When flying over South Africa's main cities, it is noticeable how many houses have swimming pools in their backyards. Chances are that more than half of those pools carry the Penguin Pools label. Why? Penguin is pools and with nationwide member companies we are a household name and one of the foremost swimming pool companies in South Africa.
Penguin Pools has a rich history and was founded in 1955. Penguin Pools is owned by Mr JP du Plessis and is a family business with family values. This legacy is carried on by the devoted family. Penguin has been a major role player in the boom of the swimming pool industry in this country. Many people ask "why have a swimming pool?" But, the real questions should be "why not have a swimming pool?" Having your own private swimming pool provides recreation and relaxation, entertainment, aesthetics, fitness and therapy. As one the foremost swimming pool builders in South Africa, we have enhanced many families' lives. Our comprehensive swimming pool service includes: Construction of gunite and swimming pools, Manufacturing of fibreglass swimming pools at our factories in Pretoria and Pietermaritzburg, Expert layout and design, Installation, Service, repairs and maintenance, Technology and equipment and Renovationsread more
The original business was founded in 1955 and Penguin Pools is owned by Mr JP du Plessis. It is a family owned and managed business. The first Penguin Pool was built in 1955 for Dr Mickey Finn in Craighall Park. The name Penguin Pools was registered 1957 and the first franchise was bought in 1965 by Drs Goldberg from the East Rand.read more