Integrative Freight Demand Management in the New York City Metropolitan Area - Implementation Phase

The purpose of this project is to design and develop policies and programs to foster unassisted off-hour deliveries (UOHD) and off-hour deliveries (OHD) at large traffic generators in New York City. As part of this project UOHD will be implemented and the results will be assessed. The main tasks include: (1) Identification of Operational Concepts and Policies; (2) Institutional Coordination, Community/Private Sector Outreach; (3) Implementation Planning; (4) Remote Sensing Based Performance Assessment System; (5) Redesign and Enhancement of Behavior Micro-Simulation (BMS); (6) Develop Traffic Simulation, Modify/Enhance the Regional Demand Model; (7) Implementation Design and Evaluation; (8) Implementation of OHD in Study Area(s); (9) Implementation Assessment and Economic Analysis; and (10) Final Report.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Program Information: Advanced Research, Commercial Remote Sensing


  • English


  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $1224777.00
  • Contract Numbers:



  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Research and Innovative Technology Administration

    Department of Transportation
    1200 New Jersey Avneue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Singh, Caesar

  • Performing Organizations:

    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

    Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
    110 8th Street
    Troy, NY  United States  12180
  • Principal Investigators:

    Holguin-Veras, Jose

  • Start Date: 20070701
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20100930
  • Source Data: RiP Project 28930

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01494575
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Research and Innovative Technology Administration
  • Contract Numbers: DTOS59-07-H-0002, RITARS-11-H-RPI
  • Files: RIP
  • Created Date: Sep 27 2013 1:01AM