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tramway

[′tram‚wā]
(mechanical engineering)
An overhead rail, rope, or cable on which wheeled cars run to convey a load.
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After a day on the road, the Operation Tramline team have caught 16 drivers - a dramatic drop on the numbers they caught a year ago.
Chief Inspector Graham Milne said: "Operation Tramline gives us the opportunity to detect offences carried out by the drivers of large goods vehicles and record the evidence, which would usually be difficult for us.
Harnessing the New York, Bed Stu meets St Marks Place vibe, they've gone all out, in both design and ambiance, to transport you (by tramline - complete with LUAS style 'don't spill your drink' sign) to somewhere chic yet urban.
The community rejected the tramline for fear it would cause Unesco to remove the town from the list of World Heritage Sites.
However, separate trams will continue to ply on the older route, covering all 11 stations on the tramline (Al Sufouh to Dubai Marina).
The tramline is also be aligned with the Dubai Metro and the Palm Jumeirah Monorail to encourage more commuters to use public transport.
The newly designed urban office campus will occupy 49,000 square metres on Avenue Morane Saulnier in Velizy-Villacoublay, close to the future T6 tramline.
Named Operation Tramline, the police force hired an unmarked HGV cab as well as a Scania lorry cab, two marked cars and a marked motorcycle to video the offenders and catch them in the act.
The first 14-kilomnetre Al Safouh tramline is now under construction.
THE government is spending nearly 200 million [pounds sterling] upgrading tramways in the northwest with agreements for a 102 million [pounds sterling] revamp of Manchester's tramline and an 85 million [pounds sterling] upgrade of Blackpool's iconic 120 year-old service.
Athens centre and the coastline facilities are linked, via Faliron, by the new tramline.
Guests of the Hilton Waikoloa Village travel the extensive resort via tramline and water taxi, while enjoying 9 restaurants, 3 swimming pools, a salt-water snorkeling lagoon and a 25,000 square-foot spa facility.