"BIG TICKET". Is Alberta to Alaska Railway Port Mac's Sugar Savior? The railway may become a reality in 2022 if Sean McCoshen of A2A Railway has his way. By Dennis Anderson, AP, Jan. 3, 2019.
Russia suggests to US and Europe to use transport corridor via her territory, Russian media reports but next US President should lift anti-Russian sanctions to get a deal by Fyodor Soloview, InterBering, LLC, October 26, 2016
Connecting America And Russia By Railway Tunnel.
INTER. Sept. 23, 2012
ANALYSIS: China-Russia-US Bering Strait Railroad Plan 'Feasible'
RiaNovosti, May 13, 2014
Connecting people and continents.
Join Russia and USA by Rail Tunnels under the Bering Strait? Voice of America.
April 28, 2012
America - Asia - Europe
A Superhighway Across the Bering Strait by Adrian Shirk , The Atlantic, July 1, 2015
Moving Canadian products to China - by railway by Ger. Pilger, April 17, 2015
By Ed Peters, South China Morning Post, Oct. 4, 2020.
Bridging Finance's missing man: Who is Sean McCoshen, the dealmaker tied up in the private lender's fall? Over the years, he's made millions brokering loans for First Nations communities, bought luxury properties all over the world – and left a trail of controversy behind him. And now he seems to have disappeared. By Joe Castaldo, Greg Mcarthur, Wendy Stueck, Tim Kiladze, The Globe and Mail Inc., June 19, 2021.
U.S., Russian representatives jointly make Bering Strait navigation initiative at Arctic Council meeting. By Xinhua, March 24, 2018.
Putin Proposes Tunnel from Russia to Alaska March 2008.
Transport tunnel through the Bering Strait to link continents. Video.
Samir Shakhbaz interviewing Alexander Bgatov and Aslambek Aslakhanov. 2011.
Bering Strait Great Project on the Agenda This Year. August 2010.
G20 Seoul Summit 2010. November 11-12, 2010, Seoul, South Korea.
NEWS - ARTICLES - PUBLICATIONS
World Landbridge Video - Bering Strait & Siberia
Digging to America. By Oleg Nikishenkov. September 5, 2011, the Moscow News.
Bering Strait Tunnel Worth $99 Bln
Bering Strait Tunnel Would Link Russia and Alaska. By BMcPherson.
Riding High-Speed Rail to a U.S. Recovery. By John Rosenthal. December 19, 2011
Revitalizing the real estate market and the economy might help with funding construction the railroad to Alaska. October 26, 2011, by Fyodor Soloview.
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Robbins Double Shield Breaks Through at Russian Rail Tunnel. OJSC Bamtonnelstroy, a division of SK Most Company has completed a 4.5 km long section of tunnel in Sochi, Russia. March 2011.
Bering Strait tunnel project gets promotional website. By Alaska Dispatch. March 29, 2012
Latest News from Russia
Join Russia and USA by Rail Tunnels under the Bering Strait?
Russian Railways chief Vladimir Yakunin believes tunnel can be built under Bering Strait.
Canadian government overhauling environmental rules to aid oil extraction.
High-Speed Rail Link between Moscow & St. Petersburg Could Cost Budget $35 Bln.
Bering Strait Tunnel talks heat up again. Bering Strait Map. Two videos.
Formal presentation by Russian Academy of Sciences and the Russian Ministry of Economic Development - Feb. 23, 2012
Connecting America and Russia By Railway Tunnel. Translation of a news story broadcast by Ukrainian television channel INTER on September 23, 2012. Correspondent Maksym Drabok.
A Railway From Canada To Alaska: Ready To Be Built In Six Years. By Fyodor Soloview.
Alberta-Alaska railway: Will it be built? Alaska Dispatch. November 18, 2012.
Alaska-bound rail project could solve Canada's oil sands problems.
Modern Railway Project Could Serve the Northern Peoples as well as Solve Canada's Oil Export Problems. By Alf Nunweiler. December 15, 2012.
Trans-Siberian Railroad Getting New Lease on Life. By Alexander Panin. The Moscow Times.
The Pasific Development Corridor: Maglev Across the Bering Strait. By Benjamin Deniston, EIR. September 13, 2013.
