Inland Waterways Education and Workforce Development Study

This project is designed to respond to the need for a comprehensive understanding of the education and training capacities of the industry, and that relationship with current and anticipated workforce demands across the United States. This includes a survey and analysis of the use and future role of simulators and simulation more generally as an education and training tool. Investigators will conduct a survey and summary of existing institutions, interview and data analysis related to current and future workforce demands in the industry, and a survey and summary of simulator usage across the entire system.


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    • Status: Completed
    • Funding: $159000.00
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    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Multimodal Transportation and Infrastructure Consortium

      Marshall University
      1900 3rd Avenue
      Huntington, WV  United States  25703
    • Performing Organizations:

      University of Kentucky, Lexington

      Kentucky Transportation Center
      College of Engineering, 176 Raymond Building
      Lexington, KY  United States  40506-0281
    • Principal Investigators:

      Grossardt, Ted

    • Start Date: 20120510
    • Expected Completion Date: 0
    • Actual Completion Date: 20131231
    • Source Data: RiP Project 31912

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01505987
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Multimodal Transportation and Infrastructure Consortium
    • Contract Numbers: 312104
    • Files: UTC, RIP
    • Created Date: Jan 29 2014 1:00AM