transport capacity


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transport capacity

The number of persons, weight or volume of the load which can be carried by means of transport under given conditions. See also payload.
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She pointed out that the vertical transport capacity has been increased with a new six-seater and a four-seater, and the artificial snowing system has also been improved.
The new, three-part rear-end and loading vehicle (AOS) serve to increase the transport capacity, particularly for heavy traffic.
He pointed out that the number of trains on this line cannot be increased, as it is a single-track line and transport capacity can only be boosted via longer trains.
The new version was launched in November 2014 to address the transport capacity requirements in view of the A350 XWB ramp-up and other aircraft production rate increases.
The transport capacity of Line C, which currently stands at 7 billion cubic meters per year, is expected to hit 25 billion cubic meters by the end of 2015, comprising 10 billion cubic meters from Turkmenistan, 10 billion cubic meters from Uzbekistan and 5 billion cubic meters from Kazakhstan.
Following the integration, the new Hapag-Lloyd will rank among the four largest liner shipping companies in the world, with some 200 vessels with total transport capacity of around one million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs).
The gondola ropeway will have transport capacity of 2,400 people per hour in both directions.
The partnership will own and operate 8,400 miles of interstate pipelines with nearly 9 Bcf of transport capacity and nearly 2,300 miles of intrastate pipelines.
GREENGAUGE21, the environmental group, argue that the regions, including Coventry, will benefit from HS2 because it will "boost our economic competitiveness, shrink the North-South divide (and) deliver the additional long-term transport capacity (needed) as our existing road and rail networks fill up".
This new model will simplify access to the Belgian network, implementing decoupled entry/exit bookings of transport capacity and reducing transmission costs.
JAL said in its five-year plan it will hike its passenger transport capacity on international routes by 25 percent in fiscal 2016, while cutting its domestic passenger transport capacity by 3 percent.
The joint entity will lease freight cars to the natural resources sector and will thus raise transport capacity, the Russian group added.
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