Swimming Pool Health and Safety

How Commercial and Specialised Diving Can Help You! One of the biggest challenges when running a swimming pool is ensuring it meets health and safety standards to ensure the safety of customers using… Continue reading

HSE Guidance – Diving At Work Regulations

Many swimming pool managers are unaware that when using divers in their swimming pools, they are also responsible for ensuring that the correct health and safety legislation is followed.  In the case of… Continue reading

Balance Tank Annual Clean

It’s easy to ignore what you can’t see, however if you leave a balance tank without a clean or inspection then the damages can be extremely costly, not to mention any health issues… Continue reading

Diamond Cutting

A diamond cutting tool is a tool that has diamond grains fixed onto the functional parts of the tool, typically a saw. Diamond is a naturally hard material. It is perfect for grinding… Continue reading

Diver Medicals – HSE ACOP

DID YOU KNOW? – Our Divers are definitely ‘fit for purpose’! Divers must be certified by a ‘Medical Examiner of Divers’ on an annual basis. The medical is thorough and comprehensive and covers:… Continue reading

Tank Inspection, Repair and Maintenance – Our speciality

Tanks come in an amazing range of shapes and sizes and have inumerable uses. They may also be above or below ground, free-standing or ‘built-in’. But there is one thing they all have… Continue reading

Technology Spot – Bridge Components

Bridges have been around for many years throughout history as a means of easily traversing challenging areas. There are many different types of bridges and below you will see a cross-section of a… Continue reading

ROV Inspection – Reservoir Valve

ROV Inspection This month Commercial and Specialised Diving were asked to assist with the inspection of a faulty valve located in a reservoir. In this case it could have been extremely dangerous to… Continue reading

Risk Assesments

The following guidance is taken from the HSE publication ‘Managing Health & Safety in Swimming Pools’. As a pool operator, under the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations (MHSWR), you must… Continue reading

Mosaic Tiling

Mosaic tiles are a common sight in many swimming pools and Commercial & Specialised Diving are frequently called out to repair and replace these delicate tiles. In your average public swimming pool, there… Continue reading