Innovative Procurement Methods

The objective of this study of innovative procurement methods involving public-private partnerships is to provide FTA with an understanding of concepts which may have application to fixed guideway transit. The investigation includes transit and other public works projects in both the U.S. and abroad, and includes a variety of mechanisms such as turnkey and build-operate-transfer. The risks, benefits and lessons learned from previous projects will be identified.


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    • Status: Active
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    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Federal Transit Administration

      1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
      Washington, DC  USA  20590
    • Project Managers:

      Thomas, E

    • Performing Organizations:

      EG&G Dynatrend, Incorporated

      21 Cabot Road
      Woburn, MA  USA  01801
    • Principal Investigators:

      Luglio, J

    • Start Date: 20030700
    • Source Data: RiP Project 101

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01459686
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Federal Transit Administration
    • Contract Numbers: DTUM60-88-C-41032-9
    • Files: RiP, USDOT
    • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 1:09PM