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Freeze-protection solutions for ski lifts

Freeze-protection solutions for ski lifts - Finally ski lifts that operate unimpeded by below-freezing temperatures!

The new cables and heating materials developed to protect skier transport infrastructure can be incorporated into existing or new equipment. They resolve the recurring problems caused by freezing, snow, or extremely low temperatures on all exposed parts (hydraulics, gear motors, brakes, guide rails…).
  • Type of innovation : product
  • Clientele : operators
  • Start date: winter 2015
  • Design and R&D location: France

[ Advantages ]

  • Economic benefits : optimize operational costs, increase perceived value and customer satisfaction
  • Environmental impact : comprehensive eco-design approach.
  • Social impact : maintain existing jobs, use local subcontractors

[ Company value-add ]

  • Industrialization / manufacturing, sale and installation