A Guidebook for Developing and Sharing Transit Bus Maintenance Practices

The objective of this research is to develop a guidebook that will provide a methodology to assist maintenance managers in developing and sharing bus maintenance practices. The guidebook will include case studies that use the methodology to develop practices for at least six specific maintenance problem areas. The research will also prepare recommendations on how tools for developing and sharing bus maintenance practices can be improved in the future.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project E-5

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Transit Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590

    Transit Cooperative Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC    20001
  • Project Managers:

    Jenks, Christopher

  • Performing Organizations:

    Transit Resource Center

  • Principal Investigators:

    Schiavone, John

  • Start Date: 20030926
  • Actual Completion Date: 20050715
  • Source Data: RiP Project 7543

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01460930
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transit Cooperative Research Program
  • Contract Numbers: Project E-5
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 1:35PM