Press contact: Dianna Lai, Director of Communications dianna.lai@transpod.ca

A propos de TransPod

L’objectif de TransPod est de révolutionner le transport commercial entre les grandes villes dans des pays développés comme dans des pays émergents. Créé en 2015, l’objectif de TransPod est de concevoir le système hyperloop le meilleur au monde permettant de connecter les personnes, les villes et les entreprises grâce à un système de transport à très grande vitesse accessible et respectueux de l’environnement. Le siège social de TransPod est à Toronto, Canada.

Actualités

24 Nov 2016



Hyperloop developer TransPod raises $20 mln in seed funding

High-speed transportation startup TransPod Inc has secured about $20.2 million (US$15 million) in seed-stage financing.....Read More




24 Nov 2016



TRANSPOD RAISES $20 MILLION SEED ROUND TO CONTINUE HYPERLOOP DEVELOPMENT

TransPod, which wants to build a “world-leading” hyperloop, announced a $20 million seed round to continue supporting its efforts......Read More




23 Nov 2016



TransPod Announces $15M Seed Round Funding

TransPod recently announced it has secured $15 million USD in seed funding from Angelo Investments, the Italian high-tech holding group specializing in advanced technologies for the railway, space, and aviation industries......Read More




23 Nov 2016



TransPod Raises $15 Million Seed Round to Commercialize Hyperloop Travel

TransPod, a startup building a hyperloop system to disrupt commercial transportation, today announced it has secured $15 million in seed funding from Angelo Investments,....Read More




20 Oct 2016



What Toronto’s transportation network will be like in 50 years

In partnership with the Martin Prosperity Institute, we bring you a semi-scientific glimpse ......Read More

17 Oct 2016



Quartz: A Canadian Startup Has a New Plan for Making Elon Musk’s Futuristic Hyperlop a Reality

In some new renderings of the concept, the Canadian startup TransPod is showing that all pods are not created equal......Read More




6 Oct 2016



Futurism: A New Kind of Hyperloop: Canadian Train Could Travel Over 1,200 km/h

“TransPod’s Hyperloop could cover the 500-km (311-mile) distance between Toronto and Montreal in just 30 minutes. It could replace the 10,000 trucks that transport cargo ......Read More




4 Oct 2016



Discovery Channel Daily Planet: TransPod Interview

The pod will be able to carry between 20 to 40 passengers as a first version. We’ll be able to increase that moving forward......Read More




4 Oct 2016



Wired: This Canadian Hyperloop Concept Features a Faux Sunroof

“Gendron is the CEO of TransPod, a Toronto startup stepping into the hyperloop game. While competitors like Hyperloop One and Hyperloop Transportation Technologies plan to ......Read More




21 Sep 2016



ITBusiness.ca: Toronto Startup’s Hyperloop Technology Makes a Splash at Berlin Trade Show

“While the TransPod team is not currently discussing specifics such as funding or manufacturing partners, it has revealed that CoeLux, an award-winning architecture and design firm, ......Read More




19 Sep 2016



‘Need to innovate’: Ontario company planning 45-minute Toronto-Montreal trips

Imagine if you could travel between Toronto and Montreal in around 45 minutes? A Toronto-based transportation start-up company hopes to use Hyperloop technology to make......Read More




17 Sep 2016



Toronto to Montreal in less than 30 minutes? How a Canadian company plans to make it happen

It sounds like the stuff of science fiction — an ultra high-speed transit line that can travel up to 1,200 km/h......Read More




1 Aug 2016



TransPod's Founder and CEO talks about Hyperloop at TEDx ThunderBay....Watch Now




27 May 2016



TransPod Founder and CEO to Deliver Keynote Speech at World Congress on Railway Research 2016

TransPod has announced that Sebastien Gendron, founder and CEO of TransPod, will speak at the upcoming World Congress on Railway Research (WCRR) 2016 in Milan, Italy on Monday, May 30, 2016......Read More




27 May 2016



TransPod founder and CEO to deliver keynote speech at World Congress on Railway Research 2016

TransPod, the startup that is building the world’s leading hyperloop system to disrupt and redefine commercial transportation, today announced that Sebastien Gendron, founder and CEO of TransPod,.....Read More




25 May 2016



TransPod Building Hyperloop System to Redefine Commercial Transportation

Toronto's TransPod is building a hyperloop system to disrupt and redefine commercial transportation. .....Read More




24 May 2016



Mersen: partenariat avec TransPod pour le projet hyperloop.

Mersen annonce avoir signé un accord de partenariat avec TransPod, start-up canadienne travaillant à la conception du système hyperloop, projet de transport de .....Read More




20 May 2016



TransPod partners with Mersen to develop next-generation cooling system designed for hyperloop transportation

the startup that is building the world’s leading hyperloop system to disrupt and redefine commercial transportation, today announced a partnership with Mersen, a global expert in electrical power and advanced materials,.....Read More




20 May 2016



Mersen : embarque avec TransPod pour le projet Hyperloop

Mersen a signé un accord de partenariat avec TransPod, start-up canadienne travaillant à la conception du système hyperloop le meilleur au monde visant.....Read More




20 May 2016



Mersen : partenariat avec TransPod pour le projet hyperloop.

