Grant Connors has been named as the new chief executive officer of Aquatics and Recreation Victoria (ARV). Connors was appointed to the role after former CEO Anthony McIntosh left to join Little Athletics Victoria.
The Tail Spin and Tower of Terror rides were cleared by a multilevel safety review including Workplace Health and Safety Queensland's audit, Dreamworld's internal engineering review, pitt&sherry's independent review plus an external peer-review by LTC, a UK-based theme park safety specialist.
Crystal Lagoons, the creator of the world's largest artificial lagoon, has met with Qatari real estate developers to reveal a new film-based evaporation technology that reportedly lowers water waste rates by up to 70%.
Facility management company BlueFit has been appointed to manage the new $24 million Angelo Anestis Aquatic Centre in Bexley. The centre will open to the public on Australia Day.
They say an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, and this is particularly true of robotic pool cleaners — especially in commercial facilities where time is money. Here are a few easy-to-manage tips to keep your Wave 300XL cleaner in top condition.
The S.R. Smith submersible SwimWall System provides pool space flexibility through its ability to separate pool space in less than 1 min. It can be designed to span the entire pool width or just part of a pool, effectively doubling the number of available lanes in a 50 m pool or converting select lanes to 25 m.
Available from Evoqua Water Technologies, the Wallace & Tiernan DEPOLOX Pool E 700 P pool management system has been designed for measurement and control functions as well as process control in pool water treatment applications.
Wallace & Tiernan OSEC electrolysis units for on-site generation of hypochlorite are available through Evoqua Water Technologies. The systems produce sodium hypochlorite by electrolysing a brine solution.
The Tobruk Memorial Pool redevelopment has been awarded the Cairns Regional Project of the Year Award. The multimillion-dollar aquatic centre took out the prize at the Cairns Regional Engineering Awards, hosted by Engineers Australia.
Life Floor is a copolymer floor tile designed for aquatic environments where people are barefoot. It has been designed for use around swimming pools, zero depth entries, change rooms, splash pads, water parks, slide towers and play areas.
Cairns Regional Council has appointed Belgravia Leisure to manage the Sugarworld Waterpark. The 10-year lease officially commences on 20 February 2017.
Available from Orimatech, the Dolphin Wave 200 XL cleans any commercial pool up to 50 m, regardless of shape or type. It can be programmed with up to four different pool profiles to enable cleaning of multiple pools within a facility.