rapid transit

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an urban public transit system using underground or elevated trains

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In India, the first elevated rail corridor is under- construction at Rohtak in Haryana.
The Dh4 billion Concourse D, Al Zafeen said, will be 700 metres long and 47 metres wide and will be connected with Terminal 1 via a 350-metre elevated rail link.
Kharge said that FDI was welcome in infrastructure projects, such as the elevated rail corridor in Mumbai, high speed rails and dedicated freight corridor.
The other landmarks in this season's class are the Borden Quinn apartment building in Springfield, an electrical substation for the old elevated rail system in Roslindale, the East Leverett Historic District, and the Moore's Corner Historic District, also in Leverett.
It will be linked to a completely refurbished Terminal 1 by an elevated rail system which will offer transfer times between the two facilities of less than two minutes.
2km elevated rail corridor between Churchgate and Virar, reports Infra PPP.
5-mile elevated rail line that brought freight operations to the lower West side that has been turned into an urban park.
Set in the heart of BangkokOs commercial district with direct access to Skytrain, the cityOs elevated rail system, W Bangkok will be ThailandOs first urban W Hotel, following the November 2010 opening of W Retreat & Spa Koh Samui, located in the Gulf of Thailand.
According to the target set by the Prime Minister, contracts for the Sonnagar- Dankuni section of the Dedicated Freight Corridor, elevated rail corridor in Mumbai and locomotive factories in Madhepura and Marhowra should be awarded this year.
Roads and bus services have been closed on the island, while an elevated rail link in Naha city has been shut down.
The Honolulu rail transit system will be an elevated rail system, separated from ground transportation, allowing for faster, safer and more reliable performance than alternatives built at ground level, but less expensive than an underground system.
BANGKOK, April 27 -- Protesters broke into an elevated rail station and threw tires on the platform Tuesday in their campaign to force immediate elections, prompting authorities to briefly suspend service and send army troops to guard the train stops.
Bouygues Construction's other projects in the Arabian peninsula include the Jeddah Equestrian Club in Saudi Arabia and the elevated rail transit system in Dubai.
Obayashi, Kajima and Yapi Merkezi together constructed the tunnels, station buildings and substructures for elevated rail tracks.
7 mile-long elevated rail track to the north-west of the city centre, the trail has been considered for development since at least 2004, though according to Ben Helphand, board president for the Friends of the Bloomingdale Trail, there has been talk of adapting the track into public space since the early 1990s.
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