J.H. Cockerell Consulting Engineers

Pool Water

Pool water is filtered and chemically treated in an effort to ensure any harmful organisms entering the pool water are rapidly either removed or inactivated so that the water will not transmit infections to bathers.

We regularly report on Council and School pools that are poorly designed and maintained. Because many pool water contaminants are microscopic in size, their presence in those pools often passes unnoticed, exposing bathers to potential health risks.

Pool water quality is dependent on the effectiveness of the following: