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Pederneira Cable Car – 1st Prize

Urban Situation Two different situations:
the bellow station in Nazaré Beach, in an expansion zone, implemented in a lot articulated with the existent tissue, next to the new library; the upper station, in Pederneira, in line with the tourist’s viewpoint, but mainly used by the population.   

Construction of a passengers Cable Car to connect the Beach to the viewpoint of Pederneira.  The proposed cable car has two cabines for 8 seated people each, and it allows the transportation of goods throughout the seat bounce and/or other appropriated devices.

Intervention Concept
In what concerns the concept and philosophy of the project there was a previous study made by the City Hall that was almost used as a previous study. This way, the goal of the present project was to articulate these orientations with technical and functional issues.