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WhiteWater Celebrates Multiple Wins at the 2017 World Waterpark Association Show

ORLANDO, FL (October 20, 2017) – As we look back on another World Waterpark Association show WhiteWater had plenty of reasons to celebrate the busy week. The Richmond waterpark and attractions manufacturer won Leading Edge Awards for their work at Wanda’s Changbaishan Water Park in China and ultra-accessible Morgan’s Inspiration Island splash park in Texas, […]

Construction to begin soon on water park in Racine, Wisconsin

Work on new SCJ aquatic center has started RACINE — Grading and site work began this week at Pritchard Park in preparation for the construction of the SC Johnson Community Aquatic Center, the county announced in a press release Thursday. Construction activity will be ongoing at the park throughout the fall, winter and spring, with […]

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Indoor water park among planned additions to Whistler Blackcomb resort in Canada

North America’s Best Ski Resort Is About to Get Even Better How can Vail Resorts improve upon Whistler? Unsurprisingly, it has loads of ideas.   Last fall, in a record-setting deal, Vail Resorts Inc. paid $1 billion to acquire Whistler Blackcomb, betting it could improve upon the resort’s already abundant selling points.  “It’s a game changer […]

Tim Mow

WhiteWater Southeast Asia’s Rapid Growth Results in Hiring of Industry

WhiteWater Southeast Asia’s rapid growth results in the hiring of international industry veteran, Tim Mow, as Vice President of Development and Technical Services Bangkok, Thailand, October 4, 2017 – International industry veteran, Tim Mow will be joining the WhiteWater Southeast Asia team as Vice President of Development and Technical Services as of October 1, 2017. Tim’s […]

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Proposal under review for water park in San Benito, Texas

SAN BENITO — A proposed $11 million aquatics center is drawing mixed reactions across town. During a town hall meeting Thursday night, McAllen developer Damian Guevara proposed financing the seven-acre water park, featuring an enclosed competition swimming pool that would include two water slides. Guevara, with McAllen-based Avery Resource Consultants, proposed the aquatics center be […]

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Upgrades being considered for Indiana’s Freedom Springs after strong season

Good year for local water parks; Freedom Springs had 100,000 visitors The number of visitors to Greenwood’s water park has increased each year since the facility opened in 2015, and now the city is looking at what improvements should be made to keep people coming. The Freedom Springs Aquatic Center had about 100,000 visitors for […]

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Tax break approved for Niagara Daredevil Waterpark in New York

Niagara IDA OKs tax break for hotel water park A $20 million indoor water park, to be built beside a downtown Niagara Falls hotel, received a 12-year tax incentive package Wednesday from the Niagara County Industrial Development Agency. NFNY Hotel Management will save an estimated $6.6 million through reduced property taxes and exemptions from sales […]

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Officials in Sainte Genevieve County, Missouri, pick water-park plan

Ste. Genevieve County commissioners, Ste. Genevieve County Community Center director Brad Arnold, the community center board members and community center staff are determined that the destination water park to be built across Progress Parkway from the community center will be well worth visiting. The County Commission recently accepted the community center board’s suggestion that the […]