Patrick Thorne

All-Season Extreme

All weather snowmaking event specialists Sturm have launched a new venture All-Season Extreme which aims to bring the British built artificial slope surface Snowflex to US installations. All-Season Extreme has a creative management group dedicated to design, development, management, and...

New Xscape Rail Station Opens

A new £2.3m ($4m US) rail station has opened at Glasshoughton, at the Castleford Xscape in North Yorkshire, England. The station allows rapid access by rail from major urban areas nearby, particularly Leeds, just 25 minutes away. Castleton Xscape is also well located on the UK’;s motorway...

World Snowdome Guide 2005 For Sale

The latest edition of the World Snowdome Guide is available from Snow365. The document, first published a year ago, has been updated more than thirty times since and is now 120 pages long (a quarter longer than when it was first published). The Guide, priced at 95 Euros or 120 US Dollars,...

Snowdome for Puerto Rico ?

The mayor of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, Carlos Méndez led a presentation to promote the construction of an “indoor snow mountain” in the city. Méndez said that the project was perfectly feasible to a cost of at least 4 million dollars, with the import of the technology that allows the creation...