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

Bay Area leaders hold out hope for "Valley to Valley" high-speed rail connection

Gov. Gavin Newsom's announcement Tuesday that he is drastically scaling back the vision for California's high-speed bullet train to focus on the Central Valley throws San Jose's future as a connection for the project into limbo. Newsom on Tuesday.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2019

South Texas gigabit internet provider expands to SA

The company has seen demand from businesses in the Medical Center for high-speed internet......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 8th, 2019

Elon Musk"s $1B high-speed downtown-to-O"Hare tunnel plan inches forward

Plans for a high-speed transit line between O'Hare Airport and downtown Chicago, to be developed by Elon Musk and his Boring Co. tunneling company, are moving ahead. In June, Musk and The Boring Co. were selected to build the $1 billion project. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 13th, 2018

Freight Railway Major Mercitalia Flags Off High-Speed Train Between Italian Trading Hotspots

Italy's freight railway company Mercitalia Rail has unveiled the country's first-of-its-kind high-speed freight train that connects Bologna with the Maddaloni-Marcianise terminal near Naples. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 4th, 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

Newly elected California Gov. Gavin Newsom schools Trump on the state"s high-speed rail project in one brutal tweet

Rich Pedroncelli/AP Newly sworn-in California Gov. Gavin Newsom had a few words for President Donald Trump after .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 14th, 2019

Train in vain? Trump, Newsom spar over California high-speed rail funding

“We want that money back now,” Trump tweeted Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2019

California Governor Pulls Plug On Statewide High-Speed Rail Project

California won't be building a high-speed rail line between San Francisco and Los Angeles after all, as Governor Gavin Newsom (D) announced on Tuesday that t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 12th, 2019

Texas Central picks up another partner for bullet train project

Texas Central, developers of the proposed Dallas-Houston bullet train, on Monday named a new partner that it will be working with on the highly anticipated project......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 4th, 2019

Comcast Lifted by Media and Broadband Growth

Comcast said its NBCUniversal media unit and high-speed internet business fueled growth in the fourth quarter. The company also raised its quarterly dividend......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 24th, 2019