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Perisher: Stand Those Towers
With less than 100 days until winter, the temperatures are dropping and on site for the NEW $4.2 Million Leichhardt Quad Chairlift is full steam ahead! The construction team has been busy preparing for the arrival of the new lift towers and as soon as they arrived it was Go! Go! Go!
Extensive work on top station has the unload area taking shape.† Top and Bottom Station Masts that house the new chairlifts Bull Wheels have also been constructed.† Over the past couple of weeks new chairlift towers, Bull Wheels & other components have arrived. These lift componenets are make specifically to size & shipped directly to Perisher from Doppelmayr. From here the parts are unloaded & assembled on-site at Perisher.†
With Foundations and Masts for all 6 towers prepared and ready for towers to sit upon it is time to call in the heavy machinery!†
So, whatís next? The construction team will now focus on station Masts and Bull Wheel installation, along with the construction of the operators (lifties) huts at both top and bottom stations.†