01 Oct 2020 Attractions Management: industry news and jobs
 
 
HOME
JOBS
NEWS
FEATURES
PRODUCTS
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTION
PRINT SUBSCRIPTION
ADVERTISE
CONTACT US
Sign up for FREE ezine
Latest jobs



attractions jobs
Powered by




in this issue

• Gyms on the high street – it's a go!
• JD Gyms buys Xercise4Less out of administration
• Family operator, GetSetGo! reveals launch plans


Property & tenders
Tender for license to occupy outstanding sports facilities in central London
Location: 11 - 25 Union St, London SE1 1SD Company: Bankside Open Spaces Trust
Exciting leisure farm opportunity
Location: Waltham Abbey, Essex Company: Lee Valley Regional Park Authority
More property/tenders>>

Magazine Issues

View all back issues

Attractions Management
2020 issue 1

View issue contents
View turning pages
Download PDF

Attractions Management
2019 issue 4

View issue contents
View turning pages
Download PDF

Attractions Management
2019 issue 3

View issue contents
View turning pages
Download PDF

Attractions Management
2019 issue 2

View issue contents
View turning pages
Download PDF

Attractions Management
2019 issue 1

View issue contents
View turning pages
Download PDF

Attractions Management
2018 issue 4

View issue contents
View turning pages
Download PDF

Attractions Management
2018 issue 3

View issue contents
View turning pages
Download PDF

Attractions Management
2018 issue 2

View issue contents
View turning pages
Download PDF

Attractions Management
2018 issue 1

View issue contents
View turning pages
Download PDF

Attractions Management
2017 issue 4

View issue contents
View turning pages
Download PDF

Attractions Management
2017 issue 3

View issue contents
View turning pages
Download PDF
More back issues>>
News headlines
Triotech's Ernest Yale and BoldMove' Benoit Cornet announce collaboration  
Triotech's Ernest Yale and BoldMove' Benoit Cornet announce collaboration

By Tom Walker

Ride specialist BoldMove and Triotech, a developer of multi-sensory interactive attractions, have announced a partnership which looks to create a "refreshing collaborative approach to the design of media-based attractions". With an emphasis on adding value for operators – and the post-covid challenges the .... more>>
Pinewood Studios, home to James Bond and Star Wars, set to house major visitor attraction  
Pinewood Studios, home to James Bond and Star Wars, set to house major visitor attraction

By Tom Walker

The UK's best-known film studio, used for the filming of blockbusters such as the James Bond and Star Wars franchises, is set to house a major new visitor attraction. Called "Pinewood Studio Experience", the 350,000sq ft themed attraction will be inspired by the hit films and older classics to have been filmed at .... more>>

Bletchley Park and Eltham Palace's immersive LGBTQ+ show among winners of UK Heritage Awards  
By Tom Walker

The home of British codebreaking, Bletchley Park has been named among the winners of this year's UK Heritage Awards – alongside an immersive performance charting LGBTQ+ heritage. Bletchley .... more>>
IAAPA cancels Attractions EXPO – pivots to virtual event  
By Liz Terry

IAAPA has cancelled this year's Attractions Expo in Orlando and pivoted to a digital event, announcing a new virtual conference will take place from 16-18 November. The announcement, which .... more>>
Warner Bros. to open Harry Potter studio attraction in Japan  
By Tom Walker

Warner Bros. has revealed plans to develop a Harry Potter studio tour attraction in Japanese capital Tokyo. To be located on the grounds of the Toshimaen Amusement Park in the city's Nerima .... more>>
Reykjavik city centre set to welcome ocean-side geo-thermal wellness lagoon in 2021  
By Megan Whitby

Attractions and hospitality brand, Pursuit, has unveiled plans to develop a premium oceanfront geothermal lagoon in Iceland. Sky Lagoon’s multi-sensory oasis will feature cold pool and .... more>>
Eureka! reveals new designs for Eureka! Mersey – construction to begin in 2021  
By Tom Walker

New concept designs and visuals have been released for the Eureka! Mersey project – a £11.75m children's visitor attraction being developed in Liverpool, UK. The science and discovery .... more>>
BIG creates spiral museum for Swiss watchmaker Audemars Piguet  
By Tom Walker

