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Dutch specialist WINS from US manufacturer AMSTERDAM, Netherlands for climbing park construction. Thanks to increasing popularity among young and old, zip nowadays not only an integral part of adventure as well as sports and leisure parks, playgrounds and climbing, but also as single plants are a crowd-puller. In this context, in particular high-speed Ziplines play an increasingly important role”, says Ewout van Voorst, Managing Director of the company of Skywalker adventure Builder for several years of one of the leading European specialist for the design and construction of outdoor climbing facilities. On the one hand, the safety requirements of such equipment are very high. On the other hand the high degree of popularity requires a simple, durable and catchy system of backup to avoid unnecessary delays and to give participants a comprehensive experience”, says van Voorst. ferent approach. In this respect, we are very proud that our company now the Europe-wide distribution of the latest Apply automatic backup technology from the United States could.”surpasses all currently existing technologies” our zipSTOP system, explains John McGowan, Managing Director in Boulder, Colorado, based company TRUBLUE auto belays, which products are applied practically in the entire North American region. “Definitely a when compared to conventional off braking, either on the spring principle based, use brake slide or manual braking by supervisory personnel, comprises what participants even on high-speed Ziplines zipSTOP a self-regulating magnetic brake system for cable cars, sure and comfortable decelerates.” revolutionary system “, van Voorst confirmed. One reason why we were so interested in the acquisition of pan-European sales.” In addition to the high security factor offers a whole range of other benefits zipSTOP according to van Voorst: the system is basically flexible and can be used in a whole series of Flying Fox configurations in so easily.

Continue to make “low operating costs and low maintenance costs the system for operators of commercial climbing facilities very attractive.” And not only for operators. “zipSTOP has been designed for the widest possible range of participants weights and speeds designed”, McGowan added. zipSTOP is suitable for participants with a body weight of 15 to 150kg and sliding speeds slows down safely and comfortably up to 70 km / h. ” And that’s not all. Polls indicate that 61% of our clients were commercially or as part of a community sports facility operate the indoor climbing facilities and use TRUBLUE technology that recorded an increased number of members or subscribers”, says McGowan. Self-locking is when customers highly in the course,”adds van Voorst. TRUBLUE and related technologies allow now to run wall-climbing than individual sports, because the presence of climbing buddies or guardians, which typically take over the hedge is no longer required in many systems.” To Skywalker adventure Builders: Skywalker develops comprehensive concepts in the free air playgrounds/adventure park. The company designs and builds ECO forest climbing, rope parks, climbing towers, theme parks and forest – and nature play areas, and also advises clients in terms of business planning and management of commercially-operated recreational facilities. The experience of the company, the innovative design as well as the quality, safety and durability of the products make Skywalker into one of the leading manufacturers in Europe.