Billionaire backed gondola transit system set to launch in Victoria
Summit Gondola Network or SGN, an alternative energy transportation network, which builds urban gondola systems aims to significantly reduce traffic congestion and pollution in cities around the globe.
With scheduled city launches throughout North America in 2016, SGN has announced April 1st that Victoria will be its first test city.
The SGN looks to challenge conventional urban transportation methods with a solar powered alternative transportation system.
Each gondola in SGN is a revolutionary fully electric, IoT connected device with a max distance of 1024 km per charge and comes with built in ride-sharing technology.
The SGN ticketing and operations center will be located at the Summit building in Victoria.
The first line is scheduled to launch in June 2016 with stops located at:
- The Summit – 838 Fort St
- VIATEC – 777 Fort St
- The Tech Park – 1124 Vancouver St
- The Hudson
- Bastion Square
- Centennial Square
- Inner Harbour
- Crystal Gardens
Prices will be:
- $8.38 for a 1 day pass
- $83.8 for a 1 month pass
- $838 for a seasons pass
“We studied gondola networks from China to the UK to North America and believe this will transform the world of Metropolitan transit.
Owen Matthews”, Chairman, Alacrity Foundation
“I can’t wait to ride this. Honestly, I don’t even know how this hasn’t happened before.“
Dan Gunn, CEO of VIATEC
“We are the only company who is actually building a real full-scale urban gondola system. Though I don’t expect us to be the only company looking at the benefits of urban gondola transportation systems.”
Mr Summit, CEO of SGN
More information is available at www.yourSGN.com.
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