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California High Speed Rail Visualisation

By February 26, 2008 No Comments

We first featured Newlands and Company with their visualistion of retail space in Portland, Oregon. Specializing in transportation, architecture and urban design projects embedded below are two movies detailing the proposed California High Speed Rail System.

In all, the 240 acres of undeveloped land in downtown Sacramento are being transformed into a master-planned, mixed-use development that will become a hub for trains, buses and light rail:

The second movie details a conceptual view of how high speed rail would operate inside of San Francisco’s Transbay Terminal. The end of the clip is our favorite illustrating how the area surrounding the terminal would be impacted by the 13 towers currently proposed for sites surrounding the new station:

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Andy is Professor of Digital Urban Systems at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London.