TITLE

Swiss to go underground

PUB. DATE
January 1994
SOURCE
ENR: Engineering News-Record;1/17/94, Vol. 232 Issue 3, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plan of some engineers of Switzerland of building magnetically-levitated trains inside their railroad tunnels to connect 10 cities of Switzerland. Cost of construction; Financial support by the Swiss government; Feasibility studies by the Swiss Federal Railways and the Federal Polytechnic Institute; Advantages of using magnetically-levitated trains; Benefits of the system.
ACCESSION #
9408032170

 

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