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2013-10-25 23:03:05

Bold predictions from former U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood at last week’s Mobility Lab event “People First: the Future of Transportation in America.” Arlington, Virginia (PRWEB) October 25, 2013 In the next 25 years, America’s highway system will be replaced in large part by a crisscrossing network of passenger rail lines. The automobile will be replaced by the Google (driverless) car. Alternative modes of transportation such as biking and walking will be more...

2013-10-24 12:20:17

VAN BUREN, Ark., Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- USA Truck, Inc. (NASDAQ: USAK), a leading transportation and logistics provider, has named James L. Cade as Vice President of Maintenance. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110114/DA30069LOGO) "Jim is a key addition to our expanded and strengthened management team," said USA Truck President and CEO John Simone. "He will spearhead one of our primary initiatives -- to enhance USA Truck's maintenance process so that we can...

2013-10-24 08:23:38

Survey Results Highlight How Airlines Can Enhance the Passenger Experience NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In today's competitive travel market, flyers are expecting airlines to behave more like retailers and less like a mode of transportation. Airlines can successfully create more value by adopting retail customer service approaches that address five key behaviors exhibited by flyers, according to PwC US' Experience Radar 2013: Lessons Learned from the Airlines Industry....

2013-10-22 20:20:22

Whenever you need an ultra-comfortable, leisurely ride to LAX or your favorite nightspot, A Dependable Limo SVC should be your first choice LOS ANGELES, Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- There are times in life when you want only the very best in transportation, and nothing but the kind of beautiful limousine Los Angeles notables love to be seen in will do. A Dependable Limo SVC is here to provide you with the same kind of quality and luxury beloved by the rich and famous - but at the...

2013-10-22 12:21:08

DALLAS and MOONACHIE, N.J., Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- LoJack SCI, the supply chain protection and visibility services leader, and Babaco, the commercial transportation protection technology leader, have agreed to join forces in a marketing alliance to provide a series of solutions to protect and provide visibility of supply chain provisioning assets. The companies will offer solutions to monitor on board Babaco alarm and status systems with LoJack SCI A-GPS tracking technology...

2013-10-20 23:03:10

Long Life Wireless Beaconing Technology to Monitor and Manage Discrete Passive Assets Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) October 20, 2013 ReZolt Corporation today launched the WiTrak(TM) tracker with WiBuoy Technology to meet the unique requirements of the multimodal passive asset management market. WiTrak, using ReZolt’s proprietary long-life wireless beaconing WiBuoy Technology, is designed to track discrete passive assets such as shipping containers, truck trailers, railcars and heavy field...

2013-10-17 16:20:13

OTTAWA, Oct. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, acted to further enhance safety in the transportation of dangerous goods by directing that a protective direction be issued requiring any person who imports or transports crude oil to conduct classification tests on crude oil. "As the Speech from the Throne reiterated yesterday, our government remains committed to taking action to protect public safety, and we will take targeted action to...

2013-10-17 12:21:44

Lowe's working with carriers to transition all regional distribution center dedicated fleets to natural gas by end of 2017 MOORESVILLE, N.C., Oct. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its continued commitment to promote responsible transportation practices and sustainable technologies, Lowe's today announced it has launched a dedicated fleet of natural gas-powered trucks at its regional distribution center in Mount Vernon, Texas. Lowe's dedicated fleet at Mount Vernon is among the...

2013-10-10 20:20:16

October brings a number of dazzling cultural and holiday festivals, and in L.A., Beverly Hills Cab Co. is proud to provide safe and reliable transportation to those taking part in the fun. LOS ANGELES, Oct. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In Southern California, we benefit from a climate that encourages outdoor fun all year long. Thus, while much of the country is shuttering their windows and preparing for a long winter by October, in L.A. the month is jam-packed with spooky holiday events...

2013-10-08 23:28:14

Cubic Transportation Systems, a leading integrator of transportation technology and services provider for intelligent travel solutions, has delivered the on-time installation of its Bus Hardware Subsystem (BHS) for the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority MTA Bus Time®, the authority’s Customer Information System for bus location and arrival times that will be accessible to riders using an internet browser-based map, a mobile phone-based application and a text...


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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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