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  28-BGD Matterhorn glacier ride II (Testa Grigia - Klein Matterhorn)

Valley Station
Valley Station


Mountain Station
Mountain Station

General information  
Place Zermatt 
resort Matterhorn Ski Paradise 
Region Valais 
Name of lift Matterhorn glacier ride II (Testa Grigia - Klein Matterhorn) 
Type 28-BGD 
Lift manufacturer Leitner 
Year of construction 2019/23 
Commissioning date 30/06/23 

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LEITNER DirectDrive

geometric data  
Height of valley station 3458 m
Height of mountain station 3821 m
Vertical rise 362 m
Route distance 1675 m
Horizontal length 1548 m
Average incline 26,03 %
Largest incline ?? %
Number of pillars 1 Stk
Greatest spanwidth 1600 m
Max ground clearance ?? m
Trackwidth drive ?? m
Trackwidth line ?? m
Trackwidth return ?? m
Angle of wrap (drive wheel) ?? °
Drive altitude of site ?? m
Maximum capacity 1300 Pers/h
Travel time 3,83 min
Driving speed line 8 m/s

electrical data  
Electrical control Leitner 
Remote control and telemonitoring system ?? 
Power control system ?? 
Number of drive ?? Stk
Drive power (Start) ?? kW
Drive power (Operation) 485 kW
Brake power ?? kW
Continuous brake power ?? kW
Driving station Mountain station 
Drive type electrical 
Traction of drive direct drive 
Emergency drive ?? 
Traction of emergency drive ?? 

cabins data  
Grip type ?? 
Cab manufacturer Sigma 
Cab model Symphony 10 
Seating leather 
Seat heater yes 
Heater no 
Aircon no 
Persons per cab 28 
Number of cabs 10 Stk
Cab distance ?? m
Cab interval ?? s
Garage type ?? 
Garage place ?? 
Garage direction ?? 
Loading direction ?? 

rope data  
Rope manufacturer Fatzer 
Length of carrying rope ?? m
Length of traction rope ?? m
Total weight of carrying rope ?? t
Total weight of traction rope ?? t
Carrying rope diameter ?? mm
Traction rope diameter ?? 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 2 Stk
Tensionstation carryingrope ?? 
Tensionstation tractionrope ?? 
Tension type ?? 
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: 11/06/24

2215 visit(s) since 01/07/23
Last visit 14/07/24

Lift-ID: 22797
Place-ID: 2017