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Old July 7th, 2016, 12:48 PM   #901
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retretes , toilets ? same in spanish , funny word


Yes it is!! Nowadays with the globalization in Portugal the toilets are signed with the word "WC", but as that station is an old one, the portuguese word "retretes is still signed there!!
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Woa, railway in your country is very beautiful, I admire your
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Old July 9th, 2016, 11:59 AM   #903
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Yes it is!! Nowadays with the globalization in Portugal the toilets are signed with the word "WC", but as that station is an old one, the portuguese word "retretes is still signed there!!
we also use the word for that : urinario , do you in portugal ?

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Old July 10th, 2016, 04:10 PM   #904
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Only for the public old ones of the XIX and early`s XX century that still exist in cities like Lisbon and Porto!!
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Old July 13th, 2016, 01:43 PM   #905
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Old July 19th, 2016, 12:55 PM   #906
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InterRegional 861, Granjão, 2012.10.08 by Nuno Morão, no Flickr

InterRegional 861, Granjão, 2012.10.08
Tipo: Comboio InterRegional 861 [Porto • Campanhã - Pocinho]
Local: Granjão [Linha do Douro, PK 96]
Data e hora: 8 de Outubro de 2012 [09h09]
Material: Automotora 592-xxx [Unidade Tripla Diesel]

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[PT] Uma automotora da série 592 sobe tranquilamente o Douro com o matutino InterRegional do Porto para o Pocinho.

[ENG] A Renfe-borrowed 592 series EMU with the early morning train from Oporto to Pocinho.
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Old July 23rd, 2016, 06:51 PM   #908
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Nine - Valença electrification underway
23 Jul 2016



PORTUGAL: Minister of Planning & Infrastructure Pedro Marques attended a ceremony at Barcelos station on June 24 to officially launch the €83∙2m project to electrify the 90∙8 km route between Nine, north of Porto, and Valença on the Spanish border.

Tendering for the initial 42∙7 km between Nine and Viana do Castelo is due to start around the end of this year, with a view to completing electrification to Valença ‘in three to three and half years’, said Marques

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Old August 12th, 2016, 05:47 PM   #909
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Old August 26th, 2016, 10:30 AM   #910
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Oeste Line – August of 2016

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Minho Line – V. N. de Cerveira – September of 2016

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Old September 23rd, 2016, 05:59 PM   #914
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Locos of the Medlog freight company (former CP Carga) being repainted in yellow

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Minho line electrification contract signed
20 Oct 2016



PORTUGAL: Infraestruturas de Portugal announced on October 19 that it had signed a contract worth €16m with Mota-Engil, covering electrification of the 44 km Nine – Viana do Castelo section of the route between Porto and Valença on the Spanish border.

The contract also covers the construction of 750 m passing loops at Midões and Barroselas, and remodelling of station track layouts at Barcelos, Barroselas, Darque and Viana do Castelo

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Old October 22nd, 2016, 01:03 PM   #917
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Reconstructing the Midões Station;

Construction until the 1st Trimester of 2018;

Operation expected to start on the 2nd Semester of 2018;



2nd Phase »» Viana do Castelo - Valença do Minho (48 Km):

Construction star at the 2nd Semester of 2017 till the beginning of 2019 and includes a new technical station near V.N. de Cerveira.

The cost for both phases are of 83,2 M€ with 59,2 M€ being supported by the E.U..

It is expected to reduce the travel time fot 15 to 20 minutes. Nowadays from Porto-Campanhã to Valença do Minho Station the fastest travel time is 1h45m.
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