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2014-07-29 12:22:34

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark Rickoff, a highly experienced travel retail professional who has served the industry for over 40 years, has joined Hudson Group as Vice President, Business Development. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20060705/NYW034LOGO Mark will have responsibility for building Hudson's business relationships in both new and existing markets. He will report to Mike Mullaney, Executive Vice President of Corporate Strategy &...

2014-07-28 23:02:04

Project part of agency’s plan to eliminate paper ticketing SAN DIEGO, Calif. (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Cubic Transportation Systems, a leading integrator of information technology and payment systems and services for public transportation, has been awarded a contract for more than $8 million to convert existing paper magnetic farecard vending machines to sales and reload devices for SmarTrip®, the contactless smart card for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA)....

2014-07-28 12:21:43

With commercial alignment driving grain supply chain back in sync, CN's Claude Mongeau urges Ottawa to carefully limit the scope of new rail regulations MONTREAL, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) said today Canada's rail transportation system is ready to accommodate the new harvest with a solid throughput rate in line with the grain supply chain. The supply chain will also be able to address the excess carry-over from last year's extraordinary crop by as...

2014-07-28 08:22:30

SOLUTIONS IN SURFACE MANAGEMENT, OPERATIONS COORDINATION, AND AIRFIELD REVENUE MANAGEMENT STAMFORD, Conn., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PASSUR Aerospace, Inc. (OTC: PSSR), an aviation business intelligence, Big Data, software and solutions company, announced that the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) selected PASSUR as the winner of a competitive bid to provide software and business intelligence services for an "Airport Operations and Surface Movement Display System." Logo -...

2014-07-25 16:20:35

DENVER, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the Ironworkers International Union: While the city of Denver and the Regional Transportation District celebrate the long-awaited and delayed grand opening of the Denver Union Station, for many workers who helped build the DUS, the experience is bittersweet. According to Ricky Martinez, "I'm glad the Denver Union Station project is finally finished but we shouldn't forget about the workers who...

2014-07-24 16:21:34

CALGARY, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - The Board of Directors of Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) today declared a quarterly dividend of thirty-five cents ($0.35) Canadian per share on the outstanding Common Shares. The dividend is payable on October 27, 2014 to holders of record at the close of business on September 26, 2014, and is an "eligible" dividend for purposes of the Income Tax Act (Canada) and any similar provincial/territorial legislation....

2014-07-23 23:08:49

Washington, DC’s long awaited Silver Line Metrorail will open its doors for the first time this Saturday. This new connection to Washington, DC will help local area growth and expand the hotel options to those traveling to the nation’s capital and its surrounding areas, including to Crescent Hotels & Resorts’ locations. Tysons, VA (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Washington, DC’s long awaited Silver Line Metrorail will open its doors for the first time this Saturday. This expansion to...

2014-07-23 16:21:06

Lower Mainland improvements pave way for expanded global trade VANCOUVER, July 23, 2014 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada and its partners today celebrated two significant road projects in the South Shore Trade Area (SSTA) of Burrard Inlet, which are in their final stages and will enhance truck, rail, and port operations while reducing impacts to local communities. The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, was joined by Gregor Robertson, Mayor of Vancouver; Robin Silvester, President...

2014-07-23 12:22:07

Preselected by the Valley Transportation Authority, the company is eligible to work on double tracking the Mountain View single track segment MADRID, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Elecnor has been selected by the Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) in Santa Clara (California) as contractor on double tracking the Mountain View single track segment. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140723/697883 ) The project forms part of the VTA's action plan to...

2014-07-23 08:21:03

~ Largest Transit Agency in Ohio Joins Other Municipal Transit Leaders in Engaging the DriveCam Video-Based Technology Solution to Increase Safety and Reduce Risk SAN DIEGO, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lytx, Inc. (formerly DriveCam Inc.), a global leader in delivering driver safety and compliance solutions, today announced that it has signed a full-fleet deployment agreement with Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (GCRTA), the largest transit agency in Ohio. The...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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