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Underground Freight Delivery In Germany

Too many trucks are tying up traffic. So the Germans are looking to an automated underground cargo capsule system.
December 17, 2000, 2pm PST | Gwen Hilburn
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Traffic backups sometimes stretch for 200 miles in the Ruhr River Valley in Germany. Trucks delivering goods are the culprits. So engineers are proposing to move underground for a faster freight delivery system, and remove the trucks from the highways. They have designed a system of automated underground cargo capsules, which will travel though pipelines.

Thanks to Gwenn Hilburn

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Published on Sunday, December 17, 2000 in The Los Angeles Times
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