mode of transport

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mode of transport

The various modes used for a movement. For each mode, there are several means of transport. They are: a. inland surface transportation (rail, road, and inland waterway); b. sea transport (coastal and ocean); c. air transportation; and d. pipelines.
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It aims to provide transport to those residents of Calderdale and Kirklees who cannot access existing forms of transport provision for reasons of ill health, isolation, disability, poverty or social exclusion.
Tenders Are Invited for "The construction of bicycle lanes in the commune Czosnw within the project" Improvement of conditions for the development of environmentally friendly forms of transport by creating a system of bicycle paths in the municipalities of: Vol.
Other forms of transport are road, rail, inland navigation, air, and multimodal.
Tube stations were closed and other forms of transport were packed, even though Transport for London put on 200 extra buses.
No resolution has been found and Boro fans have turned their minds to other forms of transport, with the coach companies looking to put on extra services.
Councillor Ramesh Patel, cabinet member for transport, planning and sustainability said: "The new enforcement scheme will hopefully encourage better driving, reducing the number of driving contraventions and will ensure greater safety for pedestrians and cyclists and provide a boost to more sustainable forms of transport.
Children often use alternative forms of transport but then when they grow up they turn to using cars, but we want to change that.
Parade over, they climactically desert the square and head for the horizon in a cavalcade of assorted forms of transport--Ivan in his pie van; 'a niece named Kate, who's only got one roller skate'; 'Kate's two brothers, Mitch and Mike (who) both prefer to hitch and hike', and so it goes; fourteen whacky characters, thirteen different forms of transport.
If those numbers had to rely on alternative forms of transport, no one in Dubai would have got anywhere quickly -- or indeed slowly.
Warwickshire County Council is currently leading a Department of Transport funded project to encourage residents to ditch their car and make healthier forms of transport like cycling the norm for short journeys.
Dutch experts and politicians have successfully encouraged more people to hop on a bike rather than using other forms of transport.
It's laudable that the council is attempting to promote other forms of transport, and it's certainly essential that the city take full advantage of exciting developments such as the refurbishment of New Street station and the extension of the Metro light rail scheme.