The Troubles with Bubbles – Reservoir Aeration Systems

Water reservoirs located around the country are the main source for the majority of our drinking water.  This water can go bad, so in order to keep it healthy, a process called aeration… Continue reading

Did you know we hire out equipment?

Commercial and Specialised Diving can supply you with a wide range of marine equipment, from a wetsuit to a boat and everything in-between.   Common enquiries for our equipment include: Boats Pontoons Water… Continue reading

Canals – Keeping the Tow Paths Intact

Canals once formed the backbone of transporting resources and goods around England.  Nowadays they are used primarily for the leisure and holiday industry. Wash caused by boats travelling along the canals can erode… Continue reading

Making Waves – Wave Chamber Grilles

Swimming pools with wave machines are very popular with the public.  They work in several different ways; either by dumping lots of water into the pool at regular intervals, by displacing the water… Continue reading

Mosaic Tiling

  Tiles come in all shapes, sizes and colours.  A popular choice for the more discerning pool owner is the mosaic tile. Mosaics date from 3BC and were originally used to create artwork.… Continue reading

Expansion Joint Replacement

Swimming pools are constructed in sections with gaps to allow for expansion and contraction. Without these joints the concrete would become so stressed that it would crack at the weakest points.  Construction joints… Continue reading

The Swash Channel Ship Wreck – See it for yourself!

Commercial and Specialised Diving have been working with Archaeologists from Bournemouth University to help preserve and recover the artefacts from the 400 year old Swash Channel Wreck. The ship wreck was found just… Continue reading

In the Drink – Diving in potable water

Did you know we can dive in drinking water, otherwise known as potable water? Enclosed water reservoirs are located in underground bunkers on hilltops all around the country.  These reservoirs hold enough water… Continue reading

Slipway Completion

Commercial and Specialised Diving have been proud to be part of a year long project to assist in building a new, state-of-the-art lifeboat station.   Commercial and Specialised diving were tasked with assisting… Continue reading

How to avoid cracked tiles – Is it your construction joints?

When a swimming pool is constructed the concrete is poured into sections to allow for expansion and contraction of each section.  These joints must follow all the way through to the tiled surface… Continue reading