McDougalls 6/8 Combination Lift
|Customer||Cardrona Alpine Resort|
|Location||Wanaka, New Zealand|
|Vertical rise||177.7 m|
|Inclined length||1,805.0 m|
Doppelmayr are proud to have partnered with Cardrona for the first cabin-style lift on any ski area in New Zealand The combination lift of eight-person gondola cabins and six-seater chairs has replaced the old McDougall's Quad Chair.
The McDougall's Chondola will increase the lift's capacitiy by 150% with an hourly uplift of 2,550 skiers, snowboarders and sighteers.
The lift construction project was managed under the Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia's rating scheme - with the goal of leaving the mountain landscape in better condition than when construction began.
Another unique feature of this lift was the parking building at the top of the lift which was also project managed by Doppelmayr.