Category : Facility Developer

New World First For World’s New Largest Indoor Snow Centre

New World First For World’s New Largest Indoor Snow Centre

The world’s new largest indoor snow centre, due to open in Harbin, China, this summer, will have at least one additional world first. Conveyor lift specialists Sunkid will unveil a world first conveyor belt with motorised handrail. “The motorised handrail opens up entirely new options in...

Combs Family Ventures of Missouri adds Snowflex® to its Summer Attractions in Branson

Combs Family Ventures of Missouri adds Snowflex® to its Summer Attractions in Branson

Briton Engineering Developments has announced that it has been contracted to design and build their latest Snowflex® project in Branson, Missouri in the USA. Briton were awarded the order, from Combs Family Ventures, who own and operate Branson Zip Lines and Canopy Tours, to design and build...

More Details Emerge Of Ski Egypt

More Details Emerge Of Ski Egypt

More details are beginning to emerge about the set up of Ski Egypt, the first indoor snow centre to open in Africa, which welcomed its first skiers last month. The centre’s operators, Majid Al Futtaim Leisure and Entertainment, who also run the world famous Ski Dubai, have confirmed that the...

Italian Company Signs Deal To Build Mall With World’s Longest Ski Slope

Italian Company Signs Deal To Build Mall With World’s Longest Ski Slope

An Italian contractor has won the contract to build a new mall in Dubai that will house the world’s longest indoor snow slope yet. The Salini Impregilo group has signed a $435m contract with Meydan Group LLC to build the mall which is scheduled to be part of Dubai’s attractions set for Expo...

World’s Largest Indoor Snow Centre Nears Completion

World’s Largest Indoor Snow Centre Nears Completion

The world’s biggest indoor snow centre yet is nearing completion and is due to open later this year. Wanda Cultural Tourism City located in the Songbei District of Harbin, a city in the far North east of the country, will not, it seems, take the title of ‘longest indoor snow slope’...

Dry Slope Proposed For Inverness

Dry Slope Proposed For Inverness

A new dry ski slope has been proposed for Inverness in the Scottish Highlands. Snowsports enthusiasts from the local Inverness Backcountry Snowsports Club and Cairngorm Ski Club met to discuss a multi-activity centre centred around a dry ski slope in or close to Inverness and they are currently...

Belgian Dry Slope Demolished Ahead of New Indoor Snow Centre Construction

Belgian Dry Slope Demolished Ahead of New Indoor Snow Centre Construction

The Ski Aspen dry slope at Wilrijk in Belgium has been demolished top allow for the construction of an indoor snow centre this year. The centre had been operating with one of the world’s largest artificial surface ski slopes for more than three decades. Tens of thousands of skiers have learned...

New Year Round Ski Slope Opens Near Vienna

New Year Round Ski Slope Opens Near Vienna

A new year-round ski slope has opened at the traditional ski centre of  in Puchberg Am Schneeberg, located about one hour far from Austria’s capital Vienna by car. The new slope was declared open by the former female champion skier Michaela Dorfmeister. Created by the Austrian company...