High-speed Rail

The World's First Commercial Hyperloop is Coming to Abu Dhabi in 2020

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HyperloopTT) has released details of their plan to create the world’s first commercial Hyperloop system in Abu …

Architecture

The 11 Hypiest Hyperloop Projects We've Been Promised So Far

04.20.18<p>08:00 am<p>Now it's just a matter of seeing who can actually deliver on the futuristic, tube-based transportation system.<p>Hyperloop, hyperloop, …

Hyperloop

Bangkok's Crammed Elevated Metro Sees Expansion Tripling Profits

The operator of Bangkok’s elevated metro system anticipates a tripling in profit over five years as the network expands and commuters flee traffic …

SkyTrain

This Is Where the First 10KM of Hyperloop Will be Built

The Hyperloop has been much-anticipated for some time now but we're finally getting to see exactly how this revolutionary mode of transport will pan out. The first 10km will be put in place between the borders of Abu Dhabi and Dubai soon after HyperloopTT signed a deal with Aldar Properties PJSC …

Hyperloop

Tender for KL-Singapore high-speed rail assets company extended to Dec 28

SINGAPORE: Malaysia's MyHSR Corporation and Singapore's SG HSR on Thursday (Apr 19) announced that more time will be given to interested parties to …

Asia

High-speed rail project vastly underestimated cost of relocating utility lines beneath Fresno

Buried beneath Fresno were some costly surprises for the California bullet train authority, which disclosed Tuesday that the price of utility relocations along a 29-mile section of railway has surged from a 2013 estimate of $69 million to $396 million.<p>Although it was known that moving gas lines, …

Los Angeles

Hyperloop TT plans to build a working line in Abu Dhabi in 2019

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies has announced that it has signed a deal to begin construction on a working Hyperloop in 2019. The company will work with Aldar Properties PJSC, an Abu Dhabi-based real estate developer, on both a route, innovation center and visitor center. The plan is to begin …

Technology (India)

Hyperloop May Soon Be Coming to Abu Dhabi

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies says it wants to bring a hyperloop to Abu Dhabi and to make it operational within about two years.<p>The …

Abu Dhabi

High-Speed Rail Authority Meets In L.A., Hears From Critics and Supporters

At its monthly meeting held in downtown Los Angeles this morning, The California High-Speed Rail Authority Board approved a transfer of $40 million …

California

Non-partisan group hosting high speed rail info meetings in Tavistock, New Hamburg, Thorndale

Rural communities surrounding London will have a chance to talk about the province’s proposed high-speed rail line Tuesday night.<p>InterCityRail, a …

Canada

Musk’s Boring Co. Raises $113 Million for Tunnels and Hyperloop

Elon Musk’s Boring Co. raised $113 million in equity to dig tunnels and develop a high-speed transportation system known as the hyperloop.<p>The startup …

Business

Works to begin next year on Singapore end of High Speed Rail

1 / 1<p>The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has revealed that construction works for Singapore’s end of the High Speed Rail (HSR) project linking the …

Skyscrapers

Here's How Mazda Built Its Rotary Engine

With rotary engines long out of production, the job of building and maintaining them has fallen to individual experts, like wizards of some kind of …

Engines

Innovative UW-Madison student team to unveil latest Hyperloop competition pod April 19 - College of Engineering - University of Wisconsin-Madison

Share this story:<p>On April 19, 2018, the University of Wisconsin-Madison Badgerloop team will reveal Badgerloop Pod III—its latest entry into the 2018 …

Madison

Kia Car Scrappage Scheme 2018 | Kia Motors UK

<i>THE KIA SCRAPPAGE SCHEME</i><p>Stonic First Edition<p>Our eye-catching compact cross-over has style in abundance<p>Discover more about the Kia Stonic and take a …

Kia

HyperloopTT begins construction of first full-scale system

Elon Musk may have his Boring ambitions, but others are eying a different solution to the transportation problem. Instead of simply building …

Hyperloop

Construction of Europe’s first Hyperloop test track is now underway

Hyperloop technology has reached its latest milestone, moving outside of the confines of the US with the first European test track.<p>While the …

Hyperloop

High Speed Rail Project, Authority Audited

posted by RJ Johnson @rickerthewriter -<p>1 hour ago<p>California's high-speed rail project and the people organizing it are being separately audited. …

USDOT

Tesla to test fast breaking of hyperloop project

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has announced plans to test fast breaking of its Hyperloop project.<p>Designers hope to be able to stop the carriages in just 1.2 …

News (China)

Why India’s First Bullet Train Project May Not Be A Good News For Airlines

Why the Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project may hit airlines hard.

India

World’s third hyperloop test track is now under construction

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies has started assembling its tubes<p>We haven’t heard much from Hyperloop Transportation Technologies since last year when the California-based company released a handful of images and a video to prove that it is building what it says is the world’s first …

Technology (UK)

Innovations May Reduce Travel Time Between Hubs

Despite technological advances in almost all the fields in the last half-century, the speed of travel has not changed much. Infact the modes of …

Trains

Feds to audit CA high-speed rail project as funding flounders

Gee, I wonder what federal auditors will find — besides a phantom train set and a lot of wasted money? With a new study out showing that California …

Conservative View

Northeast San Fernando Valley high-speed rail critics want rare SoCal meeting on their ‘turf’

Many of the Angelenos who would be most affected by the state’s high-speed rail project would need to take time off from work and trek to a downtown …

Southern California

US to audit grants awarded to California bullet train

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's high-speed rail project is facing an audit from the U.S. Department of Transportation's as costs continue to climb.<p>The inspector general's audit, announced Thursday, will examine the Federal Railroad Administration's oversight of nearly $3.5 billion in federal …

San Francisco

Business travelers may get their first hyperloop experience in France

HyperloopTT is building a 320-meter test track that will be complete by the end of 2018.<p>Building a slide deck, pitch, or presentation? Here are the …

Hyperloop

Decisions still to be made on downtown SF rail extension tunnel

Come this summer, the Transbay Transit Center will be bustling with activity. That's when phase one of the mammoth project will be completed. Think …

San Francisco

Dandi March theme for India's first bullet train terminal

New Delhi, Apr 13 (PTI) Mahatma Gandhi's Dandi March will be the theme of Sabarmati Station in Ahmedabad which will be the terminating station of the …

India

Full steam ahead for high-speed rail to Arlington, Fort Worth, Waco, Austin, Laredo

The effort to build high-speed trains connecting Dallas, Arlington and Fort Worth — and eventually Waco, Austin, Laredo and possibly Monterrey, …

Fort Worth

Take the bullet train entirely out of chamber

California’s high speed rail project has been a disaster from the beginning, and it’s only getting worse.When voters were asked to approve …

Cap and Trade