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by Eurorapid
24. Sep 2021, 21:58
Forum: Hyperloop concepts
Topic: Outside view - in pods. Should be very easy, useful?
Replies: 3
Views: 32

Re: Outside view - in pods. Should be very easy, useful?

Nice one, Eurorapid! It's great to see how fascinated young people at universities are by the Hyperloop projects. It's also gratifying that students can learn new technologies at these Hyperloop projects. However, the questions of meaningfulness and feasibility have to be assessed from a different ...
by Eurorapid
24. Sep 2021, 10:22
Forum: Chuo Maglev Shinkansen (Tokyo - Nagoya - Osaka)
Topic: Nagoya Maglev Station
Replies: 3
Views: 160

Nagoya Maglev Station Plaza

On April 24, the City of Nagoya announced that it had selected Takashi Yonezawa Architects & Engineers (Showa Ward, Nagoya City) through a public proposal process as the contractor for the design study and basic design of the plaza in front of Nagoya Station on the west side of the station when...
by Eurorapid
24. Sep 2021, 00:09
Forum: Hyperloop concepts
Topic: Outside view - in pods. Should be very easy, useful?
Replies: 3
Views: 32

Re: Outside view - in pods. Should be very easy, useful?

Hi all, Just to give that feel of a train, would it be useful to connect outside view, cameras fixed on the tube, e.g. one per km, with display screen inside the pods, which can display videos from one or more cameras, around a pod's location? Inside of the vacuum pipeline you see nothing but bored...
by Eurorapid
21. Sep 2021, 20:35
Forum: Hyperloop concepts
Topic: Swisspod plans US Colorado Hyperloop Test Facility
Replies: 0
Views: 21

Swisspod plans US Colorado Hyperloop Test Facility

The Association of American Railroads subsidiary TTCI has partnered with European transportation technology startup Swisspod to build a hyperloop test track in Pueblo, Colorado, USA. . Swisspod_Hyperloop_rendering_ENRwebready.jpg Source: https://www.enr.com/ext/resources/2021/09/Swisspod_Hyperloop_r...
by Eurorapid
17. Sep 2021, 21:50
Forum: Fundamental issues relating to mobility, transport and Maglev
Topic: Maglev technology for aircrafts - any possibility?
Replies: 7
Views: 330

Re: Maglev technology for aircrafts - any possibility?

Interesting, thanks. Magnetic take-off and landing for fuel-efficient aircraft: An innovative technique to reduce aircraft weight is to replace landing gear with a magnetic-levitation take-off and landing (maglev TOL) system. An EU project aims to determine if this is feasible. Start date 1 Septembe...
by Eurorapid
15. Sep 2021, 00:11
Forum: Websites, Web & Publications
Topic: Tuesday for Transrapid
Replies: 0
Views: 469

Tuesday for Transrapid

2021--09-14 Tuesday for Transrapid
2021--09-14 Tuesday for Transrapid
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by Eurorapid
14. Sep 2021, 20:27
Forum: Hyperloop concepts
Topic: Power and energy requirement of a pod - peak and, say, kwh per 1000 km.
Replies: 4
Views: 319

Re: Power and energy requirement of a pod - peak and, say, per 1000 km.

Hi all, Just curious how much power and energy does a pod need - peak(kw), and kwh/1000 km? I understand that we need vacuum but is there any scope of using propulsion system similar to rockets, if not for passenger maybe for freight. Sure, there may be many problems with it. How much we need to ca...
by Eurorapid
14. Sep 2021, 12:22
Forum: Chuo Maglev Shinkansen (Tokyo - Nagoya - Osaka)
Topic: Tunnel boring machine merger Japan
Replies: 0
Views: 186

Tunnel boring machine merger Japan

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. and Hitachi Zosen Corporation will merge their tunneling "shield machine" businesses in October. The new company will be the second largest after JIM, with sales estimated to be around 20 billion yen, the largest in Japan. With the reorganization, these two ...
by Eurorapid
12. Sep 2021, 18:21
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Baltimore's planning and transportation chiefs oppose maglev
Replies: 3
Views: 209

Opinion: Pausing on high-speed rail is a good idea

Opinion: Pausing on high-speed rail is a good idea Regarding the Sept. 3 Metro article “Analysis of Baltimore-D.C. maglev train paused”: Is it any wonder that the Federal Railroad Administration, the lead federal agency to review the high-speed train between Washington and Baltimore, is pausing its ...
by Eurorapid
8. Sep 2021, 11:59
Forum: Chuo Maglev Shinkansen (Tokyo - Nagoya - Osaka)
Topic: The Shizuoka Water & Maglev Tunnel Problem
Replies: 31
Views: 4030

How to resolve the conflict between JR Tokai and Shizuoka Prefecture?

リニア中央新幹線建設へ「大井川」をめぐるJR東海と静岡県との対立 解決の糸口はどこに? How to resolve the conflict between JR Tokai and Shizuoka Prefecture over the Oigawa River for the construction of the Central Linear Shinkansen? Author: Jun Umehara, Railroad journalist. Born in 1965. After graduating from university, he joined Mitsui Ba...
by Eurorapid
4. Sep 2021, 00:15
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Maglev Washington - Baltimore: Is there a relevant potential?
Replies: 3
Views: 180

Feds Pause Review of High-Speed Train from D.C. to Baltimore

Feds Pause Review of High-Speed Train from D.C. to Baltimore The Federal Railroad Administration has paused its review of the high-speed maglev train that’s proposed to link Baltimore and Washington with a 15-minute ride and eventually extend to New York. [...] The Federal Railroad Administration s...
by Eurorapid
3. Sep 2021, 23:51
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Maglev Washington - Baltimore: Is there a relevant potential?
Replies: 3
Views: 180

Maglev Washington - Baltimore review paused

A federal agency has paused its review of the high-speed maglev train that’s proposed to link Baltimore and Washington with a 15-minute ride and eventually extend to New York.
Source: https://twitter.com/capgaznews/status/1 ... 21410?s=20 Accessed 2021-09-93
by Eurorapid
1. Sep 2021, 00:07
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Maglev company sues to condemn land
Replies: 6
Views: 604

