Landbridge


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Landbridge

A railroad that connects two stations on opposite sides of a continent. A landbridge may be used to transport persons or cargo.
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He added: "A Stena Line Landbridge fare can save travellers a packet.
The firm will be providing project management services for the Saudi Landbridge in association with Fluor Corporation, which was awarded the management consultancy contract by the Saudi Public Investment Fund.
The Saudi Landbridge project is a 950 km double-track railway connecting Jeddah on the Red Sea with the city of Riyadh.
The Landbridge project is another important freight line estimated to cost SR 26.
These projects include the Dubai Metro system, Abu Dhabi's Surface Transport Master Plan, Saudi's Haramain high-speed rail link, the Saudi Landbridge, Bahrain's six lane rail line and Egypt's rail upgrade programme, said a report by IQPC Middle East, the organisers of 'Rail Infrastructure Middle East 2010.
A seven night stay in Sud Atlantique including Landbridge ferry crossings, from Rosslare to Pembroke and Dover to Calais, is EURe1,151.
LONDON -- Saudi Railways Organization (SRO) today announced a Project Day for the Saudi Landbridge to be held in London on 31st January 2005.
Highlighted future projects included the Saudi Landbridge Project, an internal Jubail network of 120 km railway to link the country's two industrial hubs of Dammam and Jubail, and the creation of rail branches necessary for the North South Railway.
Although RMJM already has considerable experience in the transport sector - including the recent Dubai Metro Purple Line and Airport Express railway, the Circle Line in Singapore, and numerous new stations and refurbishments in Hong Kong, Landbridge Transportation Hub (Abu Dhabi), Taoyuan Airport Station (Taiwan) and Kolkata Airport (India) - it has not previously exploited opportunities on a global-scale, said a company statement.
A seven night stay in Sud Atlantique including Landbridge ferry crossings from Rosslare to Pembroke and Dover to Calais is EURe1,151.
Pacer's cartage operations will continue to be controlled through a stand-alone operating system to ensure efficient and reliable dispatching and realtime monitoring of harbor and railroad drayage operations, LTL (less-than-trailorload) services, landbridge services (between a pier and a rail ramp), cross-dock operations, and container-yard services, according to Arovas.
Parsons Brinckerhoff has recently won project management deals for part of the Doha Metro as well as a project management joint venture deal with Fluor to manage the Saudi Landbridge project .