Swiss luxury watchmaker Audemars Piguet will open a museum celebrating the company history next month (June 2020). Located next to the company HQ in the village of Le Brassus in the Vallée .... more>>
Israel's tourism industry begins gradual relaunch – some hotels given green light to open  
By Tom Walker

Hotels in Israel with ground floor rooms have been given permission to reopen for business – but only for domestic tourism. Seen as the first step in the tourism industry’s return to .... more>>
Disney places 100,000 workers on unpaid leave – plans to save US$500m a month  
By Tom Walker

Walt Disney is set to stop paying more than 100,000 of its theme park and hotel workers as the entertainment giant struggles with coronavirus closures. Disney's attractions and hotels .... more>>
Future of Canada's oldest aquarium 'under threat' due to coronavirus shutdown  
By Tom Walker

Vancouver Aquarium is in danger of having to close its doors permanently, due to a collapse in revenues brought on by the coronavirus pandemic. The attraction – the oldest public aquarium .... more>>
Tourism Society emergency meeting addresses impact of delayed lockdown on tourism industry  
By Liz Terry

The Tourism Society scheduled an emergency meeting on 15 April to discuss breaking news relating to lockdown timings. The move comes following statements by president Macron indicating that .... more>>
 
 
Tourism industry must lead and inspire, says Ken Robinson  
By Liz Terry

OPINION TOURISM IN A POST-CORONAVIRUS WORLD By Ken Robinson CBE, tourism expert. Coronavirus is devastating for the tourism and leisure sectors globally. For now, the focus is .... more>>
National Geographic Museum creates virtual tour of Jane Goodall exhibition during lockdown  
By Tom Walker

The National Geographic Museum in Washington DC, US, has developed its first ever virtual tour of an exhibition, offering the public the opportunity "visit" even while the institution .... more>>
CAVU Designwerks appoints Nathan Jones as chief operating officer  
By Lauren Heath-Jones

Nathan Jones has been appointed to the newly-created role of chief operating officer at CAVU Designwerks. An industry veteran, Jones joins CAVU with more than 22 years industry .... more>>

Features
Shooting for the stars

IAAPA Legends:
Shooting for the stars


The Imagineers who created Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge reveal its secrets
Zoos & Aquariums

Industry Opinion:
Zoos & Aquariums


Zoos respond to Australian bushfires, Gavrielle Kirk-Cohen, WAZA director of communications
Scott Ault

People profile:
Scott Ault


Scott Ault on his new partnership with Jeremy Railton
Product innovation

Attractions-kit.net:
Product innovation


Suppliers talk about their latest product, design and technology launches
Riding the wave

Rides:
Riding the wave


Innovative and exciting rides are set to open this year. We round them up
Antoni Alarcon

Interview:
Antoni Alarcon


New legislation is turning Barcelona Zoo ‘animalist’. Kath Hudson speaks to its director, Antoni Alarcon about these changes
Works starts on Jodrell Bank development

Science Centres news:
Works starts on Jodrell Bank development


Construction has begun on a Hassell-designed grasscovered dome pavilion at Jodrell Bank to help celebrate the site’s heritage and the beginnings of radio astronomy when it opens in 2021
Back to square one

Museums:
Back to square one


The team behind Brazil’s fire damaged Museu Nacional are creating a new model for museums across the continent
Brass Ring Awards

IAAPA:
Brass Ring Awards


Who are the winners of IAAPA and the TEA’s highest accolades? We list who picked up the latest Brass Ring Awards
Gardaland announces Legoland Water Park

Waterparks news:
Gardaland announces Legoland Water Park


Europe's first Legoland Water Park is set to open at Gardaland later this year, with the new attraction set to become the first Legoland waterpark to open in a non-Legoland destination
Attractions product news

Satisfi Labs launches COVID-19 Assistant to streamline emergency communications about the coronavirus

Satisfi Labs launches COVID-19 Assistant to streamline emergency communications about the coronavirus

FROM ATTRACTIONS-KIT.NET

Satisfi Labs, an AI-powered knowledge management platform, has announced the launch of its COVID-19 Assistant.
 
Polin encourages teamwork with new Splash Course

Polin encourages teamwork with new Splash Course

FROM ATTRACTIONS-KIT.NET

Polin Waterparks has launched the Splash Course, a new water playground solution that encourages team-building.
 
