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grade separation

[′grād sep·ə‚rā·shən]
(civil engineering)
A grade crossing employing an underpass and overpass.
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The $174 million Oaklands Crossing Grade Separation project is being jointly funded by the Australian Government ($95 million), the State Government ($74 million) and the City of Marion ($5 million).
* South Lander Street Grade Separation & Railroad Safety Project, $45 million.
Due to the lesser traffic volume as compared to Vijaya Bank Intersection, no grade separation was proposed and the intersection was improved using traffic management techniques.
Notable research on the usage and users' perception of UPS has been undertaken for grade separation pedestrian systems (including skywalks and UPS) in cities of developed countries especially in North American cities.
Its current level of cash flow is not enough to finance interest bearing liabilities, which have increased because of a large amount of capital investments including construction of railroad grade separation near Chofu Station and investments for safe railroad operations.
Company specializes is solving site grade separation problems.
But there are other factors to be considered, such as the cost of providing grade separation, the environmental cost of building these roads as well as the need to allow local people access."
* Offered with a range of options, including locks, forklift pockets and paper feed dividers for grade separation
To combat the problems that come with such an active rail yard, Horvath convinced state, federal, and railroad officials that financial support was needed to improve grade separations. He got the funding and is now focusing on building the first grade separation in 50 years, which will be the only east-west grade separation in the city.
The Labor Government provided $475,000 in funding to the project, with the facility providing full grade separation of kerbside and commercial mixed paper and cardboard.
'CDA-DWP also considered the construction of grade separation facility at the intersection of 7th Avenue and Khayaban-i-Sohrwardi and Kashmir Highway and deferred the project.
The track will have a computer-based signalling and control system as well as a grade separation to ensure the safety of train operations.