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Hot Go Water Park wiegand.maelzer opens slides in China


World's only dinosaur- themed carousel


opens in Dubai The Italian ride manufacturer IE Park has confirmed that it supplied three of the attractions at IMG Worlds of Adventure, which opened last summer in Dubai. The Ride of OOO, a monorail, is located in the Cartoon


seven new attractions courtesy of the German supplier Wiegand Maelzer (wiegand.maelzer). The package of indoor attractions (an outdoor section of waterpark will open later in the year), include Asia’s highest stainless steel freefall slide, 16m-long. Meanwhile the 8.4m starting height of China’s first stainless steel tumble wave slide, named River Rafting, enables perfect acceleration as guests


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ommissioned just ahead of Chinese New Year, guest at China's Hot Go Water Park in Fushun (Liaoning Province) are now enjoying


slide over five humps (as pictured above). Fans of tube sliding will enjoy Rain Forest, a 140m long ride with a channel diameter of 1.4m which wiggles like a snake through the rain forest before climaxing in a “LED jump” with supporting multimedia. Those who like it quick must try the fibreglass Adventure Pakrisan slide. In this 113m-long ride, Hot Go guests slide swiftly through a combination of curves including six transparent sections, where onlookers can watch riders pass by at remarkable speed. As well as two water playgrounds and a submarine boat, smaller visitors are able to enjoy an almost 40m-long children’s slide, which spins out over the park’s azy river. The tropical climate inside the waterpark


provides the perfect antidote to Fushun's harsh winter, where temperatures can plummet as low as -10°C, however this summer Hot Go will unveil a huge expansion to its outdoor area, adding a further 14 slides by Wiegand Maelzer. Together the two installations represent the company's first major waterpark project in China.


LEFT: A rendering of the new outdoor water- park area, which opens this summer


Network zone of the park and has a track length of 292 (958ft). The attraction features eight 4-seater gondolas and travels 12m above the ground. Featured in the park's Marvel zone is an Avengers-themed Telecombat ride called Quinjet. The attraction features a hydraulic lit system and 12 twin- seater planes, one of which is equipped to allow access for riders with disabilities. IE Park also supplied a large 15m- diameter carousel for the Lost Valley – Dinosaur Adventure zone, featuring six different designs of hand-carved prehistoric creatures instead of the usual horses. The ride, which features direct access by wheelchair, is believed to be the only dinosaur carousel in the world. “IMG Worlds of Adventure is a major development for Dubai and a key new opening for the attractions industry in the Middle East as a whole,” notes IE Park managing director Andrea Munari, whose company has made many deliveires to the region over the years. “We are delighted to have been involved in the project.” Billed as the largest indoor theme park in the world, IMG


Worlds of Adventure features over 20 rides and attractions spread across 1.5 million square feet. The park is managed by IMG Worlds, a division of the Ilyas & Mustafa Galadari Group (IMG).


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