Bubble Blog

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Bubble Blog: Very Exciting Week!

Sep 13, 2011 |

With the major roads to Mount Snow now open we’ve seen a flurry (or should I say, a blizzard) of activity around the resort with the arrival of a 45 ton crane to help raise the Bluebird Express bubble chair storage barn and the first deliveries of

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Bubble Blog: Concrete

Sep 12, 2011 |

The good news is that Tropical Storm Irene did not cause significant damage to our new lift installation.  The bad news is that with most roads into the Mount Snow valley closed and important work had to be put on hold as we could not get concrete o

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Bubble Blog: Tower delays

Sep 7, 2011 |

Not surprisingly, there has been a bit of delay in our proposed, tentative, schedule for the flying in of concrete for the upper terminal, upper lift tower bases and for the actual flying in of lift towers. We will post a revised schedule as soon as

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Bubble Blog: More Parts / Helicopters

Aug 22, 2011 |

  Lastly, we have some dates scheduled* to have the helicopter come fly in concrete and lift towers. September 6 - Concrete for about 10 tower bases are scheduled to be flown in. September 16 - Lift Towers scheduled to

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Bubble Blog: Updated Timeline

Aug 11, 2011 |

The word for the week is PROGRESS! I’ll start in the base area and work you up to the summit. In the base, the foundation work is moving along. In the picture above, you can see the storage barn walls and back retaining wall take shape

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Bubble Blog: New Towers

Aug 8, 2011 |

Some of our new towers have arrived! Manufactured in Colorado, these towers took a brief pit stop in St. Louis to get galvanized and were delivered to us today. They'll be staged in our B Lot (where we're staging all the lift components) and assemble

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Bubble Blog: Lazy Days?

Jul 18, 2011 |

So much for those lazy days of summer. Fasten your seat belts for a whirlwind tour of activity around the mountain. Blasting in the base area is finishing up today and we will start preparing the sites for the bottom lift terminals and storage bar

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Bubble Blog: The First Bubble!

Jul 14, 2011 |

Just a quick blog post to show you all the FIRST blue bubble to come off the Poma assembly line! Isn't she a beauty?

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