civil transportation

civil transportation

The movement of persons, property, or mail by civil facilities, and the resources (including storage, except that for agricultural and petroleum products) necessary to accomplish the movement. (Excludes transportation operated or controlled by the military as well as petroleum and gas pipelines.)
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Tenders are invited for Hiring of civil transportation for carrying govt.
The demand is huge owing to large investments in the projects associated with civil transportation and waste management.
The safety board, which is the federal agency responsible for investigating major civil transportation accidents, will release additional details after investigators determine the probable cause of the crash.
Three officials from the NTSB, a US federal agency that investigates civil transportation accidents, will be joined by teams from the Federal Aviation Administration and Boeing, an NTSB spokesman told the German Press Agency DPA.
Also, agencies responsible for responding to domestic emergencies and procuring resources in the areas of food and agriculture, health resources, and civil transportation, lack policies and guidance that could facilitate execution of the Title I authority and delivery of items needed in an emergency.
The office is responsible for the development and implementation of a broad range of plans and procedures to maintain a high state of readiness, Department-wide, for civil transportation response to the full spectrum of emergencies.
The US Federal Aviation Administration and the Brazil Directorate of Electronics and Flight Protection conducted a joint demonstration in Brazil of the civil transportation application of the Global Positioning System.
Power GEOPAK provides civil transportation professionals with a complete spectrum of capabilities for surveying data reduction and analysis, civil-specific drafting tools, powerful map analysis and production, and transportation design automation in a total-project context.
Professionals using mobile mapping technology for road asset and civil transportation projects require powerful solutions that can quickly convert massive geospatial datasets into a valuable deliverable," said Alain Samaha, business area director of GIS and Software for Trimble's Geospatial Division.
Evidence collected by crash investigators indicates the plane was traveling slowly after its throttle control had been shifted into an idle position as the single-engine craft made its initial climb, according to a probable cause report released by the NTSB, the federal agency responsible for investigating major civil transportation accidents.
A legislated monopoly, Nav Canada has been given the mandate to operate and develop Canada's air traffic control services for all civil transportation in and through Canadian airspace.
Newman has more than 30 years of construction experience, 23 of those managing heavy civil transportation projects.