OPERATIONS PLAN AND REPORT 1972

A BRIEF HISTORY IS PRESENTED INVOLVING THE 3 YEAR DEVELOPMENT OF THE TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH CENTER (TRC) AS A JOINT VENTURE BETWEEN THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY AND THE OHIO DEPARTMENT OF HIGHWAYS. IN ADDITION THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION SELECTED TRC AS THE LOCATION FOR THE NATIONAL VEHICLE COMPLIANCE TEST CENTER. THE MAJOR EFFORT WAS DIRECTED TOWARDS FORMULATING (1) A RESEARCH MANAGEMENT PHILOSOPHY, (2) A METHOD FOR DEVELOPING EFFICIENT PROGRAMS, (3) AN ANALYSIS OF LABORATORY AND FIELD TESTING FACILITY REQUIREMENTS, AND (4) AN INDEPTH ANALYSIS OF MAJOR DISCIPLINES. PROBLEMS APPROPRIATE FOR RESEARCH, SUCH AS SKID RESISTANCE, ARE EXPLORED IN THE APPENDICES.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • 10 APP
  • Corporate Authors:

    Transportation Research Center

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  • Publication Date: 1972

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 70 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00243116
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 7 1972 12:00AM