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Căile Ferate Române (abbreviated as the CFR) is the state railway carrier of Romania.
A dual gauge railway is a track that allows the passage of trains of two different track gauges.
The history of rail transport in the Netherlands is generally considered to have begun on September 20, 1839, when the first train, drawn by De Arend, successfully made the 16 km trip from Amsterdam to Haarlem.
This is a series of lists by country.
Nederlandse Spoorwegen (NS;; "Dutch Railways") a Dutch state-owned company, the principal passenger railway operator in the Netherlands.
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to rail transport: Rail transport – means of conveyance of passengers and goods by way of wheeled vehicles running on rail tracks consisting of steel rails installed on sleepers/ties and ballast.
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to transport: Transport or transportation – movement of people and goods from one place to another.
Many countries offer subsidies to their railways because of the social and economic benefits that it brings.
Rail transport is a means of transferring of passengers and goods on wheeled vehicles running on rails, also known as tracks.
The Argentine railway network consisted of a network at the end of the Second World War and was, in its time, one of the most extensive and prosperous in the world.
Belgium has an extensive rail network.
Universidad de Costa Rica Station, San Pedro, Montes de Oca. Rail transport in Costa Rica is primarily under the stewardship of Incofer (Instituto Costarricense de Ferrocarriles), an autonomous institution of the state.
The rail transport system in Denmark consists of 2,633 km of railway lines, of which the Copenhagen S-train network, the main line Helsingør-Copenhagen-Padborg (at the German border), and the Lunderskov-Esbjerg line are electrified.
At present (2015), no trains are operated in El Salvador.
The rail transport system in Estonia consists of about of railway lines, of which are currently in public use.
Rail transport in France is operated mostly by SNCF, the French national railway company.
, Germany had a railway network of 33,331 km of which 19,983 km were electrified and 18,201 km were double track.
The railway system in Great Britain is the oldest in the world.
Although Guatemala still has a network of narrow gauge railroads, no passenger or freight trains currently run, except for occasional chartered tourist trains.
Railroads in Honduras were built in late 19th and early 20th centuries by two competing U.S. corporations - United Fruit (Tela Railroad Company) and Standard Fruit (later nationalized).
Kingston Railway Station, closed since 1992, as seen in 2007 The Railways of Jamaica, constructed from 1845, were the second British Colony after Canada's Champlain and St. Lawrence Railroad of 1836 to receive a railway system.
Rail transport in Malaysia comprises heavy rail (including commuter rail), light rapid transit (LRT), mass rapid transit (MRT) monorail, airport rail link and a funicular railway line.
As of 2012, there is no rail transport in Nicaragua.
The Norwegian railway system comprises 4,087 km of (standard gauge) track of which 2,622 km is electrified and 242 km double track.
Since 2008, the only functioning railroad in Panama has been the Panama Canal Railway, operated by the Panama Canal Railway Company, successor of Panama Railway, which provides passenger and freight service between Panama City (on the Pacific coast) and Colón (on the Atlantic coast).
The Rail system in Paraguay consisted primarily of a 376 km main line of standard gauge between Asunción and Encarnación (with a connection to Posadas, Argentina).
Rail transport in Sweden uses a network of 13,000 km of track, the 21st largest in the world.
Rail transport in the Netherlands uses a dense railway network, that connects virtually all major towns and cities, counting as many train stations as there are municipalities in the Netherlands.
The Uruguayan railway network has approximately of lines, all of gauge, diesel traction with only of double track.
A railway company or railroad company is an entity that operates a railroad track or trains.
Listed below are railway couplers as used on historic and modern industrial, mainline, mining, narrow gauge, plantation and transit railways.
Transport or transportation is the movement of humans, animals and goods from one location to another.
Transport in Bolivia is mostly by road.
Transport infrastructure in Brazil is characterized by strong regional differences and lack of development of the national rail network.
Transport in Chile is mostly by road.
The transport sector comprises the physical infrastructure, docks and vehicle, terminals, fleets, ancillary equipment and service delivery of all the various modes of transport operating in Guyana.
Transport in Panama is fairly well developed.
Paraguay’s transportation system ranges from adequate to poor, largely depending on the region of the country.
The transport in Peru.
The Republic of Suriname (Republiek Suriname) has a number of forms of transport.
Transport in nation of Uruguay consists of 1,641 km of rail network, 7,743 km of roads, 1,600 km of navigable waterways, and 15 airports/landing fields.