marshalling yard


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marshalling yard

n
(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
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Translations

marshalling yard

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

, (US) marshaling yard
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marshalling yard

[ˈmɑːʃlɪŋˌjɑːd] n (Brit) → scalo smistamento
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The unidentified accused raped the girl, strangulated her to death with a rope and then abandoned her body into a water tank in Railway Marshalling Yard Colony near Ghaghar Phattak area in Bin Qasim Town of Karachi.
Moreover, ADB can also provide technical assistance in upgradation of Marshalling Yard Pipri, Mughalpura Workshop and capacity building of Railway employees.
CHEC showed interest in working with Pakistan Railways at Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) basis for construction of Inland Container Depot (Dry Port) at Marshalling Yard Pipri (MYP), rehabilitation of railway lines in Karachi Port and MYP.
The CHEC has shown interest in working with Pakistan Railways on a "build-operate-transfer" basis for the construction of an inland container depot (dry port) at the Marshalling Yard Pipri and the rehabilitation of railway lines in Karachi Port and Marshalling Yard Pipri.
CHEC has shown an interest in working with Railways on a build-operate-transfer basis for the construction of an inland container depot (dry port) at the Marshalling Yard Pipri and the rehabilitation of railway lines in Karachi Port and Marshalling Yard Pipri.
LAHORE -- The Pakistan Railways has decided to run a new local train between Karachi City and Marshalling Yard Pipri from February 25.
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.
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.