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SYSTRA and Ingetec to Design Bogotá’s First Metro Line

SYSTRA and Ingetec to Design Bogotá’s First Metro Line :SYSTRA announced on 17 March 2017 that it has been chosen to design Bogotá’s first metro line together with its consortium partner Ingetec. SYSTRA is a French consulting and engineering... ...

How about Traveling between Toronto and Montreal in a Pod?

How about Traveling between Toronto and Montreal in a Pod? :Canadian startup TransPod is planning to make Hyperloop travel between Toronto and Montreal possible in around 45 minutes, with stops in Kingston or Ottawa “if there’s a proven economic... ...

Bangkok Orange Line Construction Contracts Signed

Bangkok Orange Line Construction Contracts Signed :The Thai Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs Somkid Jatusripitak presided over the signing of contracts for construction of the Bangkok Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Orange Line on 9 February 2017.... ...

Implementation of Makkah Public Transport Program Approved

Implementation of Makkah Public Transport Program Approved :Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud issued a decree at the beginning of February 2017, approving implementation of the first phase of the Makkah Public... ...

Flying Taxi? In Dubai it’s Possible

Flying Taxi? In Dubai it’s Possible :On 13 February 2017 the Road and Transport Authority (RTA) announced at the World Government Summit that Dubai will soon have passenger carrying drones providing public transport services. The RTA has partnered... ...

Dubai, Al Maktoum International Airport Implements People Mover

Dubai, Al Maktoum International Airport Implements People Mover :Dubai Aviation Engineering Projects (DAEP) has released and closed the tender for the Automated People Mover (APM) system to be implemented at the Al Maktoum International Airport. Built... ...

Plans for Abu Dhabi Metro and Tram Make Progress

Plans for Abu Dhabi Metro and Tram Make Progress : The United Arab Emirates (UAE) have planned significant investments in public transport, including that in the Abu Dhabi Metro and Light Rail Tramway. To this end, three important tenders were... ...

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