Rail

Rail or rails may refer to:

Rail transport

  • A generic term for railroads, railways, rail transport, and related matters
  • Track (rail transport), or railway lines, the running surface of a railway
  • Rail profile, the cross sectional shape of a railway rail
  • Third rail (or conductor rail), a method of providing electric power to a railway train
  • Science, technology, biology, and medicine

  • Picatinny rail, a bracket used on some firearms in order to provide a standardized mounting platform for telescopic sights and other accessories
  • Rails or Rallidae, a family of birds which includes crakes, coots, and gallinules
  • Structural
    • Guard rail, for protective separation of persons (including those in vehicles) from dangerous places or situations
    • Hand rail, for physical support, such as on stairways and steps
    • Theatre rail, see batten (theater), from which lighting fixtures, theatrical scenery, tabs or curtains may be hung
    • Curtain rail, see curtain, from which curtains are hung
    • Door rails, see frame and panel, a horizontal outside member on a door or in a frame and panel construction
  • This page contains text from Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia - https://wn.com/Rail

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    Our Opinion: To maintain forward progress on East-West rail, Beacon Hill must get in gear

    The Berkshire Eagle 25 May 2022
    Great to see Pittsfield in East-West rail plans; now we want to see project go full speed ahead ... Lawmakers can tack on the language to create the rail authority as the bill navigates the rest of its journey through the House and Senate, but this is no time to dawdle on such a critical project for the commonwealth....
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    Signal issue halts Tri-Rail, Amtrak, CSX freight train services

    WPTV 25 May 2022
    — A system outage has halted all Tri-Rail, Amtrak and CSX freight train service in South Florida, a Tri-Rail spokesman said Tuesday night ... "We have a signal issue that has caused us to stop all train traffic in the corridor," Victor Garcia, director of public affairs for Tri-Rail, said in an email to WPTV....
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    Disruption triggered by false alarm, part of teething process: MTR

    Hong Kong Standard 25 May 2022
    The disruption of the newly opened cross-harbor extension of the East Rail Line because of a problem in Admiralty during Tuesday's morning rush hour was a false alarm ... Now the rail ... But the mainland's high-speed rail services will expand by the time West Kowloon Station reopens....
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    Elizabeth M. "Betsy" Giles, 58, Peace Corps volunteer, advocate for public transit

    The Buffalo News 25 May 2022
    “I have managed to walk, bike and take Metro Rail and Metro Bus for most of my routine needs. “Adopting this lifestyle has entailed changes in how I organize my time, but surprisingly, I have found that it’s not all hardship and sacrifice ... A bench will be installed in her memory at the Amherst Street Station, the Metro Rail stop closest to her home....
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    Xinhua 25 May 2022
    This is the first time such parts from the region have been exported using rail-sea transport via Qinzhou port, local railway authorities said. The total shipping time for the cargo to reach ......
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    Meet Project Stealth, a new initiative by PC powerhouses to hide all visible cables

    PC World 25 May 2022
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    Dawn 25 May 2022
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    The Philadelphia Inquirer 25 May 2022
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    Business Insider 25 May 2022
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    Efforts continue to repair transformers for Neosho Ridge Wind

    The Chanute Tribune 25 May 2022
    “They weigh approximately 200,000 pounds each and are being transported by rail. We do not have a specific time frame for repairs.” ... “Our operations and engineering teams are exploring options to bring the wind farm back online while the transformer repairs are underway, but that work is ongoing, and we do not have specifics to share at this time.” ... ....
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    Long Beach port announces supply chain data management ‘information highway’

    Daily Breeze 25 May 2022
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