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63-AT Aiguille du Midi

Valley Station
Valley Station


Valley Station
Valley Station

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General information  
Place Chamonix
Region Rhône-Alpes
Country FR France
Name of lift Aiguille du Midi 
Type 63-AT 
Lift manufacturer Heckel 
Year of construction 1953 
Commissioning date ??

geometric data  
Height of valley station 1030 m
Height of mountain station 2308 m
Vertical rise 1278 m
Route distance 2543 m
Horizontal length ?? m
Average incline 59 %
Largest incline ?? %
Number of pillars 3 Stk
Greatest spanwidth ?? 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 600 Pers/h
Travel time 8 min
Driving speed line 12,5 m/s
Speed on towers ?? m/s

rope data  
Rope manufacturer ??
Length of carrying rope ?? m
Length of traction rope ?? m
Length of counter-rope ?? m
Total weight of carrying rope ?? t
Total weight of traction rope ?? t
Total weight of counter-rope ?? t
Carrying rope diameter ?? mm
Traction rope diameter ?? mm
Counter-rope diameter ?? mm
Nominal strength of carrying rope ?? N/mm²
Nominal strength of traction rope ?? N/mm²
Nominal strength of counter-rope ?? N/mm²
Breaking strength of carrying rope ?? kN
Breaking strength of traction rope ?? kN
Breaking strength of counter-rope ?? kN
Tensionstation carryingrope ??
Tensionstation tractionrope ??
Tension type ??
Tension way ?? m

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

cabins data  
Grip type ??
Cab manufacturer Sigma
Cab model ??
Heater ??
Aircon ??
Persons per cab 63 
Number of cabs 2 Stk
Carriage Operator ??

miscellaneous data  
Transport uphill 100 %
Transport downhill 100 %
Construction period ?? months
Seasontime ??
Type of turnout ??
Moving platform ??
Evacuation ropeway ??
Integrated rescue system ??
Asset number (Trail map) ?? 

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