In Trondheim you can find the only bicycle lift this kind in the World. It's called Trampe and is 130 meters long and goes up the hill of the Brubakken road.
It was opened In August 1993. It was authorized for unmanned operation in May 1994. In the time interval 1993-1998, Trampe was a test project.
How to use it and how it works you can see in the link.