Funicular
Funicular

Funicular

Our funicular engineering expertise is recognised around the world. Our engineers can design new systems or renovate even the oldest equipment.

Services

Design engineering, 3D design, sizing and optimisation of machinery, operating procedures for interventions, renovation work, handling work, major inspections.

Key product references

> Montmartre funicular – PARIS – 2016/2018
Complete renovation of the two machineries and major inspection of the two vehicles.

> Portillon EDF Funicular – LUCHON – (EDF) – 2014
Renovation of the machinery, winding drum, hauling rope, vehicle carriage,… (design, manufacture, installation).

> TAKAMAKA service funicular – La Réunion (EDF) – 2011
Vehicle renovation (useful load 11 tons), recalculation of structures, design of a new powertrain, and replacing the rope tie.

> HAVRE Funicular – 2010
Renovation and installation of a tele transmission system between the two vehicles and the top drive station, on board energy, power rails.

> PAU Funicular – 2010
Main engine replacement, and installation of a tele transmission system between the two vehicles and the top drive station, on board energy, power rails.

> Capucin funicular – LE MONT DORE – 2009
Vehicles major inspection, tele transmission system between the two vehicles and the top drive station, on board energy, power rails, replacement of brake clutch systems (design, manufacture, installation).

> Noyant funicular – La Mine Bleue – 2007
Replacement of the existing hydraulic motorisation with continuous current motor and renovation of the winding drum axis.