Equipped with patented V-Flex technology, Hayward's Navigator V-Flex suction cleaner effectively picks up larger dirt and debris. It maximises power even at lower flow, making it suitable for use with variable speed pumps.
The unpleasant odours and negative effects on swimmers caused by chloramines, coupled with the ongoing cost of purchasing chemicals, made John Comino look for an alternative option to disinfect the water in his backyard swimming pool.
SPASA Australia has released a guide to help the industry understand and apply AS 1926.3-2010 Swimming pool safety — Water recirculation systems.
Waterco has joined with Maytronics to offer the Dolphin Supreme M3 robotic pool cleaner, which is designed specifically for the pool builder market. It is a 'set and forget' floor and wall cleaner that systematically brushes, scrubs and filters pools of any shape.
Zodiac's ZS500 heat pump incorporates inverter technology that has three separate control modes — Boost, Eco and Smart — to adapt to each user's needs. This adaptive technology can give the user substantial savings over the year.
Remco's Coverstar is a fully automatic vinyl pool cover system that is firmly fixed into two tracks. At the turn of a key or the flick of a switch, the rectangular-shaped, automatic pool cover rolls on and off.
S.R. Smith has appointed David Fifield as the company's new business development representative. In his new role, Fifield will work with the company's distributors in Queensland to increase exposure of the S.R. Smith Deckscaping range.
The Waterco Aquamaster Pool & Spa is an easy-to-use and energy-efficient automation system. The wall-mount touchscreen control panel can be operated from indoors, allowing home owners to easily manage pool, spa and ancillary function.
Ever since the introduction of mechanical time clocks designed specifically for swimming pool control back in the 1950s, automation manufacturers have been steadily producing technology intended to reduce the physical effort required to operate and maintain pool and spa systems.
Rather than being a leisure purchase, the humble backyard pool has developed a reputation for taking more time to maintain than to enjoy. It really needs something to shift it firmly back into the realm of leisure. Automation could be the key to that.