Sunday, April 21, 2024

WhiteWater Attractions Take Center Stage in World’s Largest Building

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Richmond, BC, Canada – At the center of  Chengdu’s all-new, enormous 1.7 million square metre New Century Global Centre sits Paradise Island Waterpark.  Featuring a massive artificial beach and a giant LED screen reflecting ever-changing ocean views, the waterpark offers an original array of WhiteWater attractions designed for enjoyment by guests of all ages and abilities. Among WhiteWater attractions providing thrills, shrieks, and squeals are an elaborately themed AquaPlay structure offering splashy interactive fun for all, a towering, heart-pumping WhiteWater Abyss, and a Family Raft Ride. Guests can also test their surfing skills on a FlowRider Double and experience breathtaking drops, speed and splashes on a variety of Waterslides including an AquaLoop and a Whizzard.

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When approached to design and furnish the waterpark attractions for this world record breaking, 18 story glass and steel building, WhiteWater sought to deliver a complete waterpark experience – on a grand scale fitting this mega structure. “We are very honored and pleased to be part of this project, another world’s first for WhiteWater!”, commented WhiteWater President & CEO, Geoff Chutter.

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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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