ERIC Number: ED033566
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Jun
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Swimming Pools. A Guide to Their Planning, Design and Operation.
Gabrielsen, M. Alexander, Ed.
Information is presented regarding all phases of swimming pool development and operation from earliest planning considerations to final programing. This comprehensive book covers--(1) the steps involved in planning a pool, (2) designing the pool, (3) water circulation, filtration, and treatment, (4) community pools, school and agency pools, and pools for competition, (5) portable and above ground pools, (6) pool equipment and accessories, and (7) the bathhouse and auxiliary services. Both indoor and outdoor pools are considered, as well as all types of permanent and temporary enclosures. Subjects regarding pool administration and operation are discussed, including budgeting, maintenance and safety procedures. Included in the appendices are worksheets for use in determining the pool design, check lists for pool planning, suggested ordinances and regulations, and an actual feasibility study that secured a new pool for an Illinois town. Photographs and diagrams are included throughout the book. (FS)
Descriptors: Administration, Athletics, Design Preferences, Equipment, Facilities, Guides, Physical Education Facilities, Planning, Swimming Pools
Hoffman Publications, Inc., Sunrise Professional Building, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33304
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council for National Cooperation in Aquatics, Pelham, NY.; Hoffman Publications, Inc., Fort Lauderdale, FL.