Guidance literature

To assist customers, short documents are available for downloading. These are intended to either provide background information on various technical matters or to act a guides in preparation of requests for work.

The documents are grouped into three general headings. In each section you will find brief details of content and the revision date. This information will be reviewed and updated on a regular basis. Please choose from the options listed in the sidebar.

More detailed documents are available through the links provided to various organisations.


Swimming Pool Certification

Below are links to the documents "Competition pools to FINA standards - Practical concerns", which relates to the difficulties in translating the FINA rules into a practical construction, and "Movable booms in competition pools", which describes an investigation into distortion caused by lane rope tension.

Please feel free to download and join in the debate.

Competition pools to FINA standards - Practical concerns
Movable booms in competition pools