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  • Facility Operations - Natatoriums

    A competition natatorium is a room enclosure containing swimming pools designed for competitive swimming, diving, synchronized swimming and/or water polo.

  • Equipment - Pumps

    The pump is the “heart” of the pool system, pumping the water to and through the entire system.

  • Facility Operations:Two

    A competition natatorium is a room enclosure containing swimming pools designed for competitive swimming, diving, synchronized swimming and/or water polo.

  • Facility Operations:Three

    Like any other feature in the overall design of an aquatics facility, there are several points to consider when it comes to your pool and the surrounding deck.

  • Equipment - Heaters

    The pool heater’s primary function is to maintain the water temperature in the pool vessel — approximately 82 to 84 degrees Fahrenheit, for regular activity pools and 102 to 104 degrees Fahrenheit for whirlpools.

  • Equipment:Eight

    There are two basic options when it comes to alterative sanitation treatment systems: ozone and ultraviolet radiation. Here’s a look at each type.

  • Equipment - Filters

    Pool filters catch debris, including soil, leaves, dead skin, hair  and sometimes bacteria, viruses and protozoan cysts (more commonly treated by the disinfection system).

  • Facility Operations:One

    Today a wide variety of aquatic attractions are available, with the most common being play structures, water slides, lazy rivers, activity pools and wave pools.

  • Equipment:Five

    Pool filters catch debris, including soil, leaves, dead skin, hair  and sometimes bacteria, viruses and protozoan cysts (more commonly treated by the disinfection system).

  • Equipment:Six

    The pool heater’s primary function is to maintain the water temperature in the pool vessel — approximately 82 to 84 degrees Fahrenheit, for regular activity pools and 102 to 104 degrees Fahrenheit for whirlpools.