#Merida Cable Car

Sep 28, 2012
Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup: A Lego Cable Car?

A quick look at some of the things that happened this week in the world of cable cars, urban gondolas, and cable propelled transit: As part of a plan to rebuild Venezuela’s tourism sector, construction work is under way to reconstruct the Mérida Cable Car – once the longest and highest Aerial Tram in the...

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Feb 23, 2012
Teleférico de Mérida

Teleférico de Mérida Reconstruction

After operating for nearly 50 years, the Teleférico de Mérida in Venezuela finally reached the end of its service life in 2008 – it is currently undergoing modernization. Thanks to an informative thread from Skyscrapercity (in Spanish), we found a cool time-lapse video of the cable system’s reconstruction we wanted to share. Check it out. —...

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