Color and Shade

Sun Ports recently unveiled these colorful fabric structures at Water World near Denver. The custom 3-Point Sail structures provide plenty of shade for the entrance to the new Big Top section of the facility. The area is a circus-themed family fun zone with waterslides, concessions and other features that cater to younger visitors. The shade structures create a unique focal point and fit in perfectly with the overall design theme.

Sun Ports: 800-966-5000

Quick Check

Spas and hot tubs present unique challenges to manage healthy, balanced water. AquaChek Spa is a six-in-one test strip developed specifically for testing in hot tub environments. AquaChek Spa provides spa/hot tub owners an efficient and comprehensive means of testing the water. The new 15-second dip-and-read AquaChek Spa test strip includes tests for six chemistries: total chlorine, total bromine, free chlorine, total alkalinity, pH and total hardness.

Environmental Test Systems: 888-278-2243

Save Resources

Neptune-Benson's Defender® regenerative media filter is an earth-friendly solution for pristine water that continues to have a marked impact on the global water footprint. This filter saves waste water, chemicals, energy and construction expenses—all while improving water quality. Learn how Defender gives you maximum performance, longevity and user friendliness—an outcome that is good for the planet and our resources.

Neptune Benson: 800-832-8002

Splashin' Good Times

Empex Watertoys® has created a new line of interactive watertoys under the trademark AquaneticsTM , where kids can turn a hand wheel and produce different sprays, water flows and kinetic effects, such as turning pelton wheels, spinners, gears and pinwheels to create a zany effect of water motion. Aquawizz, Aquanoodle, Aquaswirl and Aquamill are four new structures in the Aquanetic line. The Aquacircus® is a climb and slide structure that provides a myriad of different slide experiences and 45 creative interactive activities.

Empex Watertoys: 866-833-8580

Go With the Flow

Only Lawson Aquatics has SuperFlow—VGB-2008-certified main drain grates and fiberglass sumps with super flow rate and a unique top profile design that provides extreme comfort under foot. Easy to install and no special tools or complicated retrofitting required. This unblockable PVC grating fits areas 18 inches by 36 inches and larger, and is available in black or white, for wall or floor installation.

Lawson Aquatics: 800-897-6160

Clear the Water

ChlorKing Inc. is a Georgia-based manufacturer and distributor of commercial pool chlorine generators and mixed oxidant systems. In 2008, ChlorKing's holding company acquired Sentry UV, a manufacturer of ultraviolet light systems. Together, management of these companies has more than 100 years of experience in the design, manufacture and implementation of on-site chlorine generation, commercial salt chlorination and UV light technology.

ChlorKing Inc.: 800-536-8180


Water OdysseyTM introduces the Launch PodTM . Designed to control up to six water features, the Launch PodTM incorporates a manifold, activator and drainage system all in one, enclosed in-ground housing. The Launch PodTM is ideal for facility additions, unsupervised facilities, small spray parks and, most importantly, water conservation. Find out how the Launch PodTM can be your economic solution to aquatic play.

Water Odyssey: 512-392-1155

Unleash Your Waterfront

Are you maximizing your waterfront's full potential? Inflatable aqua parks can turn your underutilized real estate into a revenue-generating attraction. With a nearly endless variety of challenge course options, these aquatic fun zones can be designed for any location or demographic. So whether you need to accommodate 10 or 100 people at a time, these water-based family entertainment centers are sure to launch excitement while increasing attendance and boosting revenue.

Commercial Recreation Specialists: 877-896-8442