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

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

Message to the tech industry: High-speed rail is going to ask you for money

California high-speed rail's chair sees the project as part of the solution to Silicon Valley's housing and transportation crises......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 16th, 2018

Tampa health care IT firm expands with $1.8 million investment

Tampa-based health information technology company Greenway Health has finalized plans to expand operations in the Westshore district with 104 new high-wage jobs and will invest $1.8 million into its consolidated operations. The expansion is part .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2018

Local firms get piece of state"s high-speed rail project

While California's bullet train has hit multiple obstacles, the project is still boosting the bottom line of several local companies......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 13th, 2018

China joins HK-U.S. battle for Chinese tech listings

HONG KONG (Reuters) - When Charles Li, chief executive of the Hong Kong Exchange, last year announced plans to help the next wave of Chinese tech giants go public in the city, bankers celebrated......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 9th, 2018

Tech billionaire Elon Musk plans hyperloop high-speed acceleration and braking test

A passenger pod would try to reach half the speed of sound,roughly 381 miles an hour, and then brake in less than a mile, Musk tweeted in the tech billionaire'.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 8th, 2018

Musk plans hyperloop high-speed acceleration and braking test

A passenger pod would try to reac.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 8th, 2018

Justice Department asks court to expedite AT&T appeal

The Justice Department filed a motion on Wednesday asking the DC Circuit Court of Appeals to expedite its appeal of the AT&T-Time Warner decision, and provided a preview of how it plans to fight its case......»»

Category: topSource: cnn12 hr. 34 min. ago

Disney-area outlet shopping center launches luxury concierge service

Get ready to shop 'til you drop — like a celebrity, that is. Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets near Walt Disney World announced it is launching a high-end personalized experience through its new luxury shopping concierge program. The new program .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals21 hr. 4 min. ago

Mellanox to benefit from high speed network adoption, says Loop Capital

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewall21 hr. 48 min. ago

Airbus CEO says activating Brexit contingency plans

The chief executive of European planemaker Airbus said he was activating his Brexit contingency plans after the British government's plan for leaving the bloc appeared to be "unraveling"......»»

Category: topSource: reuters21 hr. 49 min. ago