Engineering Paddler Designs

Pinkston Watersports Centre

Pinkston Watersports Centre is one of the most exciting developments in paddlesport for many years. This centre is in the heart of city of Glasgow, Scotland and provides urban recreational opportunities at affordable prices.

There are a number of innovations included within this low cost operational model:

EPD complete the design of the centre and undertook the design and construction of the whitewater channel through Rapid Water Courses Limited. The RapidBlocs whitewater system was also utilised.

Client: Scottish Canals

Capital Costs:

Scheme overall including silt remediation and archaeological investigations - 3.25 Million.

Main whitewater channel by Rapid Water Courses : 1 Million.