Swimming Facilities

Title Abstract Publication Date
Swimming Pool Guidelines. The state of Alaska, which provides for swimming pools as an eligible project cost in projects approved for state aid, presents guidelines to assist school districts in planning swimming pools, and... 12/31/1996
Swimming Pool Heating. Information provided by the U.S. Department of Energy on heating and energy saving technologies that can reduce swimming pool operation costs by as much as 50%, including installing a high efficiency... 12/31/2010
Swimming Pools. Managing School Facilities Guide 2. This guide for schools with swimming pools offers advice concerning appropriate training for pool managers, the importance of water quality and testing, necessary procedures for safely handling... 12/31/1992
Testing the Waters. Reviews typical human error involved in faulty swimming pool water monitoring. Types of equipment that help ensure accuracy are reviewed, as are reagent formulas and regular turnover of supplies. 02/29/2008
The Moisture Menace. Discusses how to control an indoor pool environment by understanding the mechanics of water evaporation, condensation, and migration. Stresses the need for a properly designed, installed, operated,... 11/30/2001
The Pool Maintenance Manual. All aspects of pools are covered in detail, from design and construction to lighting, winterizing, fiberglassing, tiling, and troubleshooting and repair. Major topics include basic and advanced... 12/31/1995
The Ultimate Pool Maintenance Manual: Spas, Pools, Hot Tubs, Rockscapes and Other Water Features, 2nd Edition All aspects of pools are covered in detail, from maintenance to repair to remodeling -including: plumbing systems; filters; heaters; water chemistry; cleaning and servicing; spas and hot tubs;... 12/31/2000
Under Water. Reviews evolving standards for suction entrapment, depth, and water quality in pools. Also described are steps that can be taken to modify existing pools to comply with the standards and reduce... 06/30/2004
Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act. Discusses requirements for swimming pool drains mandated by this act. Drain covers, a safety vacuum releast system, suction limiting vent systems, automatic pump shutoffs, gravity pools, and drain... 12/31/2009
Water Hazard Managing Aquatic Risk. Discusses mitigation of risk at swimming facilities, including abundant slip-free surfacing, anti-entrapment drains, and water sanitation. 06/30/2009
Water Offerings. Describes desirable features of aquatic centers, including pool design, water temperature, accessibility by the community, acoustics, and indoor air quality. 07/31/2010
Water Utility. Describes how sharing campus aquatic facilities can help colleges cover the significant costs of operation. Discusses the priority-setting and planning required to constantly circulate different user... 04/30/2002
What's in the Water? Prevent Problems with Proper Pool Maintenance The most common pool water issues are also the most manageable and preventable, tracing back to two basics of pool maintenance: water chemistry and filtration. 09/30/2011
Zeeland West High School Natatorium Project description of award winning Zeeland, Michigan high school natatorium. 06/03/2010