NA 087

DIN Standards Committee Railway


Safety requirements for cableway installations designed to carry persons - Carriers - Part 2: Slipping resistance tests for grips


This European Standard specifies the safety requirements applicable to carriers for cableway installations designed to carry persons. It is applicable to the various types of installations and takes into account their environment. This European Standard describes the requirements to be met when testing the slipping resistance of grips clamped: - on the haulage or carrying hauling rope of carriers of monocable or bicable aerial ropeways with fixed or detachable grips, covered in EN 13796-1:2014, 7.5; - on the towing rope of ski-tows with fixed grips, covered in EN 13796-1:2014, 7.7.2. It does not apply to installations for the transportation of goods nor to inclined lifts.





Planned document number

DIN EN 13796-2/prA1

Project number


Responsible national committee

NA 087-00-16 AA - Cableway 

Responsible european committee

CEN/TC 242/WG 5 - Carriers 


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