Russian Far East railway project may extend to Hokkaido.
China High-Speed Rail: Girdling the Globe With a Tramway of Iron.
What would it take for China to build a train to the U.S.?
China Eyes Up Constructing Railway Under the Bering Strait.
ANALYSIS: China-Russia-US Bering Strait Railroad Plan "Feasible'. By RIA Novosti. May 13, 2014.
An Orient Express For The 21st Century? By Steve Hanley, GAS2. May 13, 2014.
China 'considering' building high-speed rail line from Beijing to the United States.
Chinese experts 'in discussions' over building high-speed Beijing-US railway.
Is China planning a high-speed rail line to Canada?
China Wants To Build Rail Line To America. By Robert Gehl, DownTrend.com. May 10, 2014.
On The Fast Track. The California High-Speed Rail Authority wants to finish a line from San-Francisko to Los Angeles by 2029. By Christofer James Palafox, American Builders Quarterly.
China Focus: Full speed ahead for high speed rail expansion.
System analysis of transportation alternatives for support the mining operations of the Russian Arctic shelf. By Dyomina O.A., Kibalov Ye.B., Khutoretskii A.B. Novosibirsk, Russia, 2014.
China Bullet train to Come to American Southwest. By Irwin Dawid, Planetizen. Sept. 20, 2015.
A Superhighway Across the Bering Strait. By Adrian Shirk, The Atlantic. July 1, 2015.
Plans for superhighway linking Britain and America. By Oliver Smith, Travel. March 25, 2015.
Moving Canadian products to China - by railway. By Gerald Pilger, CountryGuide. April 17, 2015.
Putin confidant Yakunin unexpectedly quits powerful railway post.
The Bering Strait: Choke Point of the Future? By Louis P. Bergeron, SLD. November 19, 2015.
Concept Study on the Electric Power Supply of the Bering Strait Tunnel. By Thomas Scholler, Project Manager with the Energy Department of Swiss Rail (SBB AG). April 12, 2016.
A Vision of Strategic Plan for High-Speed Rail in America. Excerpt from remarks by the 44th President of USA Barack Obama. The White House, April 16, 2009.
Siberia in the 21st Century: Problems and Prospects of Development. By Fyodor Soloview, President InterBering, LLC. January 22, 2017. To be presented at the International Congress "Siberian Platform: time for new solutions" and the Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum, 19-22 April 2017.
Frank Murkowski, Former U.S. Senator and Alaska Governor, speaks on the topic "Canada-Alaska Rail Link Opportunity" and about "What Would It Take To Link AK & Canada By Rail" - part 1 , part 2 and part 3 with Maria Athens from Coastal Television Broadcasting Co. More details on this project by Annie Zak from Anchorage Dispatch News. April 2, 2017.
China Says Trump Open to Cooperating on Silk Road Projects. By Bloomberg. June 25, 2017.
Mega Engineering - The Rail Divide - For Russian American Railways Across the Bering Strait
Denver, Center of the Cosmopolitan Railway. By Carl Abbott, CityLab, April 3, 2018.
Transcontinental railroad, Panama Canal, Interstate Highway System, Every 50 Yrs, Trump Infrastructure Plan Is 10 Years Overdue. By Insidesources, February 4, 2018.
Transforming Alaska's next 60 years: The intercontinental railway. By George Koumal, Joseph Henri, Scott Spencer. Anchorage Daily News, January 24, 2019.
Rival oil-by-rail plan has Fort Nelson FN support. Two rival groups are promoting the same Alberta to Alaska oil-by-rail proposal. By Nelson Bennett, Business in Vancouver. December 8, 2017.
After Silk Road, World Land Bridge? "Siberia can be connected with Alaska, if an undersea tunnel is built across the Bering Strait". An interview with Helga Zepp-LaRouche, the co-founder of The Schiller Institute (TSI). B y Atul Aneja, The Hindu International, September 22, 2016.
"BIG TICKET". Is Alberta to Alaska Railway Port Mac's Sugar Savior? The Alberta to Alaska railway may become a reality in 2022 if Sean McCoshen of A2A Railway has his way. Published by Dennis Anderson, Anchorage Press, January 3, 2019.
