REDAELLI supplies the steel wire ropes for the tallest shiplift in the world (Goupitan – GuiZhou province, China)
We are honored to provide the full set of steel wire ropes for the ship-lift of Goupitan dam (owned by Wujiang Hydropower Bureau) . Once again we gave our contribution to the glorious Chinese infrastructure mega project development.
By mean of this ship-lift a water level difference of 199 meters is overcome by mean of 3 stage of lifting, the 2nd stage alone being 127 meters, more than the overall high of the Three Gorges dam. The overall water level difference of 199 meters and the 2nd stage lifting capability (127 meters) are both World Records in their category.