Project Showcase

Ricochet Oil Corp. Aquatic Center

The Drayton Valley Aquatic Centre emerges as a testament to community collaboration and innovative design. Encompassing an expansive 29,000 square feet, this modern facility sets the stage for unparalleled aquatic enjoyment. Boasting a comprehensive array of amenities, including a eight-lane 25-meter pool, a leisure area with a lazy river, and an exhilarating water slide, the Aquatic Centre promises excitement and relaxation for visitors of all ages.

Implemented through an Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) framework in conjunction with the Town of Drayton Valley, this project exemplifies effective project management and teamwork. Despite the challenges such as the Covid-19 pandemic, the project team persevered, ensuring the timely completion of the Aquatic Centre.

Noteworthy initiatives, such as strategic electrical equipment placement and consideration for future service expansion, underscore the project's commitment to sustainability and long-term functionality.

As a symbol of community pride and forward-thinking development, the Drayton Valley Aquatic Centre is poised to become a beloved destination for families and individuals seeking aquatic adventure and relaxation.


4700 West Valley Park Road, Drayton Valley, AB

Project Value



29,000 sq. ft.

Project Partners

AltaPro Electric
Drayton Valley Council
Chandos Construction
Group2 Architecture
Master Pools Alta Ltd.
Priority Mechanical Ltd.
Spartan Steel
WSP Electrical
RJC Engineers
Arrow Engineering Inc.
Stantec Sustainability
XMG Group

Other Resources

Ricochet oil corp. Aquatic centre website

Drayton Valley Article

Chandos Article

MCCAC Article