The Northeast Spa & Pool Association has awarded its 2017 H.J. “Duke” Ellington Memorial Scholarships. Hannah Melissen of Chalfont, Pennsylvania, received a $3,000 scholarship. She is studying sociology at Suffolk University and volunteers at Relay for Life. Emmah Evangelista of Collingswood, New Jersey, received a $2,000 scholarship. She will attend
Poolcorp has purchased the assets of Lincoln Aquatics, whose president, Charles Luecker will join Poolcorp as head of the commercial products division. Lincoln Aquatics is a national distributor of equipment and supplies to commercial and institutional swimming pool customers, which has two sales and distribution centers in California. “This acquisition
The Salt Support product line now offers Cell Cleaner, which dissolves the minerals that build up on the plates of a salt-chlorine generator. The dry product is added to water and the cell is soaked for 20 to 30 minutes, calcium and magnesium deposits are loosened and removed.
SafeWater Systems, Inc.’s new Smart Alarm Tripper can be added on to its Shock-Guard 24/7 recreational water safety line. Smart Alarm Tripper trips a home or business security system when harmful stray electricity is detected in a pool, spa or water around a dock.
Automatic Pool Covers, Inc., has released an under-track system for fiberglass pools. The automatic pool cover incorporates the AutoGuard system fastened to the pool and secured discreetly under the decking. It can fit most fiberglass pool shapes and sizes.