Feb 28, 2014
Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup: Gondolas Galore – Luxembourg City, Kirkland, Salzburg and Kota Kinabalu Analyzing Cable Cars

  A quick look at some of the things that happened this week in the world of cable cars, urban gondolas, and cable propelled transit: A cable car proposal has been presented this week in Luxembourg City (Luxembourg) by engineer Georges Feltz, former chief of bus operations. The system is envisioned to connect the Kirchberg...

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Dec 06, 2012

The Salzburg Festungsbahn and Reisszug Funiculars

This is a guest post by Ross Edgar. The Salzburg Festungsbahn is a funicular railway that transports tourists from the historic heart of Salzburg to the Hohensalzburg Castle — impressively perched on a steep hill overlooking the city. The Salzburg fortress is one of three castles that was rapidly expanded during the Thirty Years’ War...

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