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  17-BGF Beatenberg-Vorsass-Niederhorn

General information  
Place Beatenberg 
resort ?? 
Region Berne 
Name of lift Beatenberg-Vorsass-Niederhorn 
Type 17-BGF 
Lift manufacturer Streiff 
Year of construction 1996 
Commissioning date 1996 

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geometric data  
Height of valley station 1125 m
Height of middle station(s) 1544 m
Height of mountain station 1935 m
Vertical rise 810 m
Route distance 2493 m
Horizontal length ?? m
Average incline 35 %
Largest incline 87 %
Number of pillars 6 Stk
Greatest spanwidth ?? m
Max ground clearance 45 m
Trackwidth drive ?? m
Trackwidth line ?? m
Trackwidth return ?? m
Angle of wrap (drive wheel) ?? °
Drive altitude of site ?? m
Maximum capacity 612 Pers/h
Travel time 9,2 min
Driving speed line 7 m/s

electrical data  
Electrical control Frey 
Remote control and telemonitoring system ?? 
Power control system ?? 
Number of drive ?? Stk
Drive power (Start) ?? kW
Drive power (Operation) 680 kW
Brake power ?? kW
Continuous brake power ?? kW
Driving station Valley station 
Drive type ?? 
Traction of drive ?? 
Emergency drive ?? 
Traction of emergency drive ?? 

cabins data  
Grip type ?? 
Cab manufacturer Gangloff 
Cab model ?? 
Seating carpet 
Seat heater no 
Heater no 
Aircon no 
Persons per cab 17 
Number of cabs 12 Stk

rope data  
Rope manufacturer Fatzer 
Length of carrying rope 2780 m
Length of traction rope ?? m
Total weight of carrying rope 124 t
Total weight of traction rope ?? t
Carrying rope diameter ?? mm
Traction rope diameter 49 mm
Nominal strength of carrying rope ?? N/mm²
Nominal strength of traction rope ?? N/mm²
Breaking strength of carrying rope ?? kN
Breaking strength of traction rope ?? kN
Number of carrying rope ?? Stk
Tensionstation carryingrope Mountain station 
Tensionstation tractionrope Mountain station 
Tension type rope tension weight 
Tension way ?? m

miscellaneous data  
Transport uphill 100 %
Transport downhill 100 %
Drive direction right 
Construction costs ?? CHF
Currency (Construction costs) Swiss franc 
Construction period ?? months
Seasontime ❄ ☀ all-season 
Evacuation ropeway ?? 
Integrated rescue system no 
Asset number (Trail map) ?? 

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Datas: 21/05/22

15068 visit(s) since 13/03/05
Last visit 27/06/22

Lift-ID: 1899
Place-ID: 2336