Nov 14, 2014
Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup: Chile Announces Three Urban Cable Cars for Valparaiso, Antofagasta and Iquique

  A quick look at some of the things that happened this week in the world of urban gondolas, cable cars and cable propelled transit: Chilean president Michelle Bachelet recently announced the country’s ambitious Public Transit Infrastructure Investment Plan (Plan de Inversiones en Infraestructura del Transporte Público). Fourteen major transportation measures were reported, including the implementation of...

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Sep 16, 2014
Proposals & Concepts

Emergency Response Cable Car: Alto Hospicio and Iquique, Chile

Post by Mauricio Miranda. Throughout the world, Cable Propelled Transit (CPT) technology is already being employed in countless innovative ways. But a new project in Chile has the potential to add another application to that list. The country’s government is looking to build a cable car system that would serve as an emergency-response tool in...

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