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BREAKING NEWS: The international Pollet Pool Group acquires the swimming pool specialist Golden Coast in Devon, UK

23 Jun 2022 WAREGEM (BE) – DEVON (UK) Golden Coast is the largest independent UK distributor of swimming pool components. Pollet Pool Group consists of 9 distribution companies & 2 manufacturers. Together with the group’s current office, PPG UK/Ireland, Pollet Pool Group is thus firmly expanding its UK operations.  After 45 years as an independent […]

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REPAIR RATHER THAN REPLACE

Pool pump service makes an eco-difference… Whether your enquiry is driven by cost, supply shortages or ecological motives, Revamp, a swimming pool pump repair specialist, provides a vital service for extending the life of pool and spa pumps. The specialist team can also resolve issues with electric pool heaters, automatic pool cover motor gearboxes and […]

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THE VIDEO SHOTS were filmed in the Niveko indoor and outdoor showrooms, mostly via a drone.

THE CYCLE OF WATER LIFE

Niveko invests in video marketing… One-piece pool champions, Niveko, has always strived to take the fresh approach, to stand out from the competition and to make an impression with an unexpected idea. The company proudly boasts that its pools offer outstanding configuration potential and are available in various types, making them unique in the field. […]

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RODNEY UNDERWOOD who carved a memorable role in the pool industry, died earlier this year.

INDUSTRY LOSES POPULAR PERSONALITY

We were sad to hear of the death of Rodney Underwood, who sadly passed away earlier this year. Rodney was best known in the pool trade for his shop, Are You Swimming in Park Gate, Southampton. In his early career, Rodney worked in a toy shop in Fareham which sold above ground pools and gave […]

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THE RECENT ISPE FILTRATION workshop was strongly supported.

FILTRATION WORKSHOPS UPDATE

FILTRATION WORKSHOPS UPDATE Chris Carr, along with Philip Barlow, and Kim Mumford, MISPE, presented the latest ISPE Filtration Workshop that was kindly hosted by Plastipack Ltd in St. Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex. This workshop gives guidance in all aspects of sizing filters and pumps for installations and includes practical hands-on sessions for delegates to strip down […]

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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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BESPOKE LIFTS AND HOISTS

Suntrap Systems has been supplying pool & spa lifts and hoists for over 25 years. All of the company’s lifts and hoists are powder-coated, enabling us to accommodate any colour scheme to suit your venue. They include a five-year warranty, with CE & UL certification. With a wide range of models to choose from, Suntrap […]

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PUMP REPAIRS

Revamp specialise in the repair, service, rewind and supply of… • Electric Motors • Pool & Spa Pumps • Counter Current Pumps • Pool Cover Motor Gearboxes • Air Handling Fan Units • Submersible Pumps • Controls • Hot and cold water pumps We serve the pool industry working to support pool builders and pool […]

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HEATSTAR UNITS COME WITH EXPERT ADVICE

Offering trusted expertise for nearly 40 years, Heatstar produce some of the most energy efficient pool environments in the UK by investing in and adapting the latest energy saving technologies available. These include highly efficient variable speed fans utilising ‘auto- fan’ technology whereby the speed and power of the air-recirculation fan is managed automatically to […]

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THE STA SEAL MASCOT led the way to SPATEX 2022.

THE FEEL-GOOD FACTOR

There was something special about the return of the annual SPATEX event that, the organisers say, attracted 1,545 unique visitors. Staged as the country began to loosen the shackles of the on-going pandemic, some companies remained reluctant to send representatives, opting for reduced teams, while others avoided the usual crowded events like the traditional exhibitor […]

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