Hand dryers in the hallway of the lodge at Brighton, Utah; Measuring Chair swing with a home made device by Ross Stevens of Stevens Engineering, N.H.; Detecting lightning with a unit that records electrostatic charges in the air at Camelback Ski Area, Pa.
An oil spill at Bogus Basin, Idaho, spuured the management team into action, taking direct steps, notifying the authorities and working with experts to clean it up. The result, praise from the EPA. It's a good primer on crisis management.
Intrawest, with a 50 percent stake in Blue Mountain, Ont., sees the resort as having very promising growth potential. This article describes the resort's past development, current management and how it is poised to grow into the future.