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2014-10-30 16:20:56

DALLAS, October 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MarketReportsOnline.com adds Global Dry Bulk Shipping Market Report: 2014 Edition research report of 56 pages that says demand for steel is anticipated to grow at a stupendous pace thus encouraging the growth of dry bulk shipping market. Iron ore and coal, which account for a major share of the seaborne dry bulk trade, are key inputs for production of steel and this is to show an impact on the growth of dry bulk shipping industry....

2014-10-28 16:20:59

CHICAGO, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LeSaint Logistics, a nationally recognized provider of warehousing, inventory control, transportation management and technology solutions, has added electronic tracking and logs to its fleet. The company completed its implementation of the J. J. Keller's Encompass® online tool to the company's entire fleet as of Oct. 22 to manage and improve all phases of its driver and vehicle compliance and performance. Photo -...

2014-10-28 16:20:34

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Eighty-six projects in 35 counties will improve safety and mobility with $84 million in Multimodal Transportation Fund investments from Act 89, the state's transportation plan. "All types of transportation drive our economy and Act 89 gave us the tools to ensure our non-highway modes receive the funding they need to maintain a connected transportation system," PennDOT Secretary Barry J. Schoch said. "These are vital investments that...

2014-10-27 23:09:48

Democratic Staff Director for the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit, James P. Kolb, is joining Ball Janik LLP in Washington, D.C., effective November 10, 2014. Kolb will be leaving the U.S. House of Representatives to join Ball Janik LLP as a Senior Policy Advisor, which has a strong reputation in transportation and infrastructure lobbying as well as policy initiatives. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 Ball Janik LLP is pleased to announce James P. Kolb is joining our...

2014-10-27 16:20:52

Company will continue to operate as an independent subsidiary INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Celadon Group, Inc. (NYSE: CGI) "Celadon", one of North America's premier transportation and logistics companies, today announced the acquisition of A&S Services Group, LLC ("A&S"). A&S is a leading regional for-hire and dedicated truckload carrier based in New Freedom, PA. A&S's fleet operations provide dry van transportation services almost exclusively and...

2014-10-24 12:21:24

Students explore career fields in transportation industries DFW AIRPORT, Texas, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport's 11th annual Aviation & Transportation Career Expo attracted more than 3,000 students interested in learning about potential careers in the aviation and transportation fields. Hosted by DFW Airport, American Airlines, the Federal Aviation Administration and Tarrant County College, the Aviation and Transportation Career...

2014-10-23 20:20:42

FONTANA and STOCKTON, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&A Holdings, LLC, the market leader in mobile imaging transportation and solutions, today unveiled a new corporate identity. The company will now operate as MIL&S - Mobile Imaging Logistics & Solutions, an S&A Holdings Company. The new logo signifies a higher operating standard for the entire industry and will begin to appear on all company vehicles, employee uniforms and correspondence in the coming weeks....

2014-10-22 23:08:51

Brisbane deal expands Cubic capabilities established in the region since 2008. San Diego, Calif. (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 NextBus, a leader in Real-Time Passenger Information Systems (RTPIS), is expanding its market with its first project outside North America, with TransLink, the public transportation provider in south east Queensland, Australia. NextBus will deliver RTPIS to 19 separate transit providers that operate under TransLink. This follows a successful trial conducted from June...

2014-10-22 23:05:42

The Department of Veterans' Affairs (VA) recently announced its Highly Rural Transportation Grants program to assist veterans with transportation to VA appointments. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 The Disabled Veterans National Foundation (http://www.dvnf.org), a nonprofit veterans service organization that provides critically needed support to disabled and at-risk veterans who leave the military wounded—physically or psychologically—after defending our safety and our...

2014-10-22 23:03:54

November 20, 2014 - 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Halethorpe, MD (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Baltimore-area nonprofit Vehicles for Change, Inc. (VFC) will host the first-ever Economic Mobility Forum on Nov. 20, focused on bridging the gap between research and practice on transportation and the impact that transportation has on low-income families. A half-day think tank, the Forum will bring together regional nonprofit, community and business leaders to collaboratively discuss solutions to...


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2012-07-17 22:12:23

Warm Air Advection: this is defined by the process of warm air flowing northward towards the colder air replacing it with warmer air. An example would be as follows. Advection is defined as the horizontal or vertical transportation of air. 8AM - South Dakota Temp 66F Winds Southwest 12mph. 8AM - Oklahoma Temp 82F Winds Southwest 20mph. Now at 1PM the warm air has moved in as the Southwest winds have pushed it northward so the new temps are as follow. South Dakota 80F - Oklahoma...

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