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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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.
9 million to construct a rail siding at the Clairton Yard, install track panels and four new turnouts in Clairton Works, install track panels and three new turnouts at the Edgar Thomson Works, and install cross ties, track panels and two new prefabricated turnouts at the Irvin Works.
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.
new rail siding and sold FOB at the Richards Bay Coal Terminal.
Petraitis said yesterday restoring freight service to North Brookfield for the benefit of companies already doing business in town, as well as those that might be interested in moving to a location off East Brookfield Road with rail siding would be an economic boon to the town.
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.
This 65,000-square foot warehouse and less-than-truckload (LTL) cross-dock facility provides chilled, frozen and dry warehousing and a rail siding will be installed later.
The facility also has direct access to a Union Pacific rail siding and is near a number of major arteries, Friedman notes.