VENEZUELA: Siemens Industry Solutions has won an order to supply Doppelmayr Cable Car with drive, power and control equipment for the 2·3 km Cabletren Bolivariano cable-hauled shuttle being built to link two Caracas metro stations.

Due to open at the end of 2011, the automated peoplemover will link Petare on metro Line 1 with the future Waraira Repano station on Line 6. There will be five stations and four trains, with a journey time of around 7½ min and a capacity of 3500 passengers/h.