2010

Doctor Who Experience
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Doctor Who Experience

There’s a new tourist attraction in London, offering visitors an immersive out-of this-world adventure with a uniquely British twist. Park World steps inside the Doctor Who Experience.

Gerstlauer busy in 2011
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Gerstlauer busy in 2011

The coming year promises to be one of Gerstlauer Amusement Ride’s busiest ever, with nine new projects underway.

Posted in: 2010, Back Issues, Editorial, News
Slagharen – the price is right!
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Slagharen – the price is right!

A background in the hotel industry convinced Angelique Klar of Slagharen to introduce a dynamic pricing strategy at the Dutch park in 2010. The results proved eye opening, as she explains here.

Intamin’s new projects
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Intamin’s new projects

Intamin has a long list of new rides opening for the coming year.

Posted in: 2010, Back Issues, Editorial, News
Let’s hear it for Dollywood!
By 29/12/2010 Read More →

Let’s hear it for Dollywood!

Dollywood, the Tennessee theme park inspired and co-owned by Dolly Parton, rounded off its 25th anniversary season in style – by winning the Liseberg Applause Award for 2010/11. Here Dolly discusses her reasons for starting the park, how it benefits the local community and why she’s found the perfect partner in Herschend Family Entertainment.

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IE Park in the loop
By 29/12/2010 Read More →

IE Park in the loop

The Italian ride manufacturer IE Park is currently working on its first looping coaster. The ride, which has been in planning for three to four years, will open this coming spring at the Infinity mall in Mumbai, India.

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Christmas at Sundown
By 29/12/2010 Read More →

Christmas at Sundown

This festive season the owners of Sundown Adventureland in England spent over a million pounds erecting a dark ride that operated for just six weeks and will have closed by the time you read this. Owen Ralph was there to enjoy A Night Before Christmas.

KMG plans Mission Space
By 29/12/2010 Read More →

KMG plans Mission Space

Set to debut this coming April, Mission Space is the latest concept from Dutch ride builder KMG. And what a beast it is.

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Rick Root – World Waterpark Association
By 29/12/2010 Read More →

Rick Root – World Waterpark Association

World Waterpark Association president Rick Root talks to Park World about the industry represented by his 1,100+ members.

Posted in: 2010, Back Issues, Editorial, Q&A
Staley steps up at IAAPA Europe
By 29/12/2010 Read More →

Staley steps up at IAAPA Europe

The search for IAAPA Europe’s new executive director is over. The association has appointed from within and appointed former deputy director for Europe Karen Staley (pictured).

Posted in: 2010, Back Issues, Editorial, News