PROS Architects and Planners

CSA-Bacolod Sports & Swimming Pool
Building Complex

Project Title & Location
Sports and Swimming Pool Building Complex
Bacolod City


Colegio San Agustin- Bacolod
Bacolod City

Project Completion


Associated Firms

Antonio V. Gutierrez
Cesar Tadeo
Erlinda Mendoza
Perry Abella
Jerry Ascalon

Services Provided
- A&E Services
- Construction Management

In providing facilities for its physical education activities the Colegio de San Agustin in Biñan and Bacolod built the schools, swimming pools. The Biñan pool is an open pool at grade while the Bacolod natatorium is a two level roofed one. However their detail specifications follow, a standard competition pool. The Biñan set up is 312.5 square meters, while the Bacolod pool is 1223 square meters. Both have male and female toilets as well as locker rooms. Accessory areas are provided such as snack bar, storage room and equipment area, janitor and guard room. The arrangements provide for either a basement or a mezzanine. The Bacolod pool has a junior and a kiddie pool located at the first level, while the competition pool is located at the mezzanine level.

The common facilities are:

1. Length of pool- 25.00 meters
2. Width of pool-12.50 meters
3. Depth of pool- 1.35 meters
4. Shape of pool- Rectangular
5. Type- skimmer type
6. Lanes- 6 Lanes with lane floats, anchor caps and stainless hooks.
7. Plaster works- 5.0 cm average thickness.
8. Wall and floor tiles- 200mm x 200mm vitrified tiles.
9. Lane marking tiles- 200mm x 200mm vitrified dark blue or black vitrified tiles for water line.
10. Pool deck- No.5 beige pebble washout mixed with ordinary cement
11. Grabrail- stainless steel
12. Starting Blocks- Stainless steel with fiberglass non-skid topping.
13. Underwater lighting- 6 sets