The fixed-grip chairlift, manufactured by Skytrac, will be able to transport around 1200 people per hour.
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Ramcharger 8, North America's first eight-person chairlift, is on course to open at Big Sky Resort in Montana, US, in mid-December.
The 15 snow parks will be designed by Today's Parks and constructed with help from Prinoth at 15 locations in Quebec and the Maritimes in Canada.
The SlopeTracer is a contour matching assistance system designed by Kässbohrer for use with PistenBully snow groomers.
The Italian ski resort of Cervinia has completed the latest step in its multi-year snowmaking modernisation project with TechnoAlpin.
The Lowell Thomas chairlift, a detachable quad manufactured by Doppelmayr, is due to be inaugurated on Tremblant's opening day (22 November).
The New Hampshire resort has installed hundreds of new snowguns, bolstered its snow grooming fleet and unveiled a new T-Bar.
A report commissioned by the Highlands and Islands Enterprise has recommended that CairnGorm Mountain in Scotland invest in new chairlifts, a mountain coaster, a zipline tour and upgrades to its funicular railway over the next five to ten years.
The Lecht ski centre in Scotland has purchased an all-weather snowfactory developed by TechnoAlpin that it hopes will allow it to open in early December.
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The two new lifts will more than double the resort's capacity and complete a busy summer of improvements: four new Super Puma Snow Machines from SMI Snow Makers and 2500 ft of snowmaking line have also been installed.
Renovations to the resort’s snowmaking system that began this summer and will eventually double snowmaking capacity were crucial.
Despite experiencing its leanest snowfall in 20 years, investment in its snowmaking system helped Mt Hutt record its best visitor numbers since it opened in 1973.
The South California resort has purchased 35 ‘low-energy’ snow guns from TechnoAlpin and HKD Snowmakers.
The resort in Idaho, US, has completed a new reservoir that will allow it to operate the second largest snowmaking system in the state.
Hunter Mountain in New York state, US, has provided details on its latest high speed 6-seater detachable chairlift.
The outlay will be spent on a Telemix (combined gondola/chairlift) at Coronet Peak and a 6-seater chairlift at The Remarkables, as well as summer activities.
The resort has purchased a snowmaking machine and snow cannons to ensure it can open for snowsports this season.
Kässbohrer has become the first and only snow groomer supplier to implement the latest exhaust regulations of EU Stage V, making the new PistenBully 600 the cleanest vehicle on the market.
Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows in California, US, is due to start its winter season on November 16, with help from a recent US$1 million upgrade to its snowmaking system.
The Orient Quad, due to open in mid-December, is a 4-passenger, fixed grip chairlift.
The chairlifts are a detachable quad from Leitner Poma and a fixed grip triple chair from Skytrac.
Mount Snow, in Vermont, US, will begin its ski season tomorrow - the earliest opening day in its 64-year history - thanks to a recent US$30 million investment in snowmaking.
Windham Mountain Resort’s new chairlift, ‘Westside Six’, is a detachable 6-seater chairlift manufactured by Doppelmayr.