Serious setback for US maglev project

Serious setback for US maglev project: Land critical for high-speed maglev route in Baltimore-Washington area just became unavailable After a 30-minute virtual hearing on Aug. 30, Circuit Court Judge Kendra Ausby dismissed the lawsuit, allowing a developer to begin a 1,300-unit apartment and town h...
by Eurorapid
30. Aug 2021, 23:13
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Maglev company sues to condemn land
Replies: 6
Views: 604

Judge Dismisses Maglev’s Attempt to Condemn Westport Waterfront Development Property

Baltimore Washington Rapid Rail (BWRR), the organization looking to construct the high-speed Maglev train between Baltimore and Washington, had its attempt to condemn a 43-acre Westport waterfront property dismissed by Baltimore City Circuit Court Judge Kendra Ausby. Developer Ray Jackson of Stonew...
by Eurorapid
24. Aug 2021, 22:41
Forum: Hyperloop concepts
Topic: Virgin Hyperloop unveils new pod concept video
Replies: 0
Views: 290

Virgin Hyperloop unveils new pod concept video

Virgin Hyperloop unveils new pod concept video _120232903_virgin-hyperloop-passenger-experience-09[1].jpg . How the pods may look, according to Virgin Hyperloop Source: https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/news/976/cpsprodpb/78CB/production/_120232903_virgin-hyperloop-passenger-experience-09.jpg Accessed: 2021...
by Eurorapid
24. Aug 2021, 11:55
Forum: RUSSIA and EUROPE / EU
Topic: Historic Photo: Hovertrain
Replies: 0
Views: 257

Historic Photo: Hovertrain

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by Eurorapid
22. Aug 2021, 12:34
Forum: Medium Speed / Urban Maglev
Topic: Historic Photo: Changsha Maglev starts trial operation (2016)
Replies: 0
Views: 303

Historic Photo: Changsha Maglev starts trial operation (2016)

China's first home-designed low-speed maglev rail line starts trial operation in Changsha, Hunan Province, May 6, 2016.
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(Photo by Yang Huafeng/CNSPHOTO)
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by Eurorapid
20. Aug 2021, 12:51
Forum: GERMANY
Topic: Transport System Bögl" (TSB) in the Port of Hamburg
Replies: 3
Views: 385

Transport System Bögl" (TSB) Cargo

crop_1024x1024_210820_img_3cedf.jpg Source: https://zeitung.faz.net/faz/unternehmen/2021-08-20/container-schweben-in-den-hafen/651661.html (in German) The German construction company Max Bögl is going ahead with its maglev project. The family-owned company from Neumarkt is convinced by the concept ...
by Eurorapid
18. Aug 2021, 12:56
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Maglev Station Impact: Washington DC
Replies: 5
Views: 337

Maglev-Westport fight intensifies ahead of crucial court hearing

Maglev-Westport fight intensifies ahead of crucial court hearing Pressure is building on Baltimore Washington Rapid Rail, the company seeking to build a high-speed magnetic levitating train line from Baltimore to Washington, as a key court date approaches challenging its attempt to condemn property...
by Eurorapid
16. Aug 2021, 00:56
Forum: GERMANY
Topic: 1984: Urban Maglev Berlin
Replies: 2
Views: 559

Photo 1983: Urban Maglev Berlin

In 1983, construction began on the 1.6-mile line. It was to be the 2nd commercial Maglev, just after an airport line in Birmingham. Test runs began in 1984, but still gave so many problems to solve that the line did not open until 1989 - just before the fall of the Wall. . E8wiS6zXoAMymXo.png . Sour...
by Eurorapid
13. Aug 2021, 21:41
Forum: Conferences & Events
Topic: Transrapid for Bochum Museum
Replies: 0
Views: 248

Transrapid for Bochum Museum

The Bochum Railway Museum takes over a historic maglev vehicle.
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Foto: Jens_Büttner / picture-alliance / dpa
Source:
https://www.waz.de/staedte/bochum/histo ... 32865.html
Accessed: 2021-08-13
by Eurorapid
12. Aug 2021, 11:31
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Maglev Station Impact: Washington DC
Replies: 5
Views: 337

Parking garage as problem for the maglev project in the D.C. area

Parking garage is putting maglev train project in the D.C. area in a bad spot At the center of D.C.’s objections is a five-level, 1,000-space underground parking garage for the Mount Vernon Square station. The site already has 30 parking facilities and 3,000 parking spaces within a three-block area...
by Eurorapid
12. Aug 2021, 11:28
Forum: Chuo Maglev Shinkansen (Tokyo - Nagoya - Osaka)
Topic: Residents file lawsuit against JR Tokai
Replies: 4
Views: 203

Group of Shimo-Ina residents calls for cancellation of maglev project

リニア反対の住民が計画中止求める 飯田市長に要望書提出 Residents opposed to the linear maglev line submit request to the mayor to stop the project  A group of residents in the Shimo-Ina region who are opposed to the Linear Central Shinkansen project submitted a letter of request to Mayor Ken Sato on August 11, asking him to s...
by Eurorapid
11. Aug 2021, 16:52
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Maglev Station Impact: Washington DC
Replies: 5
Views: 337

DC to maglev: drop the parking garage

DC to maglev: drop the parking garage In comments on a federal review process, DC officials say they want to see changes to the high-speed Baltimore-Washington maglev proposal that take into account concerns about impacts on Mount Vernon Square, including a 1,000-car parking garage. Baltimore offic...
by Eurorapid
9. Aug 2021, 13:39
Forum: Fundamental issues relating to mobility, transport and Maglev
Topic: AeroSlider (Denmark)
Replies: 0
Views: 278

AeroSlider (Denmark)

AeroSlider (Denmark) The AeroSlider is supposed to get by completely without a track or a tube. Instead, it will be shot through the air by electromagnets. . 16418e05adbc0d9d5e5386c089dc1c8ca4209b2d.jpeg Source: https://1e9.community/t/dieser-zug-fliegt-ohne-roehren-und-gleise-und-soll-den-hyperloo...
by Eurorapid
7. Aug 2021, 18:26
Forum: GERMANY
Topic: Transport System Bögl" (TSB) in the Port of Hamburg
Replies: 3
Views: 385

Photo: Transport System Bögl" (TSB) in China

"German" Boegl TSB System in China Current claim (not verified news yet): Liebherr Transportation to provide on-board, ultra-light air conditioning systems for Chengdu Xinzhu Road and Bridge Machinery Co. for its new maglev train project. Source: Luis Eduardo Vanegas P. @luisevanegas via ...
by Eurorapid
7. Aug 2021, 10:54
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Maglev Washington - Baltimore: Is there a relevant potential?
Replies: 3
Views: 180

Maglev Washington - Baltimore: Is there a relevant potential?

