Metropolitan Freight Transportation: Implementing Effective Strategies

The objective of this research is to develop guidance for transportation practitioners that identifies and evaluates, by stakeholder community (1) critical factors impacting the implementation of effective approaches to improve metropolitan freight transportation; (2) barriers to the implementation of effective approaches; and (3) strategies, processes, and relationships that could accelerate the adoption of effective practices and technologies in metropolitan freight transportation.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $375000
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 08-106

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Highway Administration

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

    American Association of State Highway & Transportation Officials (AASHTO)

    444 North Capitol Street, NW, Suite 225
    Washington, DC  United States  20001

    National Cooperative Highway Research Program

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

    Rogers, William

  • Performing Organizations:

    Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI)

    400 Harvey Mitchell Parkway South
    Suite 300
    College Station, TX  United States  77845-4375
  • Principal Investigators:

    Eisele, Bill

  • Start Date: 20160525
  • Expected Completion Date: 20180525
  • Actual Completion Date: 20180525
  • Source Data: RiP Project 40198

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01572352
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: Project 08-106
  • Files: TRB, RiP
  • Created Date: Aug 6 2015 1:00AM