Who We Are

Power Play is a recognized leader in park and recreation products and services with highly trained and knowledgeable personnel. Understanding our customer’s objectives is what truly sets Power Play apart. From consultation and site evaluation, through design services, installation, training and long term customer care, our team of experts will work with you to ensure your complete satisfaction and successful project.

We have extensive experience with projects in both the public and private sectors and know how to bring your project in on time, within budget and beyond expectations.

Craig Hamelin is President of Power Play and founded the company in 2006 after working directly for Vortex Aquatic Structures as a Sales Manager for 5 years. While working at Vortex, Craig gained valuable technical knowledge regarding Splashpad® installations, safety and water issues and concerns, and products.

Our uncompromising standard of excellence is measured through unparalleled customer service, high quality innovative products and ultimately – the laughter of happy kids at play.

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Industries Served

Power Play has extensive experience working with public and private sectors. We help communities with concept development, designs, drawings and technical issues that ultimately provide fun and interactive experiences for children.

We work with Mayors, City Managers, city planners, city engineers, community groups as well as, park and recreation departments, landscape architects, engineers, residential land developers and homeowners associations.

Our Services

We are the experts in aquatic play specializing in Splashpads® and Poolplay™ products and 7 of our projects have been featured as “Dream Designs” in Aquatics International for the past 8 years. We will work with you to create a safe, innovative and unique concept that will ultimately provide the laughter of happy kids at play.

Power Play will be happy to discuss your project with you and answer any questions.  We can assist you with current regulations, requirements, and site issues that could impact your project.  We are available to provide presentations and supporting literature to your group.

Power Play is a full service consulting company. We review each customer’s project location and goals to provide the best solution based upon the unique needs of each customer. We have extensive experience with facility planning and can assist you with:

  • Site Analysis
  • Needs Assessment
  • Regulation Expertise

We can assist you with making your vision a reality. We use state-of-the-art computer-aided graphics, taking into account your age groups, budgets, desired activities, and other variables to create a one-of-a kind design that is just right for your needs. We then produce a computer generated 3D color rendering so you can see before you buy-all free of charge! We can even design in phases so you can install your base system now and then grow over time.

Power Play can help coordinate your project installation.  We have long standing relationships with several professional installers who specialize in splashpads, playgrounds, shelters / shades, site amenities and surfacing.  These installers will provide you with quality, exceptional service and competitive pricing.  Contact us today for more details.

We will meet with you to provide expert site planning and assist you with key details such as:

Budgets | Equipment Quality and Durability | Location | Play Value | Water Conservation Strategies | Installation and Maintenance


Power Play is affiliated with various associations throughout the states of Oklahoma, Arkansas and Kansas.


The Mission of the Oklahoma Recreation and Park Society is to provide professionals with leadership, educational, personal and professional development opportunities to promote the importance of quality environmental, cultural, recreational and park services. Membership consists of vendors, agencies, non-profits, universities, state and local government departments, employees and friends of the parks and recreation profession.

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Founded in 1899, The American Society of Landscape Architects mission is to lead, to educate, and to participate in the careful stewardship, wise planning, and artful design of our cultural and natural environments.

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The National Recreation and Parks Association is the leading advocacy organization dedicated to the advancement of public parks and recreation opportunities.

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Organized in 1964, Arkansas Recreation and Parks Association (ARPA) is a professional organization for park, recreation and leisure services professionals. ARPA strives to provide recreation, park and leisure services professional with an active organization that broadens recreation, park and leisure opportunities for all Arkansas citizens.

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The Kansas Recreation and Park Association unites individuals and organizations within
Kansas sharing a common interest in recreation, parks and conservation; fosters and
maintains high standards of professional qualifications, ethics and training of the members; and stimulates and promotes interest in recreation, parks and conservation and in the preservation and development of recreational resources in Kansas.

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The Oklahoma Municipal League (OML) is cities and towns working together for their mutual benefit. The OML acts as a central clearinghouse for information and services for its member municipalities. It is a non-profit corporation controlled by officials of member cities and towns.

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