Category: Construction

PHOTOS: Orlando Eye Construction

We drove by the construction site for the Orlando Eye on Universal Blvd, and snapped a few pictures. Looks like most of the Ferris Wheel Structure is in place, and work is still continuing. Click on the photos to enlarge...

Universal Orlando Reveals Diagon Alley Details

Harry Potter fans, rejoice. Universal Orlando today divulged exciting new details about The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley, which will open this summer at Universal Studios. Just like in the Potter books and films, guests will be able...

Six Flags over Texas Releases Boomtown Details

Six Flags Over Texas released new details today about Bugs Bunny Boomtown, the expansion of the park’s children’s area. When Boomtown opens, it will feature new and enhanced rides designed especially for the park’s younger guests. Watch an animation of...

Banshee Construction in Final Stretch

The last two pieces of Kings Island’s Banshee coaster arrived at the park yesterday—meaning that construction of the 4,124-foot-long B&M inverted coaster is nearing completion. In just a few months, riders will be speeding along the track at speeds of up...

Falcon’s Fury Surpasses 300 Feet

You don’t have to be inside Busch Gardens Tampa anymore to see the latest Falcon’s Fury construction update. With the tower recently reaching the 300-foot mark, anyone in the general vicinity of the theme park should get an excellent view...

Dollywood’s FireChaser Express Construction Update

Earlier this week, Dollywood shared some excellent construction photos of their new Gerstlauer dual-launch coaster, FireChaser Express. The coaster will include a forward and backward launch. The forward launch will propel riders from zero to 16 mph in 1.1 seconds, the...