Painting your favorite thrill rides since 1983
From a background in residential painting, owner Chris Baynum took on his first roller coaster project, Kings Islands “The Beast” back in the early 1980s. Baynum Painting has since skyrocketed to acclaim in the amusement park industry, and has been enjoying the ride ever since.
Baynum Painting has grown to become the premier ride painter in the amusement / theme park industry, having completed several hundred major ride projects at parks around the world. our team is unmatched when it comes to experience in this field.
Today our crews can be seen providing painting and related services to amusement and water parks of all sizes, working closely with park owners, operators, ride manufacturers, and maintenance teams. See below for more detail into the various service offerings and divisions of our company.
Prepare to be amazed.
Hiring a contractor to oversee a major ride project can be a daunting task, simply because so many who don’t specialize in the Amusement Industry are unfamiliar with the unique requirements that come with maintaining rides. Baynum’s team of professionals who have worked for decades in this field represent a body of knowledge and capabilities that can tackle any assignment.
With thousands of hours amongst our crew leaders logged working on hundreds of roller coasters globally, and thousands of gallons of paint applied across a full spectrum of satisfied customers – few contractors can come close to competing with our painters and their accomplishments.
We have completed hundreds of projects combined on the following types of rides and amusement structure renovations:
wooden roller coaster repaints
hybrid wood / steel coaster retrofitting
steel coaster corrosion remediation & repaints
new coaster installation touch-up packages
ride-car renovations / carriages / gondolas
ferris wheel new installs & repaints
towers and extreme heights
Compliance and Regulatory Qualifications
Our organization understands the need for customers to properly vet any contractor being considered to undertake a difficult project. You can have confidence in our ability to qualify for and abide by even the most rigorous of laws and regulations that may apply. All Baynum personnel are subject to federal background checks and participate in our Corporate Drug Free Safety Program’s required testing. Our safety record is outstanding, and is based on a training program that is amusement industry specific.
Our capabilities meet and exceed the following standards and contractor qualification programs, with more credentials being added all the time:
$10MM liability carrier
ISNetWorld Member Contractor
PICS Contractor Auditing
PEC Safety Authorized Provider
Browz Authorized Provider
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You have now entered the splash zone.
Water Park Slides & aquatic Features
total water park renovations
The conditions found in water parks vary greatly from place to place, so you need a renovation specialist familiar with each aspect of slides and their structures to help keep a ride looking its best.
Hundreds of successful water park projects with thousands of hours completing:
ride & slide exterior industrial coatings
fiberglass repair and restoration
slide interior surface gel-coating
thorough surface preparation
joint & seam caulking
structural steel corrosion remediation
water play structure complete renovation
safety floor surfaces
No matter the location or park setting
Baynum’s team has worked around the world on:
seasonal & year-round outdoor water parks
indoor water parks & resort lodging
state & local municipal owned pools & slides
parks & recreation managed properties
on-site renovations scheduled around your operation
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On Top of the Amusement Industry
added value & resources
Baynum has long been known as the top tier service provider for painting and coating related amusement industry projects. In recent years, we’ve added a strong core of experienced industry professionals to our team that have taken our capabilities to the next level. Now offering the following types of services,
Baynum is your first resource when it comes to establishing or maintaining an outstanding park or ride:
complete ride relocations
new ride & slide installations
total ride car rebuilds
play structure installs & refurbishment
safety flooring installs