Pentair has welcomed Carsten Andersen as its new director Australia and New Zealand. Andersen brings a strong global water industry background and a proven track record of building businesses, with a strong customer focus.
Zodiac Australia has announced a consumer cashback offer on selected automatic pool cleaners. From 15 October 2017 to 15 January 2018, consumers will receive up to $150 cash back when purchasing some Zodiac cleaners.
Pentair has calculated that its energy-efficient pool pumps have created savings of 12.7 billion kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity for its customers since 2005. This has saved pool owners $1.4 billion in energy costs — enough to power 1.3 million US homes for one year.
In order to meet the latest specifications relating to commercial pool filtration when restoring the Saltdean Lido, Paramount Pool Products turned to the brand it knew would provide a solution capable of processing the lido's high volume of water and bather load and wouldn't corrode in the seaside setting: Waterco.
New requirements for recessed luminaires and pool area installations will soon come into play, with the updated Australian Standard AS/NZS 3000 (the Wiring Rules) due to be published in early 2018.
Supreme Heating is seeking a solar heating pool technician and installer to join its Victorian team. The role involves the installation and service of solar pool heating systems, pool covers, pool and spa heaters and auxiliary pool equipment.
International Quadratics has scooped the pool at this year's Poolwerx Conference, winning first place in all three Supplier (Partner in Profit) categories in the franchise's awards.
The TriStar VS Variable Speed Pump has received a 10-star energy rating. The 1.85 HP pump delivers the performance of a 2 HP TriStar Single Speed Pump with greater efficiency, even running on maximum speed, giving pool owners significant savings on swimming pool running costs.
An Australian man and his son have been electrocuted after the man attempted to fix a pool pump at his home in Thailand. Andrew Fenwick died from an electric shock while trying to repair the pump and his son, Jason, was electrocuted shortly afterwards while trying to help him.
Supreme Heating's Wi-Fi enabled Heatseeker Solaire Titanium Heat Pump enables users to easily control the heat pump remotely. An iOS or Android mobile app enables users to monitor, control and manage heat pump operation from a mobile device.
Brisbane-based Australian Innovative Systems (AIS) has won four Stevie International Business Awards (Stevie IBAs).
Unlike traditional LED lenses that restrict light output to unflattering 'hot spots', Waterco's BriteLUX Diffuser Lens radiates light throughout the entire circumference of the lens. It reportedly improves the light's luminosity by 50% in comparison to the company's standard LED light lens.
The Heatseeker Nova+ Inverter Heat pump offers the ability to dynamically vary the working frequency of the inverter compressor. This, coupled with the synchronisation of the fan and compressor speeds, optimises airflow to and from the heat pump.