The potential for a linear line project with a cost exceeding 1 trillion yen? Rough / automated English translation of a Japanese comment by Keiichiro Otsuka on the Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project (Japanese perspective). Original text: https://www.risvel.com/column/1023 Accessed: 2021-08-07 I...
by Eurorapid
4. Aug 2021, 11:55
Forum: Hyperloop concepts
Topic: Hyperloop Montreal to Toronto
Replies: 0
Views: 180

Hyperloop Montreal to Toronto

Another fresh proposal: a Hyperloop from Montreal to Toronto Proponents claim it will take just 40 minutes. Imagine living in Montreal and taking the train to Toronto where you work everyday. Travel time less than 40 minutes each way. Well it might just be possible with this Hyperloop high speed tra...
by Eurorapid
1. Aug 2021, 17:53
Forum: Shanghai Transrapid (EMS High Speed Maglev)
Topic: Shanghai - Hangzhou without Hongqiao maglev station?
Replies: 2
Views: 290

Re: Shanghai - Hangzhou without Hongqiao maglev station?

Here is the Chinese information with some links and as a whole as pdf from the chinese website. The info was obtained from Bogoo @hirobanc via twitter on 2021-08-01. Website original: https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/jCg7tXselJDaSi12OQNArQ Accessed: 2021-08-01 2021-08-01_Hongqiao Airport maglev 【机场联络线】环评报...
by Eurorapid
28. Jul 2021, 15:21
Forum: General maglev debate in China
Topic: 600km/h high-speed maglev to roll off in Qingdao
Replies: 13
Views: 621

Re: 600km/h high-speed maglev to roll off in Qingdao

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by Eurorapid
28. Jul 2021, 14:36
Forum: General maglev debate in China
Topic: 600km/h high-speed maglev to roll off in Qingdao
Replies: 13
Views: 621

The 600km/h high-speed maglev

The new maglev train brings rail transport in line with speed promises made by hyperloop firms. With hyperloop technologies still in the testing phase, maglev trains currently set the operational standard for high-speed grounded public transport. In China and Japan, the fastest maglev trains curren...
by Eurorapid
23. Jul 2021, 11:52
Forum: General maglev debate in China
Topic: 600km/h high-speed maglev to roll off in Qingdao
Replies: 13
Views: 621

Re: 600km/h high-speed maglev to roll off in Qingdao

https://cdn.iflscience.com/images/ba7546aa-07f5-538a-9939-173d4794eb79/extra_large-1626797047-sign-for-the-maglev-train-in-shanghai-airport-image-credit-hxdbzxy-shutterstock-com.jpg Source: https://www.iflscience.com/technology/chinas-new-maglev-train-may-be-among-the-fastest-ever-but-doesnt-have-a...
by Eurorapid
22. Jul 2021, 16:43
Forum: Hyperloop concepts
Topic: Zeleros Hyperloop
Replies: 0
Views: 187

Zeleros Hyperloop

Press release / Newseltter of Zeleros Zeleros-hyperloop-Acciona-EIT-Innoenergy-CAF_Si-768x432[1].png Zeleros, the European company based in Valencia (Spain) that develops a scalable hyperloop system, has announced the support of three key players that will accelerate the development of its pioneerin...
by Eurorapid
20. Jul 2021, 14:11
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Rally for maglev?
Replies: 1
Views: 177

Re: Rally for maglev?

Rally Held In Support Of Maglev High-Speed Rail Project In response to the city’s recent opposition to the development, dozens of local leaders, union members and people in the community rallied downtown Monday in support of the multi-billion dollar Maglev project. Maglev supporters said this proje...
by Eurorapid
19. Jul 2021, 12:34
Forum: GERMANY
Topic: Greens: partially technophobic attitude (against maglev)?
Replies: 0
Views: 217

Greens: partially technophobic attitude (against maglev)?

https://www.handelsblatt.com/images/der-maglev-in-schanghai/25538054/2-format2020.jpg Source: Reutters, in: https://www.handelsblatt.com/meinung/gastbeitraege/gastkommentar-das-aus-des-transrapids-in-deutschland/25537900.html Accessed: 2021-07-19 China was quick to recognize the advantages of the T...
by Eurorapid
19. Jul 2021, 12:20
Forum: Chuo Maglev Shinkansen (Tokyo - Nagoya - Osaka)
Topic: Residents file lawsuit against JR Tokai
Replies: 4
Views: 203

Re: Residents file lawsuit against JR Tokai

According to the complaint, 24 residents of Denenchofu, Ota-ku, and Higashi-Tamagawa, Setagaya-ku, claim that the construction is expected to cause cave-ins and ground subsidence, and that in addition to the danger to their lives, they are concerned about the decline in land prices and damage to th...
by Eurorapid
19. Jul 2021, 12:06
Forum: Chuo Maglev Shinkansen (Tokyo - Nagoya - Osaka)
Topic: Residents file lawsuit against JR Tokai
Replies: 4
Views: 203

Re: Residents file lawsuit against JR Tokai

K10013147831_2107191712_2107191725_01_02[1].jpg Photo: https://www3.nhk.or.jp/news/html/20210719/k10013147831000.html According to the lawsuit, the residents claim that their right to live in safety is being violated because of the possibility of similar damage occurring in Chofu, Tokyo, where a ro...
by Eurorapid
13. Jul 2021, 23:10
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Rally for maglev?
Replies: 1
Views: 177

Rally for maglev?

