At the IAAPA Attractions Expo 2014, on November 18th in Orlando, Florida, Ecoline are to present their latest innovation: EcoZip tree based rollercoaster zip line. EcoZip is used in the World’s longest rollercoaster zip line (1 kilometre, 3280 feet) near Sydney, Australia.
Ecoline is a highly experienced, award-winning company creating innovative tree based experiences, world-wide. They provide unique and challenging custom-made adventures and educational experiences for communities, which are eco-friendly and fosters educational opportunities. Ecoline has developed its own safety system EcoZip that really ramps up the adventure as customers zip around the trees. Ecoline always uses industry best European and Australian technology, and have an exemplary safety record. Established in 1998, Ecoline is located in Australia.
“Our goal is to create ‘wow’ experiences that get people of all ages and abilities outdoors, having fun and pushing their own boundaries. EcoZip is suitable for a large range of ages and physical abilities. It’s also fully accessible: wheelchair users can experience the EcoZip rollercoaster zip line.” says Ecoline Managing Director Frederic Galimard.
Participants twist, turn, zig zag and loop-the-loop around trees, experiencing an exhilarating rush like no other. Ecoline General Manager Sandrine Gaymard explains “Customers are blown away by the feelings this new experience provides. They want to share this with others and come back for more with their friends and family”.
The EcoZip safety system consists of specifically designed pipes suspended from trees and patented Ecoline designed pulleys. Mr Galimard continues: “EcoZip has been in development for two years in Australia. We are incredibly proud of this innovation and to have the ability to design a system that is the longest in the World. No one else has come close to Ecoline’s achievement.”
Ecoline also creates high ropes courses (using both smart and continuous belay safety systems), canopy tours and tree houses in addition to rollercoaster zip lines. Their EcoTrack continuous belay system has been successfully used in Australia for 5 years. All of Ecoline’s products are custom made to suit the site, the target market as well as being sympathetic with the environment.
Ecoline is a multi-award winning company including:
o 2014, 2013 Australian Business Awards for Innovation
o 2013 Australian Tourism Awards (Silver)
o 2013 NSW Tourism Awards (Gold)
o 2012, 2011, 2010 Australian Business Awards for Enterprise o 2011 Telstra Business Awards for Small Business
o 2011 Telstra Business Awards for Social Responsibility o Eco-certified under EcoTourism Australia since 2010
A video Showing EcoZip in action