Cooperation between climbing park manufacturers, mobile telephone mast manufacturers and telecom companies creates new attraction for climbers. AMSTERDAM, Netherlands cell phone towers are today in all European countries the landscape and offer property owners who agree to an establishment of a such a mast on their plot, a source of income in the form of rental income. A new cooperation project in the Netherlands but still extends this concept to use with the target, cell phone towers also as a commercial sports and leisure facilities. “All in all a fascinating pilot project”, Ewout van Voorst, the Managing Director of Skywalker adventure builders, explains one of the leading companies for the design and construction of climbing parks and forest rope gardens in Europe. We cooperate especially companies in this context with the different, which specializes in the construction of masts for landlines and cellular towers.”in a sense is the project a joint of kind of “Venture dar”, explains van Voorst.
In most cases, the construction of the mast is financed by the telecom companies need for their GSM antenna mast. The regional entrepreneurs, which belongs to the land upon the cell tower is built, was interested in a kind of multi function Tower however from the outset.” The concept per se is not new. Walk-in mobile towers, for example also offering a viewing platform, are already in Germany and other European countries. But what makes our pilot project, is the fact that also use the mobile phone masts in addition to its original purpose as a commercially driven climbing facility”, says van Voorst. “And that’s where we come into play.” in principle allows also to other areas stretching the concept if this with the local conditions and the security provisions in line bring can”, says van Voorst. If poles are designed as much purpose towers this a priori and then “be used by more than one party, or whether already locally owned disused masts – converted in climbing towers one is sure: cell phone towers as climbing ability are exceptional and fascinating.” Skywalker adventure Builder: Skywalker (www.skywab.com) developed sophisticated concepts in the field of free air playgrounds/adventure parks. The company designs and builds ECO forest climbing, rope parks, climbing towers, theme parks and forest – and nature play areas. The experience of the company, the innovative design as well as the quality, safety and durability of the products make Skywalker into one of the leading manufacturers in Europe.