Gladstone Health & Leisure (Gladstone MRM Pty Ltd Australia) is a leading supplier of leisure management and fitness software and is endorsed by leading health and fitness professionals and…read more
Water at South Australian State Aquatic Centre like ‘diving in silk sheets’
Water in the swimming pools at the South Australian State Aquatic Centre in the Adelaide suburb of Marion is treated to a level of cleanliness that has been likened to “diving in silk sheets”.
With Neptune Benson’s Defender® regenerative media filters installed at the venue when it opened three years ago, water at the facility is still said to be the cleanest, clearest water in the Southern Hemisphere.
The Neptune Benson Defender® was chosen for water quality as well as sustainability. By using Defender® there is 90% less water and waste, 30% less fuel and chemicals used, 75% smaller footprint as well as a 50% reduction in electricity. In addition the Defender® removes particles down to 1 micron or less resulting in clean crystal clear water.
When it opened to the public back in April 2011, the South Australian State Aquatic Centre brought elite aquatic sports back to Southern Australia. The facility is compliant with the requirements of FINA, the world governing body for diving, water polo, synchronized and open water swimming, making it ideal for hosting both the national and international events.
Since opening, it has been recognised as one of the finest competitive swimming centre in the world.
Centre Manager Adam Luscombe “now we are probably the best in the world”, adding that one diver had described the water as being like “like diving in silk sheets”. (Click here to see the interview)
In 2013, Defender® regenerative media filters received certification by the Smart Watermark Program in recognition of its water saving qualities. Defender® is the only filter of its type to ever receive such recognition.
For more information contact Neptune Benson on +01 401 821 2200, E: email@example.com
Neptune-Benson Australian representative Brad Weir can be contacted on 0407 484 847, E: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on the SA Aquatic Centre go to www.saaquatic.ymca.org.au
18th April 2012 - NEPTUNE-BENSON ANNOUNCES NEW DEFENDER FILTER INSTALLATIONS IN AUSTRALIA
22nd February 2011 - SOUTH AUSTRALIAN AQUATIC CENTRE SET TO MAKE A BIG SPLASH
Support our industry news service
We hope that you value the news that we publish so while you're here can we ask for your support?
As an independent publisher, we need reader support for our industry news gathering so ask that - if you don't already do so - you back us by subscribing to the printed Australasian Leisure Management magazine and/or our online news.
Click here to view our subscription options.
The Complete Guide to Leisure Industry Products & Services.
A leading designer and manufacturer of innovative waterslides and attractions, Australian Waterslides and Leisure (AWL) is also able to advise clients in the areas of concept and design, feasibility…read more
Tim Batt Water Solutions are at the very forefront of the commercial aquatic business in Australia, with over 30 years specific experience supplying and installing chemical control and dosing…read more
Intelligenz provides Leisure Management Software for managing all your Program Registrations, Facility Bookings, Membership Sales and POS Transactions; including detailed Reporting, automated…read more
Turnstile Entry Systems and Access Control Centaman Entrance Controls’ Award Winning Range of Access Control Systems includes tripod & triarm turnstiles, speedgates, full height…read more
ICP is an Australian-based company focused on indoor climbing. ICP will manage your project from initial design to completion and beyond, whether you're building an international-level climbing…read more
Humanforce is a global provider of workforce management solutions for companies who need flexibility to manage complex workforces. Companies use Humanforce to manage everything from time and…read more
Whether your goal is increasing your centre's revenues or creating an engaging environment, why not add play to your project? If you're looking for stylish aquatic play features, kid-tested…read more
get listed with our suppliers directory
Get your business noticed in our targeted directory. Viewed by 10,000 industry professionals per week!