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broad gauge

a railway track with a greater distance between the lines than the standard gauge of 56½ inches (about 1.44 metres) used now by most mainline railway systems
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223/2001 of 9 August, with subsequent amendments to that diploma, and is engaged in the qualifying entities or groups, in accordance with the provisions of process qualification in order to participate in future restricted and negotiated procedures for the provision of services to track maintenance with heavy equipment in the broad gauge network.
Union Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu launched the landmark Silchar-Lumding broad gauge rail line in Assam.
The halting of trains at the junction was stopped two months ago, after the metre gauge track was converted to a broad gauge line.
Tenders are invited for Construction of Major bridges from Chainage 124000 m to 139000 m in Amalner - Raimoha Section in connection with Ahmednagar - Beed -Parli Vaijnath New Broad Gauge Line Project;
The campaigners shouted slogans and demanded conversion of the narrow gauge track into a broad gauge line.
Tenders are invited for Construction of Major bridges from Chainage 120000m to 124000 m in Amalner - Raimoha Section in connection with Ahmednagar - Beed - Parli Vaijnath New Broad Gauge Line Project;
The new broad gauge line will provide connectivity to this revered shrine from all parts of the country.
Tenders are invited for Broad Gauge Track Maintenance Of Mgr System
Tenders are invited for Diversion and reconstruction of the part of 66kv single circuit transmission line (grid baramura section) near jirania railway station due to construction of broad gauge rail track.
The factory produced 2351 broad gauge and meter gauge steam locomotives from 1951 to 1972.
Tenders are invited for Exploration, Designing And Preparation Of Structural Drawings / Working Drawings Including Proof Checking For Major Railway Bridge Subject To 25 Mt Axle Loading At Chainages: 121025, 121700, 123550, 124550, 128800 And 129700 Between Amalner To Raimoha For Ahmednagar Ee Beed Ee Parli Vaijnath, New Broad Gauge Line Project
Tenders are invited for New Broad Gauge Line Between Pollachi And Palakkad Town Section, Maintenance Of Newly Laid Track Under Traffic Conditions Between Pollachi Ee Palakkad From Km.