ARGO provide architectural concept and documentation services for Populous Architects (Brisbane) for the People`s Republic of China to develop a state-of-the-art aquatic centre in preparation for the 2008 Olympic Games held in Beijing. This facility was designed to manage the selection of China Olympic swim squad for the 2,000 Olympic Games. The facility being special inasmuch as 10,000 competitors had to be trialled through this facility, making it the largest of its type in the world. The facility included the following facilities and pool:
Olympic 10-lane pool, warm up Olympic pool, 8 lanes, Leisure pools, Dive tower & pool. Moving Bulkhead, moving floor system, outdoor water theme park, change rooms, showers and toilets, first aid, drug testing facilities, plant rooms & spectator seating.
In conjunction with Populous for the People`s Republic of China
May 23, 2016