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SMRT engineers deployed six times on train breakdown site to mend track point fault on East-West Line - The Online Citizen SG (blog)

After the fault was detected, train services between both stations were stopped for about 30 minutes to allow our staff to go onto the track to check a faulty point machine, which is used to control train movements at rail junctions when trains move ...

Talented rugby player killed after drunkenly falling onto London tube track - Metro

A talented rugby player was run over and killed by a tube train following a six-hour booze binge with his team-mates, an inquest heard. Financial analyst James Huxtable, 24, fell on to the tracks at Stockwell underground station in south London after ...

Rail review looks at reuniting track and trains - The Construction Index

The review has been asked to consider the benefits of reintegrating track and train, which were separated by privatisation of the system in 1994, and how it might be achieved. Before privatisation, British Rail ran the trains as well as the track ...

MRT disruption: Track fault the cause - The Straits Times

A decision was then made to keep the trains running during the morning peak period and work on the faulty point machine - which is used to control train movements at rail junctions when trains move from one track to another - only after the morning ...

Track point fault disrupted rush hour service on East-West Line; causes delays of up to 40 minutes - The Straits Times

It was the second disruption on the line in two days. On Tuesday morning, the EWL was hit by a faulty platform screen door. The track point fault - a glitch affecting a switch that allows trains to change tracks - occurred between the Jurong East and ...

SMRT staff deployed on track 6 times to rectify track point fault on EWL - TODAYonline

“After the fault was detected, train services between both stations were stopped for about 30 minutes to allow our staff to go onto the track to check a faulty point machine, which is used to control train movements at rail junctions when trains move ...

Track fault near Clementi causes rush hour delays on East-West Line - Channel NewsAsia

The transport operator explained in a Facebook post at about 8.40am that the track fault occurred between Clementi and Jurong East MRT stations, and that train services had to be stopped along that stretch to allow employees to go onto the track to ...

Commuters hit by Thursday morning peak-hour train delay of up to 40 mins - TODAYonline

SINGAPORE — Rush hour commuters were hit with train delays on the East-West Line (EWL) of up to 40 minutes on Wednesday (Sept 18) morning due to a track point fault at Clementi station. The last time train services were delayed longer than 30 minutes ...

East-West Line hit by delay due to track point fault at Clementi - AsiaOne

SINGAPORE - Commuters on the East-West Line (EWL) faced a 40-minute delay during the peak hour on Wednesday morning (Sept 19) due to a track point fault at Clementi. Transport operator SMRT said in a tweet at 7.10am that the delay affected train ...

East West Line suffers morning delay due to track point fault: SMRT - Yahoo News

SMRT announced on social media at about 7.10am that a track point fault had caused a 30-minute train delay between Jurong East and Clementi stations. Free bus services were deployed between Boon Lay and Queenstown, the transport operator said.

Track where fatal train derailment happened inspected twice last week, ownership group says - CBC.ca

The deadly train derailment in northern Manitoba on Saturday happened on a track that was inspected twice just last week, said a spokesperson for the conglomerate that owns the rail line. "This was not part of the washed-out line from a year ago. This ...

Canada Line track issues at Bridgeport causing delays - Richmond News

A track issue at the Canada Line's Bridgeport Station in Richmond caused significant transit delays Friday morning. Trains were only operating between Waterfront Station and Bridgeport, where passengers then had to transfer to a shuttle train to get to ...

Ten years after crash that pushed Congress to mandate life-saving train technology, one-third of nation's rail ... - Washington Post

PTC is designed to eliminate human error from train travel. If a train is going too fast, it automatically applies the brakes to comply with set speed limits. If a track switch is improperly positioned, it prevents the train from going down the wrong ...

In Bengal, another train stops for elephants - The Hindu

Loco pilot Ratan Ray and his deputy A.K. Mall eased the 55468 Down Bamanhat-Siliguri Jn passenger train on Thursday afternoon after spotting a large herd of elephants approach the track between Nagrakata and Chalsa stations in northern West Bengal.

Slow train to JerusalemWhy Israel still moves on Ottoman-era railway tracks - The Economist

ISRAELI politicians and entrepreneurs like to present their country as a global centre of transport technology. That was underlined last year by Intel's purchase for $15bn of Mobileye, which develops software for self-driving cars. But driving from Tel ...

Three-dimensional scanner to put new train fleets on track - Global Railway Review

Network Rail Scotland has, for the first time, utilised a track based three-dimensional scanner to precisely model the railway infrastructure ahead of the arrival of new trains onto the network. With new fleets of trains arriving onto Scotland's ...

MTA employee injured when D train rolls through Seventh Ave. work site - New York Daily News

A track worker survived a run-in with a D train early Tuesday, MTA officials confirmed. The worker was south of the Seventh Ave. station in Midtown shortly after midnight when a D train heading north struck the worker, fracturing his hip, workers reported.

Train services double in Melbourne suburbs - SBS

Under the proposal, tracks would need to be upgraded near Caulfield station and around Dandenong station where the Cranbourne and Pakenham lines separate. Plus $7 million would go towards planning for a train line extension to Clyde. Yet the Liberals ...

Track fault causes late-night delay on East-West Line - Channel NewsAsia

Track fault causes late-night delay on East-West Line. An SMRT train leaves a station. (AFP photo/Alex Tan) File photo of an SMRT train. (Photo: AFP/Roslan Rahman). 18 Aug 2018 11:16PM (Updated: 18 Aug 2018 11:52PM ) ...

Petition set up following train track dog deaths - News in Beckenham

A local dog walker has set up a petition calling on Network Rail to repair a hole in a track-side fence after a dog wandered onto the railway lines at Beckenham Place Park and died. Last month local resident Jill Carter found the body of her dog, Frida ...

"Train on a Track" is a song by American recording artist Kelly Rowland. It was written by Rob Fusari, Tiaa Wells, Balewa Muhammad, and Sylvester Jordan and recorded by Rowland for her solo debut album Simply Deep . Production on the guitar-driven acoustic midtempo track was helmed by Fusari. It was released as the album's fourth and final single on international territories in August 2003 and entered the top twenty on the UK Single Chart. The song was also featured on the soundtrack to the romantic comedy film's The Seat Filler and Maid in Manhattan.

"Train on a Track"
Kellyrowland trainonatrack.jpg
Single by Kelly Rowland
from the album Simply Deep
Released August 4, 2003 (2003-08-04)
Format CD single, vinyl single
Recorded 2002
Genre Pop rock
Length 3:23
3:43
Label Columbia
Writer(s) Rob Fusari, Sylvester Jordan, Tiaa Wells, Balewa Muhammad
Producer(s) Rob Fusari
Kelly Rowland singles chronology
"Can't Nobody"
(2003)
"Train on a Track"
(2003)
"Une femme en prison"
(2003)

"Train on a Track" is a song by American recording artist Kelly Rowland. It was written by Rob Fusari, Tiaa Wells, Balewa Muhammad, and Sylvester Jordan and recorded by Rowland for her solo debut album Simply Deep (2002). Production on the guitar-driven acoustic midtempo track was helmed by Fusari. It was released as the album's fourth and final single on international territories in August 2003 and entered the top twenty on the UK Single Chart. The song was also featured on the soundtrack to the romantic comedy film's The Seat Filler and Maid in Manhattan.