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Katapult appointed designers for new Portmagee Whiskey experience

We are delighted to announced that we have been appointed as designers on a new whiskey experience in Ireland.

Brand & IP Attractions Industry Survey 2020

Katapult conducted research to find out the current state of the leisure and attractions industry, when it came to the use of brands and IPs. Here were the results.

TORCHLIGHT: New Dark Ride Experience Unveiled By Katapult And Simworx

TORCHLIGHT: New Dark Ride Experience Unveiled By Katapult And Simworx

A gripping, new horror dark ride experience has been unveiled by themed attraction designers Katapult, in collaboration with simulator ride manufacturer, Simworx.

Join Katapult at Blooloop V-Expo

Katapult will be present at Blooloop V-Expo, which runs from Tuesday 13th - Thursday 15th October. We are proud to be sponsors at the inaugural virtual conference and of this year's Brand & IP Network Lounge.

Katapult’s 2020 Helping Hands Project brings joy to children at UK Primary School

Katapult has completed a new playground experience featuring climbing frame and mutli-sensory garden as part of their Helping Hands Project 2020.

7 changes covid-19 has accelerated in the attractions industry

7 changes Covid-19 has accelerated in the attractions industry

Katapult hosted a webinar, at Connecting Culture Virtual Expo, and discussed how Covid-19 has become an accelerator for change in guest experience in the attractions industry.

Katapult transforms city centre Market Place

Katapult complete a vibrant 330-person capacity al fresco dining experience in the city centre of Derby, UK. This Covid-secure experience has been created to support the local hospitality industry.

The joy of bringing heritage interpretation into a theme park

The worlds of both theme parks and museums rarely cross, but so often they compete for the same time and money of guests. As a result we were delighted to work on this special project in Ireland.

The changing face of theme park guests in 2020

The theme park and attraction industry has made a step-change in 2019. Exciting expansions to existing parks, new park investments in new countries and the ever-closing relationship of attractions within retail spaces has had a huge impact.

A tale of transformation at blooloopLIVE

Katapult were honoured to both sponsor and grace blooloopLIVE with our presence. A stellar line-up of speakers from the likes of Disney, Universal, Meow Wolf, The London Resort and Bompas & Parr took to the stage in London to deliver a key theme - transformation.

Top talking points from Family Attractions Expo 2019

We were once again part of the 18,000 strong crowd that attended the Family Attractions Expo in Birmingham, UK, this year. I had the privilege of attending numerous seminars given by industry leaders. Here’s the top talking points from Thursday’s speakers.

Who’s shaping the future of the theme park industry?

Nominations are still open for The Blooloop 50 until the Friday 20th September, and anyone in the industry can participate. The final top 50 will be announced in November after a shortlisting has been completed by the judging panel. Who will you nominate?