News: Design

Rising cost fears lead to review of Christchurch Metro sports facility plans

The New Zealand Government has ordered an urgent review of plans for Christchurch’s new Metro Sports facility amid concern that the project’s $217 million budget could blow out…

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Nov 22, 2017 Aquatics / Design / Finance / Government / Sport /


Experienced builder to construct new gallery in Gold Coast Cultural Precinct

A construction company which has built some of Australia’s most challenging and iconic community and cultural infrastructure will deliver the Gold Coast’s new City Art Gallery.…

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Nov 14, 2017 Arts / Culture / Design / Venues /


Louvre Abu Dhabi opens to the public

Having been officially opened by French President Emmanuel Macron and Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahayan, on…

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Nov 12, 2017 Attractions / Culture / Design / Education / Tourism /


The IOC, IPC and IAKS award international prizes for recreation and sport architecture

The Singapore National Stadium and Sports Hub is the sole Asian project to have been honoured at the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and…

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Nov 11, 2017 Aquatics / Design / Recreation / Sport / Venues /


Mattioli launches cost effective commercial pool relining system

Protective coatings leader Mattioli has launched Acquaskin, an innovative and cost effective commercial pool relining system that allows aquatic centres to retrofit protection on cracking…

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Nov 8, 2017 Aquatics / Design / Surfaces / Technology /


Fluidra and Zodiac merger to create global pool industry leader

Fluidra S.A. the Spanish listed multinational group serving the residential and commercial pool and wellness sector, and Zodiac Pool Solutions, a global manufacturer of residential pool…

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Nov 4, 2017 Aquatics / Design / Recreation / Waterparks /


Darwin’s Parap Pool redevelopment on target for January opening

The $14 million redevelopment of Darwin’s Parap Pool is 98% completed with only small sections of the job to be finalised. Closed late last year, the redevelopment project, designed…

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Nov 3, 2017 Aquatics / Design / Play / Sport /


Karratha’s Red Earth Arts Precinct moves forward

The City of Karratha's Red Earth Art Precinct is moving toward opening next year with more than half of works being completed. Originally proposed as the Karratha Arts and Community…

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Oct 25, 2017 Arts / Design / Entertainment / Events / Venues /


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Swimplex Aquatics is a company dedicated to the commercial pool industry. We are specialist contractors in pool construction, renovation, refurbishment, filtration, water treatment, heating and the…

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Aquatics / Design / Play / Waterparks


Neptune Benson

Neptune Benson is a manufacturer of high quality water filtration and disinfection products for the recreational, industrial, and municipal water markets. With more than 20,000 installations…

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Aquatics / Design / Recreation



Established in 1994, Ceramic Solutions has excelled at the supply and installation of swimming pool tiles and equipment for the pool and leisure industry, with a focus on the needs of end-users. …

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Aquatics / Design / Surfaces / Venues



iEDM integrate Design, Engineering and Delivery Management services to convert existing spaces into exciting new entertainment venues. Our team consists of highly qualified professionals with diverse…

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Consultants / Design


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