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CAVU Designwerks

CAVU Designwerks is an end-to-end ride system developer. With the brightest design and engineering minds in the industry, combined with uncompromising quality standards, CAVU delivers a full spectrum of services that yield exceptional guest experience, ride performance and ROI.

CAVU is here to bring the stuff that dreams are made of to life.

As an end-to-end ride system developer, CAVU takes theme park attractions to new heights of guest experience. Bring us your project and we’ll show you what is possible.

CAVU is an aeronautical acronym for Ceiling And Visibility Unlimited.

In the location-based entertainment industry, it’s always about the next big thing. The need to drive more unique, mesmerizing, and complex attractions that wow guests and drive success. With the brightest design and engineering minds in the industry, CAVU delivers a full spectrum of services. Our promise is to create the most novel attractions in the industry.

Our imagination and engineering talent is unlimited. We are product innovators and integrators who take your attraction to the next level through game-changing ideas, exceptional design and engineering, and fully integrated immersive experiences that employ the most advanced media and technologies.

Learn more at www.cavudw.com

CAVU’s sister organization: DreamCraft Attractions Ltd.

DreamCraft is pioneering fully immersive experiences using advanced VR and AR technologies. With a strong focus on innovation, DreamCraft combines the hardware systems, software development, and storyline adaptations necessary to build believable story universes. As a 2018 Brass Ring Award Winner for Best New Product for its hygienic headset, DreamCraft continues to push the envelope and to define the next wave of VR and AR immersive experiences.

Learn more at www.dreamcraftattractions.com.

Address:
516-185 911 Yates St. Victoria, BC V8V 4Y9
Email:
info@cavudw.com
Tel:
+1 250 598 2189
Website:
http://www.cavudw.com/

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  • CAVU - Quest

    CAVU - Quest

    CAVU’s Quest is Themed Entertainment’s First Walkthrough Ride. Built as a modular attraction, Quest allows designers to choose from as many modules as they would like from the “menu”. The idea is to allow designers to choose which components and modules fit with the overall attraction theme, footprint, throughput requirements, and budget. This allows for the most flexibility […]
  • CAVU - Self Driving Vehicle

    CAVU - Self Driving Vehicle

    CAVU’s Self Driving Vehicle is the next generation in trackless dark ride vehicles. CAVU’s new trackless dark ride vehicle delivers an unprecedented 99% uptime and requires no external infrastructure for navigation. The vehicles are intelligent, autonomous, can adapt to changing environment and are easy to integrate with other equipment like show action, scenic sets and […]
  • CAVU - Interactive Dark Ride

    CAVU - Interactive Dark Ride

    ADVENTURE MACHINE Patent Pending An interactive dark ride where guests come to decision points throughout the ride and, through their interactions, they choose which path to take and control the outcome. Guests are confronted with interactive screens and depending on their actions, they are sent off on a relevant path. As the story continues, options […]
  • CAVU - Interactive Multimedia Drop Tower

    CAVU - Interactive Multimedia Drop Tower

    TOWER BATTLE Patent Pending This ride features 2 vehicles on drop towers, each vehicle is a team. Between the towers can be a transparent screen, or traditional opaque screen allowing us to display immersive media in front of each team. Each team can interact with the ride to cause the other team to rise or […]

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  • CAVU Self Driving Vehicle

    CAVU Self Driving Vehicle

    CAVU’s Self Driving Vehicle is the next generation in trackless dark ride vehicles. CAVU’s new trackless dark ride vehicle delivers an unprecedented 99% uptime and requires no external infrastructure for navigation. The vehicles are intelligent, autonomous, can adapt to changing environments, and are easy to integrate with other equipment like show action, scenic sets, and […]
  • CAVU Interactive Dark Ride

    CAVU Interactive Dark Ride

    This fast action dark ride blurs the boundary between virtual and reality.

    Our multi axis dark ride incorporates is a highly dynamic vehicle system designed to provide a total of 5 Degrees of Freedom (5 DOF). Vehicles have the freedom of movement similar to that of a robot arm, but, with a high capacity of 10 seats per vehicle, giving the attraction the next level in efficiency and technology.

    CAVU’s Storm ChaserTM Multi Axis Dark Ride system is a highly dynamic vehicle system designed to transport riders through a lush scenic and/or media rich environment.

    The ride system is comprised of a number of rail-guided base vehicles with multi axis motion bases mounted on top. The motion base seats 10 riders in 2 rows of 5. The system is capable of tilting forward to a vertical position as well as rotating about its central axis. It has a separate pitch for the seat rows. Combining the movements, this provides a total of 5 Degrees of Freedom (5 DOF).

    Individual seat surround sound makes the experience totally immersive.

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  • CAVU Interactive Suspended Coaster

    CAVU Interactive Suspended Coaster

    Step right up! From novice to expert, everyone’s a winner in this interactive gaming ride….

    CAVU’s interactive dark ride highlights our integrated gaming system, mated to vividly themed 4 passenger vehicles, with indexing and continuous 360 degree rotation. The spinning vehicles, with guests sitting back to back in two rows, travel through virtual environments with riders competing against one another for the best individual and “team” scores.

    CAVU′s Twist ‘n Shoot ™ Interactive Dark Ride is designed to provide a, dynamic, interactive gaming experience while riders move through a captivating, engaging environment. The ride system consists of multiple vehicles, each capable of carrying 4 passengers seated in a two row guest cabin. The two rows are situated back to back. The vehicles travel throughout the ride path, with the vehicle base unit guided by a vertical guide fin permanently fixed to delineate the path. Between the guest cabin and the vehicle base unit, a powered slewing bearing provides rotation, for a fun and exciting experience.

    Twist ‘n Shoot’s gaming system gives one “gun” or scoring device to each rider as well as a scoring screen for each pair of riders. At the end of the ride, riders see a large display where they can compare their scores against their friends and other riders.

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  • CAVU Interactive Drop Tower

    CAVU Interactive Drop Tower

    All aboard!  This space-age touring simulator shuttles you on a billowing, action-packed 3D adventure.  Hop on board for your ticket to ride.

    Our touring tram simulator offers the most advanced design in the industry.  A high-walled projection screen wraps around both sides and in front of the motion base mounted vehicle.  Unique to our system is a drop down loading platform and large radius screen to provide the best visual experience possible.  Also, our dual station offers back to back ride systems to double capacity and increase efficiency, making the queue lines short and the fun factor long.

    The Midnight Express™ is a touring tram simulator set in a fully immersive environment that provides riders with the experience of visiting realistic and imagined places.  Motion and 3D imagery is synchronized thus creating a realistic excursion vehicle experience.  The on-board motion base produces pitch, roll, heave, bounce and vibration.  The vehicle includes onboard monitors, sound and special effects of water mist, wind and scent.  The cockpit and pilot at the front of each vehicle is created by high quality video projection.  Riders feel like they are being driven in a real excursion vehicle on a very unique journey.

    The vehicle sides pivot upward to provide easy rider access and sight blocking as guests enter the ride area.   Each vehicle accommodates fifty riders in ten rows of five riders each.    A collective lap bar provides restraint and a convenient hand hold for riders.

    The complete solution consists of Themed Vehicles, Motion Platform, Surrounding Screens, 3D High Intensity 4K projectors and High Fidelity audio.

    www.cavudw.com

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