Remote Control

Acu-Trol® has created the new AcuPortTM to provide aquatic facility managers with the ability to connect to Acu-Trol's aquatic automation controllers via Ethernet, Wi-Fi or RS-422/485 communication interfaces. The Acu-Trol® AcuPort®TM offers communication solutions to the commercial aquatic equipment room with dedicated communication to Acu-Trol's AK110TM or AK600TM controllers. Now facility managers can manage multiple aquatic facilities remotely.

Acu-Trol Programmable Controllers: 800-831-7133

Prepare Your Pool

Lincoln Equipment Inc. is a national distributor of commercial swimming pool equipment, chemicals and supplies. Lincoln has served the swimming pool industry since 1954 with quality products that are specifically designed for use in commercial pools. Lincoln's product line is widely diversified and focuses on meeting your specific needs. Lincoln can assist you in complying with the new ADA guidelines for commercial swimming pools.

Lincoln Equipment Inc.: 800-223-5450

Drain Away

The new Deck-Drain-A-Way® system II moved 17 percent more water than regular deck drains. The Deck-Drain-A-Way® system II is a full 3-1/2 inches high by 1-1/4 inches wide and is designed to minimize floating in concrete. No deep trenches are required and it adapts to all standard 1-1/2 inch plastic fittings. The Deck-Drain-A-Way® system II is also a full expansion and contraction joint and a screed for the concrete finisher.

Quaker Plastics, a Div. of Caravelle Intl LLC: 570-385-4733

Train in the Water

AquaJogger introduced the Tri Bar for aquatic exercise and swim training. Moveable foam rounds offer three options for a multitude of exercise positions. Slide foam rounds to each end and use as a swim training device. All these options are available in one product.

AquaJogger: 800-922-9544

Ensure Their Safety

Safety Turtle SOS is a version of the Safety Turtle personal immersion alarm adapted for workplace, marine, lifeguard and aquatic physiotherapy use by adults. While activating within one second of complete immersion, Safety Turtle SO will not false alarm due to heavy, prolonged rain/splash that characterizes marine and some outdoor work environments.

Terrapin Communications Inc.: 613-271-0050

A Roof Overhead

OpenAire designs, manufactures and installs custom retractable roof enclosures and operable skylights for aquatic facilities, community centers, health clubs, waterparks and more. OpenAire buildings are energy-efficient, contribute to LEED and are made with an exclusive maintenance-free aluminum truss system, as well as technically innovative features such as curved roofs, large cupolas, snow load handling, rain sensors and more.

OpenAire: 800-267-4877

Conserve Your Resources

Neptune-Benson's Variable Frequency Drives can save up to 41 percent in overall electricity costs, while reducing pump maintenance costs. In addition, they will extend the operating life of the motor and minimize water hammer by utilizing a soft start/stop feature. Your pool can earn credits from your utility company for being "green," and you'll see payback in less than one year.

Neptune-Benson: 800-832-8002

In Control

BECSys controllers have been certified by NSF to NSF/ANSI Standard 50. BECSys water chemistry and filtration controllers are the first automated controllers to obtain NSF certification. NSF certification verifies that the controller does not contribute excessive levels of contaminants to the water, is resistant to corrosion, is durable in design and construction, and has been evaluated for functional performance. Certification to NSF/ANSI Standard 50 is required by most states.

BECS Technology Inc.: 314-567-0088