INNOVATION IN PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION. A DIRECTORY OF RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT AND DEMONSTRATION PROJECTS

This eighth annual directory contains descriptions of current research development and demonstration (RD&D) projects sponsored and funded by the Urban Mass Transportation. The intent herein is to make public information regarding UMTA's RD&D activities. The directory focuses on activity that took place in fiscal year 1979. All projects described herein are funded under Sections 6, 9, and 11 of the Urban Mass Transportation Act of 1964, as amended. Section 6 programs relate mainly to technology development and deployment, service and methods demonstrations, transportation (Technical Studies) and special planning studies; and Section 11 programs relate mainly to policy development and research (including University Research and Training Grant Program). The appendixes provide information about federal research and development in urban mass transportation grants and contracts. This document also provides an index of agencies/contractors, a project index, and a subject index. (UMTA)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway, Kendall Square
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02142

    United States Customs Service

    1301 Constitution Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20229
  • Publication Date: 1979

Media Info

  • Pagination: 245 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00322289
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: UMTA-MA-06-0086-80-2
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 6 1981 12:00AM