Waterpark & Aquatic Center Development

Waterpark Management & Development

ARM has extensive experience in the operation and management of a variety of projects of every size, including:

  • Indoor Waterparks
  • Outdoor Waterparks
  • Waterpark Resorts
  • Community & Municipal Waterparks
  • Community & Municipal Aquatic Centers

We are second to none in providing operational excellence and memorable guest experiences which are key to generating the highest return on investment for owners, investors and municipalities. Our development services include:

Project Planning

ARM works closely with the development team in the overall design of the waterpark and aquatic facilities, including:

  • Master Facility Considerations
  • Branding Recommendations
  • Food & Beverage Operations
  • Aquatic Areas & Rides
  • Arcades / Retail Outlets & Attractions
  • Other Ancillary Guest Experience Areas
  • Back of House Areas
  • Life Safety & Security
  • Energy Management & Profitability

Pre-opening Development

ARM works with the team in preparation for the facility opening, including the following critical tasks:

  • Timeline Development
  • Review Construction Progress
  • Recruiting Senior Management
  • Developing Business Plan / Budgets
  • Establishing Financial Standards
  • FF&E Procurement
  • Developing Human Resources Policies & Training
  • Establishing Standard Operating Procedures
  • Setting Financial Controls
  • Developing Quality Assurance Programs
  • Insurance Negotiations

Post Opening Monitoring

The ARM team provides on-site supervision during this critical phase, including oversight and assistance of:

  • Receiving and Installing Operational Supplies and Equipment
  • Large Scale Hiring and Training
  • Pre-Opening Commission, Start-Up Testing
  • Grand Opening Planning & Opening Day
  • Implementation of Standard Procedures
  • Implementation of Quality Assurance Program

Project Management

We offer full-service, on-going management for all projects, which includes monitoring the operations of the resort through:

  • Site Inspections / Monitoring
  • Quality Assurance Monitoring
  • Financial Report Monitoring
  • Expense Monitoring & Controls
  • Yield & Rate Management
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Routine Audits
  • Optimization of Performance

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