RES signs Conny-Land contract at EAS 2018

RES signs Conny-Land contract at EAS 2018

(L-R, Roby Gasser and Willy Walser) Switzerland’s Conny-Land is set to welcome a new vertical dark ride, manufactured by Ride Engineers Switzerland (RES). The contract for this project, which is planned for 2020, was signed at the European Attraction Show EAS Amsterdam by Roby Gasser from Conny-Land and Willy Walser, RES. The new vertical dark […]

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Semnox Solutions rolls out successfully across India

Semnox Solutions rolls out successfully across India

Semnox Solutions has successfully completed its roll out across SMAAASH Entertainment, a leading FEC chain. SMAAASH Entertainment has 30 stores across India and overseas, and is planning to further its popularity with a number of significant expansion plans currently in the work.   “We have had a smooth roll out of stores across India with […]

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Coventry water park named The Wave

Coventry water park named The Wave

The upcoming water park in Coventry, which is due to open to the public in early 2019, finally has a name – The Wave. The name was derived from the building’s modern design. The water park is estimated to cost £36.7m, and will feature nine water slides. Next year, visitors will be able to ride […]

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Christmas comes to Hersheypark

Christmas comes to Hersheypark

The magic of the holidays comes to life during Christmas at Hersheypark, Pennsylvania. Marking its 35th anniversary this year, the Christmas Candylane holiday attraction will feature more than 50 rides, including 40 rides for children and six roller coasters, including Sidewinder, Wildcat, sooperdooperLooper, Cocoa Cruiser, Wild Mouse and Laff Trakk. Four million sparkling lights will […]

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Holovis join Liver Building project

Holovis join Liver Building project

The Royal Liver Building is due to be revamped with a visitor attraction and projection mapped show as part of Heritage Great Britain’s new project. As well as producing the projection mapped show for the iconic Liverpudlian building, Holovis is is working with Heritage Great Britain on a series of signature destination attractions, across both […]

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Simtec unveil ScreenFlite

Simtec unveil ScreenFlite

Simtec has developed a media information system, named “Le Chandelier”, for the Aeroporto di Roma. Simtect’s customer and Samsung, as launching advertising customer and supplier of the LED display, were each played pivotal parts in the Le Chandelier project. The system itself is installed in Terminal 3 at Rome Fiumicino Airport. The huge digital sculpture […]

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Parque de Diversiones opens in Cuba

Parque de Diversiones opens in Cuba

Parque de Diversiones, a modern amusement park with Chinese technology, Wi-Fi, computerized spaces, and a braille guidance system for children with visual disabilities has opened in Cienfuegos, Cuba. It was built at a cost of 2,774,000 pesos, or $2.774 million. That includes the cost of two Chinese carousels and an electric train. In addition, another […]

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Best Union is now Vivaticket

Best Union is now Vivaticket

The Best Union group has rebranded, becoming Vivaticket. The new brand now reflects the company’s goals more closely, and brings the group together as one global team. With 19 years under its belt so far, Vivaticket’s goal is to continue to grow with the same values, and to prioritise customer feedback and knowledge. Vivaticket was […]

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Offshore Surf makes waves

Offshore Surf makes waves

American Wave Machines has launched Offshore Surf, a comprehensive surf venue offering that combines an authentic surfing experience with food, bar and retail – all under one roof. Powered by American Wave Machine’s SurfStream technology, Offshore Surf offers visitors everything from soft rolling white water waves to hollow right and left barrels. The technology provides […]

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Opening night ovation for Efteling’s Caro

Opening night ovation for Efteling’s Caro

Caro, a new Efteling theatre production, celebrated its opening night on Saturday 16 September at the Efteling Theatre in Kaatsheuvel. Jam-packed with acrobatics, special effects, song and dance, Caro is almost entirely without spoken word in order to appeal to audiences from all over the world. Marcel Visscher and Talita Angwarmasse, as Mr and Mrs […]

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