• The Boring Company wins bid to negotiate deal for high-speed, autonomous public transit in Chicago

    11 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Elon Musk's Boring Company won a bid that could bring autonomous, high-speed public transit to Chicago.
    The Boring Company and the city of Chicago will begin negotiations to develop the company's Loop transit system, which could transport passengers between downtown Chicago and O'Hare International Airport in an estimated 12 minutes. It'll be called The Chicago Express Loop.
    Musk's company was selected out of four other bidders. If the Boring Company and Chicago reach a final deal, the project would be privately funded, but many other questions remain, because Loop has not been tested at...
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  • Chicago Says Elon Musk's Company Will Build Tunnels, Electric Cars, to Go to O'Hare

    Chicago Says Elon Musk's Company Will Build Tunnels, Electric Cars, to Go to O'Hare

    11 monthes ago - By NY Times

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced that Mr. Musk's company hopes to create a system of electric vehicles underground to carry people from downtown to the airport.
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  • Chicago taps Musk company to build express line to O'Hare

    11 monthes ago - By Stl Today

    CHICAGO - Chicago has chosen a company founded by Tesla CEO Elon Musk to build an express service from downtown to O'Hare International Airport reaching speeds up to 150 mph.
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  • Musk's Boring Company wins bid to build high-speed system in Chicago

    11 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The City of Chicago has selected billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk's The Boring Company to build a high-speed underground commuter system from the Loop to O'Hare International Airport, one of the world's busiest, media reported on Wednesday.
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  • Elon Musk's Boring Co. Is Said to Win Chicago High-Speed Train Bid

    11 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Elon Musk's Boring Co. is the winner in a bid to build a multibillion-dollar high-speed express train to O'Hare International Airport, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The result gives the young company a big boost in legitimacy as it tries to get transportation projects underway in Los Angeles and Washington, D.C.
    The company beat out a consortium that included Mott MacDonald, the civil engineering firm that designed a terminal at London's Heathrow Airport, and JLC Infrastructure, an infrastructure fund backed by former basketball star Earvin “Magic” Johnson, said the...
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