||Quality & security
Technical performances and safety controls of the cable-car
are guaranteed around the clock and all year long. Every year,
200,000 euros are spent in investments and expenses in use-related
As any other aerial lift equipment, its safety system is being
checked by agencies registered to the
International des Remontées Mécaniques, the BIRMTG 38 (Aerial Lift
Following those controls that need a complete close-up of the
cable-car for 2 to 3 weeks in January, the BIRMTG 38 allows
the running of the cable-car for a year.
Every March, rescue exercises are held by the firemen of the
Groupe de Reconnaissance et d’Intervention en Milieu Périlleux – GRIMP
38 (a group specialized in reconnaissance and intervention in
perilous areas), who finds the Bastille perfect for training!