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After several installations had been planned in the Russian Black Sea region in the past, the purchase contract for the construction of an Alpine Coaster in the Rosa Khutor ski resort near Sochi was concluded last year and installation began at the end of September 2018.

Sochi is the top address for skiers and is certainly familiar to those...

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Anyone who thinks there is only room for one Alpine Coaster in the small Principality of Andorra in the Pyrenees between France and Spain has another think coming. Andorra is known not only as a tax haven, but also for the excellent winter sports it offers. After we built the longest Alpine Coaster in the world (3500 m) in 2007 in the Naturlandia...

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The "City of Dreams" is a huge holiday complex with hotels, casino, a host of restaurants and luxury shopping mall in Macau, China. In 2017 we were contacted by a French designer who was planning a very special project for the City of Dreams:

A slide in the shopping area was supposed to upgrade the whole mall - and of course the existing high...

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A combination of shopping mall and amusement park is nearing completion in Mexico City. Since last year, construction work has been underway on the multi-storey building directly on a busy main road. Numerous shops will be doing business here.

In addition to the shopping experience, the project's focus is on activities and exciting attractions...

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is how the Wildkogel Arena in Neukirchen, Austria, advertises its latest attraction, the Panorama Slide, which turns a hike for young and old alike into an amazing experience.

Ten different types of stainless steel slides await the hikers. For example, the 22 m long "Sepp", a tube curve slide, which in its freefall section will cause many to let...

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On August 1, 11 school leavers began their training at our company.

In addition to an electronics technician in operating technology, two industrial clerks, seven construction mechanics in equipment technology and one technical system planner in steel and metal construction technology are being trained.

Supported by their trainers and...

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At 2224 m, Mount Hermon is the northernmost and the highest point in Israel. The mountain range around the Golan Heights, from which you can look deep into Syrian territory and Lebanon, is also currently again the scene of military activity, which has occasionally been putting our fitters on high alert during their stay on site. Despite the...

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Ruhpolding is a town in the Bavarian Alps, famed for its winter sports. Its biathlon performance centre and various other facilities such as ski jumping hills make it a training base for many world-class athletes from around the world.

However, in summer, too, the town offers numerous options for active pastimes - and not just for competitive...

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Nearly two years ago we reported on the world’s largest cruise liner, the “Harmony of the Seas”. This record has since been broken, with sister ship “Symphony of the Seas” now holding this title. With a length of 362 metres, the ship is just twenty metres shorter than the Empire State Building. Nearly 9,000 people, including 2,200 crew members,...

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On 18th of February, what is now the 12th education fair started in Fulda's Esperanto Hall. Over two days, 172 companies and their training professions were showcased on an area of 4,300 square metres. "What makes it special is that pupils get first-hand information. They can talk one on one with the trainees. No careers advice can offer this so...

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