PHTCC starts to build conference educational program

The Pool & Hot Tub Council of Canada (PHTCC) has initiated its plans to expand the 2016 Canadian Pool & Spa Conference & Expo’s educational ...

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Pool & Spa Marketing names Redtag.ca prize winner

Mike Simonson of Paradigm Landscape in Nepean, Ont., was the lucky winner in Pool & Spa Marketing’s $500 Redtag.ca gift certificate giveaway, which was held ...

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Ontario introduces new certification training requirements

The Ontario Ministry of Labour's (MOL's) new certification training requirements for joint health and safety committee (JHSC) members will come into effect on March 1. Businesses ...

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International trade show organizers enter joint venture

A partnership between GL events Exhibitions and dmg events will see the Piscine Middle East pool and spa/hot tub trade show move from Abu Dhabi ...

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Splash pad equipment donated to park revitalization project

WhiteWater West, a Canadian manufacturer and installer of waterpark attractions in Richmond, B.C., helped bring a Las Vegas, Nev., residential park back to life by ...

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Using component systems to build caves and grottos

Today, homeowners want pools with all the bells and whistles—not just diving boards and slides, but waterfalls and sundecks. A new trend, however, is the addition of an integral poolside grotto, complete with a cave, water feature, and slide....

Project Spotlight: Solda Pools Ltd. (2015)

The concept for this project in Halton Hills, Ont., was to create oversized features spread out amongst a large backyard on an estate property. The intent of this backyard retreat was to create an entertainment hub with various...

The intricacies of automated chemical controllers

Proper water balance in commercial pools and spas can be the difference between a safe, attractive facility and a disastrous one. Advances in chemical automation, disinfection methods, and better education on the problems associated with water chemistry have made...

Working with inaccessible indoor pool mechanical rooms

Many indoor pool managers will inevitably face the challenge of replacing the dehumidification system at their facility. There are hundreds of commercial aquatic facilities in North America; YMCA Canada, which is one of the country’s largest pool owning organizations,...

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

February 9-10, 2016
Technical Training
Toronto, ON
February 9, 2016
Pool & Hot Tub Council of Canada (PHTCC)Toronto Chapter Family Winter Fun Day
Barrie, ON
February 17, 2016
Technical Training
Oakville, ON
February 23-24, 2016
Technical Training
Vancouver, B.C.
March 1-2, 2016
Technical Training
Niagara-on-the-lake, ON
March 8-9, 2016
Technical Training
London, ON
March 15, 2016
Raypak Heater Seminar
Brampton, ON
March 30-31, 2016
Technical Training
Montreal, QC
April 2, 2016
Toronto Chapter Basic Training Day
TBD
April 6, 2016
Toronto Chapter Advanced Training Day
TBD
April 12-14, 2016
Piscine Middle East
Abu Dhabi, UAE
May 13-15, 2016
Asia Pool & Spa Expo
Guangzhou, China
August 17-18, 2016
SPLASH! Pool and Spa Trade Show
Queensland, Australia
August 23, 2016
Pool & Hot Tub Council of Canada (PHTCC)Toronto Chapter Golf Tournament
Brampton, ON
September 27-30, 2016
Interbad
Stuttgart, Germany
October 19-21, 2016
World Aquatic Health™ Conference (WAHC™)
Nashville, TN
November 15-18, 2016
Piscine Global
Chassieu, France