Tag Archives: Construction

Cast Members and Imagineers Sign Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Support Beam at Disney’s Hollywood Studios


The construction of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge just passed a major milestone with the signing of a support beam by cast members and Imagineers. The support beam will eventually be the highest point in the entire land. Signing a major support beam has become a tradition during the construction of large projection at both Disneyland […]


Toy Story Land in Disney’s Hollywood Studios Installs Jessie and Rex


Walt Disney World’s upcoming Toy Story Land has just received its first characters, as Jessie and Rex have been hoisted up to their positions. Below is the video showing their grand entrances from the Disney Parks Blog, which explained their placement in the new land’s story. “According to their storyline, Rex and Jessie decided to […]


New Ramp From World Drive Onto Vista Boulevard to Open Nov. 14


Beginning Tuesday, November 14, a new ramp will open from World Drive onto Vista Boulevard which will allow drivers to bypass the Magic Kingdom Auto Plaza if they are headed to the Magic Kingdom area resorts, Disney University, and Center Drive. Drivers traveling on northbound World Drive will be directed to the appropriate path of […]


Construction for SeaWorld Orlando’s Infinity Falls Attraction to Begin Soon


SeaWorld Orlando filed a permit with Orange County on October 12 to begin the “construction of a new river rapids ride and associated buildings.” While the area has already been cleared and the foundation is set, the recent permit seems to indicate that the actual attraction will soon begin constructions. The new river rapid attraction […]


Walt Disney World Construction Lawsuit Dismissed


Jacksonville subcontractor Allstate Steel, who in 2015 helped with the construction of the Magic Kingdom’s Jungle Navigation Co. Ltd. Skipper Canteen restaurant, has dismissed its lawsuit against Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. Orange County Comptroller records show the subcontractor was suing Disney for almost $80,000 after they claimed Disney had not paid the full bill of […]


Hurricane Irma Prep Exposes Grand Ave, Plus More Updates at Hollywood Studios


Hurricane Irma increasingly looks like it will have an impact on Central Florida, and the Walt Disney World Resort is preparing for the worst-case scenario. Today at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, construction walls covering Grand Avenue were taken down exposing the construction of the street that will lead up to Star Wars Land. There isn’t a […]


Construction Causing Temporary Closures Across Walt Disney World


There are multiple construction projects going on at Walt Disney World, and these projects are causing temporary closures to attractions and restaurants. In the Magic Kingdom on August 31, Under the Sea – Journey of the Little Mermaid will close at 7 p.m. for scheduled maintenance. The attraction is expected to reopen September 1. Over […]


Top of the Edge – Disneyland Reaches Milestone in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Construction


Anticipation for the opening of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge on both sides of the U.S. has reached a fever pitch, and suspense continues to build with each new announcement of the upcoming land’s development. For future guests, today’s news only bolsters our desire to see Galaxy’s Edge’s completion; for Imagineers, cast members, and builders, today’s […]