Local construction union, business leaders promote high-speed maglev train at Baltimore rally
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Source: [url]https://twitter.com/VSNMaryland/status/ ... 5?s=20[url] Accessed; 2021-07-13
by Eurorapid
12. Jul 2021, 23:33
Forum: North America
Topic: Edmonton – Calgary high-speed line?
Replies: 1
Views: 183

Would you take the proposed Calgary-Edmonton hyperloop?

Would you take the proposed Calgary-Edmonton hyperloop?
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Source: https://twitter.com/lethnewsnow/status/ ... 45860?s=20 Accessed: 2021-07-12
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Source: https://lethbridgenewsnow.com/polls-2/ Accessed: 2021-07-12
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by Eurorapid
12. Jul 2021, 17:01
Forum: North America
Topic: Edmonton – Calgary high-speed line?
Replies: 1
Views: 183

Edmonton – Calgary high-speed line?

ELLISDON, Canada, and Aecom, United States, have formed a partnership dubbed Prairie Link to progress plans for a $C 9bn ($US 7.2bn) high-speed line from Edmonton via Red Deer to Calgary in Alberta, Canada. The partnership has proposed the project through the Government of Alberta’s Unsolicited Pro...
by Eurorapid
12. Jul 2021, 00:31
Forum: Chuo Maglev Shinkansen (Tokyo - Nagoya - Osaka)
Topic: Removal of residual soil
Replies: 7
Views: 1889

Re: Removal of residual soil

JR Tokai is planning to set up two sites in the town of Mitake as disposal sites for the residual soil generated from the tunnel construction of the Central Linear Railway.   Some people in the town are concerned about the possibility of soil contamination due to heavy metals contained in the overb...
by Eurorapid
8. Jul 2021, 12:20
Forum: Chuo Maglev Shinkansen (Tokyo - Nagoya - Osaka)
Topic: Mudslides a threat to Linear Maglev?
Replies: 1
Views: 159

Mudslides a threat to Linear Maglev?

In response to the massive mudslide in Atami City, Shizuoka Prefecture, the prefectural government decided on July 7 to urgently inspect areas in the prefecture where there is a risk of damage due to the collapse of fill in the upper mountains, as in Atami City. The number of target areas is expect...
by Eurorapid
7. Jul 2021, 17:44
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Maglev Station Impact: Washington DC
Replies: 5
Views: 337

Maglev Station Impact: Baltimore South

A rendering shows what a potential maglev line would look like going through Cherry Hill and Westport in south Baltimore.
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by Eurorapid
6. Jul 2021, 15:42
Forum: GERMANY
Topic: Munich City Council is discussing about 14 different TSB routing variations
Replies: 8
Views: 1649

CSU dispute over maglev train

English summary of a German language report in Süddeutsche Zeitung. District Administrator Göbel and Ottobrunn's Mayor Loderer clash over the Ludwig-Bölkow-Campus connection by public transport. Anyone listening to this argument could hardly believe that the duelists were party colleagues: Ottobrunn...
by Eurorapid
4. Jul 2021, 16:52
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Maglev company sues to condemn land
Replies: 6
Views: 604

Maglev company sues to condemn land

By Holden Wilen – Reporter, Baltimore Business Journal Jun 29, 2021, 4:10pm EDT A mounting legal fight between the company seeking to build a high-speed magnetic levitating train line from Baltimore to Washington and the developer planning to build a waterfront community at Westport threatens the vi...
by Eurorapid
3. Jul 2021, 12:45
Forum: Chuo Maglev Shinkansen (Tokyo - Nagoya - Osaka)
Topic: Removal of residual soil
Replies: 7
Views: 1889

opposition against tunnel soil disposal sites

リニア残土の御嵩町民説明会 町外開催のJRに不信感 Mitake residents distrust JR's decision to hold a meeting outside of town to explain about the remaining soil from the linear railway Summary and translation of a Japanese News report: Asahi https://www.asahi.com/articles/ASP726RQ0P6YOIPE02L.html Accessed 2021-07-03 On Jul...
by Eurorapid
2. Jul 2021, 10:45
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Maglev company sues to condemn land
Replies: 6
Views: 604

Maglev company sues to condemn land

Maglev company sues to condemn land planned for Westport development, setting up showdown between projects in South Baltimore by Colin Campbell, Baltimore Sun Thu, July 1, 2021, 12:31 AM The proposed $10 billion, high-speed maglev train between Baltimore and Washington and a major waterfront housin...
by Eurorapid
1. Jul 2021, 11:16
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Baltimore's planning and transportation chiefs oppose maglev
Replies: 3
Views: 209

Baltimore Officials’ Rejection of Maglev

The proposed “super-conducting magnetic levitation” — or “Maglev”— train, modeled after an existing system that opened in Japan in the 1980s, is capable of traveling at 311 miles per hour, enough to get people between the two cities in 15 minutes. It is backed by Japan Central Railroad and is curre...
by Eurorapid
1. Jul 2021, 10:25
Forum: UNITED KINGDOM
Topic: HS2: 300 years old tree felled for a service road
Replies: 2
Views: 383

Siemens launches legal action against HS2

Siemens launches legal action against HS2 SIEMENS Mobility has launched a legal battle against High Speed 2 (HS2), filing a procurement claim against the company on June 21. The German manufacturer is one of five shortlisted for the high-speed train contract, the winner of which is due to be announc...
by Eurorapid
29. Jun 2021, 16:04
Forum: UNITED KINGDOM
Topic: Why the UK Government doesn't want to use 'maglev'
Replies: 0
Views: 165

Why the UK Government doesn't want to use 'maglev'

This is why the Government doesn't want to use a Shanghai-style 'maglev' hover train to link the cities of the North QVNIMTIxMjkyNzM1[1].jpg The Government was tackled over the rejection of proposals for an underground "hover train" network linking northern cities, like that in Shanghai. ...
by Eurorapid
29. Jun 2021, 15:55
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Baltimore's planning and transportation chiefs oppose maglev
Replies: 3
Views: 209

