The 'Motion of the Ocean' is brought to Loveland Living Planet Aquarium in Draper, Utah
MediaMation (MMI) will install a new attraction to LLPA with an additional 4D experience to include 2 MotionFloors™, 64 MX4D® Motion EFX seats, and an Immersive VR System!
Loveland Living Planet Aquarium is a cornerstone of education in diverse ecosystems from around the world. Since their opening in 2014, they have provided education to over seven million visitors about understanding and protecting diverse ecosystems from around the world. The Aquarium utilizes modern visual, audible and sensory technologies and mediums, such as 4D, to help educate the masses. The Aquarium is no stranger to 4D technology. Upon their opening, MMI installed a 156 seat 4D EFX theater that gave audiences an immersive feeling during the attraction. Currently, adding to their 4D arsenal, The Aquarium has once again contracted with the MMI award winning team to install 64 MX4D Motion EFX seats, and 2 Motion Floors with an immersive VR system to round out their immersive entertainment at their facility.
This amazing attraction is expected to open in the third quarter of 2022.
Assisting The Physically Impaired with 2 MediaMation MotionFloors
Loveland Living Planet Aquarium and MediaMation believe in entertainment and education for everyone who wants to take part in it. That is why two MotionFloors will be installed with subtle 4D effects for those with limited physical abilities . Flexibility of effects settings is what makes the MotionFloor unique and versatile enough to fit into any attraction genre. With MotionFloors on each side of the benches, everyone of all capabilities can enjoy the films from all angles.
Brand New 4D Films and Comfortable Seating
With the capacity to hold over 60 patrons at a time, 64 Motion EFX seats will be installed for an intimate learning environment to share with friends, family, classmates, colleagues etc. The experience is fully equipped with atmospheric theater effects and seat effects that are located in MMI’s patented MX4D armrest.
The Aquarium will be opening with 2 short films exploring ecosystems found around the world. You won’t want to miss these amazing films in a surreal MX4D experience.
ABOUT MEDIAMATION, INC.
For over 30 years, MediaMation, Inc. has provided award winning, innovative technological solutions to the Cinema and Themed Entertainment and Amusements market and expanded to the esports and VR industry in recent years. MediaMation is an interactive technology company and a worldwide, leading supplier and manufacturer of patented technology for 4D Motion EFX theatres and seats, including its MX4D Motion EFX technology, with over 360 installations worldwide. MediaMation also designs and implements turnkey creative solutions for complex shows, rides, exhibits, fountain shows, etc. for theme parks, zoos, aquariums, museums, cinemas and FECs.
ABOUT LOVELAND LIVING PLANET AQUARIUM
Loveland Living Planet Aquarium (LLPA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that inspires people to explore, discover, and learn about Earth’s diverse ecosystems. A world-class facility, the Aquarium provides learning opportunities at all levels, interests, and ages. Since opening its new facility in Draper in March 2014, the Aquarium has welcomed over seven million visitors and provided more than 650,000 educational experiences to students. Home to more than 4,000 animals representing 650 species, the Aquarium showcases ecosystems from around the planet including kelp forests, coral reefs, the deep ocean, Antarctic waters, Asian cloud forests, South American rain forests, and the waterways of our home state of Utah. Loveland Living Planet Aquarium is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA).
The new Rio Tinto Kennecott Plaza, a nine-acre expansion south of the Aquarium, recently opened and features the 165-foot tall EECO structure, peaceful gardens, artistic sculptures, and unique event space.
To learn how our Founder and CEO Brent Andersen brought the Aquarium to life, read this Utah Business article.