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The push to get driverless vehicles out on public roadways, in order to gather more data and vet the potential for widespread adoption, continues to…
October 22, 2019
NJ Transit makes key advancement in positive train control project
Image: @NJTRANSIT via Twitter
The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) recently gave NJ Transit approval to begin revenue service demonstration (RSD) of its positive train…
February 21, 2020
Moving America Forward transportation infrastructure
Image: ARTBA
Four Democratic presidential candidates discussed infrastructure challenges at a Feb. 16 campaign forum billed as the first-ever to focus on the…
February 20, 2020
California High-Speed Rail Authority bullet train
Rendering of a possible California high-speed train concept. Image: California High-Speed Rail Authority
The California High-Speed Rail Authority (CHSRA) recently issued its Draft 2020 Business Plan for public review and comment. The plan affirms the…
February 19, 2020
Globally, those engaged in the ongoing dialogue about infrastructure are asking challenging questions: What infrastructure is deficient? How should…
February 18, 2020
New Acela tracks at Hornell, New York, Amtrak
Image: Amtrak
Amtrak is setting a new milestone by beginning high-speed rail testing of the first train set in its new Acela fleet. The first of Amtrak’s 28 new …
February 18, 2020
FTA announces research funding for rail transit, bus operator safety projects
Image: Federal Transit Administration
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) this week announced the availability of $9.3 million in research funding for innovative projects that will…
February 14, 2020