High-speed Truck Research

This project will develop and evaluate design specifications for higher-speed trucks for use in shared corridors in addition to improving the quality of truck casting materials.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Program information: Rolling Stock and Components, Rolling Stock Component Safety. Contract to a Performing Organization has not yet been awarded. Links to project: http://ntl.bts.gov/lib/48000/48300/48362/Safety_Evaluation_of_HS_Rail_Bogie_Concepts_FINAL_1_.pdf and http://ntl.bts.gov/lib/50000/50600/50687/BAA_HST_Performance_Analysis_FINAL_1_.pdf and http://ntl.bts.gov/lib/50000/50600/50688/BAA_HST_Structural_Analysis_FINAL_1_.pdf and http://ntl.bts.gov/lib/54000/54200/54262/BAA_HST_Market_Analysis_Report_20130705_final_1_.pdf

Language

  • English

Project

  • Status: Active
  • Funding: $2021445
  • Contract Numbers:

    Grant ID 166

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Railroad Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Stewart, Monique

  • Start Date: 20100802
  • Expected Completion Date: 20140613
  • Actual Completion Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01575181
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Contract Numbers: Grant ID 166
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Aug 31 2015 11:36AM