarus).
Unfortunately, we don't know about its fate. But we sure it has been working till now.
Winter 1993. Our company produced the first matrix scoreboard for weightlifting in Pavlovsk (near St. Petersburg).
Summer 1994. Together with our American and Swiss collegues we took part in the providing of the Goodwill Games'
competitions in swimming in St. Petersburg.
Autumn 1994. We provided the World Championship in swimming and diving among the teams of the armed forces (CISM 1994).
Summer 1995. We provided the sports meeting of the Commonwealth of Independent States in swimming and diving.
1997. We made first scoreboards for team sports.
1998. We produced the collection system of judge's scores for acrobatics.
This system has been providing competitions till now.
1997-1999. We researched how the heart worked during swimming.
The sportsmen of Vadim Marakoulin took part in this research.
Summer 2000. We repaired the system of chronometry in the swimming pool of the Military Sports Club.
After that this system provided the European Championship in diving.
Summer 2001. We repaired the scoreboard of the Military Sports Club.
After that we provided the World Championship in swimming and diving among the teams of the armed forces again (CISM 2001).
Autumn 2001. We developed the special device for the measurement of landing on the trampoline. It was know-how in trampoline sport. We have used this device during many competitions. It works successfully.
Nowadays we are going to introduce a new groundwork as judge's equipment.