August 17, 2009
Check the classifieds for positions including a CEO and a director of bus transportation!
TCRP Releases Publications
The Transportation Research Board has released the following new TCRP publications:
TCRP Report 131: A Guidebook for Evaluation of Project Delivery Methods. This report examines various project delivery methods for major transit capital projects, as well as impacts, advantages, and disadvantages of including operations and maintenance as a component of a contract for a project delivery method.
TCRP Report 133: Practical Measures to Increase Transit Advertising Revenues. This report explores strategies designed to significantly increase transit’s share of total advertising expenditures. It considers advertising decision makers’ perceptions about current and future transit advertising products, and highlights a strategic responsive communications plan to improve those perceptions and increase transit revenue.
TCRP Report 135: Controlling System Costs: Basic and Advanced Scheduling Manuals and Contemporary Issues in Transit Scheduling. This report looks at information on available scheduling tools and techniques and their capabilities and provides guidance to transit agencies on a variety of scheduling issues.
These reports are available for order or download through the TCRP web site. For more information, contact Peggy Wilson.