After building another stand-up for KECO (Kings Entertainment Company) in 1991 at California’s Great America (Santa Clara, CA), Jim Wintrode, the general manager of Six Flags Great America went to B&M with a concept that would revolutionize the industry: a roller coaster with cars dangling under the track… capable of inversions. 2,001 more words
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In the mid 1980’s, two engineers were starting to make a name for themselves working at Giovanola et Freres, an Intamin AG subcontractor based in Switzerland. 1,418 more words
GURNEE, Ill. — Six Flags Great America is looking to hire over 3,000 seasonal employees ranging from entry-level to management-level positions including paid internships.
Job fairs are scheduled for February 20; March 5, 12; and April 2, 13, 27. 113 more words
In 1999, Proslide introduced the ProBOWL, one of the first ever slide that integrated a Bowl shaped element. The first installation was at Golfland-Sunsplash (Roseville, CA) and features a 30 feet wide circular bowl. 1,025 more words
The Cubs advanced to the NLCS on Tuesday after their win against the Cardinals and there was cause for concern for Six Flags St. Louis. 169 more words