SUMMARY OF DEVELOPMENT AND RECOMMENDATIONS FOR A QUALITY ASSURANCE PROGRAM FOR THE PROCUREMENT AND MANUFACTURE OF URBAN MASS TRANSIT OPERATING EQUIPMENT AND SYSTEMS

A viable quality program for the urban mass transit industry, and a management approach to ensure compliance with the program are outlined. Included are: (1) a set of guidelines for quality assurance to be imposed on transit authorities, and a management approach to ensure compliance with them; (2) a management approach to be used by the transit authorities (properties) for assuring compliance with the QA guidelines; and (3) quality assurance guidelines to be imposed by properties and UMTA for procurement of hardware and systems.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Jet Propulsion Laboratory

    California Institute of Technology, 4800 Oak Grove Drive
    Pasadena, CA  United States  91103
  • Authors:
    • Witkin, S A
  • Publication Date: 1976-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: 23 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00155054
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NASA-CR-149559 Final Rpt.
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 31 1982 12:00AM