• Birth of the cable car, The 

        Contributor:Okreglak, Les M.; International Organization for the Study of Transportation by Rope; Internationaler Seilbahnkongress 1999 : San Francisco, Calif.
        Date:1999
        Congress paper covers technical considerations involved in design and operation of the historical San Francisco cable car system. Challenges of the modern system are included. Illustrative drawings and photographs. (CFD)
      • Squaw Valley funitel : an installation for the third millennium 

        Contributor:Egli, Ernst; Burkhart, Hans; International Organization for the Study of Transportation by Rope; Internationaler Seilbahnkongress 1999 : San Francisco, Calif.
        Date:1999
        Congress paper clarifies the term "Funitel" and details essentials and advantages of the latest among ropeway systems. It describes its use at Squaw Valley, California (USA) to meet demanding capacity, adverse operational, ...