BARTHOLET MASCHINENBAU AG
The Swiss company Bartholet Maschinenbau AG is a leading international provider of ropeway systems and amusement park facilities as well as mechanical engineering. A qualified team of 450 employees and a modern infrastructure guarantee customer-specific project work and realization of complex passenger transportation systems. For more than 55 years, Bartholet has been planning and building ropeways in mountain areas and increasingly in urban areas, where cable cars are used to solve traffic problems.
Cable cars can be an ideal solution to solve traffic problems in the city. It can connect metropolitan areas and be integrated into existing public transport systems. A ropeway transports up to 3500 people/hour and is environmental friendly during the operation. The fast planning and realization time and the low investment costs are important arguments for such an urban installation. The cable car is regarded as the safest means of transport and can cross almost any topographical obstacle.