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UK hit by latest rail strikes

Gulf News 13 Aug 2022
London ... “They blame the government... while the government says it’s down to the train operators ... Further rail strikes are planned for August 18 and 20, with London Underground and bus staff set to stage action on August 19. The Department for Transport said claims it was blocking negotiations were “entirely false” ... .

Iowa regulators will hold public hearing on Summit pipeline at Webster County Fairgrounds

The Hawk Eye 13 Aug 2022
MORE ... Wait for eminent domain list holds up setting of hearing date. Summit intends to capture carbon dioxide from ethanol, fertilizer and other industrial agricultural plants in Iowa and four other states, liquefy it under pressure and then transport it through the pipeline to North Dakota, where it would be sequestered more than a mile underground.

History: There was more than one Dr. Brown in town

Daily Times Chronicle 13 Aug 2022
If you were to look for Dr ... Dr. Jabez Brown settled on “Hardscrabble,” the ear­ly name for High Street about 1770. He appears to have been the only doctor in Wilmington during the Revolutionary War ... Dr ... Dr ... Silas Brown made his home a stop on the Underground Railway ... Rec­ords were not kept, as transporting, aiding or hou­sing escaping slaves was illegal ... .

The Inflation Reduction Act Includes a Bonanza for the Carbon Capture Industry

Time Magazine 12 Aug 2022
Activists and landowners are facing off against investors and a pro-carbon capture governorship over plans to build massive pipelines to transport carbon dioxide released from ethanol plants to underground storage sites in North Dakota and Illinois.

Beijing's mammoth underground traffic hub enters new construction phase

Xinhua 11 Aug 2022
11 (Xinhua) -- The construction of Asia's largest underground transportation complex is proceeding smoothly in Beijing, as the work on the station building core area has started.

Underground traffic hub enters new building phase

Shenzhen Daily 11 Aug 2022
THE construction of Asia’s largest underground transportation complex is proceeding smoothly in Beijing, as the work on the station building core area has started.

Scientists continue work to navigate intricate web of water sources feeding Hanging Lake

Post Independent 11 Aug 2022
“That then affords us to do these kinds of conservation work projects that I think the staff ultimately feels is high value work,” said Osorno, who has a master’s degree in geology and is finishing his doctoral work through the University of Kansas, specializing in how contaminants are transported through underground aquifers.

TMID Editorial: Shelving the tunnel, metro projects

The Malta Independent 11 Aug 2022
It offers myriad suggestions, but the one that stood out the most is its ...

Australia's Santos buys pipeline route for undeveloped gas project

Reuters 11 Aug 2022
Aug 11 (Reuters) - Australia's Santos Ltd (STO.AX) said on Thursday it had bought a company that owns an approved underground pipeline route that could transport natural gas from its planned Narrabri project, aiming to supply the domestic market around mid-decade ... Register. Santos said it plans to start construction in early 2024 ... read more ... ....

Irish crews let their rowing do all the talking on opening day of European Championships

The Irish Times 11 Aug 2022
Photograph. Morgan Treacy/Inpho Ian O'Riordan, in Munich ... To get to the Olympic Regattaparksee from Rosenheimer Platz in east Munich there is a choice of station stairways down to the S-Bahn, the city underground which opened in early 1972 to improve the transport system during the Summer Olympics which were held that year ... Photograph ... 8.06am.

Pipeline repair work planned on U.S. 231

Journal Review 10 Aug 2022
CRAWFORDSVILLE — The Indiana Department of Transportation announces restrictions on U.S.

Elon’s Biggest Boondoggle

New York Magazine 09 Aug 2022
The animation then zoomed out to reveal hundreds of Teslas, all traveling along the familiar curves of freeways, only underground, and navigating directly to their destination at top speeds, as Musk claimed, of 130 mph ... The Boring Company produced a map of a 20-station network of a proposed underground transportation system — the L.A.

Vegas Loop station planned for south Strip

Las Vegas Review-Journal 09 Aug 2022
The Vegas Loop is set to be built in segments and later connected to open up a 29-mile underground transportation system, linking passengers up-and-down the Las Vegas Strip and into downtown Las Vegas. Tesla model vehicles will be used to transport riders on the point-to-point system.

Sheikh Hamdan rides the London Underground unrecognised in latest Instagram post

The National 09 Aug 2022
Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed, Crown Prince of Dubai, has been spending his summer in the UK, sharing snippets of his trip with his 14.5 million Instagram followers. And in his latest snaps, he is riding the London Underground with close friend Badr Ateej, making the most of London’s public transport system ... View this post on Instagram ... ....

Rail strikes: No services on some trains on Saturday

BBC News 09 Aug 2022
Hull Trains will only run one service too and from London King's Cross ... CrossCountry trains and the London Underground is also expected to be affected. Transport for London has also advised passengers there will be no service on the entire London Overground network, which is operated by Arriva Rail London, whose drivers are part of the strike ... .

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