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POOL PEOPLE – LEWIS ROOKE

Lewis Rooke of Aqua Platinum Projects was delighted, after 11 years in the industry, to have his pool engineering work recognised when he shared the title of Pool Technician Of The Year in the recent UK Pool & Spa Awards … LOCATION Lives in his hometown, Southampton in Hampshire, with his beloved pet dog, Dora….. […]

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Pool COP

POOL COP IS A GAME CHANGER

Modern pool management is all about making processes as efficient and easy as possible. With this in mind, one of the most innovative products on the market is the GC PoolCop – a smart pool management system that remotely monitors every aspect of a pool. It consists of a Valve Data Unit that is installed […]

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HALF CENTURY FOR PROGRESSIVE

Swimming Pool Supplies Ltd better known to many as Progressive Pools is celebrating 50 years in the swimming pool industry. Established in 1971 by the previous owner, John Taylor, Progressive was originally located in a garden centre in Kenilworth, Warwickshire. In 1984 they relocated to Rugby, Warwickshire, where they continued to thrive for 35 years. […]

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TOP OF THE CLASS

Top marks for Buckingham Pools in the education pool sector… All swimming pools are highly technical, complex installations and this is especially so in the high-footfall school, university or leisure centre sector. Whether you are dreaming of an Olympic-level competition pool, a tailor-made therapy pool for specific groups or a learner pool with depth flexibility, […]

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OCEAN VIEW

A six pool, multi-million project by Aqua Platinum Projects… A gold award winning project in the recent UK Pool & Spa Awards, The Aqua Club is a new £10 million swimming and wellness space, part of the luxury Headland Hotel. Set on an iconic clifftop overlooking Cornwall’s stunning Fistral Beach, near Newquay, Headland’s Aqua Club […]

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MILLIONS TO GO SWIMMING AGAIN

It has been more than a year since the government announced public swimming pools would close as part of the efforts to curb the spread of coronavirus. The long wait is over. Pools across the UK will be reopening from Monday 12th April with millions able to go swimming again. A whopping 3,794 facilities with […]

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Niveko

NIVEKO GO WITH THE FLOW

The range of Niveko pools has always been based on the option to adapt them to suit the customer’s requirements. The selection of literally every detail thus depends solely on your ideas and dreams, which Niveko will then bring to life. There are seven different types of pool to choose from, every detail of which […]

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BY THE RIVERSIDE

RESIDENTIAL POOL CASE STUDY The Daisy + water treatment system was the ideal choice for this eco-minded customer… Scooping both the over £120k Residential Pools title and the Energy Efficiency and Eco Pool Of the Year crown, this double award winning residential pool project turned the heads of the judges in the recent UK Pool […]

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DAVID TAKES PPG HELM

The new man at the helm of PPG UK & Ireland, David Sargentson has been involved in construction and water industries for more than 30 years. The newly appointed PPG General Manager began his working life with the RAF as an aircraft engine technician before progressing to British Aerospace’s Military Aircraft Division working in Saudi […]

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JEAN-LOUIS ALBOUY has taken over the SCP Europe reins from outgoing General Manager, Sylvia Montfort

ALBOUY TAKES SCP EUROPE REINS

The European division of SCP/ POOLCORP has confirmed the handover of managerial reins from Sylvia Monfort, SCP European General Manager for 20 years, to Jean-Louis Albouy. Poolcorp is the world leader in the distribution of equipment for the construction, renovation and maintenance of swimming pools, spas, and saunas to swimming pool professionals with 17 distribution […]

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