Swimming Pool Demolition

DESCRIPTION: The method by which to demolish an existing gunite swimming pool and reestablish final grade in affected area.

General compliance requirements for a swimming pool demolition:

  • Obtain required permit by submitting a Building Permit Application to the local Building Department.
  • Submit scaled plot plan showing dimensions from pool perimeter to all structures and property lines according to official property survey.
  • Submit for plan check for possible shoring requirements according to OSHA safety guidelines, and if demolition is in conflict with offsets with (e) structures.
  • Remove from pool area all material including concrete, steel, coping, decking, plumbing, and electrical conduit.
  • Identify the type of haul-off materials and the location’s acceptance by the refuge site that is handling it’s disposal.
  • Call for in-progress inspection.
  • Compact with clean fill at 6-inch lifts to final grade and provide and provide an on-site geotechnical Inspector that is qualified to perform observations and verification of proper compaction.
  • Supply from geotechnical Engineer a final sign-off compaction report including final grade and slope for surface drainage to street.
  • Call for final inspection.

In preparing plans for the DEMOLITION & REMOVAL of an existing swimming pool, we must acquire the information that is mandated as necessary by the officials. Please provide us with your project’s specific information on our form below and we shall respond with a proposal / quotation for the supply of PERMIT READY PLANS;

Swimming Pool Demolition / Removal
(Indicate the date of your request)
(Indicate the time of your request)
(Indicate your expectation for our response time, as this may allow us to address your level of urgency. The numbers represent the span of BUSINESS DAYS before we respond with our proposal / quotation.)
(Pool, Landscape, Building, Engineering, Etc..)
(Provide the POOL dimensions, and other ELEMENTS of consideration i.e. Spa, Waterfall, Fire Pit, etc..)
(Indicate whether or not you shall require someone from our firm to assist you in the Permit Submission Process. This is a "fee based" extended service)
(If the demolition is in close proximity to a Building, Wall, Structure and shoring is required then an Engineer must call-out the remedy as part of the planning process)
(Indicate if any known hazardous substances are on-site)
Maximum upload size: 31.46MB
(Provide a copy of the completed Air Pollution Control District – Asbestos Demolition/Renovation Form)
(Indicate if any trees are set for removal as a result of the proposed demolition work)
(Select one of the choices above)
(Provide Contractor's License Number)
(Provide information for an Contractor)
(Provide information for an Owner's Agent)
Maximum upload size: 31.46MB
(Please upload a photo or sketch of your project ideas here)
(If you are familiar with the area of the pool being desired, please indicate here).
Maximum upload size: 31.46MB
(Provide a site photo of the proposed area for demolition)
Maximum upload size: 31.46MB
(Provide a site photo of the proposed area for demolition)
(Provide the property's Assessor's Parcel Number)
(Advise as to which type of service is coming into the property)
(Indicate what type of Gas is being supplied to the property)
(Provide information for all utility connections)
Maximum upload size: 31.46MB
(The utility companies have a demolition release form that can be required when utility disruption, disconnection, relocation, etc.. involve the proposed demolition work scope. If applicable please provide this form completed.)
Our design process is initiated upon the receipt and your deposit of the 50% Design Retainer (DR), plus engineering fees. You may contact our office @ (800) 766-5259 if you wish to expedite this process.

Aquatic Mechanical Engineering  (800) 766-5259