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Thrill Engineer Brendan Walker on the Science of Sensation

According to Thrill Engineer Brendan Walker, the most  thrilling moment of any theme park experience is just before it begins. That brief interlude between being strapped in and the launch...
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Polin Waterparks’ Sohret Pakis: ‘Consumers are now shaping our designs.’

Polin Waterparks, based in Turkey, is celebrating 40 years as one of the industry’s leading waterslide and waterpark innovators. Eurasia’s biggest supplier, the company has completed over 2500 waterparks projects...
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We Are the Zoo of the Future: Wildlands Director Frankwin van Beers

The Netherlands' story-driven adventure park where the animals are part of the narrative
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TEA and Fantasy: Technifex President and CEO Monty Lunde

There’s more to Technifex than meets the eye, which isn’t that surprising given the company’s ability to deceive the imagination with state-of-the-art special effects. Alongside its thriving theme park activities,...
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Vision XS Conference 2016: Why Should I Stay?

On the 7-8th Dec 2016, a select group of operators and attraction industry professionals met at the Vision XS Operators Conference held in Wallingford, Oxfordshire. Hosted by leisure industry specialists,...
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The IAAPA Attractions Expo 2016: (Virtually) the Best Show in Town

The IAAPA Attractions Expo 2016, run by The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) was the most successful in the association's near hundred year history. Held in in Orlando -...
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Sally Corporation’s John Wood Sheds New Light on the Dark Ride

Over the past 39 years, Sally Corporation has grown from an animatronic specialist into one of the world’s leading creators of dark rides and attractions. Credited with the birth of...
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Continuum Attractions’ CEO Juliana Delaney: Storytelling and Tourism

Continuum Attractions is one of the industry’s storytelling pioneers. Over thirty years ago, in the company’s previous incarnation as Heritage Projects, it created York’s ground-breaking Jorvik Viking Centre, a world...
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Good Morning Vietnam! The Attractions Industry’s New Land of Opportunity

'Wake up and smell the profit,' say those in the know.
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AV Technology Trends for Attractions & Live Entertainment Events

  From fine pitch LED to projection tracking, audiovisual (AV) technology in attractions and events is evolving fast. The biggest challenge is making sure you take a measured approach to...