KMG (company)

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KMG
Manufacturers - Amusement Rides
IndustryManufacturing
Founded1989
FounderIsje Kroon
HeadquartersNetherlands,
Neede
Area served
Worldwide
ProductsAmusement rides
Websitekmg.nl/kmg

KMG is a Dutch company manufacturing amusement rides, located in Neede, Gelderland. KMG has constructed over 150 rides to date.[1]

The following, among others, are KMG rides:[2]

  • Afterburner (sold under the name Fireball in the US), a Pendulum ride.[3]
  • Discovery
  • Discovery v2.0
  • Freak Out
  • Speed
  • Experience
  • XXL
  • Fun Factory
  • Tango
  • X-Factory (Miami)
  • Speed Buzz
  • High Swing
  • Experience
  • Move It 32
  • Move It 24 (smaller version of the Move It 32)
  • Move It 18
  • Para Jump (Discontinued)
  • Tropical Trip
  • Swing It
  • Inversion 12
  • XLR8
  • Sicko
  • Mission Space
  • Inversion 24
  • Surf Ride
  • Speed XXL (A 65 meter speed using the A Frame of a XXL)

Accident[edit]

In July 2017, the Fire Ball ride broke apart at the Ohio State Fair, resulting in one death this was due to poor maintenance by the owner.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ KMG - fairground constructors
  2. ^ http://www.kmg.nl/kmg/factory/factory_en.html
  3. ^ "Accident with Dutch carnival attraction kills one, injures 7 in U.S." NL Times.
  4. ^ "Ohio State Fair ride video: Video shows moment Fire Ball ride broke mid-swing, killing 1". WCPO-TV. Scripps Media. 2017-07-27. Retrieved 2017-07-27.