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2014-11-21 12:21:19

Low Gas Prices and a Steady Economy Combine to Drive Increased Traffic Congestion Over Thanksgiving KIRKLAND, Wash., Nov.

2014-11-20 16:21:00

New Silverado picks up where redesigned 2014 version left off CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill., Nov.

2014-11-20 12:20:50

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Winter has arrived a bit earlier this year in Michigan, meaning that drivers need to be prepared earlier than ever.

2014-11-19 08:20:39

Award-winning truck line returns to Calgary for 2015 AIRDRIE, Alberta, Nov.

2014-11-19 04:20:37

GARDEN GROVE, Calif., Nov.

2014-11-18 23:10:38

The Jones Firms’ recent article gives valuable information to pedestrians regarding the laws governing their interaction with vehicles on the roadways. Seattle,

2014-11-16 23:00:54

SAE International announces that Prague, Czech Republic, will be the site of the “SAE 2015 International Conference on Icing of Aircraft, Engines, and Structures.” The meeting will be held


Latest Road transport Reference Libraries

Pellandine Steam Cat, National Motor Museum at Birdwood, South Australia
2014-02-01 07:49:27

Pellandini Cars Ltd was a South Australian kit car manufacturer founded in 1970 by Peter Pellandine. It was located at Cherry Gardens, South Australia. Other projects included the development of a steam powered car. He closed the company in 1978. In 1979, Pellandine moved to Thetford, Norfolk, England where he started Pelland Engineering, which also manufactured kit cars. Pellandine’s design was sold to Ryder Cars in 1980. The company was then sold to Graham Autos, but very few cars...

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2010-11-15 19:40:35

Traffic cones, which also have many other names, are cone shaped markers used primarily to redirect traffic in a safe manner. They are used to create separation or merge lanes during construction although more permanent markers are used if the diversion is to stay in place for a long period of time. Charles P. Rudebaker invented the traffic cone in 1914. His version was made of concrete although now the cones are usually made of a brightly-colored thermoplastic or rubber. The cones are...

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Word of the Day
pudic
  • Easily ashamed, having a strong sense of shame; modest; chaste.
  • Of or pertaining to the external organs of generation.
The word 'pudic' comes from French pudique, from Latin pudīcus, from pudet ("it shames"). (Wiktionary)
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