TITLE

Time to try Plan B

PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;Aug2011, Vol. 167 Issue 8, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article cites the move of Brazil's National Land Transport Agency (ANTT) to revise plans for tendering the proposed high speed line between Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo and Campinas after the government received no bids for a concession to build and operate the line. It notes the original plan envisaged by ANTT and the postponement of deadline from November 2010 to July 2011. It also indicates that the line is due to be open by the time that Rio hosts the 2016 Olympic Games.
ACCESSION #
65283210

 

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