Bombardier Inc.’s top executive says he can’t figure out how Canada’s government-owned passenger train operator could pick a foreign rival without demanding a minimum amount of local production. 285 more words
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Flying cars, long a staple of science fiction, may be landing in the real world sooner than you think.
Sleek vehicles floating above their more chaotic, terrestrial siblings are common trope in stories of a more technologically advanced future that now may not be so distant. 430 more words
When urbanists talk about “sprawl,” we are typically referring to the movement of people and families away from urban centers and into homogeneous, socioeconomically exclusive suburban areas. 809 more words
Canadian manufacturer Bombardier Inc’s Chinese joint venture said on Thursday it had won a US$453 million contract to supply 168 high-speed train cars to state-owned China Railway Corp (CRC), making it the second order win this year for China’s growing high-speed network. 197 more words