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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    How to move tons of dirt from Gateway rail tunnel? A town pushes rail over trucks

    My Central Jersey 23 May 2024
    And while a tractor-trailer can haul only two concrete segments at a time, one rail car can hold up to six ... "There will always be trucks involved, but we can reduce the congestion on 1 and 9 by using the rail."Time is of the essence ... Guido said he has met with Kolluri and his team multiple times to discuss their ideas of incorporating rail....
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    How to move tons of dirt from Gateway rail tunnel boring? A town pushes rail over trucks

    northjersey.com 23 May 2024
    And while a tractor-trailer can haul only two concrete segments at a time, one rail car can hold up to six ... "There will always be trucks involved, but we can reduce the congestion on 1 and 9 by using the rail."Time is of the essence ... Guido said he has met with Kolluri and his team multiple times to discuss their ideas of incorporating rail....
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    EPA, DOJ settle with Norfolk Southern for $310 million over East Palestine derailment

    The Independent (inde) 23 May 2024
    This time, the rail company struck a deal with the U.S ... "We are pleased we were able to reach a timely resolution of these investigations that recognizes our comprehensive response to the community's needs and our mission to be the gold standard of safety in the rail industry....
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    Biden administration settles with Norfolk Southern for $310 million after Ohio train derailment

    The Hill 23 May 2024
    Norfolk Southern will also be required to improve the safety of trains that transport hazardous materials by rail, including by installing devices to detect overheated wheel bearings in time to prevent derailments....
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    Your guide to the 26 best things to do this summer in Louisville and Kentucky

    Courier Journal 23 May 2024
    Ride the Rail Explorers railbikes in Versailles, Kentucky. Ride the rails and view scenic vistas aboard the new Rail Explorers railbikes tour in Versailles, Kentucky ... Save this list for the next time you want to try a new restaurant in Louisville — and let us know about any new places around town we missed....
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    South deploys AI-powered systems to 'better monitor' North Korea

    Anadolu Agency 23 May 2024
    ... in real time and recognize humans and wildlife, such as deer and boar,” said the report ... Besides, the South Korean military is operating a robot camera that “swiftly travels along a rail fence to monitor hilly areas that take time for troops to arrive on foot.”....
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    Pictured: Mother and her disabled daughter who were found dead inside their home where their bodies...

    The Daily Mail 23 May 2024
    A mother and her disabled daughter who were found dead at their home after their bodies lay undiscovered for 'months' have been pictured for the first time ... One neighbour reported hearing what she thought at the time was animal cries coming from the vicinity of the property some months ago....
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    Scams, frauds and misbehaving billionaires gave Ryan Chapman ‘The Audacity’

    Daily Breeze 23 May 2024
    “The pandemic was such a time where so many of us had our bells rung,” he recalls ... And I think, “Well, no, you just got lucky that the cops or the investigators didn’t catch you in time ... What’s it like writing satire in an age where everything seems completely off the rails all the time?....
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    Follow the Money: How Israel-Linked Billionaires Silenced US Campus Protests

    Scheerpost 23 May 2024
    Protestors hardly expected to be welcomed by university authorities but were shocked as university president Minouche Shafik immediately called in the NYPD – the first time the university had allowed police to suppress dissent on campus since the famous 1968 demonstrations against the Vietnam War....
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    The Unz Review 23 May 2024
    Protestors hardly expected to be welcomed by university authorities but were shocked as university president Minouche Shafik immediately called in the NYPD – the first time the university had allowed police to suppress dissent on campus since the famous 1968 demonstrations against the Vietnam War....
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    Full steam ahead for Liverpool to Manchester rail plan

    AOL 22 May 2024
    Plans for a new rail line between Liverpool and Manchester and revamped train stations have been announced by a newly formed railway board ... and Manchester Rail Company was held. Six years later the world’s first inter-city rail line was completed, between the two cities....
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    CMAC Group reports 15% increase in disruption management bookings

    TravelDailyNews 22 May 2024
    The group’s emergency transport services – which support airlines and rail operators with passenger ground transportation and accommodation during times of disruption – surged to 135,973 bookings from January to March 2024, up 15% from the same period last year....
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    The News International 22 May 2024
    An insider recently claimed to In Touch Weekly that The Princess of Pop, 42, went off the rails after her 13-year-long conservatorship was finally terminated in late 2021. During this time, she was ... There was nothing he could do to calm her down this time.”....

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