The GD10 gondola lift
The Berlin ropeway is a so-called automatic detachable GD10 gondola lift. The cabins have 10 seats each and offer a unique ride comfort.
All details at a glance:
1.5 kilometers long
Detachable single-cable gondola lift (GD10), with 64 cabins, 6 of which are equipped with a glass floor, 10 passengers per cabin
Outside the station areas, a total of 6 supports
21.6 km/h maximum
minimum 4 min. 25 sec.
Diameter 50 mm, made of high-strength steel wires, length: 3230 m.
Maximum height during travel:
Up to 3,000 people per hour and direction, 10 people per cabin
LEITNER DirectDrive electric motor (particularly energy-efficient, low-noise and environmentally friendly - developed and produced by LEITNER ropeways)
- "Gärten der Welt" at Blumberger Damm 40
- "Wolkenhain" - hill station
- "Kienbergpark" at Hellersdorfer Straße with direct connection to the U5 "Kienberg - Gärten der Welt"
Manufacturer of the ropeway:
Leitner ropeways AG, headquartered in South Tyrol, Italy
Grün Berlin GmbH
Architecture of the greened ropeway stations:
Kolb Ripke Architects