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S&S Tower Rides Headed to Two Wanda Parks in China

Logan, UT, USA (January 4, 2016) — S&S Worldwide, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has signed contracts with the Wanda Group to build and install a 16-Seat Combo Tower at their Wuxi Wanda park and 12-Seat Double Towers at their Guangzhou Wanda park.

Wanda Cultural Industry Group is reportedly China’s largest cultural enterprise, with operations in commercial property, department stores, luxury hotels, and culture/tourism, which includes cinemas, film and television production, and both indoor and outdoor theme parks.

S&S Worldwide, the largest U.S. manufacturer of major amusement rides and roller coasters, has been manufacturing air-launched rides since 1994.  The company has installed over 450 rides and roller coasters in 30 countries, including over 160 tower rides.  Gerald Ryan, Executive Director of Sales and Marketing for S&S said, “The tower rides will be a great addition to both parks. S&S has proven its tower technology and know that Wanda will be very pleased with the product that is delivered.” The Wuxi Wanda tower is projected to open in March 2018. The Guangzhou Wanda towers are projected to open August 2018.

Ryan added, “S&S appreciates the great relationship that has been built over the years with Wanda. We are excited to begin these new projects and hope to continue working with the Wanda Group on their expansions throughout China.”

For more information, please contact [email protected] or visit the company’s website,

Joe Kleiman
Joe Kleiman
Raised in San Diego on theme parks, zoos, and IMAX films, InPark's Senior Correspondent Joe Kleiman would expand his childhood loves into two decades as a projectionist and theater director within the giant screen industry. In addition to his work in commercial and museum operations, Joe has volunteered his time to animal husbandry at leading facilities in California and Texas and has played a leading management role for a number of performing arts companies. Joe previously served as News Editor and has remained a contributing author to InPark Magazine since 2011. HIs writing has also appeared in Sound & Communications, LF Examiner, Jim Hill Media, The Planetarian, Behind the Thrills, and MiceChat His blog, takes an unconventional look at the attractions industry. Follow on twitter @ThemesRenewed Joe lives in Sacramento, California with his wife, dog, and a ghost.

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