Baltimore recommends against building $10 B maglev train to Washington

Baltimore officially came out against the proposed high-speed Northeast Maglev train to Washington, recommending against building it due to concerns about equity and the project’s effects on the environment. Using Japanese superconducting magnetic levitation technology, the train promises to shorte...
by Eurorapid
28. Jun 2021, 12:04
Forum: Fundamental issues relating to mobility, transport and Maglev
Topic: DB Schenker, Volocopter develop heavy lift cargo drone
Replies: 0
Views: 243

DB Schenker, Volocopter develop heavy lift cargo drone

Volocopter exhibited its test VoloDrone aircraft, along with a sample transport container from DB Schenker, at Germany’s National Aviation Conference last week. In a statement, DB Schenker said the heavylift drone, which can take off and land vertically, is autonomously and electrically operated an...
by Eurorapid
27. Jun 2021, 11:45
Forum: Hyperloop concepts
Topic: Canadian hyperloop (?)
Replies: 0
Views: 181

Canadian hyperloop (?)

Canadian hyperloop company says ultra-high-speed travel between Calgary and Edmonton is feasible TransPod hopes to begin building test track in Edmonton as early as next year https://i.cbc.ca/1.4443903.1513038371!/fileImage/httpImage/image.jpg_gen/derivatives/16x9_780/transpod-hyperloop.jpg Source:...
by Eurorapid
24. Jun 2021, 22:23
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Baltimore's planning and transportation chiefs oppose maglev
Replies: 3
Views: 209

Baltimore's planning and transportation chiefs oppose maglev

Baltimore's planning and transportation chiefs told the Federal Railroad Administration that they oppose the construction of the maglev, because they have concerns about equity and its effect on the environment. Baltimore’s four-page response detailed officials’ concerns about the effects of the tra...
by Eurorapid
22. Jun 2021, 22:58
Forum: Fundamental issues relating to mobility, transport and Maglev
Topic: Polish startup Nevomo (Hyperloop)
Replies: 8
Views: 1135

Nevomo: Rete Ferroviaria Italiana and Nevomo have signed a MoU

Rete Ferroviaria Italiana and Nevomo have signed a MoU 18.06.2021 visualisation_field_maly.original[1].jpg Source: https://www.nevomo.tech/media/images/visualisation_field_maly.original.jpg Rete Ferroviaria Italiana and Nevomo have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to verify the technical ...
by Eurorapid
20. Jun 2021, 14:18
Forum: Fundamental issues relating to mobility, transport and Maglev
Topic: Aluminum in the transportation sector
Replies: 0
Views: 236

Aluminum in the transportation sector

Aluminum in the transportation sector Montanuniversität Leoben In order to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, automotive manufacturers are increasingly turning to aluminum, which is three times lighter than conventional steel. However, especially in the area of car body outer panels (engine hoods, do...
by Eurorapid
18. Jun 2021, 11:15
Forum: GERMANY
Topic: GER: Kleine Anfrage FDP Franktion zu Hyperloop und TVE (Emsland)
Replies: 0
Views: 220

GER: Kleine Anfrage FDP Franktion zu Hyperloop und TVE (Emsland)

Deutscher Bundestag Drucksache 19/30214 19. Wahlperiode 01.06.2021 Kleine Anfrage der Abgeordneten Jens Beeck, Mario Brandenburg (Südpfalz), Katja Suding, Grigorios Aggelidis, Renata Alt, Nicole Bauer, Dr. Jens Brandenburg (Rhein-Neckar), Dr. Marco Buschmann, Dr. Marcus Faber, Daniel Föst, Otto Fri...
by Eurorapid
15. Jun 2021, 14:03
Forum: Fundamental issues relating to mobility, transport and Maglev
Topic: Polish startup Nevomo (Hyperloop)
Replies: 8
Views: 1135

Plastwil De Bonte becomes Nevomo’s Track Partner

Plastwil De Bonte becomes Nevomo’s Track Partner 15.06.2021 Nevomo has signed a cooperation agreement with Plastwil and Plastwil de Bonte, companies specializing in the production of top-quality pre-stressed concrete sleepers and rail fastening systems. The sleepers and fixings supplied by the two ...
by Eurorapid
15. Jun 2021, 13:58
Forum: Fundamental issues relating to mobility, transport and Maglev
Topic: Polish startup Nevomo (Hyperloop)
Replies: 8
Views: 1135

Nevomo - longest passive magnetic levitation test facility in Europe?

Nevomo press Release: Nevomo will construct the longest passive magnetic levitation test facility in Europe 01.06.2021 Nevomo, a company developing pioneering magrail technology, enabling vehicles to reach speeds of 550 kph on existing railway tracks, has signed an agreement with CIECH Sarzyna, a co...
by Eurorapid
15. Jun 2021, 13:56
Forum: Fundamental issues relating to mobility, transport and Maglev
Topic: Polish startup Nevomo (Hyperloop)
Replies: 8
Views: 1135

Deal agreed to build Europe’s largest MagRail test track (Nevomo)

Polish site to be used for tests, with aim of MagRail technology in use by 2025 . Deal agreed to build Europe’s largest MagRail test track Jun 14, 2021, info by Richard Clinnick https://www.railjournal.com/passenger/high-speed/deal-agreed-to-build-europes-largest-magrail-test-track/ Accessed: 2021-...
by Eurorapid
10. Jun 2021, 15:39
Forum: Chuo Maglev Shinkansen (Tokyo - Nagoya - Osaka)
Topic: The Shizuoka Water & Maglev Tunnel Problem
Replies: 31
Views: 4030

JR Tokai: "We will resolve the maglev problem as soon as possible"

2021-06-10_JR_Tokai_president_statement.JPG Screenshot of yahoo Japan: 6/10(木) 12:48配信 https://news.yahoo.co.jp/articles/fa0cbed8002257d8aa32668775f1212b79b8b436 Accessed: 2021-06-10 Before a top meeting with the Shizuoka governor over the linear railway construction, JR Tokai President Kaneko reit...
by Eurorapid
8. Jun 2021, 13:15
Forum: Fundamental issues relating to mobility, transport and Maglev
Topic: Face recognition for Moscow transport
Replies: 0
Views: 231

