High speed rail

Land acquisition begins for the ambitious Pune-Nashik high-speed train

The process of acquiring land for the Pune-Nashik high-speed railway has started. Maharashtra Rail Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited (MahaRail) and revenue officers have started negotiations with landowners for the ambitious project between Pune and Nashik. MahaRail Managing Director Rajesh Kumar Jaiswal said: “Land acquisition for the project started on the …

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Overflow – POLITICO

BOILING ON: The union movement’s seething tensions with environmental groups are reaching a climax. Unions want to be part of state advisory group on how to meet its greenhouse gas targets. The problem? Union activists pushing for access are diametrically opposed to the environmental justice interests the group is supposed …

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Can California stop failed projects?

We humans hate to admit failure. Even though our brains can know when an effort has failed, our emotions and ego can prompt us to keep trying to make it work. Indeed, the syndrome has developed its own linguistic expressions, such as “throwing good money after bad”, or “sunk costs” …

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New proposal for a very imperfect high-speed train

California bullet train project – delayed, slashed, and over budget – under construction in Fresno, 2019 (Frederic J. Brown / AFP via Getty Images) Politicsby Sam Mintz reports that “22 members of Congress from the Northeast are asking for federal funding for a new entity they call the North Atlantic …

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High-speed railways: a source of pride for China

The train station in Fuzhou City, in the southeast of China’s Fujian Province. / VCG The train station in Fuzhou City, in the southeast of China’s Fujian Province. / VCG Editor’s Note: Djoomart Otorbaev is the former Prime Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic, a distinguished professor at the Belt and …

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an overview of Egyptian megaprojects

In recent years, Egypt has seen an exponential increase in infrastructure funding. According to research by KPMG, transport – and in particular railways – has in recent years become one of the main economic engines. In 2014, the Egyptian National Railways (ENR) announced a ten-year investment of $ 10 billion …

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Rail News – Brightline completes first half of construction on Orlando’s bullet train. For railway professionals

Home of railway news High speed railway 05/20/2021 Railway news: high speed train Attendees at yesterday’s celebration marked the occasion by signing a bright yellow 12-foot stick of steel rail. Photo – gobrightline.com Brightline recently announced a milestone: The private high-speed rail company has passed the midpoint of building its …

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High Speed ​​Trains Market Analysis Report by Product Type, Industrial Application and Future Technology 2026

The High Speed ​​Rail market research report offers granular analysis of the business space and includes information regarding market trends such as industry share, current revenue, market size, deliverables periodicals and profit estimates. The High Speed ​​Rail Market research report is a compilation of essential information regarding the market size, …

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China halts two high-speed rail projects for debt

Beijing [China], May 19 (ANI): Due to growing local government debt, China ordered work stoppage on two high-speed rail projects with a total investment of 130 billion yuan ($ 20 billion) in the provinces from Shandong and Shaanxi. Citing local media, Nikkei Asia had learned that last month, work on …

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Inflated working numbers support the high speed train

In summary The inflated job creation numbers help keep the California bullet train project alive despite the lack of justification. Whenever politicians spend large sums of taxpayer money on pet projects, they invariably overestimate their supposed economic benefits, especially by creating a multitude of “high paying jobs.” They all do …

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