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  10-MGD Barnes (Médran 1)


General information  
Place Verbier 
resort Les 4 Vallées 
Region Valais 
Name of lift Barnes (Médran 1) 
Type 10-MGD 
Lift manufacturer Garaventa 
Year of construction 2021 
Commissioning date 04/12/21 

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Bottom station length: D26
Top station length: D26

Sheave types: 420C (compression, combo) and 501C (support)

Automatic garage.

geometric data  
Height of valley station 1536 m
Height of mountain station 2202 m
Vertical rise 666 m
Route distance 1548,21 m
Horizontal length 1431,19 m
Average incline 46,54 %
Largest incline 81,66 %
Number of pillars 14 Stk
Greatest spanwidth 240, m
Max ground clearance ?? m
Trackwidth drive 6,35 m
Trackwidth line 6,4 m
Trackwidth return 6,35 m
Angle of wrap (drive wheel) ?? °
Drive altitude of site ?? m
Maximum capacity 3200 (3600) Pers/h
Travel time 6,17 min
Driving speed line 6 m/s
Driving speed station ?? m/s

electrical data  
Electrical control SISAG 
Remote control and telemonitoring system ?? 
Power control system ?? 
Number of drive 2 Stk
Drive power (Start) 1020 kW
Drive power (Operation) 866 kW
Brake power -778 kW
Continuous brake power ?? kW
Driving station Mountain station 
Drive type electrical 
Traction of drive electromechanical 
Emergency drive diesel engine 
Traction of emergency drive hydrostatic 

cabins data  
Grip type D5000 
Cab manufacturer CWA 
Cab model Omega V - 10 
Seating leather 
Seat heater no 
Heater no 
Aircon no 
Persons per cab 10 
Number of cabs 66 (74) Stk
Cab distance 67,5 (60) m
Cab interval 11,25 (10) s
Garage type ground floor 
Garage place mountain station 
Garage direction forward 
Loading direction forward 

rope data  
Rope manufacturer Fatzer 
Length of haul rope 3242,04 m
Total weight of haul rope ?? t
Haul rope diameter 56 mm
Nominal strength of haul rope ?? N/mm²
Breaking strength of rope ?? kN
Tensionstation haulrope Valley station 
Tension type hydraulical (controlled) 
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 no 
Integrated rescue system ?? 
Rope position control ?? 
Asset number (Trail map) ?? 

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Datas: 26/03/23

1962 visit(s) since 11/11/21
Last visit 26/03/23

Lift-ID: 20789
Place-ID: 227