Face recognition for Moscow transport

An agreement to introduce face recognition on the Moscow transport network was made on June 4 between the Russian capital’s mayor, Mr Sergei Sobyanin and general director of National Payment Card System, Mr Vladimir Komlev. [...] The introduction of such technology is part of a plan to combine all ...
by Eurorapid
7. Jun 2021, 21:28
Forum: Fundamental issues relating to mobility, transport and Maglev
Topic: Sleeper trains: a different approach to the value of time?
Replies: 1
Views: 953

European Sleeper share offering fully subscribed

PRIVATE operator European Sleeper says all shares offered to prospective investors on May 27 were reserved within 15 minutes by more than 350 investors. [...] The sale [...] raised the €500,000 in seed capital necessary to establish sales, marketing and customer service operations for European Slee...
by Eurorapid
6. Jun 2021, 13:24
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Protest against the Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Replies: 1
Views: 247

Protest against the Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project

June 4:
Anti-MAGLEV sign outside of the @TheNewDealCafe in Greenbelt, Maryland.
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2021-06-06 USA Anti-MAGLEV sign
2021-06-06 USA Anti-MAGLEV sign
photo by Kimberly Keyes @funkyartist Accessed 2021-06-06 on twitter
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by Eurorapid
6. Jun 2021, 12:14
Forum: RUSSIA and EUROPE / EU
Topic: The TEN Maglev Network (part)
Replies: 0
Views: 235

The TEN Maglev Network (part)

2021-06-06 TEN Maglev Network (part)
2021-06-06 TEN Maglev Network (part)
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Source: Twitter @FrankMenger, Accessed: 2021-06-06
https://twitter.com/FrankMenger/status/ ... 46627?s=20
by Eurorapid
31. May 2021, 21:49
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: 2021 Environmental Impact Study
Replies: 10
Views: 1242

Federal review of Baltimore-Washington high-speed maglev project ‘paused’

https://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-apps/imrs.php?src=https://arc-anglerfish-washpost-prod-washpost.s3.amazonaws.com/public/NDZRE6ANBEI6RCYNRELAEIDPW4.jpg Photo: https://www.washingtonpost.com/transportation/2019/12/17/federal-review-baltimore-washington-high-speed-maglev-project-paused/ Accessed 202...
by Eurorapid
31. May 2021, 21:43
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: 2021 Environmental Impact Study
Replies: 10
Views: 1242

Maryland towns ready to fight maglev project as federal review stalls

The high-speed superconducting magnetic levitation system, many say, offers little benefit to communities in the D.C. area because it would stop only in Washington, Baltimore and at Baltimore-Washington International Marshall Airport. But construction would have a direct impact on the neighborhoods...
by Eurorapid
29. May 2021, 21:05
Forum: Chuo Maglev Shinkansen (Tokyo - Nagoya - Osaka)
Topic: Changing the Maglev route is 'unthinkable'
Replies: 1
Views: 247

Changing the Maglev route is 'unthinkable'

JR東海社長「リニア工事のルート変更難しい」 改めて否定的見解示す【大井川リニア】 The following is a summary of the main points made by JR Tokai President Shin Kaneko at his regular press conference held on June 28.  -In the public debate for the prefectural gubernatorial election (to be held on June 3 and 20), there was a comment that r...
by Eurorapid
29. May 2021, 08:55
Forum: Fundamental issues relating to mobility, transport and Maglev
Topic: Polish startup Nevomo (Hyperloop)
Replies: 8
Views: 1135

Polish startup Nevomo has acquired €1.14 million incl. Venture Capital.

Nevomo has acquired PLN 1.1 mln from the ValueTech Seed Venture Capital. This is the first VC investment in the company. The funds obtained will be allocated to the development of power electronic systems for the transport of the future. The founds in the amount of PLN 1.1 mln obtained from ValueTe...
by Eurorapid
28. May 2021, 12:19
Forum: Conferences & Events
Topic: MTST'21 Conference, May 26, 2021: The program
Replies: 1
Views: 422

Re: MTST'21 Conference, May 26, 2021: The program

. https://www.pgups.ru/upload/iblock/9a4/MTST_21-Afisha.jpg https://www.pgups.ru/upload/iblock/568/MTST_21-02.jpg . https://www.pgups.ru/upload/iblock/5cc/MTST_21-06.jpg . Translation of a Russian Summary: https://sanktpeterburg.bezformata.com/listnews/magnitolevitatcionnie/94200629/[url] [i]The VII...
by Eurorapid
27. May 2021, 11:47
Forum: General maglev debate in China
Topic: Hyperloop China
Replies: 3
Views: 286

Hyperloop China

The construction of a maglev test line that can handle speeds of up to 1,000 km/h has started in Northern China’s Shanxi. The system is developed by North Univ of China and the Third Research Institute of CASIC. It is a hyperloop concept with low vacuum and magnetic suspension technolgoies. . E2XE_u...
by Eurorapid
26. May 2021, 16:47
Forum: Chuo Maglev Shinkansen (Tokyo - Nagoya - Osaka)
Topic: The Shizuoka Water & Maglev Tunnel Problem
Replies: 31
Views: 4030

Re: The Shizuoka Water & Maglev Tunnel Problem

静岡県知事選公開討論会 リニア問題白熱 川勝氏/生態系や水質にも問題 岩井氏/住民判断 ルート変更も Shizuoka gubernatorial election open debate: Kawakatsu: Linear railroad issue heated up; Iwai: Residents may decide to change route Translated info and summary of a Japanese report https://www.at-s.com/news/article/shizuoka/906481.html Accessed on ...
by Eurorapid
24. May 2021, 16:41
Forum: UNITED KINGDOM
Topic: HS2: 300 years old tree felled for a service road
Replies: 2
Views: 383

