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Snøhetta wins Bolzano Cable Car competition in Italy

Jul 22, 2015

 The Virgolo/Virgl mountain in Bolzano, Italy has been practically inaccessible to visitors for almost forty years, following the close of the city’s historic funicular in 1976. This is about to change -  The SIGNA Group hosted an international design competition for a new cable car transit system, allowing visitors to experience the beauty of the surrounding landscape and city below with only a minute ride on a cable car.  Snøhetta was awarded first prize in the competition and the commission.

Snøhetta wins Bolzano Cable Car competition in Italy