More stories about Pools

  • Dr. Tom Lachocki

    As CEO of the National Swimming Pool Foundation in Colorado Springs, Colo., Dr. Tom Lachocki would qualify as an industry notable due to his position alone.

  • 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.

  • Will MAHC Kill Competitive Swimming?

    Concern has arisen over a provision in one section of the Model Aquatic Health Code that’s now up for public comment.

  • 2012 Most Valuable Products

    The 2012 swim season is about to kick into high gear, and pool operators and aquatics professionals are eager to get their hands on the latest industry advancements to make their facilities more successful than ever.

  • CPSC Takes Firmer Hand in VGB Testing

    With a new certification standard in place and swim season coming, the Consumer Product Safety Commission is instituting strict new drain cover testing procedures

  • Palm Beach at Moody Gardens

    Transforming a singular concrete swimming pool into a full-scale family and group-friendly waterpark experience entailed combining waterpark excitement with the existing “Palm Beach” theming, which included a popular sandy beach offering, palm trees and other lush vegetation.

  • Penticton Community Centre

    The $23 million Penticton Community Centre renovation addressed a growing demand for recreation amenities.

  • Kettle Moraine YMCA

    Completed in 2011 at a cost of $4.6 million, the Kettle Moraine YMCA project features a new recreational pool addition, complementing the existing lap pool, whirlpool and therapy pool.

  • Liberty Lagoon

    The basic concept for Liberty Lagoon was to create a man-made river (bayou) as the heart of the park, surrounded by a nice variety of rides for kids from tots to teens.

  • Cumming Aquatic Center

    In addition to two indoor pools — including a 50-meter competition pool with seating for 750 spectators and a 25-yard instructional pool — the Cumming Aquatic Center also sports an outdoor leisure pool featuring a water slide and lazy river that provides fun for kids of all ages.