• Utility conduits suspended between ropeway towers 

        Contributor:Peterson, Charles R.; International Organization for Transportation by Rope; North American Continental Section 2004 : Vail, Colo. (North American Continental Section)
        Date:2004
        The presentation will be based on experience gained in the installation of a natural gas, potable water and wastewater utility lines on the Iron Mountain Tramway in Colorado. We will look at the design construction, and ...
      • Marquam Hill aerial tramway, a connection to Portland's future, The 

        Contributor:Gmuender, Joe C.; International Organization for Transportation by Rope; North American Continental Section 2004 : Vail, Colo. (North American Continental Section)
        Date:2004
        The politically charged Marquam Hill Tramway is designed to connect Portland's largest employer, the landlocked Oregon Health Sciences University, with 120 acres of underused, industrial land at the edge of the Willamette ...
      • Building an icon : constructing the new Jackson Hole tramway 

        Contributor:Dorau, Stephen W.; Melichar, C.; International Organization for Transportation by Rope; North American Continental Section 2009 : Lakewood, Colo. (North American Continental Section)
        Date:2009
        The iconic Jackson Hole Tramway was replaced in 2008 with great success after nine years of analysis and planning that determined that the system, built in 1968, had reached the end of its life. The construction methods ...
      • Future perspectives of ropeways in North America 

        Contributor:Fletcher, Jim; International Organization for Transportation by Rope; North American Continental Section 2009 : Lakewood, Colo. (North American Continental Section)
        Date:2009
        Ropeways in North America have a varied history of use over the last one hundred and thirty years. In the late 1800's tramways were used to exploit minerals in the mountainous regions and still have some use in coal ...
      • Latest trends on vehicles and testing of gondola cabins 

        Contributor:Wehrli, Rico; International Organization for Transportation by Rope; North American Continental Section 2009 : Lakewood, Colo. (North American Continental Section)
        Date:2009
        In the last few years the ride with a Gondola, Aerial Tramway, Funicular, Shuttle in different areas bacame more and more a special experience. We would like to show the different passenger configuration possibilities as ...