Counsilman Hunsaker

10733 Sunset Office Dr.
Suite 400
Saint Louis, MO 63127

Phone: 972-370-3746

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Company Description:

Counsilman-Hunsaker is a full-service, commercial aquatic design, planning, and operations consulting firm based in St. Louis with offices in Dallas, Denver, and Los Angeles and an international reputation for innovation and integrity. Founded by world famous swimming coach, James “Doc” Counsilman and his protégé, National Champion Joe Hunsaker, Counsilman-Hunsaker has been established as the trusted industry authority and respected thought leader for five decades, completing thousands of aquatic projects of every size and complexity.

Counsilman-Hunsaker provides a full circle of expertise unavailable anywhere else in the aquatic industry, which includes:

•             Aquatic facility physical/engineering audits

•             Aquatic feasibility studies and master planning

•             Aquatic design, construction documents and administration, and project specifications

•             Aquatic operations leadership, planning, and training (CHAMP™)

•             Web-based applications supporting operations and risk management (HydroApps™)

Our mission at Counsilman-Hunsaker is “Aquatics For Life”. With years of practical aquatic experience contributed by our team members paired with a passion for innovation, Counsilman-Hunsaker has brought new and expertly designed, international-class aquatic facilities to life while providing safe and sustainable aquatic operations for millions of people around the globe.


Counsilman-Hunsaker’s aquatic designers have completed thousands of aquatic design projects in all fifty states and internationally, designing specifically to your vision. Our practical, innovative, and expert design projects can be seen in universities, municipalities, school districts, hotels and condos, wellness centers, military bases, and in world class competition venues, such as the 2015 Pan American Games Aquatic Center and the 2020 Olympic Trials pools. Additionally, Counsilman-Hunsaker aquatic facility designs have included first-of-its-kind rides and attractions such as the bowtie wave pool.


Counsilman-Hunsaker engineering services can also help you better understand what to do with an aging swimming pool. Our physical audits have helped our clients safeguard their aquatic centers’ future through facility assessments that have helped hundreds of facility owners and operators discover their options for replacing equipment, renovating or modernizing their aging facility, or building a new facility.


Counsilman-Hunsaker is committed to the development of sustainable, multi-generational aquatic complexes that can meet a variety of needs within a community. Our aquatic planning and feasibility services have helped hundreds of communities make important decisions about future aquatic centers. These studies prepare them with everything needed to make educated, sound decisions for new facilities that are planned, programmed, and designed to meet the needs of the entire local population.


Complementing our aquatic architectural design, engineering, and study experience, Counsilman-Hunsaker offers our Aquatic Management Program (CHAMP™) services to assist with all of your comprehensive aquatic operational needs. CHAMP services include, but are not limited to, Standard Operating Procedure development and FFE gap analyses; initial and continuing training and support services for lifeguards, staff, and management; litigation support; and thorough maintenance training and custom, facility-specific manuals for anyone who will be in charge of operating and maintaining the pool.


Counsilman-Hunsaker also offers HydroApps™, our suite of comprehensive, single platform web-based applications designed and made by aquatic professionals, for aquatic professionals to help your facilities run better by lowering risk, reducing your costs, and enhancing safety at your facility. HydroApps’ aquatic software programs allow you to focus on what’s really important – the sustainability of your facility and the safety of your staff and your guests. Visit for more information.



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Work with data, not paper, with HydroApps and take your operations to the next level! HydroApps’ comprehensive, single platform web-based applications are designed and made by aquatic professionals, for aquatic professionals to help your pool run better by lowering risk, reducing your costs, and enhancing safety at your facility. Focus on what you should be worried about at your pools – the sustainability of your facility and the safety of your staff and your guests.

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