Mersen annonce avoir signé un accord de partenariat avec TransPod, start-up canadienne travaillant à la conception du système hyperloop, projet de transport.....Read More




20 May 2016



TransPod Partners with Mersen to Develop Next-generation Cooling System

TransPod has announced a partnership with Mersen, a global expert in electrical power and advanced materials, to develop new cooling technology designed.....Read More




20 May 2016



TRANSPOD ONE STEP CLOSER TO MAKING HYPERLOOP DREAM A REALITY WITH MERSEN PARTNERSHIP

Toronto-based TransPod, which is working on creating a hyperloop, announced a partnership that gives the company . .....Read More




19 May 2016



BRIEF-Mersen teams up with Transpod on Hyperloop project

Mersen teams up with Transpod on the "Fifth Mode of Transportation" Hyperloop project....Read More



9 May 2016



Hyperloop: The fifth mode of transportation

Sebastien Gendron, Founder and CEO, Transpod joins BNN to discuss the hyperloop technology that could take you from Montreal to Toronto in less than 30 minutes. .....Watch Interview




27 Apr 2016



TRANSPOD WANTS TO BRING ITS CANADIAN-MADE HYPERLOOP TO THE WORLD

Since Elon Musk put forward the concept of a fifth mode of transportation — known as the hyperloop — to the public, teams from all over the world .....Read More




19 Apr 2016



3 Companies Building Elon Musk’s Hyperloop

Love him or hate him, 44-year-old Elon Musk has an almost cult-like following for all his endeavors and the many years he has left to innovate. Of the two Musk ventures that are publicly traded, both have shown superior returns.....Read More




14 Apr 2016



Transpod Founder and CEO to Speak about Hyperloop

Transpod has announced that Sebastien Gendron, founder and CEO of Transpod, will speak at the upcoming TEDx conference in Thunder Bay.....Read More




5 Apr 2016



5 wild ideas for transformative federal spending: Don Pittis

Enough with "unsexy." That's what Prime Minister Justin Trudeau promised us for the first round of infrastructure spending.....Read More




31 Mar 2016



Canadian Tech Company Designing A Pod That Travels 600 KM Per Hour

A Canadian tech startup has a dream of transporting people to different destinations at almost supersonic speeds and it seems like they are well on their way....Read More




23 Mar 2016



Hyperloop Makers interview: Transpod, an infrastructure startup

The Hyperloop scene is growing up quickly. Sparked by the super-credibility of Elon Musk and further fueled by thousands of engineers, this moonshot paradigm is evolving into a nascent industry....Listen to podcast




18 Mar 2016



Canada To Potentially Build Montreal To Toronto In 30 Minutes “Hyperloop Train”

Right now, if you want to take a quick trip to Toronto, you have about four options: car, bus, train, or plane. Each option, however, has its downfalls. Everything but a plane takes at least 5 hours, and if you do fly, you’re going to be forking over some serious dough to travel what’s really a short distance.....Read More




18 Mar 2016



Excitement builds for Toronto to Montreal Hyperloop

A trip from Toronto to Montreal usually takes about five hours, though it can drag on for much longer. But imagine cutting your travel time down to a mere half an hour. That may actually be possible within the next few years thanks to the Toronto-based startup Transpod....Read More




17 Mar 2016



Three years after billionaire Elon Musk pitched the idea of Hyperloop transportation, a Toronto company says it's a few years away from developing a working model that would transport passengers nearly as fast as the speed of sound...Watch Interview




17 Mar 2016



Transpod's dream: Hyperloop high-speed travel between cities

Imagine you could travel from Montreal to Toronto in 30 minutes after buying a ticket to ride inside an aluminum pod that travelled at high speed inside a low-pressure tube......Read More




15 Mar 2016



This Canadian Company Wants To Build A 30-Minute Hyperloop Between Toronto And Montreal

A Canadian company says a 30-minute commute between Toronto and Montreal could be a reality within the next 10 to 15 years. People would be transported between the two cities in pods travelling up to 600 km/h.....Read More




14 Mar 2016



De Montréal à Toronto en moins de 30 minutes?


Inspirée par l’Hyperloop, un projet de recherche d’Elon Musk (Space X, Tesla Motors), l’entreprise canadienne Transpod voit grand: des déplacements entre Montréal et Toronto en 30 minutes ou moins....Read More




13 Mar 2016



Hyperloop: The tube that promises to get you from Montreal to Toronto in less than 30 minutes


It’s not a plane. It’s not a train. It’s not Superman either. It’s a Toronto company’s vision of sending you through a tube at almost supersonic speeds...Read More




12 Mar 2016


Hyperloop - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


TransPod in 2016 introduced a new pod design as a prototype vehicle for field testing. In March 2016, TransPod announced that they will present a full-scale concept vehicle design at the InnoTrans Rail Show in Berlin in September 2016....Read More






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