NEW STANDARD BUS EQUIPMENT: URBAN CONSORTIUM INFORMATION BULLETIN

This is one of eight information bulletins developed on pressing transportation problems for the Urban Consortium for Technology Initiatives. The bulletin provides an overview of issues associated with procuring and operating buses. Specific areas covered include the role of low floors, standardization, costs and benefits, special design features for handicapped and elderly users, innovation and competition, and different bus sizes.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared for Urban Consortium for Technology Initiatives. Transportation Task Force.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Public Technology, Incorporated

    1140 Connecticut Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20036

    Department of Transportation

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • French, B I
    • Hurd, W
  • Publication Date: 1976-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: 33 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00150479
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT/TST-6 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-OS-60076
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 15 1977 12:00AM