The RAF Base Mount Pleasant was constructed in 1982 after the
Falklands War and included a 20m lap pool designed and installed by B+W.
2007 saw the first major refurbishment of the filtration and water
treatment plant carried out by a 6 man team from B+W Glasgow. The
refurbishment included filter repairs and media replacement along with
the rewiring of the plant room and the installation of a new control
panel. The 25 year old ozone plant was also replaced with a Hanovia UV
All of the above works were carried out over a 15 day period
including two days travel from the UK to the Falklands with a brief stop
over in the Ascension Islands a total round trip of 16,000 miles.