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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...

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’...

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...

Egyptians To See Snow For The First Time in Ski Egypt

Egyptians To See Snow For The First Time in Ski Egypt

Ahmed Galal Ismail, CEO of Majid Al Futtaim Ventures which operates Ski Dubai and will open Africa’s first indoor snow centre Ski Egypt next year says he hopes Egyptians will get to see snow for the first time when the centre opens. Talking to the international Arab magazine eniGma’s...

The New World’s Biggest Indoor Snow Centre Nears Completion

The New World’s Biggest Indoor Snow Centre Nears Completion

The new biggest indoor snow centre in the world in terms of its snow covered area is nearing completion in China. The centre will have six ski runs, far more choice than the one or two offered by most existing centres.  The combined snow slope area of 86,000 square metres is around double the...

The World’s 6 Largest Indoor Snow Slopes

The World’s 6 Largest Indoor Snow Slopes

There are several different indoor snow centres that claim to have the biggest or longest indoor snow slope in the world. It’s difficult to give an exact answer as to which really is definitely the biggest because you can measure in different ways and the biggest are pretty close in...