Thursday, June 14, 2018

Meanwhile in China: To Pursue Underground Maglev Network

From the Asia Times: in strategic link-up for underground maglev logistics
High-tech network will have the advantages of ultra-high speed, low energy consumption and zero noise and pollution
Chinese e-commerce giant has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Magplane Technology Inc., an American developer of the Magplane system, in an effort to apply magnetic levitation technology to the area of logistics, The Paper reported.

“If water, gas and oil can be transported through underground pipelines, why can’t packages?” said D. Bruce Montgomery, chairman and president of Magplane Technology Inc., at the global logistics summit hosted by in December of last year....MORE
Well there you go.