Desert Aire promotes USA Swimming's first Aquatic Engineering Conference

March 17, 2009
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+

Each year, USA Swimming, the national governing body for the sport of swimming, hosts its Build-a-Pool Facilities Conference held in Colorado Springs, CO. This conference is designed to provide new seminars and information that will help its member swimming clubs and their aquatic partners offer more effective and profitable services. Topics addressed include:

- Facility planning
- Aquatic business planning
- Total aquatic programming
- Facility construction
- Facility renovation
- Facility equipment options
- Aquatic facility problem solving

However, in conjunction with its 5th Annual Build-a-Pool Conference being held on April 15th and 17th, 2009 at the Antlers Hilton in Colorado Springs, CO, USA Swimming will also host its 1st Annual Aquatic Engineering Conference on April 14th and 15th, 2009.
As USA Swimming’s preferred provider of dehumidification equipment, Desert Aire is pleased to promote both conferences, in particular the Aquatic Engineering Conference. This conference is geared for engineering and architecture professionals who want to learn how to properly design an indoor pool room. Well-established speakers will present valuable information about best pool design practices. Courses are 1.5 hrs each. The agenda for each day consists of the following.

Day 1 – April 14, 2009
- “Enclosure Design” presented by Ted Wallover of Wallover Architects and Aldo Coronado of OLD Design
- “Load Calculations and Indoor Air Quality” presented by Harry Milliken and Evert Osterman of Desert Aire Corporation

Day 2 – April 15, 2009
- “Aquatic Mechanical Components” presented by Tim Warren of Astral Pools
- “The Bubble of Bad Air and It’s Impact” presented by John McIlhargy of USA Swimming
- “Air Distribution” presented by Randy Zimmerman of Titus and Sal Panico of CME Inc.
- Miscellaneous topics, including “S.W.A.T.” (Superior Water and Air Treatment)

For those individuals who are required to earn professional development credits, the USA Swimming Aquatic Engineering Conference will count for 10 professional development hour (PDH) credits upon completion of the two-day conference.

Registration

The cost for attending the Aquatic Engineering Conference is only $295 per person. If any engineer or architect is also interested attending the Build-a-Pool Conference from April 15th through the 17th, the cost is only $50 more per person for a total of $345.

Individuals can register directly through USA Swimming by setting up a personal account on the organization’s website at www.usaswimming.org.

Accommodations can be secured at the Antlers Hilton for only $119 per night. Registrants need to call the hotel at (719) 955-5600 or visit their website at www.hilton.com. USA Swimming’s website also provides a link to the hotel’s home page.

For more information, visit www.desert-aire.com or contact Desert Aire at (262) 946-7400, or by e-mail at info@desert-aire.com. Complete information about USA Swimming’s conferences can be found on www.usaswimming.org.

Links

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

ES Gallery: Snapshots & Systems

Check out highlights from projects featured in our magazine this year!
11/20/14 2:00 pm CDT

Key Issues in Selecting Emergency Back-up Generators

Join us for this webinar on key issues for selecting back-up generators, as well as the related critical components in the power chain of emergency power systems.

Engineered Systems Magazine

ES October 2014 cover

2014 October

Check out the October 2014 issue of Engineered Systems, with features on economizers, pump operations, and much more!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

System Design

Based on your experience and knowledge level, are you currently comfortable designing or maintaining a system incorporating VRF or radiant ceiling panels?
View Results Poll Archive

THE ENGINEERED SYSTEMS STORE

The_Green_Energy_Management
The Green Energy Management Book

Learn from our experts how to evaluate job opportunities, market your services, sell a Walk-through Survey, target areas for an Energy Audit, calculate energy savings, do retrofit work, and win continuing contracts for retrofit work.

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas Research ImageWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

Tomorrow's Environment Podcast

This series from longtime columnist and chronic forward-thinker Howard McKew covers a lot of ground -- from retrocommissioning to systems training, on toward checklists for drawings and tips for meeting minutes. Click HERE to be taken to the podcast page!

STAY CONNECTED

new Facebook icon Twitter icon YouTube iconLinkedIn icon  Google+