Case Studies

XF EC 12000 Super Plus

Clifford Health Club

When you mix stylish, high quality design and build with probably the best energy efficient pool environmental control system in the world you get the Clifford Health Club and Spa.

Clifford Health Club and Spa near Nottingham is a stylish mixture of the old and the new with 25,000 square feet located across four floors of a converted lace mill building, plus a recently opened £2,000,000 extension adding a further 24,000 sq ft.The club is light, airy and spacious with an impressive range of over 650 pieces of top of the range cardiovascular and resistance equipment.Grayfox Pools built all the wet leisure facilities at the club including a 22 metre swimming pool, 2 hydrotherapy pools, steam room, sauna, heated loungers, foot spas, a fire and ice spa and air purifiers.

To ensure the environmental control system reflected the same high quality, state of the art facilities Grayfox specified their long time preferred supplier of pool climate control – Heatstar. Grayfox have been working with Heatstar on prestigious pool projects for over 25 years.This alone represents the fact that Grayfox have a very high level of trust and satisfaction with Heatstar products and services.It also means that Grayfox can offer its clients lower operating costs thanks to Heatstar units renowned energy efficiency credentials.

The environmental control unit which Heatstar and Grayfox specified for the project was the XF EC 12000 Super Plus.This is a high efficiency heat recovery ventilation system.Centred upon a high efficiency “Cross Flow” plate air to air heat recuperator, the XF utilises fresh air introduction to provide natural dehumidification and utilises the recuperator to maximise heat extraction from the expelled room air.The XF utilises the latest “Blue-EC” ultra-efficient, intelligent digital inverter fan technology and is fully compliant with the latest building control regulations for both residential and non-residential applications.

Clifford Health Club and Grayfox were very pleased with the finished installation and the client stated that it had fulfilled the brief in every way.Nigel Fox of Grayfox Pools commented that the client had shown their satisfaction in the best possible way by continuing to offer Grayfox more projects