Press Release

Martin & Vleminckx is honored that their teams creativity, craftsmanship and dedication has been recognized with the prestigious  ‘International Outstanding Roller Coaster Supplier’ award at the 2017 Asia Attractions Gold Crown event.

4th December 2017


Asia Attractions’ 2017 Golden Crown Outstanding Suppliers & Parks Awards Winners 2017 Announced!

(Shanghai, China) On October 19, the 2017 Asia Attractions’ Golden Crown Outstanding Suppliers & Park Awards celebrated the very best the amusement industry has to offer with a glittering awards ceremony and formal dinner, held at the Sheraton Shanghai Hotel & Residences, in the Pudong district of Shanghai, China.

More than 150 industry experts, park representatives and supplier representatives attended the awards ceremony, which saw 13 Outstanding Suppliers Awards and three Outstanding Parks Awards presented by the leading business magazine for the amusement industry in China, Asia Attractions.

Among the high-profile guests, Chinese theme park industry expert Zhu Xing attended the evening, along with Zhong Zinfu, Director of Water Attractions Special Committee of CAAPA and General Manager of Prominent Technology Enterprise; Zheng Wei, Vice President of CCIA Cultural Tourism Development; Liu Yuzheng, Vice-General Manager of Huayi Brothers Real Scene Entertainment; Ge Shiwei, Office Director of Shanghai Jinjiang Amusement Park; Wu Chunlai, General Manager Assistant of Suzhou Park; Li Pengwei, Vice President of BRC Cultural Tourism Group; He Lin, General Manager of Aoyuan Cultural Tourism; Lin Huanjie, President of Institute for Theme Park Studies in China; Fang Long,  General Manager of Chengdu Aqua Magic; Wu Liubing, Assistant General Manager of Changzhou Dinoland; Li Yanchan, General Manager of Winsing Animation Group Park; Shang Lishuang, General Manager of World Carnival Amusement Park; and Zhang Li, Chief Editor of Asia Attractions magazine itself.

Asia Attractions’ Chief Editor Zhang Li, commented on the success of the event: “As an active member of the games and amusement industry we hope the awards will promote and encourage the healthy development of excellent, high-quality Chinese companies and in turn a healthy industry, while also setting the standard of outstanding companies and promoting future development and the direction the industry needs to move in.”

“All of the companies included on the awards shortlist have had projects operating in China from 2016 to June 2017,” continues Zhang Li. “More than 100 Chinese companies and 50 overseas companies completed for 16 awards.”

There are three rounds of voting in the awards. The first round sees Chinese parks nominate companies and suppliers for inclusion; the second round comes in the form of WeChat platform voting; and the third round sees industry experts cast their final vote.

The awards were split into domestic and international categories and the winners are as follows:

2017 Outstanding Roller Coasters Award

China – Golden Horse Technology Entertainment Corp.,Ltd

International – Martin & Vleminckx Ltd.

2017 Outstanding Master Planning Award

China – Guangzhou DongFang Culture and Tourism Industrial Development Co., Ltd

International – JORA VISION EUROPE B.V.


2017 Outstanding Theming, Design & Constructions Award


International – Polin Waterparks

2017 Outstanding Major/Family Rides Award

China – Golden Horse Technology Entertainment Corp.,Ltd

International – Huss Park Attractions GmbH

2017 Outstanding Big Water Park Attractions Award

China – Guangzhou Dalang Water Park Equipment CO., Ltd

International – WhiteWater West


2017 Outstanding Ticketing Systems Award

Galasys Global (Suzhou) Co., Ltd, China

2017 Outstanding Operations Management Service Award

Changzhou dinosaur land culture& Tourism management co., LTD, China

2017 Outstanding Interactive Water Play Award

China – Zhengzhou Wolong Amusement Equipment Co., Ltd.

International – Vortex Aquatic Structures International

2017 Outstanding Middle/Small Rides Award

China – Shenyang Chuangqi Amusement Equipment Co., Ltd.

International – Antonio Zamperla S.p.A

2017 Outstanding Playgrounds Award

China – Shenzhen Yonglixing Amusement Rides Co., Ltd

International – UNO Parks


2017 Outstanding 3D Theatres & Dark Rides Award

China – Shanghai Hirain Digital Technology Co.,Ltd

International – Holovis International Limited


2017 Outstanding VR Products Award

Beijing Shenlinqijing Culture Inc., China

2017 Outstanding Live Performance/Stunts Award

Creative Garden Group, China

2017 Outstanding Themed Food & Beverage Award

Changzhou Joyland Co., Ltd., China

2017 Outstanding Themed Event Award


2017 Outstanding Innovative Entertainment Award

Fruit Man Theme World, China

The 2018 Asia Attractions Golden Crown Outstanding Suppliers & Parks Awards will launch in Jun 2018. More information will be released concerning application dates and sponsorship opportunities.