Flying Aces: The Story Behind the Steel

George Walker’s first-hand, behind the scenes account of the new Flying Aces roller coaster experience at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi. The projectors had been fired up for the first time, and the room came alive with the images of planes flying in a brilliant sunset sky!

Batavia native creating theme park attractions around the world

Even as a child, George Walker IV had a vivid imagination and big dreams. By JOANNE BECK DAILY NEWS CORRESPONDENT The Batavia native spent most of his time building personal versions of Disney World out of Legos. Little did he know at the time that he would grow up to be creative director for a […]

Three is a Magic Number

Walker, Haimson and Emerick bring a new strategy to Dynamic Attractions by Martin Palicki & Judith Rubin Dynamic Attractions, known for delivering world-class ride systems, has announced a bold strategy to provide an innovative concept called Unlimited Attractions™ to its clients around the globe. It’s a strategy that the company expects will take them a giant leap forward, offering new […]

Dynamic Structures’ wild ride from steelmaker to theme park innovator

“This dumps you down. You feel like you’re falling,” Guy Nelson says, pointing to a five-storey-high roller-coaster switch under construction in one of the cavernous sheds at Dynamic Structures’ dusty six-acre yard in Port Coquitlam, B.C. “We stop you, and then we reverse you. You go backwards and roll off down another track. There are […]

Dynamic Attractions to open Orlando Attractions Development Center

Orlando Sentinel | by Caitlin Dineen Dynamic Attractions, a media-based attractions company, will open a new center in Orlando. The Orlando Attractions Development Center will open in spring in the Horizon Commerce Center on Sand Lake Road, said Guy Nelson, Dynamic’s president. The announcement was made Wednesday during the annual International Association of Amusement Parks […]

Dynamic Attractions set to open an Attractions Development Center in Orlando

Orlando, FL (November 18, 2015) — Dynamic Attractions, a leader in media-based attractions for major theme parks, is expanding with a new office in Orlando and an ‘industry first’ service called Unlimited Attractions. The announcement was made today at the International Attractions and Amusement Parks Association (IAAPA) annual convention in Orlando, Florida.   “Building on […]

Fun is Serious Business to B.C. Amusement-Park Contractors

Local companies are cashing on major markets in Asia and the Middle East Business in Vancouver | By Nelson Bennett When it comes to exports, British Columbia is best known for its lumber, metallurgical coal and copper. But B.C. has also become a major exporter of butterflies. No, not the insect – but instead the […]

Port Coquitlam amusement ride company is a ‘thrilling’ success

Global News | By Josh Hua Wed, May 20: Port Coquitlam business Dynamic Structures is expanding, thanks to demand for its thrilling products in Asia. Watch Video

New Contract Award Valued At $24 Million

Empire Industries Ltd. (TSX-V: EIL) today reported that its Dynamic Attractions business unit has been awarded a contract valued in excess of US$ 24 million to supply one of its proprietary attractions to a major theme park in south Asia. This contract award comes from the same client that purchased two other attractions which were […]

Port Coquitlam company gives astronomers better view of universe

Global News | Linda Aylesworth reports Tue, Apr 7: Dynamic Structures is known for building thrill rides but it also happens to have a great deal of expertise building components for giant telescopes. Linda Aylesworth explains how their latest project will not only lead to more high-tech jobs, but help the search for life beyond […]

Dynamic Attractions Underlines Commitment to US Market

Original Article: InterPark March – April 2015 Dynamic Attractions is boosting its stakes in the US market by locating its sales and attraction development facility in the country later this year. DYNAMIC Attractions, a subsidiary of diversified engineering and manufacturing group Empire Industries, continues to increase its focus on the theme parks and attractions industry. […]

Two New Contract Awards Valued At $42 Million

Empire Industries Ltd. (TSX‐V: EIL) today reported that its Dynamic Attractions business unit has been awarded two contracts valued in excess of US$ 42 million to supply two of its proprietary attractions to a major theme park in south Asia. These contracts will largely be executed over the next 36 months. Download full article [PDF]