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October 24, 2014
Infrastructure in the News: October 24, 2014
Bloomberg: Amtrak Considers Selling Real Estate for Development
Amtrak will consider selling or leasing real estate it owns in New York, Washington, Baltimore, Chicago and Philadelphia as part of a plan to raise money, the U.S. passenger rail operator’s chairman said.
October 23, 2014
Infrastructure in the News: October 23, 2014
Bloomberg: Coming to a Boston Subway Near You: Made-in-China Trains
Boston transport authorities awarded China CNR Corp. (6199) a $567 million contract to supply trains for the city’s subway system, the first deal of its kind for a Chinese company in the U.S.
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One third of America's major roads are in poor condition.