Governor asks Trump for permit needed to connect Alaska railroad to Canada, Lower 48. Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy is asking President Donald Trump to grant a presidential permit to extend the Alaska Railroad into Canada, supporting a Canadian company seeking to blaze a new path for Asian-bound products. Author: Alex DeMarban, Anchorage Daily News, April 1, 2019.
Alaska Railroad signs initial deal for link to Canada and Lower 48. The Alaska Railroad Corp. board of directors has approved an agreement with A2A Rail (Alaska-to-Alberta Railroad Development Corp), seeking to link Alaska and Canada by rail.
Author: James Brooks, Anchorage Daily News, June 27, 2019.
Alaska to Alberta railway project to connect Alaska with Canada -- and potentially -- the lower 48 could create thousands of jobs. Interview with former Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell, now a consultant for A2A. By Liz Raines, KTVA Channel 11 Alaska News, July 10, 2019.
Commentary: Is the Alaska Railroad on track to the "Lower 48?" By Darren Prokop, Professor of Logistics in the College of Business and Public Policy at the University of Alaska Anchorage. Published by Freight Waves, November 9, 2019.
IN MEMORIAM. Hal B.H. Cooper, Jr., 1940-2019:The Practical Visionary. Hal Bluford Harrison Cooper, Jr., PhD, P.E., passed away on October 25, 2019. From the proposal for a tunnel under the Bering Strait, to his advocacy of such grand projects as NAWAPA and the Transaqua Project in Africa, Hal created a vast library of reports and feasibility studies outlining great programs for humanity's future . By Marcia Merry Baker and David Christie, EIR, December 13, 2019. PDF.
Update on Alberta to Alaska Railway Project. Mead Treadwell, former Alaskan Lt. Governor, presents A2A Railroad project to connect Alaska Railroad to Canada and Lower 48. Transcript of Briefing. Location: World Trade Center, Anchorage, Alaska, April 17, 2019.
Bering Strait tunnel: pipe dream or game-changer for US-Russia-China ties? Now that a US-Canada rail line has been approved, there are fresh hopes that a link can finally be built across the icy 85km strait. By Ed Peters, South China Morning Post, October 4, 2020.
The Alaska-to-Alberta Railway. The Year We Walk through the Door to the World Land-Bridge, or the Lost Chance of 2020? By Robert Hux and Marcia Merry Baker, Executive Intelligence Review, October 30, 2020.
Special Coverage: Linking up with the Alaska Railroad. By Chris Dupin, American Shipper, March 27, 2017.
Will the Arctic Become a Frontier of War or a Domain for Cooperation? What Must be Discussed at a US-Russia Summit. By Matthew Ehret and Edward Lozansky, Antiwar, May 20, 2021.
Bering Strait Tunnel and Inter-Continental Railway Proposed as Steps Toward Peace.
An underwater railway line from the USA to China: a dream project?
Is A2A Staying on Track? Alaska to Alberta railway considers refinancing to steam ahead. By Vanessa Orr, Alaska Business Magazine, July 31, 2021.
The US-Russia Bering Strait Rail Tunnel Project.
'Give me a break': Bridging Finance, Sean McCoshen sued over Alberta-Alaska rail plan.
Alaska Railway Championed by Trump Hits Debt Wall, May Be Sold.
'Boondoggle': Financial Woes May Jeopardize Proposed Alaska-Canada Railroad Project.
Alaska-Alberta railroad dream looks more and more like Great Train Wreck.
Alaska needs big, bold ideas now. "Where are the Alaskans today bold enough to champion big projects?" Comment by Wally Hickel. Anchorage Daily News, May 4, 2009.
Presidential Permit by Donald J. Trump, issued on: September 28, 2020. AUTHORIZING THE ALASKA TO ALBERTA RAILWAY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO CONSTRUCT, CONNECT, OPERATE, AND MAINTAIN RAILWAY FACILITIES AT THE INTERNATIONAL BOUNDARY BETWEEN THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA.
New High-Speed Train from China to US?
Trump says U.S.-Russia relations worse now than during Cold War - he may be right.