Material ropeways are the most economical, efficient and environmentally-friendly solution for transporting materials over long distances, along steep slopes or to any difficult-to-access area.
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obstacles by air
Does transporting large quantities of raw materials require circumventing many obstacles (roads, rivers, mountains, forests, valleys) or the expensive construction of elaborate structures? Material ropeways are the ideal alternative!
to the materials transported
Ropeways are transport systems that use carriers adapted to the very nature of the materials to be transported.
The loading and unloading stations are fully automatic, making it possible to control the quantity of the materials transported.
- Capacity: < 800 tonnes/hour
- Loading capacity: 2 m3
- Speed: 6 m/s
- Span: up to 600 m
- Incline: 100%
- Service life: >40 years
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Brazil – State of São Paulo – 2013
Equipped with 290 buckets, this 10-kilometre-long rope line transports 9,000 tonnes of limestone daily to the cement plant of the city of Apiai, in the state of São Paulo. This quiet, eco-friendly solution helps preserve the natural site.Read
France – Saint-Egrève – 1987
The industrial ropeway, which is almost 2 km long, transports materials, crossing the Isère, a 6-lane motorway and with a significant difference in elevation on the slopes of the Vercors Massif to the cement works of Saint-Egrève.Read