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2014-07-31 23:03:44

Atkins, a project management consultancy, has committed to a partnership engagement with WTS International, the association for the global advancement of women in transportation. Atkins has announced it will commit its partnership with WTS at the Champion level, making a substantial commitment in support of the association’s programs and operations internationally. Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Atkins, one of the world’s leading design, engineering, and project management...

2014-07-31 04:20:27

- Second quarter 2014 net income more than triples from year-ago level to $17.2 million and $0.63 per share, or $17.8 million and $0.65 per share, excluding pension settlement charges FORT SMITH, Ark., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ArcBest Corporation (Nasdaq: ARCB), today reported improved second quarter 2014 results reflecting stronger performances at its two largest operating companies, ABF Freight and Panther Premium Logistics(sm). ArcBest's second quarter 2014 revenue was $658.6 million...

2014-07-30 12:21:21

-- Company's 2013 "Committed to More" Sustainability Report Highlights Energy, Efficiency and Humanitarian Achievements -- More Commitment to Transparency by Becoming One of First U.S. Companies to Adopt New Comprehensive Level of Sustainability Reporting -- More Reductions as absolute carbon emissions decrease 1.5% -- More Lower-Emission Vehicles Hitting the Road as fleet logged 55 million miles and avoided the use of 5.8 million gallons of...

2014-07-29 16:21:19

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Network FOB (N+FOB) is a full service logistics company. Since 1987, N+FOB has been revolutionizing the transportation and logistics industry by offering a range of services and benefits to brokers nationwide. Network FOB announced recently its official opening of their Denver office and as a result, Precision Logistics, a Denver based third party logistics provider, is now part of the Network FOB family. Jim Handoush, CEO of Network...

2014-07-27 23:00:22

The GFRP Composites market is driven by rapid growth of end user industries globally; especially in emerging economies such as BRIC countries. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/glass-fiber-reinforced-plastic-composites-market-142751329.html (PRWEB) July 27, 2014 The report, “Glass Fiber & Glass Fiber Reinforced Plastic (GFRP) Composites Market By Raw Material, By Manufacturing Process, By Application (Transportation, Construction, Electrical & Electronics, &...

2014-07-25 12:21:32

ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds Research Report on "China Heavy Truck Industry Report, 2014-2017" to its store. DALLAS, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In the heavy truck industry, the demand mainly comes from infrastructure construction and transportation, and sales volume is to a large extent influenced by macro economy and industrial policies. After the downturn in 2011-2012, China heavy truck industry resumed growth in 2013 thanks to logistics demand and national IV...

2014-07-18 12:20:58

ARLINGTON, Va., July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, American Trucking Associations said that Velociti Inc., a transportation and networking technology services firm, is the latest company to be added to the ATA Featured Product program. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100129/ATALOGO "Technology is driving the trucking industry today. One of the major challenges fleets are experiencing is making sure all of their various systems are integrated in a manner that...

2014-07-10 23:03:21

In the midst of issues swirling around the Highway Trust Fund crisis, senior officials from transportation’s public and private sectors took the time to meet with 21 high-school girls who have shown an interest in learning more about career opportunities in the industry for WTS International's Transportation YOU program. Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Two weeks ago, in the midst of issues swirling around the Highway Trust Fund crisis, senior officials from the U.S. Department...

2014-07-10 16:28:05

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "The Market for Sensors in the Internet-of-Things Market: 2013-to-2020" to its store. This report contains granular eight-year forecasts of all of these applications with kinds of sensors and hubs used in each and in both volume and value terms. DALLAS, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Internet-of-Things (IoT) is essentially all about sensors without which it cannot achieve its promised functionality. For this reason, NanoMarkets believes that...

2014-07-09 23:02:34

The advancements in technology and connectivity solutions are driving the growth of the transportation security market. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/transportation-security-reports-2912872574.html (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Transportation security has become an inevitable need for the rapidly increasing transportation industry. The fleet sizes in airways, roadways, railways, and maritime are tremendously expanding to support the growing global economy. The growing incidence...


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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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