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bay

(1) The smallest rentable tenant space in a strip center, usually defined by the front and rear exterior walls and fire walls at either side.(2) An unfinished area between rows of columns or loadbearing walls. (3) Loading areas in warehouse or industrial space. Ascertaining the number of bays necessary and available is usually critically important when working with buyers or potential tenants of such space.

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BARRY TOWN STATION: The old bay platform is being brought back into use to deliver additional capacity at the station.
6 million scheme was to construct the new bay platform in a severely congested site amidst high volumes of passenger and train movements.
The shuttle link to Cardiff Bay will be improved with a further bay platform at Queen Street.
Phase one also includes engineering works, a new station at Bermuda Park, and longer Bedworth station platform, and Coventry station would get a new six-coach bay platform.
The now approved first phase includes a new bay platform at Coventry station to help double or treble the current one-train-an-hour service between the city and Nuneaton.
It is iarnrEd eireann policy to provide a friction or fixed buffer stops at the termination of every passenger running line, including bay platform lines and on freight lines and sidings where deemed necessary.