Event Detail

Print print

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Will Texas beat California to bulllet trains?

From the Planes, Trains and Automobiles (and Bikes) seminar seriesLone Star High-Speed Rail (LSHSR) is a U.S. company organized to market and deploy Central Japan Railway Company's "bullet" train system and technology in Texas. The particular Texas project is a 200mph high-speed line between Dallas/Fort Worth and Houston. Why is a corridor that was not on President Obama's target HSR list attracting private-sector capital? And how does one design a high-speed rail system for a place where people have a love affair with their cars? Moulton, managing director of LSHSR, will talk about the opportunities and challenges for high-speed rail in the Lone Star State.

  • Location:
    Taubman 401
  • Date:
    Wednesday, September 19, 2012
  • Time:
    4:00 PM

Contact Email

< Return to Events Calendar

Search Events

Enter keyword phrase, location, speaker, or event sponsor.

Search Events

View by Event Type

View by Event Type

Sort by Date

Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29

John F. Kennedy School of Government 79 John F. Kennedy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
617-495-1100 Get Directions Visit Contact Page