#Complexo do Alemao

Jul 05, 2013
Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup: Guayaquil, Ecuador Studying Alternative Transportation Options

A quick look at some of the things that happened this week in the world of cable cars, urban gondolas, and cable propelled transit: Guayaquil, the most populous city in Ecuador, is in the midst of studying alternative transportation options. Included in this analysis is the infamous Aerobus which of course, has been proposed in many...

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Nov 11, 2011
Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup: No Gondola At It Again

A couple highlights from around the world of Urban Gondolas, Gondola Transit, and Cable Propelled Transit: The Philippine Daily Enquirer reports that the Philippines has (with little notice from the outside world, we might mention) implemented up to 100 ropeway systems throughout the country for agricultural purposes. The systems can carry both farmers and their...

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Jul 08, 2011
Complexo do Alemao Teleférico

Alemao Teleferico (Finally) Opens

After a constant series of delays, the Complexo do Alemao Teleferico in Rio de Janeiro finally opens. The BBC has a video report about the opening which you can view here.  

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Jan 21, 2011
Teleférico do Complexo do Alemao

New Images of Rio’s Teleferico do Alemao

Flickr isn’t immediate. After something new is built in the world, it takes a good few months to a year for the flickr community to build up a sizeable collection of images of whatever that new construction may be. Takes even longer for a good body of Creative Commons images to build up. Nevertheless, with...

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