Mumbai-Pune-Hyderabad High Speed Rail Plans for the creation of a highspeed rail network in India look promising as the National High Speed Rail Corridor (NHSRCL) has invited bids from engineering consultancies to provide a detailed project survey for the Mumbai-Pune-Hyderabad highspeed rail (HSR) project. The chosen consultancy will need to provide surveys of the at-grade,
Reports in India have quoted Virgin Hyperloop stating that their Hyperloop systems will be operational in 2030.
Autodesk, along with co-partners Informed Infrastructure, and the Society… revealed the winners of the Autodesk AEC Excellence Awards 2020.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a US$1bn loan to support construction of the Delhi–Meerut Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS). The 82km Delhi–Meerut RRTS network will be the country’s fastest railway line, operating at up to 160km per hour, and is expected to have a total cost of US$3.94bn. The project is part of three priority
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IDC (International Data Corporation) has announced the 2020 winners for their IDC Smart City Asia/Pacific Awards (SCAPA) with Taiwan picking up 4 awards, China and Singapore gaining 3, and South Korea and Australia getting 2 prizes. Other winners were from India, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Indonesia, and New Zealand. The SCAPA Awards do not include Japan.
JICA has granted loans for phase one of the Dedicated Freight Corridor, the Mumbai Trans-Harbour Link Project, and the Mumbai Metro Line 3 Project. Dedicated Freight Corridor (DFC) project (Phase 1) is designed to deal with the increase in freight transport demand in India by constructing a new dedicated freight railway system between Delhi and Mumbai.
The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved a memorandum of understanding signed between India and Germany for technological cooperation in the railway sector. India and Germany had signed the MoU in February this year for technological cooperation in railway sector that will enable cooperation in freight operations (including cross-border transport, automotive transport and logistics), passenger operations