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the principal route of a transportation system

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One of the hidden problems in timing trains in the area is that a few miles north is Cambridge Junction, just north of Hitchin station, where many trains turn right to cross the southbound main line.
Adding Main Line Delivery to Caviar's presence in Philadelphia will bring more restaurant options to more customers in more parts of Pennsylvania.
A glimpse inside the Hitachi factory in Newton Aycliffe, where work is under way on sleek new carriages destined to run on the Great Western Main Line from next year and the East Coast Main Line from 2018 IAN COOPER 090616MGAHITACHI_017
Main Line Equity Partners' Operating Partner Doug Hart will become the new president of Tensitron to manage the business and execute key sales and marketing strategies needed to accelerate Tensitron's growth.
It was the last long main line to be electrified in Britain, and Mr Ford calculates that the electrification cost per kilometre of track, adjusted to today's prices, was less than PS450,000.
Network Rail's original estimate of PS625m for electrifying the Great Western line from London to Cardiff, Oxford and Newbury was in line with the cost of the East Coast main line electrification in the late 1980s.
For main line splitting, a larger Grundowinch cable pulling system is used.
com)-- Main Line Health (MLH) has received System Magnet[R] designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the nation's highest award for recognizing excellence in nursing care, which has been awarded to only 7 percent of hospitals and 22 health systems in the world.
He said: "We take off the main line most of the long-distance non-stop services, because the purpose of HS2 is to serve cities on the long-distance network.
Media Venture Partners announced that Main Line Broadcasting has closed on its $57,000,000 sale to L&L Broadcasting.
Unions and passenger groups gathered outside Central Station and others along the East Coast main line to fight the sale of the line.
was selected by Main Line Health to assist with the implementation of certain network infrastructure to support a new disaster recovery and business continuity data center.
The facility will include a broad range of diagnostic and treatment services, including Main Line Health family medicine physicians, obstetric and gynecology specialists, oncologists, pediatricians and other specialty physician practices, as well as physical therapy, imaging services, an infusion center and blood draw capabilities.
I'VE worked in the rail industry for most of my working life and I am utterly amazed at the fiasco over the running of the West Coast Main Line.
A RAIL union demanded the West Coast main line be re-nationalised after it emerged the Government have assembled a public sector team to take over in the wake of the Virgin and First Group row.