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Ride Entertainment announces exclusive partnership with aerial ropeways specialist, SkyTrans

Ride Entertainment announces exclusive partnership with aerial tramways specialist, SkyTrans

Leading expert in attractions sales, operations and installations, Ride Entertainment, has been selected by SkyTrans Manufacturing as their sales partner.

SkyTrans, based in New Hampshire, specialises in the design, manufacture and service of aerial ropeways.

“We are pleased to announce that SkyTrans has formed an exclusive partnership with Ride Entertainment for the sale of our product line of Aerial Ropeways (Chairlifts & Gondolas) to the Amusement Industry throughout the world,” confirmed Jerry Pendleton, President of SkyTrans Mfg., LLC.

“We selected Ride Entertainment because of their stellar reputation in the industry and their ability to provide all of the services to back up our products such as financing and installation.”

SkyTrans products are ideally suited to amusement parks, larger FECs, waterparks and zoos and can be customised to virtually any site. Among the parks currently benefitting from SkyTrans installations are Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Hersheypark and Knoebels. The company’s products have also proved a popular attraction at zoos including the Henry Doorly Zoo and Zoologico Guadalajara.

“Ride Entertainment is thrilled to partner with SkyTrans,” added Adam Sandy, Ride Entertainment’s Chief Business Development Officer. “SkyTrans offers a unique product that is accessible to parks and zoos of all sizes that is sure to thrill and delight guests around the world.

“Our partnership allows for both sales of the ride and, in certain cases, revenue share financial partnerships, which means our customers have a myriad of options.”

Ride Entertainment announces exclusive partnership with aerial ropeways specialist, SkyTransTo find out more, visit the Ride Entertainment team at Booth L211 at the IAAPA Asian Attractions Expo in Marina Bay Sands, Singapore.

SkyTrans is the latest among a growing number of manufacturers eager to benefit from Ride Entertainment’s breadth of experience within the attractions industry.

Ride Entertainment’s recent partnership projects include the Ghost Hunt dark ride upgrade at Lake Compounce with Lagotronics Projects, and the 200 foot Drop Line thrill ride at Dollywood with Funtime of Austria.

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Charles is Managing Director at Blooloop. He attends numerous trade shows around the world and frequently speaks about trends and social media for the attractions industry at conferences. Outside of Blooloop his passions are diving, trees and cricket.

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