The Good old Times
Paul Mack began his work as a craftsman and entrepreneur building carriages and stage coaches.
Construction of organ wagons. From then on continuous further development of saloon caravans for travelling showmen and circuses.
First development of rides for funfairs.
Production of the first wooden coaster.
Production of the first petrol ride.
Production of the first wooden bobsled ride.
Strong increase in exports to the USA.
First prototyping of the "Wild Mouse"
Grand opening of Europa-Park in Rust by Franz and Roland Mack.
Europa-Park achieves the maximum score "excellent" from Stiftung Warentest (leading German product / services survey institute).
MACK Rides receives the DIN ISO 9001:2000 certification from TÜV Sueddeutschland.
MACK Rides celebrates its 225 anniversary.
Franz Mack is inducted to the IAAPA Hall of Fame.
The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) elects Roland Mack Third Vice Chair by IAAPA's Board of Directors.
bluefire Megacoaster attracts more than 5 million riders after one year of operation and becomes the best launch coaster attraction worldwide.
As the first German in the over 90 years history, Roland Mack takes over as Chairman of the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA).