Passive Amenities Are Out – Increase Attendance with Creative Water! September 26, 2018 Waterpark Planning: Redefining the Fundamentals July 30, 2018
Gone are the days of the flat water rectangular city park pool with a little wading pool next to it. We are now seeing full-blown waterpark aquatic centers that feature a wide array of differentiating attractions.
One of the latest attractions being featured in municipal settings are creative wave pools—wave pools that…Keep Reading
Something Extraordinary is Making Waves at Gaylord Opryland! January 11, 2018
Designing a waterpark that truly raises the guest experience and their spending potential involves the creative management of many factors. A designer must be intimately familiar with how waterparks are actually utilized by guests and operated by staff. A well-designed waterpark or related attraction expansion should efficiently direct increased numbers…Keep Reading
ADG Wins IAAPA’s Brass Ring Award for Three-In-One Water Ride Attraction November 29, 2017
ADG has been contracted to design/build the water features at SoundWaves, an indoor/outdoor waterpark at the Gaylord Opryland, opening fall 2018. This project will be a 4 acre, 3-level luxury waterpark with dedicated recreation zones for adults, young children and families.
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New Mountain Coaster scheduled to Open at Popular Colorado Ski Mountain November 29, 2017
(Orlando, FL) Aquatic Development Group, Inc (ADG) is proud to announce the receipt of the IAAPA’s Brass Ring Award for their new water ride, Adventure Lagoon™, a unique and innovative three-in-one skill based ride that opened this year at H2OBX Waterpark in NC. The award was presented during this year’s…Keep Reading
AQUATIC DEVELOPMENT GROUP’S PRESIDENT AND CEO, KEN ELLIS, IS INDUCTED INTO THE WORLD WATERPARK HALL OF FAME. November 29, 2017
(Cohoes, NY) Aquatic Development Group announces that an ADG Mountain Coaster is under development at Purgatory Resort in Durango, CO. This is ADG’s second mountain coaster project in Colorado to be undertaken this year.
Purgatory’s new “Inferno Mountain Coaster” will feature over 4,000 feet of track with nine switchbacks, one 360-degree…Keep Reading
ADG WINS WWA’S LEADING EDGE AWARD FOR TWIN TIDES DUAL ENTRY WAVE POOL WATER RIDE ATTRACTION. November 29, 2017
Aquatic Development Group (ADG) is proud to announce the WWA’s most recent inductee to the Hall of Fame, Ken Ellis. This prestigious honor is awarded to individuals who have had a substantial impact and contribution to our industry and Ken Ellis certainly fits that bill.
Even as a young child Ken…Keep Reading
H2OBX Makes Waves Through Industry News November 29, 2017
Cohoes, NY. Aquatic Development Group (ADG) is proud to announce for the third year in a row, the receipt of the World Waterpark Association’s (WWA) Leading Edge Award. This year, ADG has received the award for their innovative take on the traditional wave pool, Twin TidesTM. The award was presented…Keep Reading
ADG Designs and Provides Construction Support at Hurricane Harbor Oaxtepec, Mexico. November 29, 2017
H2OBX sets a new benchmark in Carolina coastal tourism attractions. As the lead developer on the project, and working with the renowned Weber Group, ADG carefully designed and themed H2OBX to embrace the culture of the Outer Banks. Seeking to incorporate those feelings of tranquility and relaxation tourists expect to find…Keep Reading
ADG Designs and Oversees Renovation of the New $25 Million Wet ‘N’ Wild Water Park in Toronto. November 29, 2017
(Cohoes, NY) Six Flags Hurricane Harbor in Oaxtepec, Mexico opened to the public this summer with an updated and expanded Hurricane Harbor Water Park designed by long time Six Flags partner, Aquatic Development Group (ADG).
The 65-acre waterpark in Oaxtepec was originally built in the 1940’s. The preexisting property, owned by…Keep Reading
(Cohoes, NY) Aquatic Development Group (ADG), one of North America’s top water park design/build companies, has recently completed the $25 million renovation of the old Wild Water Kingdom, an hour North of Toronto, which closed in 2014, and is opening this summer as Wet ‘n’ Wild Toronto. This is ADG’s third…Keep Reading