Company History

Four decades of success

Aquatic Development Group, Inc. (ADG) is the largest single provider of aquatic equipment, planning, design and construction services in the world.  Since 1970, ADG has provided equipment and project services to more than 4,000 public, scholastic, and leisure aquatic and amusement facilities.

When clients work with ADG, they get a team of professionals with experience and depth like none other in the industry.  ADG understands the success of every project begins with careful planning with an experienced team. Before decisions are made regarding delivery method, ADG works with clients to complete a design program tailored to meet their needs.

Single source for equipment and project services

ADG’s equipment systems division is focused on manufacturing components for aquatic theme park construction as well as a broad range of commercial pool products which are distributed under some of the most respected names in the industry, including Wavetek, FlowRider, Whitten and Texlon.  Whether supplying a particular component or providing complete design services and construction management services, ADG can provide and manage every aspect of an aquatics project or commercial pool construction.

Paramount to ADG’s success has been focusing on improving customer profitability.  In 2011, ADG acquired Alpine Products, the only U.S. manufacturer of alpine mountain coasters and slides.  These products are increasingly part of year-round revenue strategies for ski resorts and mountain attractions, which often include water parks and features.

On-time, on-budget.  You can depend on it.

ADG’s client list includes some of the most renowned names in recreation including Six Flags, Wilderness Resorts, Cedar Fair, Kalahari Resorts, Dollywood, Disney, Intrawest and Paramount Parks.  With an unparalleled commitment to success, ADG takes pride in their reputation as the undisputed worldwide leader in on-time; on-budget aquatic and engineered recreation projects.