Category Archives: Transit Bus

Repair Time Standards for Transit Vehicles

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Under contract with the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), the Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) was asked to develop repair time standards for transit vehicles. This report identifies the process used to define the standards and identifies the actual …

Development of Repair Time Standards for Engine & Transmission (power plant) Replacement of Transit Vehicles

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This project is the continuation of the successful Repair Time Standards research initiative started two years ago to establish accurate repair time standards for vehicles in public transit systems. During this third phase the engine removal and replacement system were …

Repair time standard for preventive maintenance of transit vehicles

Posted ago by zavacki

This report summarizes the main findings and activities done towards the development of time standard for the preventive maintenance of the transit vehicles. In the first phase of the project, time standards were developed for the brake system component of …

TCRP Synthesis Report 127: Addressing Difficult Customer Situations

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TRB’s Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 127: Addressing Difficult Customer Situations considers issues surrounding difficult customers or passengers and the variety of circumstances that can arise when they utilize transit system facilities or vehicles. The report identifies current practices …

TCRP Project: Successful Practices and Training Initiatives to Reduce Bus Accidents and Incidents at Transit Agencies

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TCRP Project J-7 Synthesis Topic SA-38 Now Available Successful Practices and Training Initiatives to Reduce Bus Accidents and Incidents at Transit Agencies The purpose of this study is to document successful practices and training initiatives, including bus operator training and …