High-Speed Rail

high-speed rail
News | October 12,2018

Transportation officials representing Portland, Seattle and Vancouver are in talks to bring rail line to the Cascadia megaregion

Railroad upgrades
News | October 01,2018

The award funds components of the Chicago Region Environmental and Transportation Efficiency (CREATE) project

Positive Train Control funding
News | September 14,2018

The announcement comes amid NTSB calls for expedited implementation of PTC

transit funding
News | August 03,2018

The $16.1 billion bill also will dedicate funding for intercity passenger-rail grants

Rail transit safety
News | April 13,2018

The GAO advised the FTA in its report to create a plan for developing risk-based inspection guidance for state safety agencies

Positive train control
News | February 06,2018

The train crash on Sunday left two dead and dozens of others injured

bullet train
News | January 17,2018

Though projected to cost $40 billion when approved in 2008, the cost for the 119-mile segment sits at $67 billion

train safety
News | January 12,2018

The bill would give railroads until the end of the year to enact Positive Train Control

rail
News | January 05,2018

Secretary Chao recently expressed concern about lack of PTC implementation to rail executives across the U.S.

NTSB
News | December 20,2017

Emergency brake was not deployed prior to the derailment over I-5 in Washington

High-speed rail
News | December 19,2017

Rail speeds at 90 mph should begin next summer in the state

I-5 near Tacoma, Washington
News | December 18,2017

Photo shows a railcar hanging off the side of a bridge; the derailment killed three people on board

Railroad safety
News | July 31,2017

Developing technology includes cracked wheel detection, positive train control and sensor-dropping drones to prevent rail accidents

Study indicates Buy America rules are taking toll on transit
News | July 11,2017

The research performed by the American Action Forum sees higher procurement costs

Boston’s South Station.
Feature | Joshua Bendyk, P.E. | May 31,2017

Modeling tools help integrate new services into existing systems

The commission allocated $217 million for transportation projects across the state
News | March 21,2017

The commission allocated $217 million for transportation projects across the state

Dallas high-speed rail station area planning study getting underway
News | January 18,2017

The region is being looked at for a more aggressive application of high-speed transit

News | July 15,2016

Even after funding, lawmakers project first completed project still about a decade away

News | June 29,2016

The “Metropolitan Lounge” will ease the woes of premium customers only

News | June 16,2016

The multi-billion dollar bullet train will connect Houston to Dallas

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