block system


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block system

n.
A system for controlling and safeguarding the flow of railway trains in which track is divided into blocks, each controlled by automatic signals.
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Invitation to tender: Creation of two parallel extending flushing holes for a 110/16 kV tube block system from the power plant to the Bremgarten poles 11A and 11B.
The hollow block system houses all the cylindrical cells that Kreisel uses to offer numerous advantages such as better base configurations and energy content, which are not found in alternatives like pouch or prismatic cells.
With the introduction of a new spring-loaded frame to the Han-Modular[R] building block system, HARTING is making it even easier and faster to create a modular connector that precisely fits each application.
In addition to the system features of the Clipline complete terminal block system, the current indicator terminal blocks with Push-in connection are characterized by their easy, tool-free wiring of conductors with ferrules or solid conductors.
He said that we have made "Auto Block System (ABS)" functional in Railway which was 8 years old adding that ABS is functioning at 22 stations.
He said that we have made Auto Block System (ABS) functional in Railway which was 8 years old adding that ABS is functioning at 22 stations.
" If we could install Eco Bio Block system within 3 to 5 km before they get into the Ganga, only treated and clean water will then flow into the Ganga River.
The Nitride Plus hardened linear rail and roller block system is designed for long life even in high speed and high cycling applications.
The clamping block system allows for a large opening stroke with a displacement speed much higher than the one of telescopic systems or other complex solutions.
The automatic block signalling is a block system that consists of a series of signals that divide a railway line into a series of blocks and then functions to control the movement of trains between them through automatic signals.
For the moving block system, more and more models for simulating the railway traffic system based on the fixed block system were proposed currently [25-30].