Entries by Brian Jenkins

Orbit landing in Canadian play spaces!

The Orbit is a robust and stylish roundabout, designed for fun social interaction by the leading Swedish play equipment company, HAGS. A favourite in Europe, it is just being released for Canadian play areas. See a video of it in action at Orbit Video. More information is available from your local PlayPower Canada representative. The Orbit is 1.8m […]

PlayPower Canada Unveils New Wooden Playground Solution!

PlayPower Canada just completed this huge wooden playground & the kids can’t wait to play.  Crafted in our Swedish factory, HAGS installations around the world have been receiving great responses. Landscape Architects and specifiers searching for a different look, and a different feel, are turning to our HAGS equipment to create special destination parks.

“First ever” Atlantic Recreation and Facilities Conference and Trade Show in Moncton

The “first ever” combined Atlantic Recreation and Facilities Conference and Trade Show is in Moncton, New Brunswick this week. Starting on April 23rd and running until April 25th, 2014, the conference is a partnership between Recreation New Brunswick, Recreation PEI, Recreation Nova Scotia, Recreation Newfoundland and Labrador, and Recreation Facility Association of Nova Scotia.  Plan […]

Educational Symposium In Ottawa

On April 11, 2014, Playground Planners hosted an Educational Symposium to help Landscape Architects and planners understand the latest solutions for public parks. This was a full day event featuring presentations from play industry experts, including Designing Inclusive Play Areas, new fitness solutions, and new products from Sweden. The event was well attended and resulted […]