ETF and Jora Vision join forces for Pirate Mania dark ride

ETF and Jora Vision join forces for Pirate Mania dark ride

FROM ATTRACTIONS-KIT.NET

ETF Ride Systems and Jora Vision presented a new mini dark ride for FEC’s at the recent Saudi Entertainment and Amusement Trade Show in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Museum product news

Technically Creative launches three new immersive attractions

Technically Creative launches three new immersive attractions

FROM MUSEUM-KIT.NET

Integrated technology specialist Technically Creative has launched three new immersive products, targeting the visitor attraction market.
 
Papillon launches translation app to improve visitor experiences

Papillon launches translation app to improve visitor experiences

FROM MUSEUM-KIT.NET

A new translation app, aimed at the tourism and attractions industries, has launched.
 
Digital Projection revamps The Habitat Museum with new colour-boost technology

Digital Projection revamps The Habitat Museum with new colour-boost technology

FROM MUSEUM-KIT.NET

Digital Projection (DP), a UK-based projection specialist, has completed an installation on an exisiting exhibit at The Habitat Museum in Kuwait City, Kuwait.
Find a supplier
Find the right products and services for your company
Search
 
or by
Company A - Z
A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z
Connect with Attractions Management
Magazine:
View issue contents
Download PDF
Sign up:
Instant Alerts/zines

Print edition

FREE digital edition
 
Click here to visit the Technically Creative website>>

Attractions Video Gallery

Experience the experience
Polin Waterparks & Pool Systems
Have you ever wondered how the fun is created? Polin Waterparks is a global market leader in the design, manufacture and installation of waterparks and water play attractions. Find out more...
More videos:
Red Raion - E-meet us at Blooloop V-Expo! – Red Raion
Introducing AnimaChat! – Animalive
View all videos >>

Catalogue gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
 

 
Advertise in our Catalogue gallery
Call +44(0)1462 431385

Company profile
Alterface

Alterface’s Creative Division team is seasoned in concept and ride development, as well as storytelling and theming, delivering high-quality turnkey solutions.

Founded in 2001, Alterface pioneered interactivity in the market and excels in everything that requires visitors to act and react.
View full profile>>
 
Featured Suppliers
Triotech and Benoit Cornet’s Bold Move to collaborate on breakthrough innovative media-based attractions

Triotech has announced a breakthrough alliance with Benoit Cornet and Bold Move to bring a new collaborative approach to the design of media-based attractions – with an emphasis on adding value for operators.
  Triotech and Benoit Cornet’s Bold Move to collaborate on breakthrough innovative media-based attractions

Attractions Management directory
ADVERTISE in the Attractions Management
directory for less than £40 a month.
Call
+44 (0) 1462 431385
4D rides and attractions
Amusement rides
AV & multimedia
Bowling
Clothing
Design and installation
Family attractions
 
Flooring
Immersive attractions
Interactive animation
Lighting and multimedia
Play
VR/5D movie production
Water playgrounds & sprayparks
Waterpark attractions
To ADVERTISE on the Attractions Management
website call +44 (0) 1462 431385
Click here to visit the Lemi website>>
Diary dates
Powered by leisurediary.com

08 Oct 2020

VAC 2020 VIRTUAL (The Annual National Conference of Visitor Attractions)

Online, United Kingdom



17-23 Oct 2020

World Leisure Congress 2020

Pinggu, Beijing, China



03-06 Nov 2020

Piscina & Wellness Forum

Online,



11-12 Nov 2020

Family Attraction Expo

NEC, Birmingham, United Kingdom



16-18 Nov 2020

IAAPA Expo

Online,



24 Nov 2020

BALPPA Trade Expo 2020

Drayton Manor Park , Tamworth, United Kingdom



12-14 Jan 2021

EAG International

ExCel London Exhibition Centre, London,



05-07 May 2021

TEA SATE Europe 2020

PortAventura World, Tarragona, Spain



Click here to visit the Art of Cryo website>>

Published by The Leisure Media Company Ltd Portmill House, Portmill Lane, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1DJ. Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385 | Contact us | About us | © Cybertrek Ltd
TOP STORIES
Triotech's Ernest Yale and BoldMove' Benoit Cornet announce collaboration
BY Tom Walker
Leisure Media error page


We're sorry, there seems to have been an error fetching the page you were looking for, please go back and try again.

To report an error please email support @ leisuremedia.com quoting the following code:

201001-547464


Alternatively please select the website you wish to vist from the list below: