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2014-04-30 23:07:14

Mark Gillette, P.E., has joined Stanley Consultants as a Senior Drainage Engineer in the company’s Tampa office. Stanley Consultants is a global consulting engineering firm with Florida offices in Tampa, West Palm Beach, Sarasota, and Miami. Tampa, Florida (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Mark Gillette, P.E., has joined Stanley Consultants as a Senior Drainage Engineer in the company’s Tampa, Florida, office. Gillette is well known in the Florida transportation market, with nearly 25 years of...

2014-04-28 08:22:08

Mega deals support increased deal value NEW YORK, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Merger and acquisition (M&A) deal value in the global industrial products (IP) industry rose significantly on a year-over-year basis during the first quarter of 2014, according to PwC US. While the increase in deal value was driven by mega deals (transactions worth more than $1 billion) compared with the first quarter of 2013, the majority of deal volume was a result of dealmakers executing on...

2014-04-25 23:03:50

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) markets. Global market for Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) is projected to reach US$26.3 billion by 2020, driven by continued rise in vehicular traffic and the need to regulate traffic flow, rising impetus for enhancing road safety, and escalating socio-environmental implications of traffic congestion. San Jose, California (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – The...

2014-04-24 23:14:57

Award Recognizes Companies for Rail Car Maintenance and Safety Wexford, PA (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 MHF Services (MHF), a leading provider of packaging, transportation, logistics and technical services, was a winner of the 2013 CSX Transportation (CSX) Chemical Safety Excellence Award. The award is given by CSX annually to companies for their commitment to safe hazardous material rail car loading and maintenance. Recipients understand the best practices of chemical safety, and demonstrate a...

2014-04-23 23:10:28

Cubic Transportation Systems, a leading integrator of information technology and payment systems and services for public transportation, received a $7.5 million add-on contract with the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) to expand the Clipper® card fare payment system to more than a dozen suburban transit agencies in the San Francisco Bay Area. SAN DIEGO, Calif. (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Cubic Transportation Systems, a leading integrator of information technology and payment...

2014-04-23 16:21:43

DUBLIN, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jb35nt/transportation) has announced the addition of the "Transportation Systems and Analytics Market - Worldwide Market Forecasts and Analysis to 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jb35nt/transportation ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) This report discusses how analytic solutions,...

2014-04-23 16:21:02

DUBLIN, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/d4k8r5/transportation) has announced the addition of the "Transportation Safety and Transportation Security Market Modes & Systems - Worldwide Market Forecasts (2013 - 2018)" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/d4k8r5/transportation ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The world's air, land, and...

2014-04-23 16:21:01

OTTAWA, April 23, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today announced decisive actions to address the Transportation Safety Board of Canada's initial recommendations regarding the ongoing investigation into the Lac-Mégantic train derailment. Following the tragic accident last summer, Transport Canada took immediate steps to protect Canadians and the communities along our country's railway lines. The Government of Canada is building upon this work by introducing...

2014-04-21 12:20:59

- Study reveals that city-to-city express bus carriers like megabus.com save customers between 50-80 percent per trip when compared to train and air travel NEW YORK, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Megabus.com, the popular city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, is highlighted in the study, "The Traveler's Tradeoff: Comparing Intercity Bus, Plane & Train Fares across the United States", released today by the Chaddick Institute for Metropolitan Development of DePaul...

2014-04-14 23:00:50

WTS International, the association for the professional advancement of women in transportation, has announced the selection of the winners of its seven scholarships for 2014. Each of the winners will be recognized at an awards banquet on May 15 during the 2014 WTS Annual Conference in Portland, Oregon. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 WTS International, the association for the professional advancement of women in transportation, has announced the selection of the winners of its seven...


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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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