Fluidra wins renovation project for Aceh Aquatic Center in IndonesiaAugust 30, 2018
Valued at around €1.4m, the project includes the construction of an Olympic pool with all necessary equipment, including the springboards for the diving competition
The Aceh Aquatic Center will be the site of the 13th PORA Games in 2018
The company has an important presence in Asia as the official supplier for various projects and competitions
Fluidra, the multinational group listed on the Spanish stock exchange and dedicated to the development of innovative services and products as well as Internet of Things solutions on the global residential and commercial pool market, has been awarded the contract to rebuild the Aceh Aquatic Center pools in Jantho, Indonesia, worth €1.4m. Fluidra Engineering will implement the project design and supervise the installation.
The Fluidra project for the Aceh Aquatic Center includes the supply and construction of a pool with the Skypool short panel system and covers the lining, filtering and disinfection systems, competition equipment and Duraflex springboards. The centre will host the 13th PORA Games from 18 to 25 November 2018, a popular national competition in Indonesia in which more than 4,500 athletes from 23 districts across Aceh will take part. In addition to swimming, there will be competitions in at least 12 other sports including badminton, football and cycling.
The project is another example of Fluidra’s importance in aquatic competitions in Asia. The company was also the official supplier tasked with installing the four pools for the aquatic disciplines of the 2018 Asian Games held from 18 August to 2 September in the cities of Jakarta and Palembang in Indonesia. In Malaysia, Fluidra installed and designed six pools for the 19th Sukma Games. In Spain, Fluidra was commissioned to design and build the Olympic pool that held the swimming and waterpolo competitions at the 2018 Mediterranean Games in Tarragona.