autorail


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autorail

[′ȯd·ō‚rāl]
(mechanical engineering)
A self-propelled vehicle having both flange wheels and pneumatic tires to permit operation on both rails and roadways.
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Avec quatre gares (Birtouta, Sidi Abdellah, Sidi Abdellah, cite universitaire, Zeralda), le futur autorail, prolongement de la ligne reliant Alger (Agha) -Al Afroun (Blida) via Birtouta, roulera a une vitesse de pointe de 160 km/h.
Bombardier Transportation also signed a contract with SNCF for the supply of 500 TER (Regional Express Trains) of the Autorail Grande Capacite (AGC) type for the French regions.
Recently, Bombardier Transportation signed a contract with SNCF for the supply of 500 TER (Regional Express Trains) of the Autorail Grande Capacite (AGC) type for the French regions.
In December 2001, Bombardier Transportation signed a contract with SNCF for the supply of 500 TER (Regional Express Trains) of the Autorail Grande Capacite (AGC) type for the French regions.
Today the President and Chief Operating Officer of Bombardier Transportation, Pierre Lortie, welcomed Daniel Percheron, President of the Nord-Pas-de-Calais Region, Louis Gallois, President of the French National Railways (SNCF), as well as representatives of the French Regions, to Bombardier's Crespin production site in France for the introduction of the Autorail Grande Capacite (AGC) high-capacity Regional Express Train (TER).
In addition, Bombardier Transportation recently signed a contract with SNCF for the supply of 500 TER (Regional Express Trains) of the Autorail Grande Capacite (AGC) type for the French regions.
Tou a mis en exergue la part espagnole en matiere d'equipements ferroviaires (17 autorails pour les moyennes distances, les rames du Metro d'Alger, etc.
Abordant les acquisitions prochaines de wagons-couchettes, de locomotives et de 17 autorails de grandes distances, M.