News on urban cable cars around the globe
Floriade Cable Car already built
The cable car of Floriade Expo 2022 is already built a year before the international horticultural exhibition starts in the Dutch city of Almere. Now it receives the first guests during the Floriade Preview.
July, 22, 2021
Cablebus 2 Gondola Lift in Mexico City Ready for operation
The official opening of Cablebus 2 will take place on July 24th. The ropeway system, which is almost eleven kilometers long in total, is located in the district of Iztapalapa, in the southeast of the Mexico City metropolitan region, and will offer commuters a better and, above all, safer and faster connection to the metro stations.
July 16, 2021
Câble a to hover over Val-de-Marne in 2025
Ile-De-France Mobilités and the ropeway manufacturer Doppelmayr, have recently signed a EUR 110 million contract to build a new public ropeway route.
June 04, 2021
Ministry for ropeway in Transport
Mobility solutions with ropeways are booming. Around the world, more and more work is being done on mobility solutions with ropeways – also in North Rhine-Westphalia. The new state law is intended to speed up the approval process for ropeways in North Rhine-Westphalia.
May 26, 2021
Why urban gondolas make sense
Topher Morrison is committed to looking at all solutions for transportation, especially one's like urban gondolas that are cost effective, enjoyable, and have little impact on the environment.
April 20, 2021
Study confirms advantages of the third dimension
In the overall ecological impact of various modes of transport, the cable car is revealed – relatively – as the most environmentally friendly mobility solution.
March 28, 2021
Urban cable cars for all
Worldwide, there are more than a billion people with disabilities. Barrier-free transport is therefore all the more important. (Urban) cable cars can play a part here, if certain issues are considered.
March 18, 2021
National Guidlines for execution
The German federal ministry of transport and digital infrastructure (BMVI) commissioned to compile a study on the “urban and transport planning integration of urban cable car projects”.
March 10, 2021
Citizens´initiative calls for cable car
Whereas the population elsewhere is opposed to suggested cable car projects, a citizens’ initiative has formed in Cottbus, which is actually calling for just such a construction project.
March 10, 2021