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  Ship transport Info - Encyclopedia WikiWhat.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Ship transportation is the process of moving people, goods, etc. by barge, boat, ship or sailboat over a sea, ocean, lake, canal or river.
Early sea transportation was accomplished with ships that were either rowed or used the wind for propulsion, and often, in earlier times with smaller vessels, a combination of the two.
Ship transport was frequently used as a mechanism for conducting warfare.
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 CONK! Encyclopedia: Transport   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Infrastructure includes the transport networks (roads, railways, airways, canals, pipelines, etc.) that are used, as well as the nodes or terminals (such as airports, railway stations, bus stations and seaports).
The growth in transport would be impossible without communication, which is vital for advanced transportation systems, from railroads which want to run trains in two directions on a single track, to air traffic control which requires knowing the location of aircraft in the sky.
Transport is a major use of energy, and transport burns most of the world's petroleum.
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 Ship transport
Ship Transport is the process of moving people, goods, etc. by barge, boat, ship or sailboat over a sea, ocean, lake, canal or river.
A hybrid of ship transport and road transport is the historic horse-drawn boat.
Hybrids of ship transport and air transport are kite surfing and parasailing.
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 Transport - Open Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Transport, or transportation in American English, is the movement of people and goods from one place to another.
use of tolls or gasoline taxes in the case of highway transport).
Transportation facilities consume land, and in cities, pavement (devoted to streets and parking) can easily exceed 20% of the total land use.
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 Transport - Internet-Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Infrastructure includes the transport networks (roads, railways, airways, canals, pipelines, etc.) that are used, as well as the nodes or terminals (such as airports, railway stationss, bus stations and seaports).
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 Transport at opensource encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Transport, or transportation (as it is called in the United States), is the movement of people and goods from one place to another.
Another method is to recycle the energy normally lost to braking, but this leads to a more complex vehicle.
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 STAR TREK SHIPS: EXPANDED [Posted: May 14 2004]
Archive-name: star-trek/ships/expanded Last-modified: May 14, 2004 ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Star Trek Ships: Expanded by D. Joseph Creighton and Joshua Sean Bell Copyright (c) 1994-2004.
See the copyright and reference notice at the end of this document.
This list is primarily for my personal use and reference.
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