A new comprehensive swimming pool and spa code to bolster pool safety and meet the requirements of the Virginia Graeme Baker Act will soon be available for adoption after the recent approval of the International Swimming Pool and Spa Code (ISPSC).
The commercial swimming pool/spa industry in the U.S. has been granted a 60-day extension for complying with a new rule aimed at making existing aquatic facilities compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
Dealers of Paramount Pool & Spa Systems, a manufacturer of in-floor cleaning systems in Chandler, Ariz., will need to brush up on their Spanish after the company announced Spain as the destination for its annual 'Passport to Paradise' dealer incentive vacation next January.
Spa Parts Plus (SPP), an Arizona-based wholesale hot tub parts supplier, has added to its product offerings with the acquisition of California Specialty Distributors (CSD), a supplier of various spa-related accessories.
Pristiva, a manufacturer of saltwater pool care products in Overland Park, Kan., has formed a distribution partnership with Backyard Brands, a manufacturer of water care products in Markham, Ont., to be the company's exclusive Canadian distributor.
Nancy O'Brien of Toronto was the lucky winner in Pools, Spas & Patios' outdoor furniture giveaway contest, which was held in partnership with Leisure Design, a Canadian-based outdoor furnishings designer.
Viking Pools, the fibreglass swimming pool manufacturing division of Latham International, in Jane Lew, W. Va., recently acquired Trilogy Pools, a manufacturer of residential and commercial fibreglass composite pools and spas in Fayetteville, Tenn.
An army of volunteers from Landscape Ontario, the Nursery Sod Growers Association (NSGA) of Ontario and Project EverGreen were recently on hand at St. James Park in Toronto to help lay new sod to replace the turf that was...
Professionals looking to learn various teaching methodologies, learning theories, lesson planning, administrative policies and procedures and graded practical teaching exercises may wish to take a National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF) 2012 instructor training class.