This page gives you an overview of the technical specifications of the glacier cable car company, such as the lift and acceleration plant, as well as the snow cats at the Hochjochferner Glacier ski area.


FACTS OF THE GLACIER CABLE CAR 
Commissioning of cable car1975 _DSC0628 
Capacity per cabin80 people
Drive capacityca. 500 KW 
Height of pillar54 meters
Structural systemdouble cable
Lenght of supporting cable2.156 meters
Diameter of supporting cable54 mm 
Weight of supporting cable16 kg per meter
Strenght of pull ropeca. 100 t 
 Maximum total load (gross) ca. 12 t
Number of rolls per travelling mechanism24 


Performance Lifts

LiftsCapacity
(P/h)
Mountain
station
(m a.s.l.)
Valley
station
(m a.s.l.)
Length
(m)
 
Travel
time
(min.)
Chairlift Grawand2.4003.2003.0138074,5
Skilift Finail 1 & 2615 x 23.2253.0151.0006
Chairlift Gletschersee 11.0283.0112.7755304
Chairlift Gletschersee 21.8003.0112.7755304
Chairlift Hintereis1.1523.1152.7741.3078
Cable Car Lazaun1.9802.4302.0001.2583,3
Skilift Glocken 1 & 2900 x 22.0792.0113401,5
Chairlift Roter Kofel1.8002.4532.0341.7676
Chairlift Teufelsegg1.8003.0342.4421.8046



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SNOW GROOMERS

  • 2 Prinoth Leitwolf with drum winch: year of construction 2013, 2014, motor: Mercedes 6 cylinder, cylinder capacity 12.800cm³, 375KW/510PS; winch: rope length 1.050m, rope diameter 11 mm, drag force 4,5 t
  • 1 Prinoth Leitwolf Standart: year of construction 2012, motor: Mercedes 6 cylinder,  cylinder capacity 12.800 cm³, 335KW/455P
  • 1 Prinoth Everest with drum winch: year of construction 2010, motor: Mercedes 6 cylinder, cylinder capacity 11950 cm³, 315KW/430PS; winch: rope length 1200 m, rope diameter 10 mm, drag force 35 KN
  • 1 new Pistenbully 600 polar with drum winch: motor: Mercedes 6 cylinder, cylinder capacity 12.800cm³, 375KW/510PS; winch: rope length 1.050m, rope diameter 11 mm, drag force 4,5 t
    1 new Pistenbully 600 with cabin:
    for 16 people, motor: Mercedes 6 cylinder, cylinder capacity 12.800 cm³, 335KW/455P
  • 1 Pisten Bully 100 with trail grooming for cross-country skiing: year of construction 2014, motor: Mercedes 4 cylinder, Tier 3, cylinder capacity 4250 cm³, 129KW/176PS


SNOWMAKING

  • over 40 snow guns of Sufag, Demac-Lenko and Techno Alpin
  • over 40 snowmaking lances of Gemini, Demac-Lenko and Bächler