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

High-speed rail between Tampa and Orlando is back in play

The Florida Department of Transportation is starting the process for a private high-speed rail line connecting Tampa and Orlando, Gov. Rick Scott announced Friday. The agency, along with the Central Florida Expressway Authority, received an unsoli.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 22nd, 2018

High-speed rail service now connects Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and West Palm Beach

Last month, All Aboard Brightline, Florida’s hospitality focused .....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkJun 8th, 2018

Malaysia kills plans for high-speed rail link with Singapore

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Category: topSource: moneyMay 29th, 2018

In a first, a one-of-a-kind private train tackles Florida"s traffic snarls

The Brightline high-speed train, the only privately owned and operated passenger rail system in the U.S., took its inaugural run to Miami on Friday.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 12th, 2018

A long-dormant high-speed rail project meant to connect Las Vegas and Southern California has a new owner


Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 19th, 2018

Las Vegas High-Speed Rail Venture Gets New Owner

A Florida company’s acquisition of the operator of a planned high-speed rail system connecting Las Vegas and Southern California could breathe new life into the long-delayed project......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 18th, 2018

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

Malaysia, Singapore to delay, not axe, high-speed rail link

Malaysia and Singapore say a planned high-speed railway that would cut travel time between their capitals to just 90 minutes will be suspended for two years instead of being axed......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 5th, 2018

Elon Musk's Boring Company plans high-speed tunnel to Dodger Stadium

Between the constant traffic and pollution it causes, getting to and from Dodger Stadium is no fun for baseball fans and concert-goers. Enter, Elo.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 16th, 2018

Elon Musk’s Boring Co. plans high-speed tunnel shuttle to Dodger Stadium

Los Angeles Dodgers fans are notorious for showing up late to games (stuck in traffic) and leaving early (gotta beat the traffic). But Elon Musk is looking to make the trek a lot less of a hassle......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 16th, 2018

China"s high speed rail boom

China's high speed rail boom.....»»

Category: videosSource: videonewsindexAug 14th, 2018

Comcast to provide high-speed internet for low-income veterans

Low-income veterans can now apply for Comcast’s Internet Essentials program, according to David Cohen, senior executive vice president and chief diversity officer at Comcast in a company announcement Monday. The Internet Essentials program, whic.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 13th, 2018

Startup Roundup: Tampa firm plans Miami expansion, Voyhoy joins Endeavor Miami, TheVentureCity invests in FLUVIP

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Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 8th, 2018

Virgin Hyperloop One Is Building an R&D Center in Spain’s High-Speed Rail Heartland

High-speed rail know-how should speed up hyperloop development. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 7th, 2018

Musk Teases Vision of High-Speed Chicago Rail Tunnel That May Boost Real Estate Demand

Elon Musk's The Boring Co. tweeted a photo of tunnel-digging framework, indicating he's expecting approval for a project connecting Chicago and O'Hare International Airport. Elon Musk’s The Borin.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJul 9th, 2018

3 things to know from Brightline"s proposal to build Orlando-to-Tampa route

Another train connection would help bolster Orlando’s $70 billion tourism industry......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2018

Brightline announces new executive leadership

South Florida passenger rail company Brightline announced four new appointees to its executive team: Jeff Swiatek was named chief financial officer. Ravneet Bhandari was named chief commercial officer. Michael Cegelis was named executive VP of inf.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2018

I-Drive"s Starflyer debuts as another high-flying thrill

A new ride stands tall along International Drive: Unicorp National Developments Inc.'s 400-foot Starflyer swing attraction debuted on June 1.  The new ride, which cost more than $10 million to build, joins the 425-foot Icon Orlando observation wheel .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 2nd, 2018

Does Malaysia Need High-Speed Rail?

Does Malaysia Need High-Speed Rail?.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 30th, 2018

What can Texas teach California about high-speed rail?

The nation's two biggest states are each pursuing high-speed rail — but on very different paths. Which one works best is a question other cities and states are watching carefully......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 21st, 2018