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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Installation of 2 filling units (with getters and counters) with 4 arms each in order to refuel 4 AutoRail 41 with a maximum flow of 200 L / min simultaneously or 8 HLD 77 with a maximum flow of 400 L / min simultaneously.
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.
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.
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.
Le parc roulant de la SNTF compte 258 engins de lignes, 47 engins de man[euro]N"uvre, 17 autorails, 64 automotrices, 10.
Selon le sous-directeur des statistiques et de l'information a la Direction generale de la protection civile (DGPC), le colonel Farouk Achour, le chauffeur d'un des deux autorails est lui aussi dans un etat critique.
Les reclamations des usagers concernant notamment les retards de train, la vetuste des autorails, l'insecurite, sont entre autres contraintes que le personnel de la Societe nationale de transport ferroviaire vit au quotidien.
A propos des degats materiels, Sid a annonce que sur les 17 autorails acquis, 5 seulement sont en circulation.
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.