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2014-11-13 20:24:28

INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) and Cummins Inc.

2010-04-06 09:43:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Unitrac Railroad Materials, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Healey Railroad Corporation and a specialty trackwork manufacturer and distributor of new and relay rail, has received a three (3) year contract to supply special trackwork to the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA).

2009-06-19 10:00:00

ARLINGTON, Va., June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Arlington County, Virginia, announced that it has awarded a contract to Forsythe Transportation to operate the ART and GEORGE transit systems, starting July 1, 2009. "We are thrilled to have been chosen to operate these important transit systems," said Mark Foster, Chief Operating Officer for Forsythe Transportation.

2009-01-13 07:00:00

Honorable Mentions Include Beijing, Istanbul, Mexico City, Milan WASHINGTON, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New York will be honored tonight as the first U.S. city to win the 5th annual Sustainable Transport Award.

2008-10-07 09:00:47

Pepco Energy Services, a subsidiary of Pepco Holdings, has been awarded a contract by the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority to supply natural gas to its entire fleet of energy-efficient buses in Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.