$25M, 1.8km gondola facility at the Whakapapa Ski Area
There were a number of challenges associated with this project, notably, working on an active volcano with mixed geology and highly variable weather conditions, utilising a temporary ropeway and helicopters to transport material to remote tower locations, working within a UNESCO dual World Heritage Area and managing an Italian contractor with limited experience of the New Zealand contract environment.
The project was successfully constructed over a period of eight months
The project was successfully delivered on time for public use on July 2nd, 2019
Resolve Group was engaged to support Ruapehu Alpine Lifts with procurement and delivery
Resolve Group acted as Engineer to the Contract and Client Project Manager