Completion: Outdoor Insulated Pool, London

A modern and contemporary house with a minimalistic pool design to reflect the artwork. The pool is a Quad-Lock construction, and therefore extends the swimming season for an outdoor pool. The pool features a Calorex air source heat pump, an automatic slatted cover which is hidden in the structure, marine grade stainless steel fittings, a MultiCyclone pre filter and a UV water disinfection system. Read More…

The First Quadlock Insulated Pool Cheltenham

Insulated swimming pool by nightA new build fully insulated outdoor swimming pool installed in the Cotswold’s.

Built using the Quadlock Insulating Concrete Form-work (ICF) pool shell, insulated on both internal and external faces of all walls.

The pool benefited from:

  • Fully insulated pool floor, walls and pipe runs
  • Automatic remote control insulated slatted cover
  • Color changing fibre optic lights
  • High spec stainless steel shell fittings
  • Counter current swim jet unit
  • Twin hydrotherapy water jets

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Indoor Deck Level Tiled Pool Forest of Dean

Indoor Deck Level Tiled Pool with LED colour changing lightsThe provision of specialist pool services for a new pool project.

    • Design & Consultancy: pool shell, filtration, sanitation & plant room equipment
    • Re-tiling of pool shell
    • Installation of stainless steel fittings
    • Installation of counter-current swim unit & water curtain
    • Installation of DMX LED colour changing lights
    • Installation of ozone water treatment system with De-gas unit
    • Installation of semi-automatic chlorine and pH dosing system
    • Installation of automatic backwash system

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The first Quad-Lock pool

First Quadlock Pool

The First Quadlock pool

Quadlock Pool Wall Section

Image Credits Quad-Lock’s Zoran Prostran

A look at the construction of the first swimming pool to be built using the Quad-Lock ICF system.

The Quadlock insulated form-work system is ideally suited for swimming pools as its quick and easy to transport to site and constructing the pool shell walls can be achieved in rapid time. The  Quad-Lock wall panels are manufactured from high density, biologically safe, long-lasting expanded polystyrene (EPS) and are held together with High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) wall Ties. The ties are available in many sizes thus enabling different uniform concrete wall thicknesses throughout the pool wall.

During the construction of the pool walls vertical and horizontal reinforcing steel is added to meet with the required structural reg’s. Filling the cavity with concrete creates solid, reinforced concrete wall which is then rendered, tanked and tiled. All fittings are fixed in place prior to the concrete pour and bracing ensures perfectly vertical, flat, insulated walls.

Over the many years of constructing pools using the Quadlock system, we’ve built up a vast wealth of tools and techniques which enable us to construct pools of any size, shape and style. Brookforge are pioneers in the insulated swimming pool market  using the Quadlock pool system.

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