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OpenAire will be at IAAPA Europe 2022

OpenAire will again be exhibiting at IAAPA Europe. Running from September 12-15 at the London Excel Center, OpenAire will be at booth 2827 during the shown. In attendance will be Mark Albertine and Wael Atassi. In addition to the tradeshow Nancy Patterson, Director of Design & Business Development will be moderating a presentation sponsored by […]
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An Expanding Waterpark Resort in the Heartland of America

OpenAire & Liv Hospitality Group, have a long term partnership whereby we have been a part of several phases in the expansion and development of WaTiki Indoor Waterpark Resort in Rapid City, SD. Rapid City lies east of Black Hills National Forest and is known as a gateway to Mt. Rushmore, the massive iconic sculpture […]
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Atlantic City is getting a Waterpark with an OpenAire Retractable Roof

OpenAire has begun construction of the new 100,000 sf Island Waterpark at The Showboat Resort Atlantic City. OAKVILLE, ON – March 2022 – OpenAire is pleased to share that Tower Investments Inc, a leading developer of retail, entertainment, mixed use, residential and commercial properties, founded by Bart Blatstein, who is also the owner of Showboat […]
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New Retractable Rooftop Pool coming to Resorts Casino Atlantic City

March 21, 2022 - OpenAire is thrilled to Partner with SOSH Architects in the renovation of the rooftop at Resorts Casino Hotel. The upper level pool deck is being transformed with a new glass retractable roofs enclosure, new, luxury furniture, TVs and a bar. The newly updated Rooftop deck will be the latest sin a […]
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Bally’s Atlantic City to open a New Boardwalk Beer Hall

Opening in 2022, OpenAire is pleased to be partnering with the designers at SOSH Architects on the new beer garden called The Yard, located at Bally’s Atlantic City. The Yard will be a 60ft wide and 85ft long retractable roof enclosure sitting within the U shaped courtyard of the hotel. The new beer garden will […]
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Is now the time to restart my pre-Covid Project?

The short answer is yes, if you can. After a couple years of Covid-19 related delays and cancellations the world has finally gone back to work. However what remains is higher construction costs and far longer lead times. So if you had a project and it was put on hold, is it a good time […]
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Operable Walls Let Fresh Air Into Your Storefront

Are you familiar with Operable Walls? Every business owner is looking for long-term solutions to prevent future pandemic closures. This means not only modified business models and services but sometimes includes upgraded facilities. Most cities and towns have commercial areas where businesses find themselves in storefront spaces. Typically these are glass fronted spaces because it […]
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OpenAire Launches their First AIA Continuing Education Course on the benefits of Naturally Ventilated Spaces!

OAKVILLE, Ontario – November 16, 2020 - OpenAire, the leading builder of retractable roof solutions, is thrilled to announce that on December 08, 2020 our first
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OpenAire and SCX Special Projects join forces to transform outdoor spaces into multi-use venues in a post-COVID-19 world

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH OpenAire, the world’s leading retractable roof specialists and kinetic engineering firm SCX Special Projects, have partnered to create solutions that will transform outdoor areas into flexible, attractive and innovative spaces. COVID-19 has hit the entertainment and leisure sectors hard. Indoor venue capacities will remain reduced for a while to come and consumer […]
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100% of OpenAire US Indoor Waterparks are open!

All of OpenAire's indoor waterparks around the USA are open. Only our indoor park in Canada remains closed as of  July 06, 2020 This is compared to about 66% of public and private indoor parks across the US who have re-opened so far. (per June 25, 2020 Hotel and Leisure Advisors Update) From: Hotel and […]
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You can save money by building your Indoor Aquatic Center with Aluminum

Any facility that is indoor and aquatic has to be built properly. The repercussions of poor construction can be structural building failure (there are several reported cases buildings collapsing), corrosion, and constant maintenance. Space needs to be safe and healthy for guests and staff. Waterparks have additional concerns due to the extreme volume of splashing […]
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Commercial Architecture COVID-19 series: Who is Ahead of the Curve in this Time of Pandemic?

Designing for the “new normal” During a global pandemic, business and building operators, owners and real estate asset managers of all types of commercial facilities are wondering where do we go from here  You may be asking yourself questions like: “When do we open up” “What changes do we need to make to open in […]
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