Controlling System Costs: Basic and Advanced Scheduling Manuals and Contemporary Issues in Transit Scheduling

The objective of this research is to develop an updated scheduling manual that addresses contemporary issues in transit scheduling. The manual will provide information on the scheduling tools and techniques available and their capabilities. Also, the manual will provide guidance to transit agencies on various scheduling issues typically faced in a transit operating environment. The results of this research may be used by new or experienced schedulers, planners, operating managers, and chief executive officers.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project A-29

  • 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:

    Chisholm-Smith, Gwen

  • Performing Organizations:

    Dan Boyle & Associates, Incorporated

  • Principal Investigators:

    Boyle, Daniel

  • Start Date: 20060731
  • Actual Completion Date: 20090315
  • Source Data: RiP Project 11650

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01462970
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transit Cooperative Research Program
  • Contract Numbers: Project A-29
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 2:14PM