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U.S. Department of Transportation

A department in the United States that oversees aviation, federal highways, shipping and railroads. It began operations in 1967.
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Grounded in the transaction cost economics framework and the structure-conduct-performance paradigm, this research adds to the literature through a simultaneous investigation of firm and industry structural variables, using the most recently available data on for-hire trucking carriers provided by the U.S. Department of Transportation. We believe that such a systematic examination of firm resources and external environment reveals a more compelling picture about how carriers make outsourcing decisions.
Heenehan called truck and rail transport from South Florida "inconsistent" and complained of restrictive U.S. Department of Transportation regulations.
The planning committee included representatives from the NIH, the CDC, and the U.S. Department of Transportation, as well as from state and local health departments, academia, and the American Planning Association.
The creation of the new Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) at the U.S. Department of Transportation elevates pipeline safety issues to a more visible level, one commensurate with the importance of reliable pipeline transportation to consumers, the economy and the environment, industry officials said Feb.
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Weisman with the Universal Transportation Award at a special ceremony held at the U.S. Department of Transportation in Washington, D.C.
The U.S. Department of Transportation tries to fix chronic delays at Chicago's O'Hare Airport by telling airlines to change their schedules.
US Airways on June 3 filed an application with the U.S. Department of Transportation to begin codesharing with Bahamasair, the flag carrier of the Bahamas.
Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Transportation, 2004; publication no.
The U.S. Department of Transportation is enforcing a new rule that tightens standards for natural gas transmission pipelines in urban areas.
the U.S. Department of Transportation published RSPA-98-3971 (HM-226), titled "Hazardous Materials: Revision to Standards for Infectious Substances," effective Oct.
TPSSC provides the U.S. Department of Transportation with a peer review of proposed pipeline safety regulations to assure technical feasibility, reasonableness, effectiveness, and practicality.

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