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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Easy to use and producible in versions for buses, trains and other forms of transportation, the system is ideal for all airlines.
Other forms of transportation, human-powered or pulled by an animal, operated or driven in public thoroughfares, highways or streets, such as bicycles, pedicabs, trolleys, habal-habal, kuliglig, wagons, carriages and carts
The aim is for Transit App to also allow Boston users to book alternative forms of transportation directly through the app, like Hubway bikes and Zipcars, for instance.
The TAP program works with local public agencies such as municipalities and community college districts to construct, plan and design facilities for pedestrians, bicyclists and other non-motorized forms of transportation.
Furthermore, this will weaken supply chain infrastructures including all forms of transportation, which could have a major affect on multiple industries.
However, there are several new forms of transportation such as pipelines, trucks, automobiles, buses, and airplanes that enjoy practically unrestricted competition with the railroads.
Building on the success of IMFair11, which mainly featured advancements in surface treatments for the aerospace industry, TRANSFAIR13 will broaden the scope to cover all forms of transportation.
By building manufacturing plants abroad in countries like South Africa, Chinese manufacturers hope to avoid costs associated with exportation and find favor with the large potential base of Africans seeking inexpensive forms of transportation.
Should we emphasize high-cost forms of transportation, such as light rail and high-speed rail, whose main goal is to get a few people out of their cars?
But all forms of transportation are subsidized, including the highways that in the absence of a rail line would be the only means of transporting freight inland from the Coos Bay area, Reedsport and Florence.
Transit remains one of the safest forms of transportation, but this report shows the clear need to reinvest in our bus, subway, and light rail systems, said LaHood.
Socar is also investigating alternative forms of transportation including LNG or CNG from the Black Sea shore to Romania, Bulgaria and other European countries.