marshalling yard

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a railway yard in which trains are assembled and goods are loaded

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Each time segment represents a track allocation condition in classification yard, because the railcars may hump to classification yard for disassembling or leave the classification yard for assembling.
The afternoon's schedule provided attendees an opportunity to choose from ten different breakout sessions or the Union Pacific rail classification yard tour.
The southern portion of the Yard consists of 14 rail tracks that make up a classification yard connected to two electric gantry float bridges.
The final and perhaps most challenging portion of the project consisted of the 750-ft bridge segment over the Burlington Northern-Santa Fe railroad classification yard. Since 1908 the railroad has been a critical element of Vancouver's transportation infrastructure.
Union Pacific's 950-acre classification yard project in Pinal County, Ariz., will be a "tremendous economic engine" for the state, which is why it gained approval from the state's House and Senate, according to Pete Rios, chairman of the Pinal County Board of Supervisors.
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