#Dwell Times

Mar 21, 2011
Hasliberg Gondola, Uncategorized

Quick Dwell Times Demonstrated!

Sometimes life is just weird. Last week the issue of dwell times pretty much dominated conversation and discussion around these parts at The Gondola Project (here and then here). The main issue was whether or not dwell times were a real problem and if so, what solutions could be engineered. And then – by some...

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Mar 18, 2011
Advocacy Issues, Engineering, Thoughts

Are Dwell Times A Problem?

Sometimes we try to solve a problem because we were the first to spot the problem. Or we try to solve a problem simply because we want to solve the problem, not because it’s a problem that really needs solving. We all do it. But trying to solve a problem no one has is a short...

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Dec 23, 2010
Capabilities & Competencies, Caracas Metrocable, Medellin MetroCable

Dwell Times

True story: While I was touring the Caracas Metrocable earlier this year, myself and my guide were joined by an elderly gentleman in our gondola. Via my guide, I asked the man how he felt about the system. Did he like it? Any complaints? He said he loved it – except for all the time...

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