HS2: 300 years old tree felled for a service road

E2BTmxTWYAAYA36.jpg Source: Twitter https://twitter.com/AmericanIndian8/status/1396216800912629763?s=20 posted by @AmericanIndian8 When Mozart was 8 this tree was over 40. When first Steam Engine was patented this tree was 50. When the Wright Brothers flew the first motorized plane this tree was 18...
by Eurorapid
24. May 2021, 15:14
Forum: GERMANY
Topic: Photo: disdain for a brilliant technology.
Replies: 1
Views: 1829

Photo: TR09 Emsland TVE

TR 09 Emsland TVE
TR 09 Emsland TVE
Photo via Twitter by Juliann @julian_ngamer
Accessed 2021-05-24
https://twitter.com/julian_ngamer/statu ... 50567?s=20

Historic photo, the TVE is currently decommissioned and partially dismantled.
by Eurorapid
24. May 2021, 14:58
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: "Maglev to Destroy Habitat, Climate" ?
Replies: 4
Views: 876

Some Greenbelt Residents Oppose to Plans for High-Speed Maglev

Some Greenbelt Residents Oppose to Plans for High-Speed Maglev Train . 2021-05-24_NBC_Maglev-Protest.JPG Source: https://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local/some-greenbelt-residents-oppose-to-plans-for-high-speed-maglev-train/2680880/ Accessed: 2021-05-24 “We are saying no build is the best,” Councilm...
by Eurorapid
23. May 2021, 20:43
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Maglev Station Impact: Washington DC
Replies: 5
Views: 337

Response to the MAGLEV Draft Environment Impact Statement

Statement of Patrick Parlej, Advisory Neighborhood Commissioner, 6E05 Mount Vernon Triangle Area, District of Columbia Response to the Proposed MAGLEV Draft Environment Impact Statement, May 22 2021 To Whom It May Concern: I am writing this letter in response to the request to review the materials i...
by Eurorapid
23. May 2021, 18:15
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Maglev Station Impact: Washington DC
Replies: 5
Views: 337

Maglev Station Impact: Washington DC

ANC 6E's comments primarily focus on the severe negative impacts to the local transportation network of locating the DC MAGLEV station in Mt Vernon Triangle with no direct connection to a Metrorail station and building a 1,000 car parking garage at the station. . E1ob84ZWEAEJ_m6.jpg Source: Twitter...
by Eurorapid
21. May 2021, 22:16
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Official ridership forecast implausibly high?
Replies: 0
Views: 1345

Official ridership forecast implausibly high?

Reference data suggest that the official ridership forecast is more than a factor of ten too high for the proposed Baltimore-Washington maglev by Owen A Kelley | posted in: Greenbelt News, Transportation Source https://www.greenbeltonline.org/maglev-ridership/ Accessed 2021-05-21 | Opponents of the...
by Eurorapid
20. May 2021, 00:10
Forum: Chuo Maglev Shinkansen (Tokyo - Nagoya - Osaka)
Topic: Bitter memories of a tunneling misadventure a century ago resurface
Replies: 0
Views: 700

Bitter memories of a tunneling misadventure a century ago resurface

Japan maglev train project still stalled by environmental concerns Bitter memories of a tunneling misadventure a century ago resurface Source: Nikkei. https://asia.nikkei.com/Business/Transportation/Japan-maglev-train-project-still-stalled-by-environmental-concerns Accesed 2021-05-19. . Chuo_Shink_...
by Eurorapid
17. May 2021, 12:37
Forum: Hyperloop concepts
Topic: Is "hyperloop becoming the fastest form of transport" ?
Replies: 0
Views: 2846

Is "hyperloop becoming the fastest form of transport" ?

Twitter: Top tweets on future infrastructure in Q1 2021 1. Jean-Baptiste Lefevre’s tweet on hyperloop becoming the fastest form of transport . shutterstock_1122973145[1].jpg https://www.verdict.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/shutterstock_1122973145.jpg Source: https://www.verdict.co.uk/hyperloop-...
by Eurorapid
16. May 2021, 20:12
Forum: Fundamental issues relating to mobility, transport and Maglev
Topic: Behold the maglev Multi lift that goes up, down and left to right
Replies: 0
Views: 2385

Behold the maglev Multi lift that goes up, down and left to right

Behold the maglev Multi lift that goes up, down and left to right by Bonnie Christian, 22.06.2017. Source: https://www.wired.co.uk/article/thyssenkrupp-multi-maglev-elevator Accessed: 2021-05-16 screen-shot-2017-06-22-at-092832[1].png Source: https://www.wired.co.uk/article/thyssenkrupp-multi-magle...
by Eurorapid
15. May 2021, 12:46
Forum: Fundamental issues relating to mobility, transport and Maglev
Topic: China switching from rail expansion to efficiency in latest five-year plan
Replies: 0
Views: 2179

China switching from rail expansion to efficiency in latest five-year plan

China switching from rail expansion to efficiency in latest five-year plan https://www.railjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/Modern-Chinese-high-speed-railway-aerial-view-shutterstock_299016575-ABCDstock.jpg That rate that China has expanded its network outstrips all other countries around the...
by Eurorapid
13. May 2021, 14:28
Forum: UNITED KINGDOM
Topic: Birmingham Maglev
Replies: 2
Views: 1101

Re: Birmingham Maglev

Opened in 1984, the Birmingham Maglev came at the very tail end of a trente glorieuses for British transport technology and, more broadly, European engineering; an era that promised so much yet eventually bequeathed so many relics and ruins. The modernism of the 20th century, expressed especially i...
by Eurorapid
13. May 2021, 14:20
Forum: UNITED KINGDOM
Topic: Birmingham Maglev
Replies: 2
Views: 1101

Maglev at Birmingham Airport in 1984

Photo: The Maglev in action at Birmingham Airport in 1984.
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2021-05-13 Birmingham Maglev 1984
2021-05-13 Birmingham Maglev 1984
Source: https://www.business-live.co.uk/economi ... ld-3920635
Accessed: 2021-05-13
Photographer: unknown.
by Eurorapid
13. May 2021, 14:16
Forum: UNITED KINGDOM
Topic: Birmingham Maglev
Replies: 2
Views: 1101

