British Airways

¬†Introduction This report gives a comprehensive overview of the business organization processes of British Airways (BA). Several aspects of the organization‚Äôs structure, including the structural style, management style, leadership style, motivation style, organizational design, organizational control structures, and the organizational culture constitute this analogy. This assessment will be an interesting analogy of British Airways because […]

Transportation and Logistics System in Argentina

Introduction Transportation and logistics system acts as one of the major reflectors of a country‚Äôs economic capability and resource availability. Such elaborate system, determines various trends within market environment based on critical aspects. Consequently, nature of transportation and logistics systems within a region determines costs and ultimately nature of pricing on consumer goods. For example, […]

Australian Transportation Industry

Introduction This report is about the Australian Transportation Industry, which has several transit partners, including Onyx that endeavors to transform transportation in Melbourne. The report is divided into various segments, with detailed information about the technology and how to achieve the intended goal in the transport industry in Australia. Moreover, the status of the industry […]

British Airways

Introduction British Airways was started in 1974 as a result of merger between two airlines, British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC) and British European Airways (BEA). BA is known to be one of the Leading Airlines in the world. By the year 2001, the company had approximately 360 aircrafts and operates in ninety seven countries covering […]

Edinburgh Tram System Project

Abstract Tram systems offer a cheaper and more environmentally friendly alternative to providing public transport to city residents while also serving to reduce traffic congestion. The Edinburgh tramway project, which forms the basis of this paper, was initiated for the same reasons. The paper presents an analysis of this project in terms of its description […]

The Role of the Railroads in the Settlement of the Great West

Railroad construction is an important event to consider when mapping the history of the United States. Most of the immigration and emigration that happened in the West was a direct result of these railroads. The first transcontinental railway construction was championed by President Abraham Lincoln. In 1862, Lincoln signed the Pacific Railways Act of 1862. […]

Energy Efficiency in the Saudi Transport Sector

Introduction Saudi Arabia is one of the countries in the world that relies heavily on energy to prosper economically. Energy is a very important factor that determines the productivity of economy sectors like the transport industry. Other economy sectors, such as the industrial, health and commercial sectors, also rely heavily on the available energy resources. […]

Things that Move: Lift as a Mechanism that Moves Without Help

Mere movement of inanimate objects is subject to certain mechanisms and principles. However, the principles of movement of various objects need to be analyzed to define the reasons and initial origins of these movements, including the controlling mechanisms and the various meanings they have for people1. In this respect, it is possible to consider an […]

‚ÄúThe World’s Leading Airline Partnership Alan Joyce, Qantas Group CEO‚ÄĚ

Introduction The article chosen for analysis is about a business partnership between two of the most respected airlines in the world; Emirates and Qantas Airlines. It was an interesting article to analyze because it can act as a blueprint for other multinationals that want to participate in international alliances. This case study will provide an […]

Journey to Work: Travel Behaviour by Car and Bus in the Sydney Metropolitan Region

Executive Summary Research is very crucial before making any conclusions or taking a step of action to meet certain objectives. The paper presents the opinions given by commuters and university students having their own cars in a bid to investigate why commuters chose to commute while others chose to use their cars to school and […]

Automobile Industry in Australia

Background The automotive industry is one of the major industries in Australia. Australia is capable of designing and making automobiles. The isolation of Australia necessitated the local production of cars. This was more economical than importing cars from distant locations. Holden and Ford Australia are the major automobile manufacturers. Holden is a subsidiary of General […]

Airport Screening

Airport screening has become an important component of transportation security policy in the United States following a security breach that precipitated the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 (Fritteli, 2005). In response to the terrorist attacks, the US Congress moved with speed to pass the Aviation and Transportation Security Act (ATSA), which in turn established […]

Port Security Challenges

Tackling the issues associated with port security is of high significance for international trade. Beginning from 2001, the reality of the terrorist threat to America‚Äôs ports has increased considerably including the risk of the nuclear attack with the so-called ‚Äúdirty bomb‚ÄĚ. However, terrorism is not the only port security challenge. Illegal human and contraband trafficking, […]

EPA Regulations and the Impact on Transportation Standards

The regulations concerning transportation standards developed by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in collaboration with National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) have one main objective ‚Äď the minimization of greenhouse gas emissions by light-, medium-, and heavy-duty vehicles. The purpose of the transportation regulations of EPA is the reduction of carbon dioxide emissions that are […]

The Impact on Transportation Standards from regulations

Throughout the past decades, the rapid global economic growth increased the level of the products consumption. Globalization provoked the expansion of the goods distribution streams worldwide, and the manufacturing, storage, and consumption of the goods induced the negative impacts on the natural environment. Global warming caused by the extensive greenhouse gasses emissions is regarded as […]

Deregulation of the Air Transport Industry in the Middle East

Executive Summary This research seeks to investigate issues surrounding deregulation of the air transport industry in the Middle East. Restrictions in the distribution of traffic rights have caused a key barrier to the entry and development of new carriers functioning intra-regional routes. The open skies policies of the UAE and the carriers‚Äô triumph have granted […]

