Steel Cables

In this short video, from the fall of 2018, we see: the amazing cable system of the 2.3 km Stanserhorn “CabriO – ballet of construction helicopters at Disentis – building a new gondola lift at Oberalppass, and – close-ups of the steel cable splicing process under way there.

And in order to get more feeling for the weight and transport, plus understand more about the splicing method and practice – here is a Gondola installation in Canada, using steel “rope” transported from Switzerland.