aerial ropeway

aerial ropeway

[′e·rē·əl ′rōp‚wā]
(mechanical engineering)
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The Blondin' was a type of aerial ropeway developed to transport slate in open quarries in north Wales, named after the 18th century tightrope walker Charles Blondin.
A "Blondin" was a type of aerial ropeway developed to transport slate in open quarries in north Wales, named after 18-century tightropewalker Charles Blondin.
Tenders are invited for TWO YEARS CONTRACT FOR CLEANING & ALLIED WORKS AT PATANSAONGI # PIPLA LINE OF AERIAL ROPEWAY.
As an example, a contingent from Cebu City visited Qatar in January this year for talks of a ropeway/cable car project," said Loayon, referring to the trade mission led by Cebu City vice mayor Edgardo Labella, who presented the Aerial Ropeway Transport project to potential Qatari investors.
A company based in the city is set to introduce the world's first non-linear aerial ropeway, for second tier urban commutation in two sectors in Kolkata.
It was the first passenger-carrying aerial ropeway to be installed in England and transports visitors from the zoo's lower zone to the 11th century Dudley Castle on the upper level.
They''re part of an old aerial ropeway, built to carry ore down to the crushing mill.
Aerial Ropes & climbing: Jungle Parc is an exciting aerial ropeway adventure course in Croxteth Country Park.
This latter venture was both short lived and unsuccessful, because of poor quality coal, and would have been of little interest were it not for the construction of a 2km long aerial ropeway for coal transport--technology which was later transferred to J.
Squealing with delight, they eagerly grabbed the chance to see their ideas turn into reality by being the first to try out the mix of aerial ropeway, climbing nets, ropes and swings.
The other industrial thing at Titterstone was this aerial ropeway which took the stone down to the railway.
There are 80 information stands and interactive displays alongside a gruelling assault obstacle course and a 30ft aerial ropeway slide.