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Accession Number PB2013-103189
Title Transit Cooperative Research Program Annual Report of Progress, 2012.
Publication Date 2012
Media Count 108p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract The Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) was established in 1992 to provide a continuing program of applied research on transit issues. The program is sponsored by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and carried out under a three-way agreement among the National Academies (the Academies), acting through its Transportation Research Board (TRB); the Transit Development Corporation, an educational and research arm of the American Public Transportation Association (APTA); and the FTA. TCRP focuses on issues significant to the transit industry, with emphasis on developing near-term research solutions to a variety of transit problems involving facilities, vehicles, equipment, service concepts, operations, policy, planning, human resources, maintenance, and administrative practices.
Keywords Administrative procedures
Education
Facilities
Financing
Government policies
Human resources
Metropolitan areas
Motor vehicles
Public transportation
Rapid transit system
Recommendations
Research program
Research projects
Traffic safety
Transportation planning

 
Source Agency Federal Transit Administration
National Academy of Science Transportation Research Board
NTIS Subject Category 91B - Transportation & Traffic Planning
43G - Transportation
85 - Transportation
Corporate Author Transportation Research Board, Washington, DC. Transit Cooperative Research Program.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1308
Contract Number N/A

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