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Alaska-Alberta railway awaits Trump sign off

A proposal to build a new 2,400-kilometre railway line connecting bitumen-rich northern Alberta to the deepwater ports of Alaska is gathering momentum, but a rubber stamp from the White House has yet to materialise.

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Surveying has started on a proposed new rail link connecting Canada's national rail network with deep water ports in Alaska

Sean McCoshen, the founder and chairman of the Alaska-Alberta Railway Corporation, (A2A Rail) has already sunk US$110 million of his own capital to move the project to where it stands today.