New Sandwell Aquatics Centre for Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games!

FT Leisure are delighted to announce that we have been awarded the contract to deliver the pool water technology for the Sandwell Aquatics Centre. This facility includes a 50m 10 lane FINA pool, a FINA diving pool and separate Studio pool. We are appointed to Wates Group. FT Leisure are leading the industry in competition and event facilities; we have 5No 50m pool projects underway in the UK.

The Sandwell Aquatics Centre will be hosting the diving and swimming events for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. The state-of-the-art facility will create a lasting legacy for community health and wellbeing with its 50m Olympic-sized swimming pool as well as a 25m diving pool, community swimming pool and seats for up to 1,000 spectators. Work on the £73 million project is set to be completed in spring 2022 and handed over to the Birmingham to host the Commonwealth Games.  The building will be officially open for use by the public in May 2023.

Emma Glyn-Jones


25th March 2020