HHN 23 Permits Confirm House Locations

HHN 23 Permits Confirm House Locations

Today we finally saw the building permits for Halloween Horror Nights 23 filed with the City of Orlando. While these permits don’t tell us much yet, they do provide confirmation of this year’s house locations:

Sprung One
Sprung Two
Parade Building (B79)
Disaster Queue
SS21 (likely two houses)
SS22
SS24

It looks like we’ll be going back to eight houses again this year, assuming they put two houses into soundstage 21.…

*Updated* New Meet and Greet Location for Transformers Confirmed

*Updated* New Meet and Greet Location for Transformers Confirmed

A recent filing with the SFWMD for a “Project 609 Addition” calls for a new 1,044 square foot building located between Mel’s Dine-In and Shrek 4D, next to Transformers: The Ride – 3D.…

Universal From Above (2013 Aerials)

Universal From Above (2013 Aerials)

The Orange County Property Appraiser has updated their aerial imagery of Orange County with new high resolution images taken in late January 2013. These images give us some excellent glimpses into the various construction projects that are currently underway at Universal Orlando.…

Project 609 Updates

Project 609 Updates

A lot has changed since we first reported on “Project 609” being the codename for the attraction replacing Building 44. For starters, it seems the address for the staging area for 609 was incorrectly recorded, placing it on the wrong side of the road.…

Demolition of Building 44

Demolition of Building 44

While we’ve all been busy following the construction in the former Amity area of Universal Studios, new permits have been filed for the demolition of the long vacant Building 44 near the front of the park.…

Universal From Above (2012 Aerials)

Universal From Above (2012 Aerials)

The Orange County Property Appraiser website has updated their aerial imagery for 2012. The images were taken sometime between January 20th and 27th, so while they’re not the most recent images, they still provide an excellent overview of the resort, showing off views of the new additions from 2011 and coming in 2012.…

New Trains for Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit?

New Trains for Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit?

A recent Notice of Commencement filed with Orange County says “Ride System Improvements” are on their way to a Universal Studios Florida attraction. The company contracted to carry out these improvements is KumbaK – The Amusement Engineers.…