Synthesis of Information Related to Transit Problems. Topic SG-12. Optimizing Bus Warranty

The Transportation Research Board's (TRB's) Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 111: Optimizing Bus Warranty explores how some transit agencies address key aspects of their warranty programs. The report examines the steps taken to more accurately monitor warranty coverage periods, optimize the warranty process, and maximize warranty reimbursement to fulfill U.S. Federal Transit Administration requirements and taxpayer expectations.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $35000.00
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project J-07, Topic

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Transit Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590

    Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis

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

    Vlasak, Donna

  • Performing Organizations:

    Transportation Learning Center

  • Principal Investigators:

    Schiavone, John

  • Start Date: 20120518
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20140410
  • Source Data: RiP Project 38222

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01547488
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: Project J-07, Topic
  • Files: TRB, RiP
  • Created Date: Dec 10 2014 1:02AM