Swimming Centers

Santa Clara International Swim Center

Santa Clara, CA

This facility had experienced problems with condensation in the shower and locker rooms during some periods of the year, and overcrowding at certain times of day.  VAO designed the complete renovation of the 2,000 square feet of showers, toilets and lockers, located in two wings of the building.  The shower facility was increased from 16 to 46 showers total., and a new 100% outside air space heating system was provided.  The project includes a total of 4,000 square feet of remodel.

Carlmont High School

Menlo Park, CA

This project involved the installation of an all new pool including separate mechanical operations building and boys/girls showers/locker building.  Special technical challenges included a very shallow drainage/piping system and medium pressure natural gas distribution system interconnection.

Marriott Hotel Pool Remodel

Santa Clara, CA

Major lobby & Pool renovation.  Project involved the installation of new air conditioning systems for the lobby areas as well as plumbing and mechanical systems to support the new outdoor pool.

Stanford University Aquatics Pool Complex

Stanford, CA

This world class 2,000,000 gallon swim center remodel includes 4 major pools, 2 built-in hot spas, and major expansion for men and women shower/locker/restrooms Special technical challenges included extension of campus high pressure central steam system.