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Unintended Natatorium Design Flaws
By Eric Knight on February 16, 2020

Many natatorium design problems can be prevented if designers and contractors understand the swimmer's perspective. Swimmers see things designers don't.

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An Engineer's Dilemma
By Chloramine Consulting on December 16, 2019

Think of all the rooms you have been inside. Offices, classrooms, restaurants, your bedroom, etc.. Every indoor room probably had a ventilation system of some sort, and that system was...

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ASHRAE Standard 62.1 for Indoor Swimming Pools
By Chloramine Consulting on November 24, 2019

How do mechanical engineers know what to design for specific rooms, like natatoriums? What natatorium design resources do they use as guidelines? As it turns out, there are some...

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Understanding Source-Capture Exhaust
By Chloramine Consulting on August 31, 2019

Trichloramine, trihalomethanes and other noxious disinfection byproducts (DBPs) that off-gas from swimming pools are not your ordinary airborne contaminants. These substances–when...

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Five Common Mistakes in Natatorium Design
By Eric Knight on August 10, 2019

Common Natatorium Design Mistakes Natatoriums are unlike any other type of room. Just ask an engineer who has had to design one. There are many factors in natatoriums that do not exist...

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Natatorium Design Resources
By Chloramine Consulting on August 10, 2019

Natatorium design is a unique art, or perhaps science. Moreso than typical commercial buildings, indoor pools have variables that require special attention and expertise from designers....

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What is Value Engineering? (VE)
By Chloramine Consulting on February 1, 2019

If you have ever been involved with a capital project, such as a new building or a big construction renovation, you are probably already familiar with the term "VE". VE stands for Value...

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