Piscina Pública [Public swimming pool], Pedras Salgadas, Portugal (2008-2010)
Part of:
  • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)
  • Alvaro Siza (architect)

Piscina Pública [Public swimming pool], Pedras Salgadas, Portugal (2008-2010)



Level of archival description:
Extent and medium:
  • Approximately 186 drawings (including 179 reprographic copies)
    Approximately 238 photographic materials
    2 models
    0.12 l.m. of textual records
Scope and content:
This project subseries documents the Piscina Pública in Pedras Salgadas, Portugal. While the records were held in the office’s archives this project was assigned the number 50/00. The office assigned the dates 2008-2010 to this project.

This project consisted of two outdoor public pools for the Pedras Salgadas Spa and Nature Park. One large pool was built for adults and a smaller children's pool sat diagonally from it. A small building that contained a bar was also built next to the pools. The project was realized.

This project subseries is documented through drawings, photographic materials and textual records dating from 2007-2010. The drawings are mostly printed reprographic copies of CAD drawings, many of which have annotations, showing plans and details. The photographic materials, which are printed digital photos, show the site and construction. The textual records include technical documentation for the water, fire and gas systems, structural and electrical documentation, supplier catalogues, budgets, specifications and correspondence.
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Materials in this project subseries was arranged by Álvaro Siza’s office and has been kept in this order.

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