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Old November 9th, 2011, 05:02 AM   #81
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Old November 10th, 2011, 02:15 AM   #82
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Old November 10th, 2011, 04:32 AM   #83
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Muito obrigado for the pics.

Looks like theyre being built to quite modern standards. Could you explain a bit about the transnordestina? Is it only for freight?
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Old November 12th, 2011, 04:07 AM   #84
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Muito obrigado for the pics.

Looks like theyre being built to quite modern standards. Could you explain a bit about the transnordestina? Is it only for freight?
Yes, broad gauge (1600mm), non-electrified, freight only railway in an Y-shaped alignment connecting two ports (Suape and Pécem) with the hinterland.
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Old November 13th, 2011, 03:56 PM   #85
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More Transnordestina, by contractor Odebrecht, posted by Paulo Magalhães


























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Old November 14th, 2011, 10:41 PM   #86
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Wow,looks like super smooth & excellent quality railway! Curves are quite sharp though - what's the planned maximum speed on this railway?
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Old November 17th, 2011, 09:25 PM   #87
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Being exclusively for freight trains, I believe quite low.
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Old November 17th, 2011, 09:26 PM   #88
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Map with all current/ near future railroad expansion plans for Brazil



Total 4,500 km under construction/ planned until 2015.

Source: http://www.agenciat1.com.br/14421-at...s-e-o-pre-sal/
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Is that just for freight?
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Old November 20th, 2011, 10:33 PM   #90
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Old November 21st, 2011, 01:22 AM   #91
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Santos-Jundiaí railroad, Sao paulo, in its section between Sao Paulo city and Santos, down the Serra do Mar. Built in 1865, originally called Sao Paulo Railway.

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Old November 21st, 2011, 01:24 AM   #92
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Belo Horizonte - Vitória passenger service videos

01- Two trains crossing P-001 X P-002:


02 - Through em Ipatinga at full speed:


03 - In Ipatinga-MG to Vitória-ES:


04 - In Ipatinga to Belo Horizonte:


05- P-001 near Aimorés-MG:
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Old November 21st, 2011, 02:02 AM   #93
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Ferrovia do Aço (Steel Railroad), Minas Gerais state







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Freight train through Sao Paulo city



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Old November 21st, 2011, 02:39 AM   #95
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Old November 21st, 2011, 03:14 AM   #96
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Passenger and freight trains meet between Curitiba and Paranguá (Paraná state)



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Old November 21st, 2011, 03:38 AM   #97
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New locomotives for the railroad operated by Vale Mining Company, world's second largest mining company.

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Vale freigh train - 340 wagons, 2,1 km long train cruising at 80 km/h. One of the longest trains on Earth.

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More Steel Railroad (Ferrovia do Aço)


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