GOOD TRANSPORTATION IN URBAN AREAS. PROCEEDINGS OF THE ENGINEERING FOUNDATION CONFERENCE HELD AT SANTA BARBARA, CALIFORNIA, ON SEPTEMBER 7-12, 1975

Six specific subject areas were studied and reported upon by Probe Groups, namely (1) intermodal freight facilities and coordination, (2) assessment of planning and modeling methodologies, (3) improving UGM through operations management, (4) economic issues, (5) impact of reconstructed rail services, and (6) opportunities for capital and institutional improvements. In addition to reports and recommendations of Probe Groups, 25 keynote, summary, and resource papers are presented covering such topics as regulation; commercial zones; freight security; intermodal terminals; documentation; energy conservation; freight movement planning and modeling; truck priorities; and Federal, State and local programs.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also report dated Feb 74, PB-267 738.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Engineering Foundation

    United Engineering Center, 345 E 47th Street
    New York, NY  USA  10017

    Office of the Secretary of Transportation

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Fisher, G P
  • Publication Date: 1976-5

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  • Pagination: 432 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00176290
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-OS-60099
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Aug 19 2002 12:00AM