Latest News for: Underground transport


Government says it hasn’t decided to delay construction of Metrolink until 2027 but start date down to planning permission

Irish Independent 21 Sep 2021
... for the Department of Transport ... It comes after Labour TD Duncan Smith yesterday called for urgent clarification from Transport Minister Eamon Ryan around plans for the underground MetroLink to Dublin Airport after it was reported the project could now be delayed by seven years.

Dutch gas giant begins storing hydrogen in underground salt cavern

PV Magazine 21 Sep 2021
Operated by Gasunie, the underground storage facility is located ... Dutch natural gas infrastructure and transportation company Gasunie has begun storing hydrogen at its underground storage facility at Zuidwending, near Veendam in the Netherlands' northeastern province of Groningen.

Nevada town doesn’t have much, but it has lots of water

Las Vegas Review-Journal 21 Sep 2021
an underground river of sorts that doesn’t run dry ... Kidwell, who is in her 80s and sold her holdings after years of trying, told the Review-Journal last week that she never assessed the volume of water underground. But, she noted, she pumped plenty of water for Nevada Department of Transportation projects, and the wells never drew down ... .

First new London Tube line in 22 years opens as £1.1bn Northern line extension starts ...

The Daily Mail 20 Sep 2021
Two new stations opened on London's Northern Line this morning in the first major expansion of the underground this century ... The first extension to the London underground this year was officially opened by Transport Secretary Grant Shapps (left) and Mayor of London Sadiq Khan (right).

Khan and Shapps try to put differences aside as Northern line extension opens

The Guardian 20 Sep 2021
As the £1.1bn London Underground extension opened for the first time, the transport secretary, Grant Shapps, and London mayor, Sadiq Khan, rode west together to Battersea Power ...

It's Infrastructure Week in Blighty.....

Democratic Underground 20 Sep 2021
Part of the challenge for the development was the lack of transport connections. London is a densely populated city, and the London Underground railway system – colloquially known as the Tube – plays a vital role in transporting commuters.

Critics of $4.5 billion carbon capture pipeline say Branstad appointees have conflict, should recuse themselves

The Hawk Eye 20 Sep 2021
Summit Carbon Solutions wants to build a pipeline, called the Midwest Carbon Express, across 30 counties in Iowa to capture carbon emissions from ethanol and other industrial agriculture plants, compress it into a liquid and transport it to North Dakota for permanent sequestration a mile underground ... Summit hired Branstad, who was the U.S ... At a Sept.

Tube station accidents soar as passengers too scared to hold escalator handrails

Metro UK 17 Sep 2021
More and more people are hurting themselves in London Underground stations because they’re afraid they could catch Covid by touching escalator handrails. Transport bosses say people are holding the handrails ‘due to a perception they are not clean’ and are falling over as a result.

Drill Update Cacao: Fully Preserved Epithermal Vein System Identified Over a 1,000 m Strike Length, ...

Eagle-Tribune 17 Sep 2021
The Cacao prospect is a low-sulphidation epithermal gold vein deposit with an Inferred Mineral Resource of 188,000 tonnes at 2.3 g/t for 14,000 oz open-pittable gold, and 474,000 tonnes at 3.0 g/t for 46,000 oz with underground mining potential, contained within a 450 m strike length to a depth of 150-250 m below surface.

Rounds Operations Center supports operations vital to SURF mission

Rapid City Journal 16 Sep 2021
Sanford Underground Research Facility ... His recent projects include resizing iron washers for timbers in the Yates Shaft, fixing a sagging door, fabricating metal frameworks to hold electrical panels aloft, and custom-fitting a trailer to transport tools through narrow, underground drifts.

Rancho Cucamonga will get new train station for Vegas and Ontario airport transit projects

Daily Bulletin 16 Sep 2021
In order to accommodate future transportation links, the city of Rancho Cucamonga launched a design plan for a transit district that will include a new multi-model transit station ... • An underground tunnel that will whisk riders onboard electric-powered transports to and from Ontario International Airport.

Why have electricity prices increased so much this year?

RTE 16 Sep 2021
It can also be stored (typically underground) in very large volumes and transported around the world in either pipelines or special ships ... This was significant because this is the time of the year when large volumes of gas are purchased for underground storage facilities to stock up and prepare for the following winter.

Monday meeting in Floyd will explore carbon capture pipeline proposal

Charles City Press 16 Sep 2021
... capture carbon dioxide emissions from ethanol plants and other CO2-producing industries in Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Nebraska, compress it into a liquid and transport it through buried pipelines to North Dakota, where it would be stored deep underground.

Area churches this Sunday

Gainesville Daily Register 16 Sep 2021
Era Church of Christ. Worship is at 10.30 a.m. Sunday. Bible study is at 9.30 a.m. Sunday. Bible class is at 6.30 p.m. Wednesday ... Peggy lives to proclaim the Gospel of Christ no matter what the situation—whether hidden in the floorboard as she is transported to underground churches in the Middle East or standing in front of large groups in Eastern Europe.

Gladys Shipman, first woman to serve as Greensboro's NAACP president, dies

News & Record 14 Sep 2021
GREENSBORO — Mourners gathered on Facebook for businesswoman Gladys Shipman, the first woman to lead the Greensboro NAACP, who died Monday. She was 76 ... Funeral arrangements are incomplete. "What an incredible legacy," N.C. Rep ... breakfast and parade. During election years she helped promote the Underground Railroad, a transportation service to the polls ... .