Viking Pools 10-Stage Manufacturing

Viking’s 10-stage manufacturing process ensures that your pool is built to the highest industry standards.
Viking-Pools-fiberglass-pools-manufacturing-preparing-the-mold

Prepare mold

Prepare the mold so that the pool easily separates from the mold to give the pool a better quality finish.

Viking-Pools-fiberglass-pools-manufacturing-adding-the-gel-coat

Add finish

Our standard gel-coat, the premium Crystite®, or the Diamond Series finish is added, which has a 20-year warranty. Our Crystite® finish is available in 86,400,000 unique colors.

For impact resistance and blister protection, Viking Pools adds a vinyl ester resin to the manufacturing process.

Add Vinyl Ester resin

Vinyl Ester Resin is then added to provide the greatest impact resistance, blister protection, and give the gel-coat, Crystite® or Diamond Series finish a gorgeous profile.

Viking-Pools-fiberglass-pools-manufacturing-strengthen-fiberglass-and-resin

Strengthen fiberglass and resin

Additional layers of Vinyl Ester Resin and hand laid fiberglass are strategically placed for durability and strength.

Viking-Pools-fiberglass-pools-manufacturing-ceramic-core

Ceramic core

The heart of every Viking pool is the ceramic core, which is sandwiched between protective layers of specially designed resin and fiberglass. The ceramic core adds a greater strength to the pool walls and provides enhanced water resistance.

Viking-Pools-fiberglass-pools-manufacturing-enhancing-durability

Enhancing durability

Fiberglass is hand-laid across the pool to complete the important corrosion barrier to enhance durability. Additional layers of chopped fiberglass are added. When combined with the hand laid fiberglass it provides additional strength.

Viking-Pools-fiberglass-pools-manufacturing-adding-support-to-the-pool

Add support

Honeycomb vertical supports are added to help support the walls during the installation process. The closed beam construction is then completed to strengthen the coping around the pool and allow for easier lifting of the pool. Chains are also secured around the pool for easy unloading and setting.

Viking-Pools-fiberglass-pools-manufacturing-lift-off-the-mold

Lift off the mold

The completed pool is lifted off the mold.

Viking-Pools-fiberglass-pools-manufacturing-detailing-the-pool-with-tile

Detailing

The pool is then detailed according to specifications for a spectacular finish.

Viking-Pools-fiberglass-pools-manufacturing-deliver-of-the-pool

Delivery

Pool is loaded onto the truck and ready for delivery.

Download A Viking Pools Brochure

Download Viking Pools swimming pool brochure

Click the image above or the button below to download a Viking Pools brochure. Click here to request a Viking Pools brochure be sent by mail.

Click Here To Download

Find A Viking Pool Dealer

Download Latham Pool Products eBooks
  • Tips on Paying for Your Next Inground Swimming Pool
    Tips on Paying for Your Next Inground Swimming Pool

    If you’re considering installing an inground pool but are unsure of how to pay for it, here are some tips to help you come up with a plan.

    Read more

  • Learn More About The Benefits Of Having Your Pool Installed While Your Home Is Being Built
    Learn More About The Benefits Of Having Your Pool Installed While Your Home Is Being Built

    One thing to consider when building a new home is that the design of your outdoor area is just as important as your indoor space. Let us help with this useful e-book with tips, tricks and other information.

    Read more

  • A Guide to Selecting A Pool For The Carolinas
    A Guide to Selecting A Pool For The Carolinas

    Understand the differences between fiberglass swimming pools and concrete swimming pools when building a swimming pool in North or South Carolina. This e-book will help you dig to the core between the two types of pools.

    Read more

  • Customize Your Very Own Fiberglass Pool!
    Customize Your Very Own Fiberglass Pool

    Not just any coloring book, but a way to visualize all of the different options available to you when building a Latham Fiberglass Pool. Let your imagination run wild as each page inspires your dream swimming pool.

    Read more

  • Make Your Swimming Pool Automatic Cover Ready
    Make Your Swimming Pool Automatic Cover Ready

    Regardless of the size, shape, or material of your pool, any swimming pool can be “Auto Cover Ready.” REad our free E-Book to be informed and be ready to make Your Swimming Pool Auto Cover Ready.

    Read more

    Latham Pool Products
    © Latham Pool Products, Inc. - All Rights Reserved.

    Visit Latham Pool Products on: