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4-CLD/B Quicksilver Express





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Characteristics
This lift suffered a major disaster when the grips on the cable became loose and chairs slid down the cable. This accident claimed 2 lives and ended up causing bankruptcy of the manufacturer, Lift Engineering

General information  
Place Whistler
resort Whistler Blackcomb
Region British Columbia
Country CA Canada
Name of lift Quicksilver Express 
Type 4-CLD/B 
Lift manufacturer Yan Lifts 
Year of construction 1991 
Commissioning date ??
Date of closing down 1996
Date of pull down ??

geometric data  
Height of valley station ?? m
Height of middle station(s) ?? m
Height of mountain station ?? m
Vertical rise ?? m
Route distance ?? m
Horizontal length ?? m
Average incline ?? %
Largest incline ?? %
Number of pillars ?? 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 ?? Pers/h
Travel time ?? min
Driving speed line ?? m/s
Driving speed station ?? m/s

rope data  
Rope manufacturer ??
Length of haul rope ?? m
Total weight of haul rope ?? t
Haul rope diameter ?? mm
Nominal strength of haul rope ?? N/mm²
Breaking strength of rope ?? kN
Tensionstation haulrope ??
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 ??
Drive type ??
Traction of drive ??
Emergency drive ??
Traction of emergency drive ??

cabins data  
Grip type ??
Cab manufacturer ??
Cab model ??
Bubble colour
Seating ??
Seat heater no
Persons per cab
Number of cabs ?? Stk
Cab distance ?? m
Cab interval ?? s
Garage type none
Garage place nowhere
Garage direction ??
Loading direction ??

miscellaneous data  
Transport uphill 100 %
Transport downhill 100 %
Drive direction right
Construction costs ?? 
Currency (Construction costs) ?? 
Construction period ?? months
Seasontime ??
Situation of entrance parallel
Situation of exit parallel
Loading carpet no
Evacuation ropeway ??
Integrated rescue system ??
Rope position control ??
Asset number (Trail map) ?? 




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Lift-ID: 13208
Place-ID: 97

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