Daniel Lawler

About Daniel Lawler

Chief Operations Officer

Pool Maintenance Musts as You Head into Peak Season

Pool Maintenance Musts as You Head into Peak Season It’s every commercial pool operator’s nightmare: An unsightly algae bloom appears overnight, horrifying swimmers and prompting a pool shut down for several days in July. Or worse: Previously benign hairline cracks in the pool’s foundation morph into dangerous chasms, leading to an expensive and time-consuming [...]

By |2015-05-05T13:00:47+00:00May 5th, 2015|Pool Maintenance & Service|

Considerations when servicing your automatic pool cover

When you manage a pool at your facility and winter rolls around, you'll need to quickly and efficiently prepare the often expensive investment for months of cold and other adverse conditions.

By |2015-03-31T15:56:25+00:00March 31st, 2015|News & Insights, Pool Maintenance & Service|

Polar bear plunges: Are they healthy or crazy?

Some groups, such as New York City's Coney Island Polar Bear Club USA, have been jumping into the freezing Atlantic for more than 100 hundred years, but does that make it a harmless tradition, or could cold water have serious health effects on unsuspecting swimmers?

By |2015-01-24T12:34:37+00:00January 24th, 2015|News & Insights|

World’s largest pool is a marvel of modern pool construction

Recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records as the largest swimming pool in the world in terms of area, San Alfonso del Mar's pool is a modern marvel of pool construction ingenuity.

By |2014-11-10T12:23:15+00:00November 10th, 2014|News & Insights, Pool Construction & Renovation|

Decorated, pioneering swimming coach Peter Daland dies at 93

The winner of numerous awards for his years of service, including the 1962 American Swimming Coaches Association Coach of the Year and a lifetime achievement award from the Amateur Athletic Union, Daland passed away October 20th at the age of 93.

By |2014-10-30T16:18:50+00:00October 30th, 2014|News & Insights|

Common ways parents put kids at risk in your pool

Parents might think they know what's best for their kids, but there are certain moments when pool management needs to step in and put its foot down about the proper safety techniques in and around the pool.

By |2014-10-24T14:18:53+00:00October 24th, 2014|News & Insights, Pool Management & Lifeguards|