Crystal Lagoons breaks into the US with new project17 November, 2014 / News
Lake Nona is the name of the latest project that Crystal Lagoons has just signed in the US. The new development strengthen the explosive expansion that the company has internationally experienced and it represent the fifth Crystal Lagoons project in North America.
Lake Nona will be developed by Crystal Lagoons in partnership with Lake Nona Property Holdings, owned by Travistock Group, conglomerate with investment in more than 200 companies in 15 countries. The project located in Orlando, will be Florida’s biggest recreational development and it will include a 4.5 hectares crystalline lagoon.
The complex will be designed by the Danish firm Big Architects, one of the most important architecture offices in the world that has won many architecture competitions and international awards. Likewise, Lake Nona will host a new headquarters of The United States Tennis Association (USTA), that will include 100 tennis courts and it will become the host of the Florida ATP tour.
The crystalline lagoon will be the project’s the central element and it will be surrounded by more than 600 high end residential units, a boutique hotel with 100 rooms, restaurants, conference centers, green areas, among other amenities. Since Orlando International Airport is just 3 kilometers away from the project, the Crystal Lagoons’ lagoon will be visible from the air by the 36.000.000 passengers that land in Orlando each year.
Travistock Group belongs to Joe Lewis, an English millionaire, partner of Tiger Woods, whose fortune is estimated in US$4.2 billion and that is part of the world’s richest people list that elaborated by Forbes.
Crystal Lagoons Corporation is an international innovation company that has developed and patentedtechnology that allows for the low-cost construction and maintenance of unlimited size bodies of water incrystal-clear condition. Patented in 160 countries, Crystal Lagoons’ technology applications range widely from its recreational business, which brings the dream of idyllic beach life to any corner of the world, to its industrial variations in closed-circuit cooling, water desalination and applications for the mining industry. The technology was pioneered by Fernando Fischmann, the founder and chairman of Crystal Lagoons Corporation. A trained biochemist, Fischmann patented the technology and foundedCrystal Lagoons Corporation in 2007. In less than three years since its formation, Crystal LagoonsCorporation has seen exponential growth and is currently involved in over 300 projects in more than 60 countries, including Egypt, Jordan, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, Singapore, Colombia, Brazil, Argentina, Peru, Paraguay and United States.