Hayward acquires Kripsol Group

Hayward Industries Inc., has acquired Kripsol Group, a manufacturer of residential and commercial pool equipment and accessories, headquartered in Yuncos, Spain. “We’ve had a long standing ...

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Canada’s swim team heads to Rio with lucky loonies

In preparation for the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, next month, each member of Canada’s national swim team will be leaving with a ...

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On the move this July (2016)

Waterlines provides a summary of recent personnel announcements, including new hires, promotions, appointments, anniversaries, and accomplishments in the North American pool and hot tub industry. The ...

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New Canadian ‘tweens’ at higher risk for drowning: study

A new study commissioned by the Lifesaving Society has found tweens (aged 11-14) who are new to Canada are five times more likely to be ...

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Nominations open for Pleatco’s service tech contest

Pleatco, together with longtime co-sponsor Genesis and new co-sponsor National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF), announces the launch of the 2016 search for the best pool ...

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Project Spotlight: Oasis Pools Ltd. (2016)

In addition to a 6.1- x 12.2-m (20- x 40-ft) freeform gunite pool and spa, built by Oasis Pools Ltd., of Burlington, Ont., several features were incorporated into this backyard project to create a lavish outdoor entertainment hub for...

Aquatics industry opens arms to e-learning

The pool and spa industry has been slow to embrace online learning. However, an increasing number of professionals are recognizing the value it brings to the table, or in this case, to the computer. In an increasingly busy world,...

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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 13, 2016
Association des commerçants de piscines du Québec (ACPQ) Tournoi de Golf
Boucherville, QC
September 14, 2016
Pool & Hot Tub Council of Canada (PHTCC) Eastern Ontario Chapter Golf Tournament
Perth, ON
September 17-19, 2016
Piscine Middle East
Dubai, UAE
September 27-30, 2016
Interbad
Stuttgart, Germany
October 19-21, 2016
World Aquatic Health™ Conference (WAHC™)
Nashville, TN
November 2-4, 2016
Int\'l Pool I Spa I Patio Expo [PSP]
New Orleans, LA
November 3-4, 2016
Piscina & Wellness Forum
Madrid, Spain
November 15-18, 2016
Piscine Global
Chassieu, France
November 17-18, 2016
Green Industry Show & Conference
Edmonton, AB
November 23, 2016
Salon Splash
Laval, QC
December 5-8, 2016
Pool & Hot Tub Council of Canada (PHTCC) Canadian Pool & Spa Conference & Expo
Niagara Fall, ON
January 10-12, 2017
Landscape Ontario Congress
Toronto, ON
January 16-19, 2017
Mid America Pool, Spa & Outdoor Living Show
Indianapolis, IN
January 24-26, 2017
The Pool & Spa Show
Atlantic City, NJ
February 1-3, 2017
Southeast Pool & Spa Show
Nashville, TN
April 5-6, 2017
Piscine Asia
Singapore
May 12-14, 2017
Asia Pool & Spa Expo
Guangzhou, China
October 17-20, 2017
Piscina & Wellness Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain
November 7-10, 2017
Aquanale
Cologne, Germany