Bombardier Sifang (Qingdao) Transportation (BST) has secured a CNY2.4bn ($381m) contract from China Railway Corporation (CRC) to deliver 15 additional CRH380D high-speed trains.
TX Mega-Project "Hangs in the Balance" after City & Consultant Part Ways IL DOT Boss: "We're Planning for Yesterday's Transportation System." (Express Toll Lanes Are the Future.) Moody's on...
In 24 hours Emirates has put into service its 150th ever Boeing 777, after taking two more -300ERs, and its 66th Airbus A380, and a 777 freighter. The four new wide bodies take its fleet, as of today to 238 large to very large airliners with an average age of 6.5 years. Of those 147 [...]
Railroad operator Norfolk Southern has rolled out five new rail yard locomotives that are low on greenhouse gas emissions, in Georgia, US.
The first section of the Sydney Metro Northwest’s skytrain in Australia has been completed.
The Office of Community Engagement and faculty in various colleges across the University of South Florida are interested in establishing a Sustainable Cities Initiative (SCI) program at USF. SCI brings together faculty, students, and practitioners from multiple disciplines to engage in timely issues of importance to communities. Show More Summary
STEGO products ensure that electromechanical and electronic components function without fault or breakdown by providing optimum climatic conditions. These ideal climatic prerequisites are ensured by reliable temperature and humidity control systems.
Tower passed me to the centre frequency just in time for me to hear, "We have the delicious donair in sight." I could see the question marks over my non-pilot co-worker's head before she asked, "Is that a restaurant?" While I have been...Show More Summary
Here is the Labor Day 2015 service plan for NYC Transit: MTA New York City Transit subways and buses and MTA Bus Company buses will operate on a Sunday schedule on Labor Day, Monday, September 7. Because of the J’Ouvert Parade on Monday, September 7, from 2 a.m. to 8 a.m. in Brooklyn, the Church […]
Here is the Labor Day 2015 service plan for the Long Island Railroad (LIRR): MTA Long Island Rail Road will provide additional early-afternoon trains from Penn Station on Friday, September 4, for customers planning an early getaway for the Labor Day weekend. There will be four extra Babylon trains, three extra Port Jefferson Branch trains, […]
Here is the Labor Day 2015 service plan for the Metro-North Railroad: MTA Metro-North Railroad doesn’t want you to work hard to celebrate Labor Day! Metro-North has plenty of train service to get you where you need to go for the entire holiday weekend starting Friday, September 4, and continuing through Labor Day, Monday, September […]
Here is the Labor Day 2015 service plan for the Staten Island Railway: Staten Island Railway (SIR) customers looking to get a head start on their three-day weekend will be able to catch earlier afternoon express train service on Friday, September 4, with Staten Island Railway’s Early Departure Getaway schedule. This schedule means extra SIR […]
After the horror show that was LIRR service this morning, the agency just announced it anticipates normal PM rush service but with some possible delays. Here is more via the press release I received: The Long Island Rail Road anticipates operating on a normal schedule for this evening’s rush hour. LIRR electrical engineers have been […]
I arrived in Poland yesterday via Lufthansa (per United by Expedia purchase). The flights were good, the experience however has been a little lacking from the coordination perspective. Expedia has again sold me tickets where it is obvious they bulk purchase these and I’m on the bottom of the totem pole when it comes to […]
One of at least three Sukhoi T-50s climbing as part of a flight demonstration – Photo: Bernie Leighton | AirlineReporter Every two years, the Russian government hosts the MAKS Aviasalon to showcase to the world the best and brightest of the country’s aerospace industry. I was able to attend the trade days, which are [...]Show More Summary
Sept. 02--OAKLAND -- A man allegedly shot himself in the stomach on Tuesday evening while reaching for a gun tucked in his waistband during a confrontation with BART police at the West Oakland station, a transit agency spokesman said. The
Sept. 02--The Colorado Department of Transportation's oversight of a $1.4 billion program was criticized in a state audit released this week. FASTER, or the Funding Advancements for Surface Transportation and Economic Recovery Act of 2009,
Sept. 01--Did you ride Logansport's new city bus Tuesday? Marvin Watson and 43 other city residents did. The city's blue and gray bus launched its nine-stop route Tuesday, Sept 1, a stretch providing trips throughout Logansport's ma...
The miscellaneous route restructures for King County Metro proposed for March 2016, transmitted from the King County Executive Dow Constantine to the County Council last week, included some good news for South King County Commuters: Per Executive Constantine: Metro is proposing service additions to peak period service on two routes in the I-5 South Corridor: […]