marshalling yard

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marshalling yard

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(Railways) railways a place or depot where railway wagons are shunted and made up into trains and where engines, carriages, etc, are kept when not in use
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Noun1.marshalling yard - a railway yard in which trains are assembled and goods are loadedmarshalling yard - a railway yard in which trains are assembled and goods are loaded
railway yard, railyard, yard - an area having a network of railway tracks and sidings for storage and maintenance of cars and engines
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marshalling yard

[ˈmɑːʃəlɪŋˌjɑːd] N (Rail) → área f de clasificación

marshalling yard

, (US) marshaling yard

marshalling yard

[ˈmɑːʃlɪŋˌjɑːd] n (Brit) → scalo smistamento
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Limited Tenders are invited for Service For Classification Yard Nos 3025 28
The spokesman, Jeff DeGraff, confirmed that Union Pacific has approached landowners in the area about purchasing land for a classification yard "where we would receive inbound trains, sort the cars and assemble outbound trains.
The train Sofia-Pernik has stopped near the crossing in Fakulteta, another train Sofia-Pernik was blocked in Gorna Banya and the train Kyustendil-Sofia is in Pernik classification yard.
Union Pacific classification yard project near Red Rock, Ariz.
Last year we had two "off site" tours--one to the aerial port, and the other to the ocean terminal; this year, tours to the Union Pacific classification yard provided learning options to breakout sessions.
The southern portion of the Yard consists of 14 rail tracks that make up a classification yard connected to two electric gantry float bridges.
The classification yard lying just east of the Port of Vancouver created a barrier between the port and everything to the east, including the interstate highway system.
Jenks Shop, the largest locomotive repair shop on Union Pacific and a major classification yard.

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