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Address Book
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Address Book
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All About The Packaging
Branding attractions
All About The Packaging
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Attractions Management headlines
Manchester, UK, garden gallery’s £15m revamp nears completion
29 Jul 2014

Manchester, UK, garden gallery’s £15m revamp nears completion

Anticipation is rising around the grounds of the UK's University of Manchester as the redevelopment of its prestigious Whitworth Art Gallery nears completion. More>>
 
Armed looters and violence putting Egypt's heritage at risk of being 'lost forever'
29 Jul 2014

Armed looters and violence putting Egypt's heritage at risk of being 'lost forever'

Egypt’s heritage sector is in disarray following revolution and the collapse of the country’s government in 2011, with armed gangs, looters and general destruction placing the country’s rich cultural history in peril, according to an eminent academic. More>>
 
UNESCO raises concerns about Irish heritage site being used for new Star Wars film
29 Jul 2014

UNESCO raises concerns about Irish heritage site being used for new Star Wars film

UNESCO has enquired about appropriate authorisation for the use of World Heritage site Skellig Michael as a film set for the latest instalment in the Star Wars franchise. More>>


29 Jul 2014

Ellensburg US$80m waterpark and hotel plans finally off the ground as funding is secured

After nearly a decade of delays, plans for a waterpark in Ellensburg, Washington, US, look finally set to go ahead, with developers saying that construction should begin in a matter of months. More>>
29 Jul 2014

Jetty bridge to UNESCO's Mont Saint Michel now open

A 760m (2,493 ft) long pedestrian walkway leading to the historic island of Mont Saint Michel - which boasts a castle, commune and abbey - was officially unveiled on 22 July. More>>
 
28 Jul 2014

Brighton's i360 plans finally underway as London Eye team reunites to build iconic structure

Construction of Brighton, UK’s, i360 tower is set to kick off tomorrow (29 July) after the project secured £40m (US$68m, €50.4m) in funding eight years after the project was initially proposed. The team which designed and constructed the London Eye is reuniting to work on the project. More>>
28 Jul 2014

George Lucas museum reveals architects for legacy project

George Lucas’ legacy project – the US$300m (€220m, £179m) Lucas Museum of Narrative Art (LMNA) – has revealed that Beijing-based MAD Architects has been selected as principal designer for the project, while Chicago-based Studio Gang will work on the landscape. In addition, VOA Associates, based in Chicago, will serve as the executive architect and lead the implementation of MAD’s design. More>>
 
28 Jul 2014

India plans new government body to manage country's heritage sites

India’s government is looking into establishing a Heritage Development Authority (HDA) to enhance tourism numbers and boost visitor attraction quality at heritage sites across the country. More>>
28 Jul 2014

Ireland’s Tayto Park eyes Europe’s big boys with massive new roller coaster

Tayto Park – one of Ireland’s most popular tourist attractions – has had a planning application for a €25m (£19.8m, $33.6m) expansion and world-class roller coaster approved by the local council. More>>
Product news
Jora Entertainment announces two new productions
Jora Entertainment announces two new productions

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A cowboys and Indians show with a twist and an animal adventure are the themes for Jora Entertainment’s two latest productions.
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Defender system saves California water park
Defender system saves California water park

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California’s City of Antioch Waterpark has reported a saving of more than 250,000 gallons of water in one month after using Neptune Benson’s Defender filtration system.
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4D theatre is launchpad for Angry Birds Land’s success
4D theatre is launchpad for Angry Birds Land’s success

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Simworx has created the world’s first Angry Birds 4D experience theatre as part of the new themed area based on the popular game at Thorpe Park Resort.
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StayDry announces 2014 contract wins
StayDry announces 2014 contract wins

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Contracts to supply The RHS Chelsea Flower Show and its main sponsor M&G investments are among a number won by StayDry so far in 2014.
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First Aid for rising energy bills
First Aid for rising energy bills

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Utility Bidder is offering its First Aid service to help businesses find the most competitive energy deals on the market.
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Creating chocolate heaven at Cadbury World
Creating chocolate heaven at Cadbury World

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Triotech has supplied the seats and motion systems for Cadbury World’s new 4D Chocolate Adventure. The recently inaugurated zone at the Birmingham, UK visitor attraction features a 4D immersive cinema experience.
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Company profiles
Euro Attractions Show
Euro Attractions Show is Europe's largest trade fair dedicated to the attractions industry, with an extensive conference programme and networking events, as well as tours and visits to leading attractions More>>
International Play Company
International Play Company was established in 1999. Iplayco Corporation Ltd is the owner and key stakeholder More>>
QWheels
QWheels provides polyurethane wheels for theme park rides More>>
Niceberg Studios
Niceberg Studios core activity is production and distribution of highly immersive 3D/4D attractions and ride films for simulators and 4D theatres in theme parks, science centres and FECs worldwide More>>
Triotech
Triotech is unique in its integration as both a ride and content developer and is constantly adding titles to its film library More>>
Eureka! The National Children's Museum
Eureka! draws upon two decades of experience as the leading children's museum in the UK More>>
Sally Corporation
Sally Corporation was founded in 1977 to merge technology and art into memorable entertainment and educational experiences More>>
nWave Pictures Distribution
nWave is a market leader in the production and distribution of high-quality and innovative 4D/3D attraction films; 3D/2D ride simulation films; and 3D nature documentaries for giant screen theatres and digital 3D cinemas More>>
Sky-Skan Europe GmbH
Since 1967 Sky-Skan has been the leading provider of multi-media products, services and turn-key installations to the planetarium industry More>>
Ray Hole Architects
We are chartered RIBA architects providing: strategic, masterplanning and architectural design services across all visitor attraction sectors More>>
WhiteWater West
WhiteWater is the ORIGINAL waterpark company specialising in design, engineering, manufacturing and installation More>>
DJW
The company is an audio-visual systems integrator company, offering an AV consultancy, system design, equipment supply and installation, system programming and commissioning service to clients More>>
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