The 2017/2018 season is fast approaching; it’s time for a round-up on all the new developments coming to Les 3 Vallées ski area and ski lifts.
#Ski lifts Splicing a ski lift cable
There are several steps involved in building a new ski lift. From erecting the pylons to constructing the departure and arrival stations, it takes ingenuity and expertise. In this article I’m going to tell you about one of the key stages: cable splicing.
Every year I do a round up of all the news and updates concerning Les 3 Vallées' ski runs and ski lifts. So, are you ready to join me to find out what’s new for this winter?
#Ski lifts Training evacuation of the Peclet Funitel
The ski lift management company (SETAM) regularly carries out emergency evacuation drills. Today, Thibaut’s taking you with him to experience the emergency evacuation drill of the Péclet Funitel lift by helicopter!
Winter 2015-2016 is just around the corner, bringing with it many changes to Les 3 Vallées ski area. As ever, this season boasts a wealth of new developments, with your comfort and enjoyment in mind!
Skizzz, the alien and Swag the trendy teen explain how to use a chair lift safely in simple, fun terms.
After 4 chair lifts were modernised or replaced in 2013, 2 ski lifts have been totally refurbished this year for improved comfort and reliability.
As is the case every year, many improvements have been made to the runs and ski lifts of Les 3 Vallées for your safety, comfort....and enjoyment!
We had all agreed on a time: 4pm at SETAM's (Société des Téléphériques Tarentaise Maurienne: Val Thorens ski lift company) mechanical room. We didn't know much about it all, except that the aim was to watch and take part in a practice evacuation of the Caron cable car.
#Ski lifts WHAT'S NEW IN VAL THORENS SKI AREA
SETAM in Val Thorens and its affiliate STORE in Orelle, are modernising their ski lifts for more comfort and to bring the transportation rate up to 65,470 people per hour. Total investment: 20M€.
#Ski lifts New ski lifts and runs in Les 3 Vallées
We've given you all the latest information on what's new with the ski lifts for the winter 2013-2014 season in Val Thorens, so here's a quick spin around what's new in terms of ski lifts and runs in Les 3 Vallées.