track haulage

track haulage

[′trak ‚hȯl·ij]
(mining engineering)
Movement or transportation of excavated or mined materials in cars or trucks that run on rails.
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withdrawal of the composition of the train on the track haulage is carried out not later than half an hour after the arrival of the train,
RAIL DANGER 49 trespassers died in past year TERRIFYING View from approaching train as cab camera films boy on track HAULAGE He starts to clamber SAFE Face-down as train speeds past DESPERATE Train is just feet away ALMOST THERE On to the platform
Because of the scattered nature of the production areas Malmberget uses track haulage on the main levels rather than a railbound main level as at Kiruna.