The 26th South East Asian Games was held in Palembang and Jakarta from 11th to 22nd November.
Myrtha Pools has supplied two permanent pools within the Jaka Baring Aquatic Centre of Palembang: a 51m Myrtha Competition pool, supplied with competition equipment for swimming activities and water polo games, and a Myrtha RenovAction Diving pool. Both the pools were equipped with Strahlenturbulenz recycle system.
For the second time, after the 2003 Games in Hanoi, Myrtha Pools has been awarded the supply and construction of the pools for the SEA games.
Indonesia has hosted the SEA Games for the fourth time following the competitions of 1979, 1987 and 1997 and, for this occasion, they have granted 542 golden medals for 44 different type of sport.
The competitions took place both in Palembang and in Jakarta, respectively in the Jaka Baring Sport (a 45 thousand sqm area), in the Gelora Sriwijaya Centre and in the Bung Karno Stadium, which hosts approximately 88 thousand people and is the biggest and most ancient Indonesian centre.
Type: competition and diving pool
Dimension: 51.50m x 26m; 25 x 20 m
Depth: 3 m; 5 m
Benefit: Strahlenturbulenz recycle system
Technology: Myrtha overflow gutter – ceramic/1, Renovaction overflow gutter