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  11-MGD Olympiagondolen

General information  
Place Åre 
resort ?? 
Region Jämtland County 
Name of lift Olympiagondolen 
Type 11-MGD 
Lift manufacturer Poma 
Year of construction 1989 
Commissioning date ?? 

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The lift was built for the season 88-89 and was ready to drive in the begining of 89.
The Swedish King Carl XVI Gustaf was in Åre the 3 of march in 1989 and held the opening of the Olympiagondolen.

The lift was originally built with 20 pillars but a few years after the opening was the 21st pillar built between pillar no. 12 and 13. The new pillar was named pillar no. 12A.

geometric data  
Height of valley station 827 m
Height of middle station(s) ?? m
Height of mountain station 1274 m
Vertical rise 447 m
Route distance 1610 m
Horizontal length ?? m
Average incline ?? %
Largest incline ?? %
Number of pillars 21 Stk
Greatest spanwidth ?? m
Max ground clearance ?? m
Trackwidth drive ?? m
Trackwidth line 4,9 m
Trackwidth return ?? m
Angle of wrap (drive wheel) ?? °
Drive altitude of site ?? m
Maximum capacity 2400 Pers/h
Travel time 5,22 min
Driving speed line 5 m/s
Driving speed station ?? m/s

electrical data  
Electrical control ABB 
Remote control and telemonitoring system ?? 
Power control system ?? 
Number of drive ?? Stk
Drive power (Start) ?? kW
Drive power (Operation) 640 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 Omega T 
Cab manufacturer Sigma 
Cab model ?? 
Seating none 
Seat heater no 
Heater ?? 
Aircon ?? 
Persons per cab 11 
Number of cabs 45 Stk
Cab distance 67,5 m
Cab interval ?? s
Garage type station circulation 
Garage place valley station 
Garage direction ?? 
Loading direction ?? 

rope data  
Rope manufacturer ?? 
Length of haul rope ?? m
Total weight of haul rope 32 t
Haul rope diameter 52 mm
Nominal strength of haul rope ?? N/mm²
Breaking strength of rope ?? kN
Tensionstation haulrope Mountain station 
Tension type hydraulical (controlled) 
Tension way 9 m

miscellaneous data  
Transport uphill 100 %
Transport downhill 100 %
Drive direction right 
Construction costs ?? 
Currency (Construction costs) ?? 
Construction period ?? months
Seasontime ??  
Evacuation ropeway ?? 
Integrated rescue system ?? 
Rope position control ?? 
Asset number (Trail map) ?? 

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Datas: 04/05/21

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Last visit 29/09/22

Lift-ID: 10949
Place-ID: 2091