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Synonyms for tram

a conveyance that transports passengers or freight in carriers suspended from cables and supported by a series of towers

a four-wheeled wagon that runs on tracks in a mine


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travel by tram

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Cluttons said it would be remiss to not to draw comparisons between Dubai, where a tram network in the Dubai Marina area has been integrated into the Dubai Metro network and extensive bus routes.
Alstom will undertake the design, manufacturing, commissioning and servicing of 35 Citadis tramways; power supply equipment (such as substations, catenary and APS); signalling and trackworks operations for the integrated tram network in Lusail.
Along with extending the metro and tram network in Dubai, the emirate's bus and water transport network will undergo a face-lift to draw in more passengers.
The tram network comprises 17 passenger stations, 11 of which are covered under Phase I.
Such a problem was put on the team that worked up the 'Investment programme of tramway development for the years 2008-2013 for renovation and modernization of the tram network of the Upper Silesian Industrial District' in which authors of this paper took part.
The scheme was announced yesterday during a visit to the Roads and Transport Authority by Dubai's ruler, HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid, where he was also briefed on the extension of the Business Bay Canal, the construction the new 14km Al Sufouh tram network and the building of new housing for the Dubai Police to replace accommodation which was pulled down to make way for the Green Line of Dubai's metro.
Especially when you consider that Strasbourg has the grandest tram network in France, featuring six lines running a total of 34.
Even a city like Nottingham is set to receive pounds 530m to build two new routes to expand its successful NET tram network.
Experts say the drop in Edinburgh's Princes Street is due to the disruption of building a new tram network and the recession.
In fact, the tram network in Manchester has been off-limits to scooter users since it opened in 1992.
Located at the end of Manchester's tram network, Morrisons' Eccles branch won our Top Store award last year for the way it coped so well with crowds of commuters.
Specially developed 60 metre-long trains travel back and forth on Dresden's tram network carrying pre-manufactured parts between the logistics centre at Friedrichstadt on the city outskirts and the plant itself.
The Communaute Urbaine de Grand Nancy has received a loan for Euro 60 million (394 million French Francs) towards constructing its new tram network.
The tall volumes and three-storey glazed lightwells consume a lot of energy and although ZKM has a secondary function as a power station, converting solar energy from roof-mounted panels, the electricity produced is not used in the building but instead fed through to the city tram network.
The new 100% low-floor trams will be put in service on the tram network of Valencia and Alicante in Spain.