#Hello Kitty

May 23, 2014
Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup: Cable Car for Cebu City Proposed by Doppelmayr

A quick look at some of the things that happened this week in the world of cable cars, urban gondolas and cable propelled transit: The world’s largest manufacturer of ropeway systems, Doppelmayr, has proposed an urban cable car  for Cebu City in the Philippines. It has been reported that a BRT system has been deferred...

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Dec 09, 2013
Just For Fun, Maokong Taipei

Will Hello Kitty Rescue Taipei’s Maokong Gondola?

We’ve had a lego cable car. Then we had an Angry Birds themed cable car. We’ve even had a sauna gondola. But this is unique. Last week the Taipei Rapid Transit Corp. (TRTC) relaunched the under-performing Maokong Gondola under a year-long promotion called “The Year of Hello Kitty.” The themed attraction is (natch) a Hello Kitty...

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