rail technology

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Noun1.rail technology - the activity of designing and constructing and operating railroads
engineering, technology - the practical application of science to commerce or industry
maglev, magnetic levitation - high-speed rail technology; train is suspended on a magnetic cushion above a magnetized track and so travels free of friction
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Rail Technology & Services was boosted by both acquisitions and organic growth, especially a contract with a "major" train-owning firm.
AutoHaul[TM] trains, which deliver safety and productivity benefits for Rio Tinto's iron ore business, have also firmly positioned Western Australia and its heavy-haul rail industry as a global leader in the joint development and application of rail technology.
MP Nicky Morgan has championed "homegrown innovation" during a tour of Loughborough University's engineering labs where she was shown a new rail technology which aims The former cabinet minister visited the Repoint testing workshop where she was given a demonstration of a groundbreaking points switch design which aims to improve the safety and efficiency of UK rail travel.
Meralco unit, Korea partner to bring new rail technology to the Philippines !-- -- (The Philippine Star) - October 30, 2018 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines MRAIL Inc., a subsidiary of power distribution giant Manila Electric Co.
Training these graduates and workers skilled in rail technology is timely given the massive infrastructure projects being undertaken in the country, Datuk Seri Darwis Abdul Razak, the Chief Executive Officer of Malaysia Rail Link Sdn Bhd (MRL) said.
PLANS to create a multi-millionpound innovation hub in Dudley which will lead the development of very light rail technology have been submitted.
EXPERTS at the University of Huddersfield are to play a key part in a PS92m project to make the UK a world leader in rail technology.
On impact, however, the cover shatters and gets out of the way thanks to the company's Break Rail technology. Blade Pushers inside the cover force the blades to start opening at the same time.
The government has launched an inquiry into rail technology which will focus on signalling and traffic management.
The Mach 1 Pigman Edition line makes use of other state-of-the-art features: Whisper Fusion Technology; Custom Action Trigger Technology; Recoil Reducing Rail Technology; and Shock Wave Absorber Technology.
The trains and rail technology will have to be imported, at a colossal cost to taxpayers.