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POOL PEOPLE – ALLEN WILSON

With thanks to, Ross Alcock – General Secretary of The Institute of Swimming Pool Engineers, we pay tribute to an irreplaceable industry personality, following the loss of Allen Wilson, FISPE Allen Wilson had an inimitable style of delivery with his presentations and it was true to say nobody fell asleep whilst Allen was talking. His […]

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UNIQUE SUPPORT FOR POOL ENGINEERS

The Institute of Swimming Pool Engineers (ISPE) was set up in 1978 to establish an organisation for the individual swimming pool engineer: • To foster a professional approach to the design, installation and maintenance of swimming pools, enclosures and all ancillary equipment • To give recognition to technical skill and ability • To engage in […]

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FOREFRONT OF INNOVATION AND EFFICIENCY

In an environmentally conscious industry such as the water leisure sector, responsible pool installers and owners are always looking to utilise the most energy efficient ways to manage and control the swimming pool hall environment. Building control regulations lay down strict guidelines for energy efficiency in swimming pool applications to enforce this. If pool hall […]

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Hyprolyser

CUTS IN SWIMMING POOL CHLORINATION COSTS

One of the most recent additions to the Gaffey Hyprolyser® range of electrochlorination units has proved to be a great investment for the Crystal Leisure Centre in Stourbridge. The centre installed Gaffey’s new Hyprolyser® Compact 960 unit in February as a replacement for its previous 15-year old system, and has since been enjoying many different […]

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WORLD CUP CHAMPIONS

We visit the reigning UK Pool & Spa Awards’ Commercial Venue Of The Year… 2019 was a red letter year for Serco Leisure and the 128-strong team that welcomes over one million visitors most years to its outstanding Bangor Aurora swimming complex in Northern Ireland. As well as lifting the title of Commercial Leisure Venue […]

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SPA STAR – DAVID WRIGHT

Keen runner David Wright tunes in to Classic FM as he travels the country supporting Wellis branded dealers… WHAT IS YOUR VIEW OF THE HOT TUB SECTOR MARKET PERFORMANCE THROUGH COVID-19 AND BEYOND? It has been a big challenge for manufacturers, suppliers and dealerships. But I think everyone has adapted and worked hard to get […]

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PWTAG

TIMELY ADVICE FOR COMMERCIAL SPAS

PWTAG has issued re-opening guidance specifically for spa pools and hot tubs run either in a commercial or business setting. It is likely that spa pools and hot tubs will have been shut since the early weeks of Covid-19, but some operators may have kept them full of water. PWTAG advice on temporary closure includes […]

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Budapest including a
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SUPERIOR TEAM ARE HOT SHOTS

2019 was a year that broke many records for Superior Spas with an increase of over 53% on spa sales on the previous year, seeing them hit a magic target of 6,000 spas set by Managing Director, Rob Carlin. The reward was a pre-lockdown, team bonding trip to the Hungarian capital Budapest recently. The four […]

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CHANGE FOR THE BETTER

Celebrating 20 years in business, the Swan Pool and Spa Centre’s business philosophy is to operate a Kaizen approach to everything they do. Kaizen is a Japanese term meaning “change for the better” or “continuous improvement.” “It means that every day there is an opportunity to improve something, often in the smallest way, to either […]

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KING OF SWIMS

   The team from Superior Spas proudly promote their Zeus Swim Spa as the king of swim spas. Zeus is the sky and thunder god in ancient Greek religion, who rules as king of the gods of Mount Olympus. “The ultimate in luxury, this swim spa is king of swim spas, delivering a stunning counter […]

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CHINA SET TO DOMINATE HOT TUB MARKET

I am involved with the distribution of Chinese, US, Canadian, Mexican and European manufactured spas, writes Rob Carlin of Superior Spas. People may feel I am biased, as I have heavily invested in Chinese production, which equates to a large portion of my business. However, my views are my honest views and my personal opinion […]

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MATRIX POOL LINERS

The Matrix range is fast becoming our best-selling product of the year. It’s available in 3 exciting colours to suit any pool surround. The warranty is above the industry average at 12 years, as is maximum the water temperature it can be run at – up to 34 °c. It gives the appearance of a […]

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Superior Sauna

HOT NEWS

With a variety of layouts and sizes, the Superior sauna range is made from Canadian Hemlock timber which is made into pre-construction panels that simply clamp together in approx. 20 minutes. All saunas offer multi-coloured LED lighting and Bluetooth audio as standard. The ceramic heater tubes are coated with  minerals which can generate far-infrared. Four […]

