Academy of Sciences approved the Hyperloop project in Ukraine

Академия наук одобрила проект Hyperloop в Украине

According to the results of scientific and technological research of the NAS of Ukraine agreed to the introduction of technology “transport fifth generation” in Ukraine.

During the presentation, the Ministry introduced a number of steps that will form the basis for the implementation of the project. In particular, this Analytics passengers, the assessment of the industrial potential of Ukraine and international competitions Hyperloop to support and development of innovations.

“Scientists are convinced that production capacity, investment opportunities and managerial benefits will allow you to successfully develop a project HypeUA. According to scientists, hyperloop can not only become a new independent form of transport, but also to encourage the development of related industries,” – said in the message.

It is noted that the partners have identified their willingness to participate in the development of technology hyperloop and last year signed a Memorandum of cooperation. Among them are: development Agency of the Dnieper, Platform innovation, Innovation Park UNIT.City, GP “Pivdenmash” Ukrainian Institute for the future, Humphrey Engineering, Kakhovka plant of electric welding equipment, Ukroboronprom.

“The next step is the implementation of the project at the Centre for transport innovation Transport Tech Hub. The main objective of the Centre is to unite all the technologies that each project partner can bring, to obtain the most effective solutions in the field of transport”, – stated in the Ministry of Infrastructure.


In town the river will begin construction of a test site for ultra-fast transport system Hyperloop, designed by Elon Musk.

The Ministry of infrastructure and the company Hyperloop Transportation Technologies have agreed to cooperate in the field of technology development of high-speed transportation.

Earlier experts considered how much it will cost the construction of the Hyperloop in Ukraine and estimated the cost of the ticket.

Hyperloop is Elon Musk’s transport system, consisting of steel tubes, inside which moves a train – sealed capsule to the wind cushion. The speed of such capsules may exceed 600 kilometers per hour.

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Академия наук одобрила проект Hyperloop в Украине