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8-MGD Merrits Gondola

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The Gondolas are stored in the middle station.

At first there's a capacity of 1500 p/h, in future if needed a capacity of 2000 p/h.
For the higher capcity is the number of gondolas 50, the distance is then 72m and al sequence time of 14,4s.

General information  
Place Thredbo
Region New South Wales
Country AU Australia
Name of lift Merrits Gondola 
Type 8-MGD 
Lift manufacturer Doppelmayr 
Year of construction 2020 
Commissioning date 2020

geometric data  
Height of valley station 1366,5 m
Height of middle station(s) 1426,1 m
Height of mountain station 1665,05 m
Vertical rise 298,55 m
Route distance 1360,71 m
Horizontal length 1311 m
Average incline 22,77 %
Largest incline 61,09 %
Number of pillars 13 Stk
Greatest spanwidth ?? m
Max ground clearance ?? m
Trackwidth drive 5,2 m
Trackwidth line 5,2 m
Trackwidth return 5,2 m
Angle of wrap (drive wheel) 180 °
Drive altitude of site 1669 m
Maximum capacity 1500 Pers/h
Travel time 6,06 min
Driving speed line 5 m/s
Driving speed station ?? m/s

rope data  
Rope manufacturer ??
Length of haul rope 2784,96 m
Total weight of haul rope ?? t
Haul rope diameter 45 mm
Nominal strength of haul rope ?? N/mm²
Breaking strength of rope ?? kN
Tensionstation haulrope Valley station
Tension type hydraulical (controlled)
Tension way 5 m

electrical data  
Electrical control ??
Remote control and telemonitoring system ??
Power control system ??
Number of drive 1 Stk
Drive power (Start) 410 kW
Drive power (Operation) 316 kW
Brake power -272 kW
Continuous brake power ?? kW
Driving station Mountain station
Drive type electrical
Traction of drive electromechanical
Emergency drive ??
Traction of emergency drive ??

cabins data  
Grip type ??
Cab manufacturer CWA
Cab model OMEGA IV-8
Seating ??
Seat heater no
Heater no
Aircon no
Persons per cab
Number of cabs 40 Stk
Cab distance 90 m
Cab interval 18 s
Garage type ground floor
Garage place Middle station(s)
Garage direction forward
Loading direction forward

miscellaneous data  
Transport uphill 100 %
Transport downhill 100 %
Drive direction left
Construction costs 12,000,000  ?? 
Currency (Construction costs) ?? 
Construction period ?? months
Seasontime ❄ ☀ all-season
Evacuation ropeway no
Integrated rescue system no
Rope position control yes
Asset number (Trail map) ?? 

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