Water & Wellness, Frederiksberg

The new hall in Frederiksberg covers 4,700 m2 and will house a 25-metre long swimming pool, a playing pool with water slides, a hot-water pool, a jacuzzi and much more besides. The new swimming and gymnastics hall will be constructed as a PPP, where Gribskov Gruppen will be responsible for operations, and therefore is the lead PPP operator of the project. Sweco is engineering consultant for all engineering disciplines, including the technical installations for the swimming baths.


Location: Frederiksberg

Customer: Leisure Danmark ApS, Gribskov Gruppen

Period: 2015–2017

Capital expenditure (not for private customers): DKK 160,000,000

Area: 4,700 m2

Architects: 3x SKAK arkitekter and MASU Landskabsarkitekter

Services: Engineering consultant for all engineering disciplines, including technical installations for swimming baths, as well as construction management


The building will be constructed in several stages. A sports hall will be established at ground floor level. On the second floor there will be a hall for gymnastics and tumbling while swimming baths will be established at basement level. In addition, the building will house changing rooms, bathing facilities, a workout room, wellness area, café, meeting and club facilities, as well as outdoor car parking.

From the beginning of the project, Sweco has worked closely with Gribskov Gruppen and the architects to optimise energy efficiency and operational reliability and to safeguard the water quality by choosing the best products in the market.

Sweco’s services comprise environmental and geotechnical surveys, financial calculations, design engineering and design-engineering management, technical installations for swimming baths, fire-protection consultancy, design-engineering of outdoor facilities, trade supervision and operational consultancy.