The Bernina snow fighting crew started work before 5 AM in Pontresina and ploughed the line till Cavaglia, including sidings. Now it's time to return to the home base for an earned finishing time.... (more)
Snow blower Xrot mt # 95403 is pulled by dual power (diesel and 1000 V DC) locomotive Gem 4/4 # 802 "Mungg" (marmot) over the "wild west trestle" on a transfer run from Alp Grü... (more)
Snow fighting composition with dual power Gem 4/4 # 802 "Mungg" (marmot) (built 1968, rebuilt 2003) and snow blower Xrot mt # 95403 (Zaugg/Eggiswil 2011) between Alp Grüm and Ospizio Ber... (more)
Huge masses of snow on Ospizio Bernina this winter, and many days of work for the two snowblowers X rot mt with the crews from Pontresina and Poschiavo.
The snow fighting crew from Poschiavo with Gem 4/4 # 802 and snow blower X rot mt # 95403 just returned from Ospizio Bernina to Alp Grüm (2091 meter a.s.l.). There was avalanche danger and passeng... (more)
Bird's eye view from Alp Grüm (2091 m a.s.l.) down to the station of Cavaglia (1692 m a.s.l.), where the snow blower composition from Poschiavo is just clearing track 1 from about 1 meter of snow,... (more)
The snow blower composition from Poschiavo with Gem 4/4 # 802 and snow blower X rot mt 95403 is leaving Alp Grüm station for further work in Cavaglia station.