Materials

  • The company uses exclusively tested and certified material made of galvanized steel or stainless steel (EN ISO 1461 - corrosion resistance class 3/V4A) for the construction of the via ferrata.

  • Stranded cables according to EN 12385-4 (or DIN 3060: 6 x 19 = 6 strands, 19 wires each and DIN 3055: 6 x 7 = 6 strands, 7 wires each)

  • Safety wire cable clamps DIN 1142 in reinforced design (EN 13411-5) galvanized or made of stainless steel

  • Fall absorber according to UIAA regulations (80 kg from a height of 3 meters) to prevent  carabiner fractures

  • High-performance injection mortar H-345

  • All anchoring systems for the rope bridges are calculated by a structural engineer and then manufactured in a DIN EN 1090 certified locksmith and welding specialist workshop.

Via Ferrata Experts Inc. - 23 Mt. Peechee Pl. - Canmore, AB - Canada T1W 1Z4