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A Message from the President Dec 2020 December 15, 2020

2020 has certainly presented all of us with challenges we never anticipated.  Poised to be a year of growth and opportunity, it quickly turned to one of uncertainty and unease.  As we approach the turning of the new year and afford ourselves a moment to look back, we can choose…Keep Reading

WWA Renovation Presentations with Jim Dunn, ADG President October 7, 2020

If you missed the first day of educational sessions at the first ever World Waterpark Association’s virtual tradeshow, we have two sessions for you on water park renovations featuring ADG’s Jim Dunn. Contact us for a copy of the presentation! 

Turning the Page: Innovative Park Renovations

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Jim Dunn, President of ADG, Inducted into WWA Hall of Fame October 6, 2020

Aquatic Development Group (ADG) is proud to announce that Jim Dunn as its third company inductee into WWA’s prestigious Hall of Fame.  Jim Dunn, President of ADG, joins Herb Ellis, Chairman and founder, and Ken Ellis, CEO, as a distinguished honoree of this prestigious award.

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Impact of COVID 19 on Waterparks September 15, 2020

The pandemic has dealt a significant blow to waterparks, but it has also spurred new conversations and illustrated the love of the product.

In January, the waterparks space seemed ripe for another great year. Designers were getting plenty of projects. Indoor waterparks seemed to be particularly strong.“Everyone we talked to was…Keep Reading


RENOVATE. REFRESH. CAPTIVATE.  The Most Cost-Effective Way to Add an Attraction.

Keeping your attraction mix fresh is always top of mind if you’re a water park owner or operator.  As you begin making plans for the next new addition to your waterpark, consider how a renovation could be part of the…Keep Reading

The Top 5 Keys to Successful Waterpark Planning June 29, 2020

Now more than ever costs matter when it comes to planning for your next park update. ADG offers Up-front Fixed Cost Pricing on all of our design/build projects. Which means you have the confidence in knowing exactly what your project will cost. NO hidden fees….Keep Reading