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SNCF

abbreviation for
(Railways) Société Nationale des Chemins de Fer: the French national railway system
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SNCF is reportedly working on a "drone train" project, which will be equipped with autonomous technology.
The first SNCF train deporting Jews left France for Auschwitz on March 27, 1942.
4 July 2011 - Moody's Investors Service downgraded on Friday the long-term issuer rating of French railway operator SNCF to Aa1 from Aaa, giving a "stable" outlook.
Zetes (Euronext Brussels: ZTS), a provider of solutions and services for the automatic identification of goods and people, announced on 19 March that it has been awarded a contract with Fret SNCF, a French rail carrier, to implement and service a mobility solution at Fret SNCF's European sites.
SNCF has also promised to give Fret SNCF organisational autonomy, meaning its managers will report directly to the management board of the SNCF group and not SNCF itself.
A spokeswoman for SNCF said: 'The situation has not changed since Friday and services are still suspended.
Moreover, in 1981-1982, the newly elected Socialist government's plan for a 1989 universal exhibition persuaded the SNCF to rationalise its rail network in the capital and to negotiate the sale of the Bastille line to the city.
The government is keen to address the debt of SNCF Network, which is rising at the rate of around EUR 3bn each year and hit EUR 46bn in 2017.
SUD-Rail has asked SNCF to condemn the incident as "unacceptable.
DOT officials are gathering information from leading global experts, such as SNCF, as the states embark on the initial procurement stages of high speed rail development in the U.
These services are defined in the SNCF GF 01150 standard "Qualification and monitoring of companies providing services related to the safety of railway works" available on the website http://www.
Guillaume Pepy, the Chairman of SNCF and Chairman of Eurostar, noted that in California, Florida and Texas, SNCF's review and analysis of the available data regarding these three states leads it to the preliminary conclusion that HST 220, High-Speed Train passenger services operated at up to 220 mph, in these corridors will produce significant public benefits - benefits that will offset by almost twice the public investment in the design and construction of the systems.