Dry Off

Dri-Dek's anti-skid, self-draining surface keeps wet floors dry. It's perfect in pool areas, showers, locker rooms and barefoot walkways. Dri-Dek is made from anti-microbial oxy-B1TM vinyl to help control infectious bacteria, mold and mildew. Just snap the 12-by-12-inch interlocking tiles together to form a custom surface of any length, width or shape.

Dri-Dek: 800-348-2398


ETS's new compact UV system provides a three-log inactivation of Cryptosporidium in accordance with both USEPA UVGM guidelines and NSF/ANSI 50 2010. Handling flows up to 360 GPM, ETS is now able to offer UV systems from flows of 50 GPM to 665 GPM with single phase power.

Engineered Treatment Systems: 877-885-4628

All-Terrain Guarding

Paragon Aquatics' popular Griff's Guard Station is now available in a new, portable, all-terrain model called the Griff's All Terrain. Featuring a "tip and roll" design, this portable chair can be moved and placed with ease to any swimming pool facility location. The unit has large pneumatic wheels to move on multiple surfaces, from indoor to outdoor, poolside, lakeside, waterpark or on the sand.

Paragon Aquatics: 800-831-7133

Getting Safers

Safety Turtle, a personal wireless immersion alarm designed to protect young children, seniors, disabled people and pets from drowning, has been adopted by YMCA and other aquatic facilities to automatically alert the front desk of a water rescue by one of its lifeguards. A Turtle or new splash-proof SOS sensor attached to each lifeguard rescue buoy, which always goes into the water during a rescue, allows a single lifeguard to respond nearly immediately to an emergency.

Terrapin Communications Inc.: 613-271-0050

Go Mobile

BECSys controllers can now be monitored and controlled from your iPad, tablet or smart phone with the new BECSys Mobile Device Server. Monitor current status, modify parameters (password protected) and review graphs with input trace data time-synchronized with key system events. Existing BECSys controllers can be upgraded with this new capability.

BECS Technology: 314-567-0088

Shine On

Permanon is a line of water-based, nontoxic surface protection products. Sold only in concentrate and mixed with your water, this new technology allows for rapid application of a transparent, durable, UV resistant coating. Safe for indoor and outdoor surfaces. Once applied, the surface will hold a brilliant shine, be extremely water-repellent and resist heavy soiling. Use on tile, vinyl, grout, fiberglass, acrylic, stainless and painted metal.

Marketing World Pool Products: 802-655-8941

Add It Up

Taylor Technologies' electronic Watergram® Water Balance Calculator makes it easy to determine the Saturation Index of pool or spa water, then see which water balance parameter makes the most sense to adjust. Simply input the results from your Taylor test kit. About the size of a credit card and solar-powered, this device is programmed to take into account the effect of cyanuric acid on total alkalinity, considers the impact of TDS level and offers temperature choices in Fahrenheit and Celsius.

Taylor Technologies Inc.: 800-TEST-KIT (837-8548)


Raypak's new line of Professional Series gas-fired pool heaters were created specifically for smaller commercial properties and high-end residential pools where aesthetics and durability are key. It is a perfect heater for tough, coastal weather conditions where salt air is a problem. Offered in two model sizes, a 268 with 266,000 Mbtu input, and a 408 with 399 Mbtu input. All waterways are non-ferrous with cupro-nickel tubes and bronze headers. Standard with ASME certification.

RayPak: 805-278-5300