Traffic Control Device (TCD) Consortium

The objective of this project is to assemble a consortium composed of regional, State, local entities, appropriate organizations and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) in order to (1) establish a systematic procedure to select, test, and evaluate approaches to novel traffic control device (TCD) concepts as well as incorporation of results into the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD); (2) select novel TCD approaches to test and evaluate; (3) determine methods of evaluation for novel TCD approaches; (4) initiate and monitor projects intended to address evaluation of the novel TCDs; (5) disseminate results; and (6) assist MUTCD incorporation and implementation of results.

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  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This project is being created to convert Pooled Fund Project TPF-5(065) to the "New" Pooled Fund Procedures. This project is no longer accepting funding. Future commitments go to project TPF-5(447).


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  • Accession Number: 01654437
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
  • Contract Numbers: TPF-5(316)
  • Created Date: Dec 22 2017 11:34AM