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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Oct 27, 2011
Kriens Funicular

The Kriens Funicular

In the Swiss suburb of Horw there exists one of the more fascinating applications of cable transit systems – this time in the form of a funicular. The private funicular is used to service a new development of low-rise apartment buildings that crawl up the side of a mountain. So new is this development you...

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