RECENT ARTICLES
  • Air Apparent

    by Christopher Chivetta October 2004

    Temperature and relative-humidity data collected at natatoriums suggests that water in motion may impart a greater demand on HVAC systems than initially thought

  • Remote Control

    by Marvin Bynum August 2004

    Computerized automatic controllers serve as an aquatic center's onsite eyes, ears and, yes, brains, allowing facility operators to monitor mechanical systems from near and far

  • Annual Checkup

    by Paul Fawcett March 2004

    Like it or not, aquatic facilities require systematic and comprehensive yearly maintenance in order to retain their vitality

  • Pipe Dreams

    by Robert Mcdonald November 2003

    Though it does its work behind the scenes, a building's plumbing system takes center stage in the planning of locker and laundry rooms, natatoriums and a host of other ancillary areas

  • Sound Barriers

    by Michael Popke August 2002

    Gymnasiums, natatoriums and lobbies can be notorious echo chambers, but panels, baffles, banners and blocks can help turn down the volume

  • Getting Pool Light Right

    by Scot Hunsaker March 1998

    Proper design and placement of natural and artificial light sources can ensure people see your natatorium in the best possible light