UK Ultraspeed is a proposed new method of passenger transport using electromagnetic levitation and propulsion technology. High speed ground transport (up to 500km/h) through the backbone of England. The approach: Collaboration with UK conultants and German engineers to prepare a pre-feasibility study. Providing cost estimate, construction and programme data for high level development business case studies. The Challenge: Preparing a cost and programme estimate for a new technology, convincing Government, City, Commerce and Industry to support a technology of the future. Outcome: The studies and business cases are being presented to the Government and various businesses, new business cases are being prepared for regional development areas.