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Hyperloop One Global Challenge
XArc Client KICT Semi-Finalist in Hyperloop One Global Challenge
XArc provides consulting services to the Korea Institute of Civil Engineering and Building Technology (KICT), guiding its entry in
the Hyperloop One Global Challenge, which made it to the semi-final stage of the Global Challenge. The Korean team is one of 35
remaining semifinalist winning out over 2,600 individual registrants from nearly 100 countries. The Korean Seoul to Busan corridor
route is the initial stage of KICT's vision for a Asian Highway multi-way path route through Asia and India.
Hyperloop is a new way to move move people and things between two points immediately, safely, efficiently, and sustainably. Hyperloop
One is a company in Los Angeles, California, that is working to commercialize the Hyperloop for moving passengers and/or cargo at
airline speeds at a fraction of the cost of air travel.