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2013-07-30 23:28:20

The City of Fort Collins in Colorado approved a contract in May for Scheidt & Bachmann to implement a new fare collection system for the MAX Bus Rapid Transit. Burlington, MA (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 The City of Fort Collins approved a contract in May for its new fare collection system for the MAX Bus Rapid Transit. The MAX Bus Rapid Transit(BRT) service which is projected to begin in Spring of 2014 and will have 19 platforms or stops and provide bus service across the north-south spine...

2013-05-07 23:22:06

Alternative transportation pays off with prizes during May. Detroit, Michigan (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 SMART, with members of Transportation Choices, is challenging metro-Detroit residents to bus, carpool, bike, walk, or telecommute at least once in May during the Detroit Commuter Challenge, a Business-to-Business Competition. This friendly battle among local employers, including last year´s winner Compuware and downtown powerhouses Quicken Loans, Henry Ford Hospital, US Courts, and Royal...

2013-01-06 05:02:26

JMR Graphics, Nationwide Vehicle Wraps Manufacturer, discusses the officials of Summit County, CO transport service, Summit Stage, contemplating using their buses as moving billboards. Central Islip, NY (PRWEB) January 05, 2013 On January 5, 2013, Nationwide Vehicle Wraps Manufacturer, JMR Graphics, discusses the impact employing moving billboards could have on the struggling Summit County, Colorado transport service, Summit Stage. According to the Summit Daily, while the Summit Stage, a...

2011-02-15 12:30:00

- Demonstrates Europe's commitment to state-of-the-art public transportation - Clean power "well-to-wheels", including hydrogen production VANCOUVER, Feb. 15 /PRNewswire/ - Ballard Power Systems (TSX: BLD) (NASDAQ: BLDP) announced that it has entered into a contract for the supply of fuel cell power modules to power five zero-emission hydrogen fuel cell buses operated by the HyNor Oslo Buss group, to service the greater Oslo area. "This contract is a further sign of the...

2011-01-27 08:15:00

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Founder of Public Transportation Safety International Corporation (PTS), Mark B. Barron is introducing an affordable new solution to eliminate the danger zone gap surrounding the rear dual wheels of school buses: The Minimize Danger Zone Shield (MDZ SHIELD). (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110127/LA36520) The "danger zone" refers to the area extending 10 feet to the front, rear, and side of the school bus, where children are at most...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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