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PAramount

HIGH-END POOL FINISH

Are you looking for a more luxurious, high-end finish? Eliminate the unnecessary by easily conceal deck boxes & cables to transform your pool surround. You can remove unsightly, surface-mounted deck boxes and excessive cables, we have the perfect solution. Install a Kaiflex Poolside Deck Box. • No unsightly deck boxes or excess lighting cables • […]

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Golden Coast Pump

PUMP UP WITH GC SUPERPRO

The cost-efficient, highperformance GC SuperPro swimming pool pump is a perfect drop-in replacement for Hayward® Super Pump and Pentair® SuperFlo pumps. Manufactured by Speck and ideal for the domestic market, GC SuperPro offers a range of single or three-phase models with flow rates of 9 to 40 m3/ hr for pool sizes between 30 and […]

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Hyprolyser

COMPACT FOOTPRINT

The Hyprolyser® Compact 960 model is a new, higher capacity addition to Gaffey’s Compact range of electrochlorinators. The original 240 and 480 models have also been upgraded to the same benefits: • 20% increase in salt storage capacity • 50% increase in product tank capacity • Uprated cooling & ventilation for improved efficiency in tropical […]

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heatstar

TAKING CONTROL

Are you looking for swimming pool control systems? Presenting the Phoenix EC, offering durability and advanced technology from a known and trusted source. Swimming pool environmental control from Heatstar delivers optimum efficiency with reduced energy costs. Contact Heatstar today for more information on the full range of highly energy efficient climate control systems. Heatstar +44 […]

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ECO-FRIENDLY HEATING

The new 2020 HSI range of HeatSeeker heat pumps have been developed to compete at the top end of the heat pump market. From the same manufacturer as the original Heatseeker you can expect the same level of reliability and support associated with Plastica’s well established brand. • Durable ABS Shell • R32 Refrigerant • […]

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Filter Revolution

FILTER REVOLUTION

The EGO3 Filter is a new type of hot tub filter which filters the water more efficiently and is more reliable than traditional cartridge filters. A unique filtration system which reduces maintenance time and costs. It uses reusable washable filter balls made from special fibre which will remove unwanted contamination particles down to 10 microns […]

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Trident

TRIDENT BY PLATINUM

We’re pleased to present the Trident by Platinum Spas, bought to you by Superior Spas. With 10 years of continuous development has seen it becoming the number one selling brand in the UK. Offering exceptional quality at a very competitive price point. The Platinum range is ideally positioned in today’s evergrowing market. Get in touch […]

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Jolly Good Stuff

Jolly Gel Spa (JGS) follows the huge success of Jolly Gel flocculent for residential and commercial pools, both in the UK and worldwide. The formulation of JGS has been specifically engineered for spa applications. The gel cube shape and dispensing pod is cleverly designed to ensure an even distribution of the flocculent. • New formula […]

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GRANDO DESIGNS

AstralPool UK has announced a new alliance with Grando Pool Covers. Every Grando pool cover is manufactured individually by German craftsmanship – and they’ve been doing that for more than 50 years. Available for indoor and outdoor pools, Grando Pool Covers offer a trackfree installation system, with no mechanical parts or high voltage near to […]

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AQUATIC FITNESS

The AquaSizer is an aquatic exercise device that will transform your pool or swim spa into a comprehensive workout system that is Fun and Incredibly Healthy. WORKS IN ABOVE GROUND AND INGROUND POOLS. Perfect for all fitness levels and ages. The one exercise machine you always look forward to using! Offers a low impact, high […]

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oCARE

SAFE, SOFT & SIMPLE

O-Care can reduce the amount of Chlorine or Bromine needed up to 78%. The mixture of high quality mineral salts will leave your skin feeling soft and odourless. No need to shower after bathing. Just add the 2 compounds to the spa water once a week using the measuring cup included. The O-Care box will […]

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Convenient Flat Pack

CONVENIENT FLAT PACK

Mineral Supplies International (MSI) introduces a flat pack version of the product. The well-established Jolly Gel carton design does not change. The new flat pack is cheaper to post individual packs to customers. The attractive dark blue flat pack also has great shelf appeal for walk-in customers to pool retail shops. Jolly Gel is renowned […]

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WELLIS W-FLOW

The Wellis W-flow system swim spas are equipped with Gecko’s brand new swim software. Combining this and the new W-flow system the new swim spas became professional training appliances. The user can choose six speed levels from the slowest, most comfortable floating, to the hardest exercise. Similar to a modern treadmill, you can predefine the […]

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