Aquatic Facility Planning: Paramount to Success

Over the years, our design staff has witnessed many communities across the country struggle with the steps towards developing a new or renovated aquatic facility.  The path is often unclear and difficult to navigate as budgets are projected, features are evaluated, and funding options are researched. As an aquatic consulting and design firm, our experience […]

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Cost-Effective Aquatic Solutions

How can you make an aquatic facility cost effective?  We hear that question more frequently now, especially in the current economy.  Planning a new facility, renovating an existing pool or adding a spray park gives you an opportunity to make cost effective decisions, but where do you begin?    Additionally, what operational and maintenance plans will […]

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Renovations to Iconic Kansas City Fountain

Renovations are in progress on Kansas City’s most photographed fountain.  JC Nichols Memorial Fountain on the Country Club Plaza, which was dyed blue this past October in honor of the Kansas City Royals’ epic World Series run, is undergoing substantial renovations this off-season.  The Waters Edge Aquatic Design team is honored to be a part […]

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Dream Design Award

Waters Edge is the proud winner of a 2014 Dream Design Award from Aquatics International for the design of Schifferdecker Aquatic Center in Joplin, Missouri.  The award recognizes Schifferdecker as a top designed leisure pool/family aquatic center in the world.  The award acknowledges the facilities unique reflection of city history and culture through modern aquatic elements and […]

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FlowRider coming to the Bay Water Park!

Construction is nearing completion for the installation of a FlowRider wave simulation machine at the Bay Water Park in Kansas City, MO.  The new amenity is named the BayRider, which was decided through online voting from community members.  Summer of 2014 will be here before you know it and the FlowRider feature is notorious for […]

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