railroad siding

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Noun1.railroad siding - a short stretch of railroad track used to store rolling stock or enable trains on the same line to passrailroad siding - a short stretch of railroad track used to store rolling stock or enable trains on the same line to pass
railroad track, railway, railroad - a line of track providing a runway for wheels; "he walked along the railroad track"
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Tenders are invited for Dismantling of 6 spur existing railway siding and supply and laying of rail track with 2 spur rail siding, washable apron and connected works at Jalandhar terminal under Punjab State office Document Purchase Start date : 05 Jan 2018
It first announced on November 23, 2015, the intention to acquire Inyanda Colliery (mainly the mining right, plant, Blackhill private rail siding and associated liabilities) situated in the Emalahleni district in Mpumalanga.
With new 1000-foot double track rail siding, the property is now one of the only buildings in the port district that is has a private connection for industrial transport to nearby APM Terminal, Maher Terminal and Port Newark Container Terminal.
The company earlier this year completed remediation of soil pollution on the parcel that sits next to the rail line running between Eugene and the coast, and is now seeking federal permission to fill in part of the property to build a new rail siding.
The purchase order for ECOTRAX standard size rail ties and switch ties will be installed on a self-managed rail siding and the company said it is set to ship over 50 sea containers to customers abroad, in the 2nd and 3rd quarter of this year.
An office building will be built on site, and a rail siding will be installed.
The CUOH will build a one-mile rail siding and rehabilitate a three-mile storage track to serve the facility, which when fully operational is expected to ship 10,000 carloads of NGLs annually.
This business can be expanded by adding scrap metal to the secondary facility which includes a rail siding.
The agreement reached through an Administrative Consent Order stems from DEP investigations of spills and handling problems at the plant, hazardous waste disposal landfill, drum and container storage areas, a rail siding, and an industrial wastewater treatment plant.
The site abuts a railroad spur, but the company currently has no plans to build a rail siding.
The Albany site provides quick access to Interstate 5 and Highway 99, and offers a 10-car rail siding with reciprocal switching options.
Plans are underway to expand the rail siding facility at the Engen fuel depot in Windhoek following an agreement signed by Engen and TransNamib last week.