Birmingham Maglev

Birmingham Airport Maglev carriage sold on eBay for £100 It was once an iconic transporter, taking passengers to and from Birmingham Airport, but now a Maglev carriage has found a new home at the bottom of a Warwickshire garden, having been sold for just £100. . andrew-jones-in-the-maglev-which-he-...
by Eurorapid
12. May 2021, 12:34
Forum: Chuo Maglev Shinkansen (Tokyo - Nagoya - Osaka)
Topic: Evacuation tunnel construction in Yamanashi
Replies: 0
Views: 1537

Evacuation tunnel construction in Yamanashi

Recently, JR Tokai opened to the press the construction site of a working tunnel in Hayakawa-cho, Yamanashi Prefecture, which is said to be one of the most difficult tunnels in the construction of the Central Linear Railway. The site is about two kilometers from the border with Shizuoka Prefecture. ...
by Eurorapid
8. May 2021, 21:34
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: 2021 Environmental Impact Study
Replies: 10
Views: 1242

Re: 2021 Environmental Impact Study

The Baltimore-Washington Superconducting Maglev Draft Environmental Impact Study
by the National Capital Planning Commission

on May 6, 2021

About the source: The pdf of the presentation was posted here: viewtopic.php?p=188#p188
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by Eurorapid
8. May 2021, 21:32
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: 2021 Environmental Impact Study
Replies: 10
Views: 1242

Re: 2021 Environmental Impact Study

Visualizations in the 2021 Environmental Impact Study The Baltimore-Washington Superconducting Maglev Draft Environmental Impact Study by the National Capital Planning Commission on May 6, 2021 Visualization of environmental impacts (excerpt from the presentation) 2021-05-06_US-Maglev_Environment_Im...
by Eurorapid
8. May 2021, 21:28
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: 2021 Environmental Impact Study
Replies: 10
Views: 1242

Re: 2021 Environmental Impact Study

Visualizations in the 2021 Environmental Impact Study The Baltimore-Washington Superconducting Maglev Draft Environmental Impact Study by the National Capital Planning Commission on May 6, 2021 Visualization of environmental impacts (excerpt from the presentation) 2021-05-06_US-Maglev_Environment_Im...
by Eurorapid
8. May 2021, 21:26
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: 2021 Environmental Impact Study
Replies: 10
Views: 1242

Re: 2021 Environmental Impact Study

Visualizations in the 2021 Environmental Impact Study The Baltimore-Washington Superconducting Maglev Draft Environmental Impact Study by the National Capital Planning Commission on May 6, 2021 Visualization of environmental impacts (excerpt from the presentation) 2021-05-06_US-Maglev_Environment_Im...
by Eurorapid
8. May 2021, 21:23
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: 2021 Environmental Impact Study
Replies: 10
Views: 1242

Visualizations in the 2021 Environmental Impact Study

Visualizations in the 2021 Environmental Impact Study The Baltimore-Washington Superconducting Maglev Draft Environmental Impact Study by the National Capital Planning Commission on May 6, 2021 Visualization of environmental impacts (excerpt from the presentation) Source: 7850_Baltimore-Washington_S...
by Eurorapid
8. May 2021, 21:19
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: 2021 Environmental Impact Study
Replies: 10
Views: 1242

Visualizations in the 2021 Environmental Impact Study

Visualizations in the 2021 Environmental Impact Study The Baltimore-Washington Superconducting Maglev Draft Environmental Impact Study by the National Capital Planning Commission on May 6, 2021 Visualization of environmental impacts (excerpt from the presentation) 2021-05-06_US-Maglev_Environment_Im...
by Eurorapid
8. May 2021, 21:16
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: 2021 Environmental Impact Study
Replies: 10
Views: 1242

Visualizations in the 2021 Environmental Impact Study

The Baltimore-Washington Superconducting Maglev Draft Environmental Impact Study by the National Capital Planning Commission on May 6, 2021 Visualization of the guideway (excerpt from the presentation) 2021-05-05_US-Maglev_Environment_Impact_Visualization_2.JPG Source: 7850_Baltimore-Washington_Supe...
by Eurorapid
8. May 2021, 21:12
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: 2021 Environmental Impact Study
Replies: 10
Views: 1242

2021 Environmental Impact Study - Visualizations

The Baltimore-Washington Superconducting Maglev Draft Environmental Impact Study by the National Capital Planning Commission on May 6, 2021 Visualizations (excerpts from the presentation) 2021-05-05_US-Maglev_Environment_Impact_Visualization_1.JPG Source: 7850_Baltimore-Washington_Superconducting_Ma...
by Eurorapid
7. May 2021, 14:32
Forum: Websites, Web & Publications
Topic: Maglev Journal Cover Page 1986
Replies: 0
Views: 2407

Maglev Journal Cover Page 1986

Cover page of the German-language popular science magazine PM from January 1986 with a photo collage of the Japanese Maglev, the Transrapid and a jet. The main tItel is (rough translation): Now the high-speed Maglev systems are racing ahead of the airplane. . 2021-05-07_Transrapid_PM_1986.jpg Source...
by Eurorapid
6. May 2021, 22:44
Forum: USA: Baltimore - Washington Maglev Project
Topic: Amtrak CEO bashes maglev project
Replies: 1
Views: 1483

Amtrak CEO bashes maglev project

2021-05-06 Amtrak bashes maglev project_Screenshot.JPG Amtrak CEO bashes proposed Baltimore-Washington maglev project By Holden Wilen The CEO of Amtrak on Thursday offered a sharp rebuke of the proposed high-speed magnetic levitating train that would take passengers from Baltimore to Washington in ...
by Eurorapid
6. May 2021, 12:49
Forum: Hyperloop concepts
Topic: The Hyperloop that never was
Replies: 0
Views: 1723

The Hyperloop that never was

2021-05-06_Pipenet.JPG Screenshot of Sifted.eu website https://sifted.eu/articles/italy-deeptech-pipenet/ Accessed: 2021-05-06 The Hyperloop that never was https://sifted.eu/articles/italy-deeptech-pipenet/ Accessed: 2021-05-06 Pipenet , a magnet-powered pipline vehicle system, designed to transpor...