Archive for the Final Report Abstracts Category

Evaluation of Automated Vehicle Technology for Transit – 2016 Update

(Center Identification Number: 79060-21) In January 2015, the National Center for Transit Research (NCTR) published a report summarizing the state of public transportation vehicle automation entitled “Evaluation of Automated Vehicle Technology for Transit.” This 2016 update presents the latest information on this topic. Europe has been at

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Methodology for Linking Greenways and Trails with Public Transportation in Florida

The purpose of this research was to provide a methodology to evaluate how intermodal connections between public transportation and public trails can improve livability in Florida communities. This research explored other available methodologies for evaluating intermodal connectivity, developed three case studies of communities outside Florida to compare

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Synthesis of Research on the Use of Idle Reduction Technologies in Transit

This synthesis reviews current research and practical knowledge covering issues related to the use of idle reduction technologies in transit vehicles, including benefits, challenges, advantages, limitations, approaches, critical success factors, and lessons learned by agencies that have implemented them in their fleets. A survey of transit agencies

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