Singapore Public Transport Model

Introduction Singapore has been touted as one of the countries with some of the most sustainable urban transport policies in Asia. This is mainly indicated by the country‚Äôs apparent success in containing traffic growth, vehicle ownership and emphasizing and expanding the role of public transport systems (Barter 6). Low motorization through sustained car ownership has […]

Transportation Policy

Introduction Transportation modes are the ways that are used in the transportation of people and freight. When deciding on which modes of transport to invest in, an emphasis needs to be put on the long-term consequences, for example, on the environment. Often, there are rarely neither hard nor fast distinctions between the available modes of […]

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Introduction The interest in the development of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV), or better known as drones, has increased in the defense industry, particularly in military, where they are primarily designed for carrying various military operations. UAVs offer a more efficient and less risky way of carrying military operations when compared to the typical manned aircrafts. […]

LaBanze Bus Services. Proposal to provide transport services during World Expo 2020 in Dubai

Executive Summary This business proposal is submitted by the LaBanze Bus Services to the government of the UAE to offer transport services during the 2020 World Expo event to be held in Dubai. The UAE government stand to benefits from the LaBanze‚Äôs transport services since it covers the major cities such as Dubai, Abudhabi, Alain, […]

Chinas Motor Industry

Introduction China is one of the rapid growing economies in the world. The country has a high potential of growth in the future. Various economic sectors have witnessed rampant growth. For example, with regards to the motor industry, the country‚Äôs ranking has undergone significant annual improvements since 2005. In the first quarter of 2010 the […]

Traffic in Abu Dhabi

Like other cities, Abu Dhabi has heavy traffic jam. Commuters spend several hours stuck in slow-moving jam. Traffic congestion in Abu Dhabi has a number of causes and effects. In the recent past, Abu Dhabi has experienced a population explosion. Consequently, there are increasing numbers of vehicles on roads as commuters seek to get to […]

Critical Review: ‚ÄúThe status of Transportation Demand Management in Greater Vancouver and energy implications‚ÄĚ by Clark Lim

The paper by Lim dubbed ‚Äėthe status of transportation demand management in Greater Vancouver and energy implications‚Äô provides a clear and well-organized strategy to be employed towards improving the transportation system in the Greater Vancouver region. The author has presented the problems of the deterioration in the transport system as the resources become limited in […]

The Role of Transportation in the Development of Tourism

Introduction The growth and development of tourism depends on transportation to a great extent. Although transportation and tourism development are, nevertheless, this paper has tried to demonstrate that the relationship between these two issues is somewhat controversial owing to the many schools of thought that are available. Nevertheless, new technologies in transportation has greatly improved […]

Pilots and Minimum Flight Hours

Outline FAA ‚Äď Minimum 1500 ‚ÄďFlight Hours ‚Äďfor Commercial airline Pilots ‚Äď Whether CASA of Australia attempt to increase the flight hours as that of FAAs is justiable. Higher flight hours -to be prescribed in Australia – as done by FAA in USA- there will negative impact among regional and small airline operators in Australia […]

Railroads in Saudi Arabia

Statement of the Problem Saudi Arabia has already developed transportation and communication networks to experience long-term economic growth, expand business, connect national citizen with foreigners, decrease congestion, and ensure more facilities for the people of KSA and tourists. However, Library of congress (2006, p.17) reported that the existing railroads remain relatively undeveloped, though demand of […]

Australian rail organization: the existence of porter’s 5 forces

Rail Australia is undoubtedly the leading organization in the provision of rail transport and passenger services in Australia. Major rail operators in Australia have formed an alliance to deliver joint tourist-oriented and passenger services. Rail operations and infrastructure are not only owned and managed by government agencies but also by private operators. Rail operators include […]

How Green of a Traveler Am I?

Introduction ‚ÄúGreen Travelling‚ÄĚ is a popular term nowadays, it is associated with such notions as ‚Äúsustainable environment‚ÄĚ, ‚Äúecotourism‚ÄĚ and ‚Äúresponsible travelling‚ÄĚ. A green traveler is the one who tries to save the natural environment and to minimize personal impact on the cultural treasures of the region where he/she is travelling. In this report, I am […]

Analysis of the better Place electric car scheme

Introduction Better Place‚Äôs (BP) idea to roll out electric car charging points is a step in the right direction. Electric Vehicles (EVs) as offered through BP‚Äôs scheme are quite promising because most challenges associated with EVs have been addressed by the organisation. Prospects for future improvements are also quite high as indicated through current innovations. […]

The D.C Metro System

The collision of two trains in the metro system of the District of Columbia raised concerns on the increasing neglect of the transport system that serves a large number of commuters. Preliminary analysis indicated the flaws in the trains‚Äô control system as the cause of the accident. Further investigations revealed that the train that caused […]