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Study says high-speed rail tunnels could hold lesson for California system

(Source: Railway Track & Structures, March 16, 2016)

NEW YORK — High-speed rail construction projects have frequently required long tunnels to reduce travel time and distance. With the California High-Speed Rail Authority (CHSRA) considering a 16-mile long tunnel along the Palmdale to Burbank project section, the Mineta Transportation Institute looked into similar tunnels already constructed around the world.

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Thursday, March 17, 2016

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