November/December 2009

Issue 6: November/Dezember 2009

Overview of Topics (Excerpt):

  • Hollywood Rip Ride Rocket
  • 80 Years of Tripsdrill Amusement Park
  • 25 Years of monte mare: A Discussion with Herbert Doll, CEO monte mare Group
  • 30 Years of Schlitterbahn with World's First AquaQuest
  • EAS 2009: Success in Amsterdam Even without Tulips
  • WaitWatchers: "It's not about weight loss - it's about waiting less."
Special Features

Turbo Glider at Potts Park!

A new, unprecedented attraction for a company's 40th anniversary? The family-run enterprise Pott fulfilled this wish and contracted ABC Rides with the construction of a totally new attraction called the "Turbo Glider" ...

Klimahaus Bremerhaven

Some who visit the Bremerhaven Klimahaus which opened in late June will stop short in amazement and wonder if the look of the building is a bit familiar. Bremen-based architect Thomas Klumpp, who was responsible for the construction of the well-frequented ...

25 Years of monte mare

The monte mare pool operator has been on the market since 1984. With the ten facilities it currently runs and approximately 2.8 million visitors it attracted last year, it's one of the most important ...

Crystal Lagoons

"Crystal Lagoons", which this article examines closely, falls into two categories: stuff that's never before been seen and the category of "thinking big". Naysayers might insultingly call it megalomaniac ...