A love for the skilled work it undertakes is part of the company’s DNA. Each project is carried out with mastery and precision and is imbued with the customer’s needs. Depending on the requirements, C.D.C. uses its multidisciplinary experience in such fields as engineering, surveying, construction, mounting, architecture, urban planning, tourism and more.
CDC Chain Drive Crane is a team of professionals specialized in the construction and maintenance of ropeway systems of any type. The company is affiliated to an international network of independent ropeway experts, Ropeway Project Group, which is one of the industry leaders in Europe and worldwide. Furthermore, CDC cooperates closely with such engineering companies as ItalDesign-Giugiaro, ROPES, Komaihaltec and others.

The company was founded in 2014 in Bolzano, Italy by Helmut Gurndin and Alexander Philippov who brought together their 20 years of expertise in ropeway and high-altitude works. Alongside projects related to regular ropeways, CDC Chain Drive Crane is engaged in the implementation of its proprietary innovative ‘Air Bridge’ passenger and cargo ropeways.

Our values

Transparency and quality. With our consistent and open approach, you can rely on us to deliver an experience with precision while meeting European standards.
Customer-orientation and flexibility. Flexible and agile, we tailor our processes to our customer's needs and can operate projects on any scale.
Interdisciplinarity and innovations. We fuse new ideas with well-established technologies and create innovative solutions in the process.
Skill and excellence. Behind each project is a team of experts with a shared desire for delivering to the highest levels when implementing a project.
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Handwerkerzone 8 · 39040 Aldein · Bolzano · Italy