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chairlift

An electrically-operated lift for conveying a single passenger, who is seated in a chair, up or down the incline of a flight of stairs; in a private residence from one floor level to the next, or in a commercial building to meet the conditions of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
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The eye-catching landscape of Malam Jabba was beyond everything as tourists could go to the mountain peaks, watch lush green pastures and travel inside the forests through a controlled ride on chairlift that was full of fun and enjoyment.
Approaching the top, it became apparent this was a one-way chairlift and you couldn't come back down on it.
Our "Flow" chairlift was found to be the only suitable lifting solution to provide access to the very top of the building and due to the exclusiveness of the venture, the international magazine Elevator World has honoured the company with its 2014 Project of the Year award.
In a 1988 interview with The Bulletin newspaper in Bend, on the occasion of Hoodoo's 50th anniversary, Thurston, then 82, said construction of the double chairlift was one of things he was most proud of.
Instead of going out the front door, down a ramp, around the school through whatever elements might be plaguing the area that day, up three stairs and into theback door of the basement lunchroom, Hillcrest Elementary School (Utah) second- grader Jared Quintana now rides a new portable chairlift in the cafeteria stairway.
Deer Valley - DEER VALLEY RESORT expanded its summer mountain biking, hiking and scenic chairlift operations for the summer 2011 season.
A BRITISH teenager was in a critical condition last night after he was left hanging from a chairlift during a school ski trip to the Alps, police said.
Three pals - Emma Bell, Shawn Ashmore and Kevin Zegers - are stuck on a chairlift and in big trouble after the resort shuts down for the week.
Cranmore in North Conway is spending some $6 million on major improvements, including replacing the South Peak double chair with an energy-efficient quad chairlift.
The Magnestick was launched in Courchevel on the Pralong chairlift last winter.
A second coach - a pounds 35,000, 17- seater chairlift coach - was sponsored by KPMG, with funds raised by the 21st Midlands Business Awards dinner.
Then finished the day with a high-speed ride down the 750-metre-long toboggan run, which is located next to the chairlift station.