Electric railway


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a railway in which the machinery for moving the cars is driven by an electric current.

See also: Electric

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There is a tendency to utilize underground space for the less ornamental purposes of civilization; there is the Metropolitan Railway in London, for instance, there are new electric railways, there are subways, there are underground workrooms and restaurants, and they increase and multiply.
This was the world's first overhead electric railway, bringing together earlier innovations.
I would advise that the council had not been keen to help the Electric Railway Museum at Baginton in Coventry.
COVENTRY'S Electric Railway Museum will open to the public for the final time this weekend.
Contract awarded for Henan line double track electric railway 3 construction construction machine field public official material (main axis axial flow type blower)
Rumaih bin Mohammed Al Rumaih, who is also the chairman of the Public Transport Authority, said the electric railway will be 450 km long.
The administrative capital is planned to consist of residential districts, artificial lakes, educational institutions, hospitals and clinics, mosques, 40,000 hotel rooms, a major theme park, 91 square kilometers of solar energy farms, an electric railway link with Cairo, and a new international airport, according to State Information Service.
The innovation and rehabilitation project of the Tunis-Kasserine electric railway line, doubling the Moknine-Mahdia electric railway line project, the rehabilitation of sanitation networks project in 30 cities and the renovation and planning of deep irrigation wells in southern oases are among these projects presented for funding in 2017.
On May 8, 1936, Harrison noted the press interview Quezon gave to foreign and local reporters: 'The President contemplates the construction of an electric railway between Davao and Cagayan de Oro.
The attack happened around 2am near Volk's Electric Railway, a popular tourist attraction.
Keywords: Lightning stroke, charge simulation method (CSM), electric railway, overhead feeding system.
Azerbaijani and Georgia said they support the construction of the Angren-Pap electric railway in Uzbekistan.