2 weeks ago
Central Japan Railway Co. unveiled a massive emergency exit to the media Wednesday in Tokyo as part of its maglev ultrahigh-speed train line, currently under ...
2 weeks ago
North America’s first Magnetic Levitation train could be arriving at the Toronto Zoo. The management board of the Toronto Zoo is being asked to approve the installation of a Maglev train ride — a silent, friction-less climate-controlled vehicle that would move along the route of the original Domain Ride. The train rides on a cushion […]
3 weeks ago
Imagine traveling on a high-speed train from Baltimore to Washington, D.C. in a mere 15 minutes or from the nation's capital to New York in one hour. 
October 22nd, 2018
The Tokyo District Court has fined two major contractors for taking part in rigging the bids for construction work on the Tokyo-Osaka maglev train project.Obayashi ...
October 22nd, 2018
Two major construction companies were Monday ordered to pay fines totalling more than $3 million for colluding to win contracts on Japan's multi-billion-dollar maglev project. The state-of-the-art maglev -- magnetic levitation -- trains are scheduled to begin commercial service between Tokyo and Nagoya in central Japan in 2027, later extending to the western hub of Osaka. The Japan Fair Trade Commission brought charges against four companies in March for suspected anti-trust violations, accusing them of sharing estimated costs for construction work.
October 2nd, 2018
China has ambitious plans for a new magnetic levitation train.
September 29th, 2018
Earlier this month, two different Tokyo District Court sessions associated with the maglev bullet train line now under construction were convened. In one, major contractor ...
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