Peak Tramway Upgrade - Sarner
Sarner are pleased to announce that they have recently been awarded the Experience, Artwork, Audio-visual and Entertainment contract for the prestigious Peak Tram Upgrade, Hong Kong by the Peak Tramways Company, Limited and The Hong Kong and Shanghai Hotels Limited, following a creative tender.
The Peak Tram, a funicular railway, operational since 1888, carries both tourists and residents to the upper levels of Hong Kong Island as the most direct route from Garden Road to The Peak.
Last upgraded in 1989, the Peak Tram is now running at capacity. The new upgrade includes the external approach at the lower terminus, through new walkways, on to a new tram, increasing capacity from 120 passengers to 210 and up to the upper terminus at The Peak.
Due to complete in 2020, the upgrade will allow more visitors to queue in a comfortable air-conditioned environment. Sarner are designing new innovative audio-visual installations in all public areas, making the queueing process more enjoyable, as well as designing the new entrance area and installations, to further strengthen the Peak Tram as a landmark visitor destination.
Guided by the Client’s vision, the Peak Tram Upgrade brings together a large team of local and international consultants, which Sarner are delighted to join in the delivery of this unique project, a legacy for future generations.