Tags: "Tim Keith"

15 Jan
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Hundreds hear that Texas needs to embrace freight and passenger rail – not just more roads

January 15, 2016 – TRA Newswire – Hundreds of attendees from the public and private sector heard from both freight and passenger executives and advocates Friday that roads alone will not solve our future transportation needs. Featured speaker Peter Espy, ...

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03 Nov
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Texas A&M forum: Proposed high-speed rail leader responds to Brazos Valley opposition

November 3, 2016 – KBTX.com – If a high-speed train is built between Houston and North Texas, more than 80 percent of residents would consider using it, according to a new survey released by L.E.K. Consulting. However, the company working ...

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28 Aug
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How private enterprise drives the trains in Texas

August 25, 2016 – Washington Times –  ANALYSIS/OPINION: Tim Keith: Texans are turning the tables on how to pay for nationally critical infrastructure projects, leading the way with a high-speed train project that relies on the expertise of private entrepreneurs ...

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09 May
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Texas bullet train project: endorsed by 9,000 member ASCE

May 9, 2016 – TRA Newswire The Texas Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) has endorsed a high-speed rail project that it says will create jobs, generate development and help sustain Texas’ “quality of life and economic ...

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05 May
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Texas High-Speed Rail Seeks Federal Agency Certification

May 5, 2016 – * Train developers petition for confirmation of Surface Transportation Board jurisdiction * Project meets standard as infrastructure project of national importance * Move will bring Texas passenger link in line with nation’s rail systems (Dallas) – ...

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24 Jan
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Plans for Houston-Dallas bullet train moving along

January 22, 2016 – Houston Chronicle Transportation Writer Dug Begley at the 2016 Southwestern Rail Conference DALLAS – Plans for high-speed rail in Texas will speed up in 2016, company officials said Friday, as the first comprehensive examination of the ...

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30 Nov
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Texas Central adds 3 to executive ranks – construction slated for 2017

November 30, 2015 – Special to TRA Newswire   Company developing high-speed rail adds experience to senior executive team in Public Affairs, Construction and Finance Appointments mark latest milestone in the private, Texas-based company project linking Dallas-Fort Worth and Houston’s ...

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20 Oct
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Texas Central DAL-HOU high speed rail pre-construction partnership announced

October 20, 2015 – Dallas  – (TRA Newswire) Design-build development partnership announced Two world-class design-build firms to provide work valued at $130 million for Texas’ high-speed rail project Backers say commitment shows strong international interest Project reaches 50% milestone in ...

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