Wednesday, November 15, 2017
FERRIS WHEEL SERIES #17 / STAR OF PUEBLA
Star of Puebla (Mexico) is a 256 ft. tall giant observation wheel located in Puebla’s Linear Park. It was opened on July 22, 2013. Seating capacity is 432 and carries 8 persons per its 54 cabins. The design of the huge wheel makes it possible to be moved to another location making it the world’s first transportable giant Ferris wheel.
The Star of Puebla is the first Bussink Design. It was designed by Bussink Design founder and CEO Ronald Bussink, and is manufactured under license from Bussink Design GmbH of Switzerland by Maurer German Wheels and Chance American Wheels. It is offered in transportable (SP) and fixed (SV) versions, both with a height of approximately 78 metres (256 ft). The R80XL SP is currently the world's tallest-ever transportable Ferris wheel.