passing track

passing track

[′pas·iŋ ‚trak]
(engineering)
A sidetrack with switches at both ends.
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Europe remains a fascinating destination with spectacular cultural landscapes and artistic inspiration around every bend of passing track.
Doubting Thomas has become something of a national pastime with each passing track season.
In his spare time, the teen talked shop with conductors and engineers as they arrived and departed from the old passing track that ran through Simi Valley on the east side of town.
The project includes construction of a new 750 m long passing track and new 1.
of Langhorne, $231,315, to improve operating efficiency in Montgomery and Berks counties by rehabilitating track and bridges and constructing a passing track.
Rendell include: -- Bessemer & Lake Erie Railroad, Monroeville, $750,000 for rehabilitation of the mainline and passing track and reconstruction of 75 miles in Allegheny, Butler and Mercer counties.
passing track, will be added near the 210 freeway in San Dimas to
CSXT) announced today that it is constructing a passing track along its rail lines near Latonia, Ky.
Michigan has invested more than $135 million in improvements along the Detroit-Chicago corridor, nearly all in grade crossings, equipment, passing track and terminal upgrading through the combined efforts of M-DOT, Conrail and Amtrak.
Invitation to tender : Detailed Project Description Subproject 1: passing tracks and new interlocking Snow Preparation work Site Installation Fill temporary roads Preparation of interim storage areas -Querungen And Foundation Engineering Spare Unterquerung drainage line Unterquerung cable systems Piles for catenary -Durchlass Snow Bach Lay Bach in prov.
In addition to facility investments, the program includes significant investments in rail route improvements consisting of additional passing tracks, double track projects, improved signaling systems and other track speed enhancements.