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  • Mission Accomplished

    Not only does our Dream Designs gallery show off some of the most beautiful aquatics facilities completed in the last few years, but it also reveals some trends.

  • ProSlide Expands Presence in Asia

    The manufacturer of waterpark attractions has opened an office in Shanghai, China.

  • Cultural Approaches to Aquatics

    Integrating local culture into design can provide a cultural bridge in aquatics facilities

  • Best of Aquatics 2014: Theming

    Dollly Parton's waterpark is brimming with charm.

  • Introducing the 2014 Dream Designs

    Take your seat and behold the best in aquatics design

  • Witnessing a New Era

    This year's Dream Designs honorees show that designers can accomplish all the practical goals of aquatics while creating a thing of beauty

  • Desert Oasis

    A center accomplishes its mission of providing local underprivileged children a sense of place, with a desert-themed aquatic facility that has plenty of play features, along with amenities appealing to local seniors

  • Seaside Escape

    With toned-down theming to evoke a seaside resort, this complex retains an elegance that is wholly appropriate for the athletic club, while paying ample space and attention to all ages

  • Go Big Red

    The university traded in its aging training facility for a top-notch venue capable of hosting swim meets and better reflecting the local program's wining record

  • The Masterpiece Aquatic

    The bold colors of this facility draw children's attention, but the forms are inspired by an unexpected architectural icon