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Join the ride

Maurer Rides offers career opportunities in many different industrial and technical professions. What they all have in common is the fascination of roller coasters and high-speed transport on rails. Whether you have professional experience or not, this is where your individual talents, strengths and needs come into their own. Become part of our team. Unsolicited applications for positions not advertised, student research projects and student internships are also welcome at any time. We are looking for team players with enthusiasm and passion for the following positions: Production employee*, PLC programmer*/commissioning engineer*, mechanical engineering designer* *m/f/d [Learn more]

New design!

Are you radically different, or do you love interactivity? Then the new Spike® summer collection "Be interactive" & "Spike Racing" is now available for all Maurer Rides fans. Order now, the new SPIKE design, in our spikerace.com store and share with us your enthusiasm for a new generation of roller coasters. [Learn more]

MAURER MAGazin 2022

We are pleased to present the 4th issue of MAURER Magazine. From earthquake protection of large viaducts or buildings, and the components in the world's longest suspension bridge in Turkey, to the opening of a Spinning Coaster in Dubai, find out the exciting background information about the latest developments and international projects of the MAURER Group. [Learn more]

Funworld - A SPIKE in Rider Interactivity

Columnist Arthur Levine writes for Funworld about the latest trends for attractions. He tested "Bolt: Ultimate Sea Coaster", the roller coaster on Carnival Cruise Line's Mardi Gras ship and was thrilled. Shouldn't there be more interactivity in theme parks? For example, like on "Desmo Race" in Mirabilandia, where passengers are allowed to duel each other directly on 2 parallel tracks. [Learn more]

IAAPA Spring Summit

The IAAPA Spring Summit took place this time in sunny Rome. Part of the programme was a visit to the Magicland park, where CEO Guido Zucchi presented his vision of the future park strategy to the approximately 100 participants. Torsten Schmidt, representative of Maurer Rides, was able to give special insights into the main attraction Shock before the guests were allowed to take an exclusive lap through the X-Car Launch Coaster [Learn more]

In the media

The First Drop, the magazine of the European Coaster Club, has published a great article about Bolt: the Ultimate Sea Coaster in its current issue. You can read the article by Marlon Scott with the kind permission of the ECC at the following link. [Learn more]

Spike® Snow Coaster

With skids and spikes through the winter world. Maurer Rides goes skiing and designs a fast Spike coaster for ski resorts and mountain resorts. Airtime over snow-covered hills, a long curve at a quiet lake, a non-inverted loop in the winter forest and, as a surprise, a reverse ride with extra start-up over the mountain. [Learn more]

A First Look at Carnival Celebration

Carnival Cruise Line is giving guests a first look at Carnival Celebration, sister ship to the incredibly popular Mardi Gras. After such an incredible response, the centerpiece of Carnival Celebration’s Ultimate Playground will be BOLT, The Ultimate Sea Coaster. Reaching a very exciting milestone, Maurer Rides, the manufacturer of the attraction, has fully assembled BOLT on land and is currently conducting initial shoreside test runs near Munich, Germany. [Learn more]

Opening “Now You See Me: Highroller”

Maurer Rides Spinning Coaster 3000 - the world´s fastest single-car Spinning Roller Coaster opens in the Lionsgate® Zone at Motiongate™ Dubai as part of Dubai Parks and Resorts Expansion. The highlight in the truest sense of the word is the new NIL, "Non-Inverted Loop" [Learn more]

First Roller Coaster at Sea Wins Best Cruise Ship Feature!

Carnival Cruise Line’s BOLT roller coaster that can be found aboard the Mardi Gras has been voted Best Cruise Ship Feature of 2021. Undoubtedly, the innovative new feature has been much talked about throughout the year, especially as BOLT is the first roller coaster at sea on Carnival’s new Excel-class cruise ship. [Learn more]