Highway Service


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Highway Service

 

a rear service of the armed forces. It supports transportation of troops and materials and evacuation in operational army units to facilitate the timely movement of troops. It is in charge of traffic-patrol service and of reconnaissance, repair, restoration, construction, and operation of highways; it trains personnel for the road troops and participates in working out measures for preparing transportation routes in war theaters.

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Transport Minister Jubarah Al-Suraisry said that the ministry has given highway service stations a period of four years to improve their conditions and provide better services.
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Kirklees Highway Service also plan three speed plateaux, anti-skid surfacing and raised bus stop kerbs.
A spokesman for Kirklees Council's Highway Service said the aim was to minimise disruption to the local community by ensuring that residents' concerns were addressed and that customers can visit shops and businesses in the area while work is taking place.
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As today's mobile consumer spends more time in airports, train stations, bus terminals, highway service areas and other transportation hubs, reliance on public-access Internet kiosks continue to grow as a way to stay connected in the digital era, according to an analysis released today.

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