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conductor rail

n(Fahr)leitung(sschiene) f
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The tender for the contact line, the return of electricity and the earthing of the Olten-Aarau section and the four-lane (Eppenberg tunnel) The installation of the conductor rails and the contact line in the Eppenberg tunnel and the junction with the CFF R2 catenary of the new section of the Eppenberg.
Several Great Western tunnels, including one of the pair at Newport, need overhead conductor rails because there's simply not enough space above the trains for the normal system.
Work is now progressing on a contract to convert 54 cranes at the Port of Felixstowe from diesel power to full electrification, and install over 13km of steelwork and conductor rails, drastically reducing Felixstowe's carbon emissions and fuel consumption.
It said ice had formed on conductor rails, meaning trains were unable to gain power.
Custom-built to a GPA design, the ERTGs are powered through 480-volt conductor rails installed on the container yard at the rear of Container Berths 4 and 5.
It is constructed of sustainable materials that can be recycled, while integrated conductor rails and synchronous linear drive achieve better energy efficiency than conventional sorters.
The Association of Train Operating Companiessaid: "Problems have been caused by the sheer volume of snow and by ice and snow building up on electric conductor rails.
An Association of Train Operating Companies spokesman said: "Problems have been caused by the sheer volume of snow and by ice and snow building up on electric conductor rails.
The portfolio also includes conductor rails, and festoon cable management systems.
In this network, power is applied through a few straight conductor rails, reducing wear on the slide components.
Problems included pneumatic systems, bearing and other parts wear, debris in conveyors, dirty conductor rails, and dust-blinded photoelectric eyes.
Other contractors railway technology are provided for the following trades catenary systems (high-speed), overhead conductor rails (DSS), command and control technology (electronic interlocking and ETCS), GSM-R / GSM-P, local controllers / Telecontrol equipment (OSE), Oberleitungsspannungsprf- and grounding Automatics (OLSP ), DB-MAS headquarters.