Photo: Cameron Kerr/Copyright: Doppelmayr Seilbahnen GmbH

Where there’s a will, there’s a way

The Sugar Bowl Express in Queenstown is a fine example of what you can achieve with a great team, commitment, know-how and state-of-the-art ropeway…

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Photo: Leitner-Poma of America

New Big Burn chairlift featuring a DirectDrive

The new chairlift in Snowmass, Colorado (USA) opened for the 2020/21 winter season as a replacement for a lift built in 1987. Featuring a Leitner…

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All photos: Roman Gric

In 1961, a ropeway was opened as a link between the terminus of the Chamonix-Montenvers rack railway and the ice cave at the foot of France’s longest…

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Photo: Roman Gric

Seventy years ago the Obersalzbergbahn opened as Berchtesgaden’s first cable car, a pulsed-movement aerial ropeway with a total of eight cars in four…

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Photo: Roman Gric

Small ropeways with cantonal operating permits are typical of many Swiss farms and mountain communities and often their only means of transport. With…

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Photo: Radim Polcer

In the Upper Austrian spa of Bad Ischl, Austria’s very first monocable gondola ropeway opened 1959, thus preparing the ground for the modern…

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Photo: Radim Polcer

Eighty years ago the first chairlift in Europe was opened in the Moravian-Silesian Beskids in the Czech Republic.

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Photo: Doppelmayr

A further upgrade for the biggest ski area in the Ore Mountains – with a chairlift with orange bubbles.

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Photo: Roman Gric

In Oberammergau (DE) the world’s last large-cabin bicable gondola ropeway is still operating. The Laber Cable Car, which was built in the 1950s,…

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Winter Park is one of Leitner Poma of America’s installation highlights this season and marks the introduction of Leitner Direct Drive technology.

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[Translate to English:] LEITNER ropeways

29 September 2018 marks a historic day for modern ropeway systems. With the opening of the world's highest 3S gondola lift on the Klein Matterhorn,…

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Bild: Garaventa

The Doppelmayr/Garaventa Group has built a reversible aerial tramway across Ha Long Bay in Northern Vietnam which puts all previous ropeway dimensions…

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Photo: Christoph Noesig / Bergbahnen Sölden

Jakob Falkner, Managing Director of Bergbahnen Sölden (A), on the subject of entrepreneurial responsibility in times of crisis, the potential for…

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Photo: Radim Polcer

For 60 years, the Waldeck Cable Car with its 2-seater cabins has been operating as a tourism facility linking the Eder Reservoir with Waldeck Castle.

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Photo: Radek Holub, Snow.cz

December 1987 saw the opening of what is still a unique combination of funicular and aerial ropeway in Heiligenblut am Grossglockner.

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Photo: Fatzer AG

With the TRUscan magnetic induction rope tester and appurtenant software, Fatzer, in cooperation with Stuttgart University’s Institute of Mechanical…

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