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The new Zugspitze cable car was inaugurated on 21. December. The “supporting” contribution to this project was made by FATZER: 4 full locked coil track ropes with a diameter of 72mm and 2 stranded ropes with a diameter of 47mm and 41mm were manufactured from a total of 5.56 million meters of steel wire and delivered …

Dec 28, 2017

At this year’s Alpitec exhibition in Beijing, China, FATZER exhibits its extensive steel wire ropes product range of full locked coil ropes, stranded ropes and winch ropes along with its consulting services for ropeways and snow groomers. See you there at booth ALC65!

Dec 21, 2017

The Dafne Schippers Bridge is a 110 metre bicycle and pedestrian bridge that crosses the Amsterdam Rijn canal to connect the center of the city of Utrecht with one if its new districts, Leidsche Rijn. The bridge itself is suspended 9 metres above the canal, with the highest point on the suspension arms stretching 35 …

Jul 31, 2017

On Friday, November 4, FATZER AG Wire-Rope Plant officially opened its new premises in Romanshorn, Switzerland, with over 250 guests in attendance. This ceremony marked the end of a 7-year-long expansion phase that consisted of three construction phases. A multitude of guests from the political and economic sphere, such as Hermann Hess of the National …

Nov 5, 2016

Hoisting and haulage ropes are among the most important components in ropeways, as their reliability is crucial for the safety and availability of the entire system. Fatzer has now developed innovative MI testing equipment that can precisely predict the replacement state of the rope using a combination of non-contact length counting and wire break detection. …

Mar 16, 2016