Boring Company Received Permit to Build NY-DC Hyperloop

Boring Company Received Permit to Build NY-DC Hyperloop

Elon Musk announced plans to build a Hyperloop connecting D.C. to New York within 29 minutes and the company received preliminary permit for the same, on February 19, 2018.

The Boring Company owned by Musk received a permit for preparation and preliminary excavation of a site in D.C., the U.S. capital. Its next location is 53 New York Avenue NE, near a McDonald’s café and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
In July 2017, Musk tweeted about verbal government approval to build a multi-state underground Hyperloop on the East Coast. However, the formal approval was only known to be true in February 2018.
The permit he received was to commence operations in Hawthorne, Maryland for a 10.3 mile route. Hyperloop stations would be relatively smaller and as compared to the railway and metro stations such as Union Station and Penn Station in the country. A main line is expected to run between the four aforementioned cities, with smaller lines spurring out from the city’s central station for other potential destinations.
The trip from NY to D.C. takes over three hours, while Musk’s plans to bring it down to nearly half an hour of travel time, would make life a lot easier for travelers.

You may be interested

Medical Cannabis Market | Global Trends, and Forecast to 2025
Healthcare
Healthcare

Medical Cannabis Market | Global Trends, and Forecast to 2025

Albert R - April 21, 2018

Increasing approval of medicinal cannabis products and growing research and development activities in the medical cannabis market are expected to support the growth of the market. For…

Familial Amyloid Cardiomyopathy Treatment Market-Moving Towards a Brighter Future
Healthcare
Healthcare

Familial Amyloid Cardiomyopathy Treatment Market-Moving Towards a Brighter Future

Albert R - April 21, 2018

Aggregation and deposition of mutant and wild-type transthyretin protein (TTR) in heart results in familial amyloid cardiomyopathy, which typically occur after age of 60. Familial amyloid cardiomyopathy…

3D Cell Culture Market To Witness Robust Expansion by 2024
Healthcare
Healthcare

3D Cell Culture Market To Witness Robust Expansion by 2024

Albert R - April 21, 2018

3D cell culture is group of biological cells that are allowed to grow in artificial media in all three dimensions. It is used in drug discovery and…

Most from this category