marshalling yard


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marshalling yard

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(Railways) railways a place or depot where railway wagons are shunted and made up into trains and where engines, carriages, etc, are kept when not in use
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Noun1.marshalling yard - a railway yard in which trains are assembled and goods are loadedmarshalling yard - a railway yard in which trains are assembled and goods are loaded
railway yard, railyard, yard - an area having a network of railway tracks and sidings for storage and maintenance of cars and engines
Translations

marshalling yard

[ˈmɑːʃəlɪŋˌjɑːd] N (Rail) → área f de clasificación

marshalling yard

, (US) marshaling yard

marshalling yard

[ˈmɑːʃlɪŋˌjɑːd] n (Brit) → scalo smistamento
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LAHORE -- The Pakistan Railways has decided to run a new local train between Karachi City and Marshalling Yard Pipri from February 25.
Agha visited the Port Qasim Marshalling Yard at Pipri here.
Speaking in the House of Commons, Mr Byrne (Lab Hodge Hill) accused HS2 Ltd of putting jobs at risk in Washwood Heath and threatened to "occupy the site" to prevent HS2 Ltd building a planned rail marshalling yard there.
I AM disturbed that a number of politicians from other areas have put forward Chelmsley Wood, or the proposed HS2 Birmingham Interchange area, as a suitable site for the HS2 marshalling yard.
For the surface drainage of the rail marshalling yard at the Tonkolili iron ore mine in Sierra Leone, the mine operator, African Minerals Ltd.
But Mr Stanley said: "I was horrified when Tory MP Mr Dan Byles spread rumours that the HS2 marshalling yard would end up in North Warwickshire.
EVENT: Centerra Gold (CG) yesterday announced that the transfer of diesel fuel and other supplies from the Kumtor marshalling yard to the mine had resumed after the voluntary lifting of the previously announced roadblock.
Operations at the Kumtor mine site and Balykchi Marshalling Yard have been resumed and are being carried out in a normal mode.
After spotting a suspicious vehicle in Tyne Marshalling Yard, at Lamesley, Gateshead, they sprang into action and closed the yard gates, preventing the van from leaving.
The constant rhythmic sound of iron wheels speeding over iron rails changed, the click-a-de-clack, click-a-de-clack of a train running over points told him they were going through a big marshalling yard.
The contract, valued at SEK164m, covers signal and telecomms installations, track, heat exchanger installation, cable laying, installation of marshalling yard lighting, cable switchgear boxes, electrical power and remote controls, as well as project planning, delivery of equipment and material, ground, track and installation work and commissioning of the installations.
25-acre location on the east side of the Little Rock Port Railroad Marshalling Yard at 6900 Lindsey Road will become home to the Hi-Speed Electric warehouse facility.