SoundWaves Outdoor Water Experience Designed & Built by ADG is Now Open! May 20, 2019 Waterparks : Splashing the cash April 5, 2019
May 20th, 2019 (Cohoes, NY) The Gaylord Opryland, located in Nashville, TN, opened the outdoor portion of their ‘SoundWaves’ Water Experience to hotel guests on May 17th as part of a grand opening celebration. SoundWaves is an indoor/outdoor water experience designed and built by Aquatic Development Group (ADG) as part…Keep Reading
Why Slide When You Can Ride? March 28, 2019
The most obvious issue for waterpark operations is the weather. With many of these attractions only opening for 100 or so days a year, and with 40-50 per cent of annual visits coming during their busiest month, just a couple of weeks of bad weather in the peak summer…Keep Reading
Waterpark Design Firm Aquatic Development Group Has Perfected The Blueprints For Your Endless Summer March 27, 2019
There’s more to a ride than fiberglass. When you compare the world’s #1 surf ride to the specifications of two drop capsules or one bowl ride you can see how within a fourth of the square footage you can have 20% higher throughput and capture a wider demographic…Keep Reading
Water Works: Greek Peak Mountain Resort March 20, 2019
The Cohoes-based ADG, which has been in the waterpark business since the 1960s, is set to unveil its latest creation in the Catskills in April.
My folks used to drive my older brother and me from Saratoga Springs up to Lake George on summer weekends to my grandparents’ camp. It was…Keep Reading
What are Alpine Slides & Why do they Work at Ski Resorts? March 19, 2019
In this month’s ADG Mountain Talk, we sit down with Wes Kryger from Greek Peak to hear…Keep Reading
Runaway Mountain Coaster Claims Title of Longest & Fastest Coaster in Midwest US March 19, 2019
“How Alpine Slides Work
The best way to describe the function of an alpine slide is to compare it to its cousin, the bobsled. Unlike the bobsled, the alpine slide is a smooth, continuous track that is often built into the side of a hill and does not need ice…Keep Reading
Innovative Kartrite Resort & Indoor Waterpark, Featured in “Building Design + Construction Magazine” March 27, 2019
The Runaway Mountain Coaster at Branson Mountain Adventure Park in MO opened to the public August 2016. This alpine coaster designed and built by ADG, is 4,900 ft. long with track laid out over 330’ ft. of elevation and two elevated 360 degree corkscrews, making it the longest in the Midwest.Keep Reading
ADG Makes Headlines for Involvement on the Kartrite Resort & Indoor Waterpark. March 14, 2019
ADG’s work on the Kartrite Resort & Indoor Waterpark was featured in the popular online “Building Design + Construction” Magazine this March. This magazine covers design and construction trends, cutting edge projects in the hospitality industry and other architectural advances across the United States.
BD+C’s editorial focus is on architects,…Keep Reading
ADG- A Family-Owned Business that Designs/Builds Water Parks in Upstate New York March 6, 2019
Listen in to CBS 6 News as they talk with CEO of Aquatic Development Group, Ken Ellis, to learn about the evolution of this capital region based design/build waterpark company and their current work on the Kartrite Resort and Indoor Waterpark.
The Kartrite Resort…Keep Reading
Aquatic Development Group in Cohoes plays with slides and chutes to construct destinations like Great Escape Lodge and the Kartrite Resort.
It takes a village to build a water park. Ok, so that may not be exactly how the saying goes, but it’s not far off the mark for Aquatic Development Group….Keep Reading