spur track


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Synonyms for spur track

a railway line connected to a trunk line

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Upon completion of the spur track and depot, the hotelier and his wife conveyed the agreed upon lands to the railroad.
In order to secure the move, TSRR worked with Smelter Services to develop a new spur track layout.
This generally consists of completing a track loop starting from the existing single spur track mid-block at 18th Street and going east, then turning south along Illinois Street and finally turning west on 19th Street to connect with the existing spur track mid-block on 19th Street to complete the loop that returns to Third Street.
The equipment required for constructing the railway spur track connecting the Ulak railroad station of the Baikal-Amur Mainline with the Elga coal deposit in Yakutia is scheduled to arrive in stages and will be completely supplied by 2009.
The purpose of the meeting was to discuss matters related to construction of the railway spur track to the Elga coal deposit.
21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mechel OAO , one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that it has signed a contract and is starting construction of a railway spur track to the Elga coal deposit (Yakutia).
Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that it has signed a contract and is starting construction of a railway spur track to the Elga coal deposit (Yakutia).