Drahtseilbahn Marzili - Stadt Bern AG, Concession Renewal and Operating Approval

Rehabilitation and repair of the Marzili cable railway was conducted as part of the process of concession renewal and operating approval. The works consisted of:

  • Reinforcement of the foundation using micropiles
  • Replacement of the entire steelwork on the line
  • Reconstruction of the mountain and val-ley stations
  • Construction of an underground work-shop in the Bundesterrasse area
  • Surveying
  • Overall coordination of works

Main Data

  • Total length: 109 m
  • Altitude difference: 32 m

Client

Drahtseilbahn Marzili-Stadt Bern AG, DMB

Consultant

IUB Engineering AG

Construction period

2014–2015

Construction costs

Approx. CHF 6.2 million

Scope of services

  • Overall project planning incl. site supervision and construction management
  • All work phases