#London Thames Cable Car

Oct 05, 2012
Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup: A Cable Car In Groningen?

A quick look at some of the things that happened this week in the world of cable cars, urban gondolas, and cable propelled transit: CUP’s own Steven Dale was in Groningen, The Netherlands this week to help kick off plans for that city’s urban gondola system; FlyOver Groningen. Government officials and businesses come out in...

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Aug 20, 2011
Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup: Solar Powered Gondolas

A few highlights from around the world of Urban Gondolas, Gondola Transit, and Cable Propelled Transit: Inhabitat is reporting that a group called Green Gondola Campaign plans to reduce the Telluride Gondola’s electricity usage by 20% through the installation of a series of solar panels throughout the surrounding mountains. Could the cable industry be taking...

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Apr 14, 2011
London Cable Car

London Cable Car: Apparently Not A River Crossing

Yesterday Simon Hayes of Warf.co.uk wrote a piece on the upcoming London Thames Cable Car (Gondola). Work apparently is to start this summer and everything but the legalities have been finalized. A bidder has been named, but will not be announced until all legal agreements have been signed. A spokesman for Transport for London was...

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Mar 24, 2011
London Cable Car, Research Issues

The London Thames Cable Car / Aerial Tram / Gondola / Whatever

Alright. I know I complain about the nomenclature issue a lot, but this is getting ridiculous. Planetizen published the following update on the approved London Thames Cable Car (Gondola): London Approves Aerial Tram Over River An aerial gondola system will be built over the Thames River in London ahead of the 2012 Summer Olympics. “Expected...

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