Issue: Two - November 2008
Welcome to the latest issue of Hydro Dramatics' informative e-newsletter. Whatever your interests--large or small projects for commercial or government projects, parks or campuses--we think you'll enjoy hearing about the newest international innovations in fountain and water feature design and construction. We welcome your comments or questions specific to any creative applications you may be considering.
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Kerry Friedman, Vice President and General Manager
Anne Gunn, Fountain Consultant
Paul Kaus, Fountain Consultant
Popular Vintage Fountain Restored to Former Glory With High-Tech, Energy-Efficient Makeover
When the "Electric Fountain" was first built in 1929 on Government Hill in St. Louis' Forest Park, it was considered a marvel of technology. Its multi-colored underwater lights were an unheard of feature for the day. However, with time, the fountain's colors faded and its once-exuberant jets faltered. The mechanism could not be satisfactorily repaired. The main challenge for Hydro Dramatics was to design an economical, energy-efficient lighting system that would retain the beloved fountain's original ambiance. Click here for the whole story...
|WATER FEATURES BIG IN NEW URBANISM
New Town Community in St. Charles, Missouri, Devotes 80 Acres To Scenic Lakes and Canal
Missouri's largest home builder turns to Hydro Dramatics to provide dramatic water features for a dream community in the style of New Urbanism. Click here to read more...
|LIQUID WORKS OF ART
Golden Moon Casino's Granite Ball Fountain An Attention-Getting "Signature Piece of Art"
HDebora Pope, director of design management for Pearl River Resort in Choctaw, Miss., offers her perspective on how a unique water feature adds a special touch: "The beautiful floating granite ball water feature by Hydro Dramatics at the Golden Moon Hotel and Casino generates the most public attention at our complex. The experts at Hydro Dramatics...went to great lengths to find just the right quality and color of the perfect golden granite I desired. Hydro Dramatics took my ideas and turned them into a signature piece of art." Click here to learn more about the many applications of granite ball fountains...