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Texas company gets $300M loan for high-speed train project

A Texas company has secured a $300 million loan for a proposed high-speed rail project from Dallas to Houston......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 14th, 2018

Here’s when DFW"s bullet train, hyperloop, driverless cars and flying taxis are set to take off

If you don’t think of North Texas as being on the cutting edge of transportation, consider this: HIGH-SPEED RAIL The 200 mph Texas Bullet Train between Dallas and Houston is set to be the first project of its type in the nation. The project in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 7th, 2018

Texas bullet train rival SCNF blasts Japanese funding for $15B project

A French competitor of the company trying to build the bullet train between Dallas and Houston is attacking Dallas-based Texas Central Rail for securing a $300 million loan with Japanese backing for the company's proposed project. SNCF America In.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 19th, 2018

Newsom victory has implications for California high-speed rail

In Democrat Gavin Newsom’s comfortable victory, California’s bullet train project likely dodged another fatal projectile......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2018

Elon Musk: High-speed, futuristic travel tunnel almost ready

SpaceX and Tesla exec's Boring Company's project tests underground system designed to skip L.A. traffic.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 22nd, 2018

CSX executive joins Brightline as plans for Tampa/Orlando high-speed rail are put in motion

Bob O’Malley, a top executive for CSX Transportation, is leaving the company to work for another train company — All Aboard Florida's Brightline. O’Malley’s final day as the vice president of state and local government relations is July 13; h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

Elon Musk’s Boring Co. Is Said to Win Chicago High-Speed Train Bid

It's a sizeable victory for a company that was launched just 18 months ago. Elon Musk’s Boring Co. is th.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 14th, 2018

Musk"s High-Speed Tunnels Could Give Real Estate a Boost

Inventor Elon Musk during a town hall presentation in Los Angeles last week on the first steps of the Loop pilot project by his high-speed transit firm, The Boring Company. Credit: The Boring Co. If .....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMay 21st, 2018

Railroaded: The Chinese High-Speed Train Network No One Else Really Wants

Thailand has started work on the $5.5 billion first phase of a high-speed railway that Beijing hopes will eventually form part of a China-to-Singapore route, a flagship project that other potential clients are watching......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 18th, 2018

Local firms get piece of state"s high-speed rail project

While California's bullet train has hit multiple obstacles, the project is still boosting the bottom line of several local companies......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 13th, 2018

Modi launches India"s most powerful electric locomotive in Bihar: 10 facts

Developed at Madhepura's Electric Locomotive Factory, the all-electric high-speed train is the first big Make-in-India project completed by Alstom of France.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 10th, 2018

Modi to launch India"s most powerful electric locomotive in Bihar: 10 facts

Developed at Madhepura's Electric Locomotive Factory, the all-electric high-speed train is the first big Make-in-India project completed by Alstom of France.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 10th, 2018

State bullet train audit blames rail authority for cost overruns and mismanagement

State auditor: “This report concludes that the (California High-Speed Rail) Authority’s flawed decision .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2018

Insufficient tech talent thwarted Dallas’ bid for HQ2. So how do we fix that?

What North Texas lacked, according to Amazon, was a deep and readily available high-tech talent pool to fill the 50,000 jobs the company plans to create. So how do you fix that?.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2018

Morocco to unveil Africa"s first ever high speed train line

French President Emmanuel Macron and Morocco's King Mohammed VI are inaugurating Morocco's first high-speed rail line, the first ever such line in Africa......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 15th, 2018

High-tech plastics company begins work on new Valley facility, plans hiring

The $10 million project will include high-tech manufacturing as well as research and development operations......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 13th, 2018

A 61-year-old Oregon company gets a new, high-flying owner

A venerable Oregon helicopter company has a new Texas owner after a $560 million deal. Houston-based Bristow Group Inc. (NYSE: BRS), which provides industrial aviation services, announced Nov. 9 it will acquire a Columbia Helicopters Inc. for $560 mi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

iPhone supplier with major DFW presence acquired for $3.2B

Finisar, the manufacturer that announced it was bringing 500 high-paying jobs to Sherman, Texas, last year, was acquired in a $3.2 billion deal, the company announced Friday. II-VI Inc. (NASDAQ: IIVI), based outside of Pittsburgh, agreed to pay Finis.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 10th, 2018

Beaver County receives expanded high-speed internet coverage

GoNetspeed expanded it’s high-speed fiber optic internet services in Beaver County, according to a new release. The company, which offers up to one gigabit per second, will have service availability in Aliquippa, Ambridge, Baden, Beaver, Beaver Fall.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2018

Comcast 3Q net income rises on more internet customers

Cable company Comcast says its net income rose 9 percent in the third quarter as more high-speed internet customers offset a decline in video customers......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 25th, 2018

Elon Musk says Boring Company test tunnel for high-speed travel to open in December - Washington Post

Washington PostElon Musk says Boring Company test tunnel for high-speed travel to open in DecemberWashington PostElon Musk tweeted Sunday that his underground transportation .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 24th, 2018