May 3rd, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Funding for the Peninsular Electrification Project for rail lines between San Francisco and San Jose has been included in the proposed budget agreed to by Congress this week. The project is expected to add 9,600 construction jobs for local residents.
November 10th, 2015 | by Jo Borrás
Scheduled to being operations in 2017, the new Miami-Orlando high speed rail project will carry passengers between Florida’s two most international cities
October 2nd, 2015 | by James Ayre
A new survey shows that over two thirds of Americans would consider using high speed rail instead of airlines to travel across the country
May 4th, 2015 | by Steve Hanley
A ride in a Tesla for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe with driver Elon Musk was part of a US tour designed to promote high speed train technology.
March 2nd, 2015 | by Christopher DeMorro
America has fallen far behind the rest of the world when it comes to high-speed rail…but what if we just [&hellip
December 23rd, 2014 | by Christopher DeMorro
While Elon Musk is too busy to invest any time ointo the Hyperloop, 100 scientists and engineers have come together to make the Hyperloop a reality.
September 7th, 2014 | by Jo Borrás
Amtrak's high speed Chicago to St. Louis line is getting $102 million in renovations, thanks to Illinois Governor Pat Quinn's decision earlier this week
July 31st, 2014 | by Jo Borrás
News of a planned Texas bullet train between Dallas and Houston might surprise, but it's a logical move for a large, populous state with a booming economy
July 8th, 2014 | by Steve Hanley
To meet the demand, Amtrak is requesting bids to add up to 28 new train units, each with 40% more seats than existing trains
May 23rd, 2014 | by Steve Hanley
An administrative SNAFU in France means that the French Gov't just spent $20 Billion on trains that are too wide to fit in some 1300 French trains stations
May 16th, 2014 | by Steve Hanley
According to the Beijing Times, Chinese engineers are proposing to build a high speed rail link from China to the [&hellip
April 1st, 2014 | by Christopher DeMorro
America’s aging rail system is woefully out-of-date, but a recent order for 32 of Sieman’s hybrid “Charger” locomotives could bring new life to old railways.
March 7th, 2014 | by Andrew Meggison
Japan’s Shinkansen high-speed rail line network of bullet trains began operation in 1964, and it is the oldest and safest high speed rail line in the world.