Design recommendations for Great Lagoons

They are  usually large-scale projects able to cater for water sports such as kayaking, paddle – boarding or even small recreational boats. Otherwise, they are designed for swimming in paradise-like deep blue water.

Great lagoons add value to any large real estate development as they bring in the natural enviroment to accentuate its architecture beauty.


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Standar features:

  • Uses: Leisure and sport
  • Target public: General public
  • Seasonality: All year round, as they are generally located in warm countries
  • Usual location: Resorts and housing estates


Design recomendations

  • Geometry:  The shape of natural lagoons should be reproduced.
  • Temperature:  Ambient.
  • Depth:  Between 0 and 1.8 m.
  • Recirculation time:  Depending on local regulations, every 8 to 10 hours is recommended.
  • Water Treatment:  Traditional system are recommended , without additional technology required.
  • Pool shell finish: Should blend in with the surroundings.
  • Water recirculation: Water is collected in skimmers near the pump room.
  • Construction system: Compacted soil covered by a pvc liner.
  • Regulations:  It is important to compare previous regulations with the ones currently in force.


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