Tags: "bullet train"

02 Feb
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Japan’s pension megafund to invest in US infrastructure / TX bullet trains

February 2, 2017 – asia.nekkei.com TOKYO — Infrastructure investments in the U.S. by Japan’s Government Pension Investment Fund will feature heavily in the economic cooperation package to be discussed at next week’s summit in Washington between the two countries’ leaders. ...

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25 Jan
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Two Texas rail projects make Trump’s Top 50 list – but one is missing

January 25, 2017 – TRA Newswire – McClatchy newspapers report that President Trump’s transition team has compiled a list of 50 potential transportation projects across the U.S. that could be included in a promised infrastructure proposal. Two in the “Top 15” are passenger rail ...

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20 Dec
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Texas Central Railway vs. property owner goes to trial July 3 in Harris County land survey dispute

December 20, 2016 – TRA Newswire – Texas Central Railway will go to trial July 3 in Harris County, seeking a permanent ruling to conduct land surveys for the Dallas to Houston bullet train project. A Houston area property owner claimed that Texas ...

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06 Dec
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Texas Central expands leadership – CEO Aguilar named to build high speed rail project

December 6, 2016 – TRA Newswire –  Aguilar named CEO of Texas Central and brings more than 30 years of experience leading major infrastructure development projects Tim Keith becomes President and will lead capital raising and external affairs Appointment marks ...

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30 Nov
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UT and Prairie VIew students take top prizes in Texas bullet train station designs

November 30, 2016 – TRA Newswire – Architecture students from UT, UT-Arlington and Prairie View A&M take top prizes in statewide design competition for passenger stations of the future Students presented their creative vision for Dallas, Houston and Brazos Valley ...

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16 Nov
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Plano Council Passes Resolution Supporting Bullet Train

November 16, 2016 – CommunityImpact.com – Plano council supports high-speed rail project, Homeless Awareness Week

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02 Nov
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New study shows significant time savings, major ridership potential with Texas high-speed train

November 2, 2016 – TRA Newswire – ·      More than 90 percent of riders will save at least one hour taking the bullet train between major cities ·      Comprehensive study of market size, potential ridership and Texans’ views finds strong ...

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28 Sep
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Houston-Dallas bullet train faces new legal issues

September 27, 2016 – BizJournals.com A Houston-to-Dallas high-speed rail company has found itself in legal wrangle with a landowner who refuses to let company surveyors on his property. Dallas-based Texas Central Partners sought a court order in Harris County to ...

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21 Sep
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Does Governor Greg Abbott Even Have A Clue How Transportation Works?

September 20, 2016 – SAcurrent.com – Steve Jansen – Even if Greg Abbott thinks that bullet trains in Texas are a complete waste of dough, it might be wise, in the future, to not actually say that out loud. Because ...

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28 Aug
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Japan’s newest bullet train will run between Dallas & Houston

August 24, 2016 – asia.nikkei.com – NAGOYA, Japan — A lot is riding on Central Japan Railway‘s next shinkansen bullet train. The Japanese company known as JR Tokai is preparing to introduce the new N700S — the “S” stands for “supreme” — ...

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