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  • D. Scot Hunsaker

    He follows in the wake of his notable father Joe Hunsaker, who built on a collegiate swim career to establish a regional pool management company and then the aquatic design firm Counsilman-Hunsaker.

  • It List: Theming: Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Orlando, Fla.

    Opened more than 20 years ago, Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon still offers timeless, island-style fun in a highly themed environment. Attractions — including slides, pools and a water coaster — take center stage, but the details make Typhoon Lagoon a truly special plac

  • Project Suppliers:four

    View an extensive list of companies that participated in the design and build of the London Aquatic Centre

  • Technical Highlights:three

    Here’s a look at five innovations behind the design that makes this facility truly champion worthy

  • London Calling

    A large turtle waving oversized flippers, a dolphin’s back, an airy dramatic space that suggests a wave: The London Aquatic Centre, built for the London Olympics, has been described as all of these

  • Slideshow: The London Aquatic Centre

    A large turtle waving oversized flippers, a dolphin’s back, an airy dramatic space that suggests a wave: The London Aquatic Centre, built for the London Olympics, has been described as all of these

  • Justin Caron

    As a student at Auburn University, Justin Caron was a six-time All-American

  • DREAM DESIGNS | 2012 CALL FOR ENTRIES

    The Dream Designs showcase is an annual program that highlights extraordinary aquatics facility projects and recognizes the design teams involved.

  • Built on Evidence

    The goal of the Model Aquatic Health Code is to codify scientifically proven data in the aquatics industry.

  • Riding the Current

    Theming has come of age. As the two- and three-dimensional storytelling vehicle for a facility, themes have always been about escapism, whimsy, fancy and the far-fetched