LEITNER ropeways is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of ropeway systems. It offers high-tech solutions, innovative design, top quality, and functionality, thus paving the way for convenient and environmentally friendly passenger transport. LEITNER ropeways’ product range includes detachable gondola and chairlifts as well as aerial tramways, funicular ropeways, material ropeways, inclined elevators, and fixed-grip ski lifts. The company is part of the High Technology Industries Group. LEITNER ropeways provides technological excellence worldwide in all kinds of areas of application, ranging from winter sports through to urban passenger transport.
The latest projects in winter sports highlight the increasing trend toward excellent ride comfort and modern design. For example, the stylish gondolas melodiously christened “Symphony” designed by Pininfarina, probably the most famous vehicle designer in the world, takes winter sports enthusiasts up to the Stubai Glacier with the new tricable Eisgratbahn gondola lift. From 2018, these gondolas will be part of the highest tricable gondola lift in the world on Klein Matterhorn, at an altitude of almost 4,000 meters above sea level. Three new chairlifts are to be equipped with the exclusive LEITNER Premium Chairs which are based on expertise from the automotive industry and come with real leather seats.
Important facts about the group
|Financial year||Turnover Mio. €||Investments in research||Employees|
|2017||873||23 Mio. €||3.377|
|2016||773||20,7 Mio. €||3.240|
|2015||726||21 Mio. €||3.147|
|2014||694||23 Mio. €||3.143|
|2013||703||21,5 Mio. €||3.195|