TCRP Synthesis 130: Battery Electric Buses—State of the Practice

TRB’s Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 130: Battery Electric Buses—State of the Practice documents current practices

Preventative Maintenance Standards Manual (Edition 4.1)

The Florida Department of Transportation requires agencies who purchase vehicles with state and/or federal funds to maintain

Comparison of ECE-R66 and FMVSS 220 Tests for a Selected Paratransit Bus

The main objective of the presented study was to compare the effectiveness of two standard test procedures

Alternative Fuel Price Report

The Clean Cities Alternative Fuel Price Report is a newsletter designed to keep you up to date

FY18 Comprehensive Review Guide

This FY 2018 Comprehensive Review Guide combines the Triennial Review and the State Management Review processes into a single

Conducting Pre-Award and Post-Delivery Audits for Rolling Stock Procurements

The information contained in this Handbook is based on the 49 CFR part 663 Pre-Award and Post-Delivery

TABE Test Study Guide

Study Guide Zone: TABE Test Study Guide

Preparing for the TABE Test

A document provided by the Florida Department of  Education to help prepare Adult and Career and Technical

Transit Bus Brake Shoe Rebuild

This Recommended Practice for Transit Bus Brake Shoe Rebuild reflects the consensus of the APTA Bus Standards Program

Transit Bus Foundation Brake Lining Classification

This Recommended Practice for Transit Bus Foundation Brake Lining Classification reflects the consensus of the APTA Bus Standards

Transit Bus In-Service Brake System Performance Testing

This Recommended Practice for Transit Bus In-Service Brake System Performance Testing reflects the consensus of the APTA Bus

TCRP Synthesis 120: Use of Automotive Service Excellence Tests Within Transit

Use of Automotive Service Excellence Tests Within Transit documents how the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) program is

Buy America Final 2016

This final policy consists of the Federal Transit Administration’s (FTA) policy statement regarding its implementation of the

Bus Testing

On August 1, 2016, FTA announced a final rule for bus testing for improving the process of ensuring the

TCRP Report 184: Maintenance Technician Staffing Levels for Modern Public Transit Fleets

TCRP Report 184: Maintenance Technician Staffing Levels for Modern Public Transit Fleets identifies existing tools and practices

Proposed Award Management Requirements 2016

This circular is a re-issuance of guidance (previously “Grant Management Requirements”) for post-award administration and management activities

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

The main objective of this document is to synthesize current research and practical knowledge covering a wide

FTA C 4710.1 – American With Disabilities Act (ADA): GUIDANCE

This circular provides guidance to recipients and subrecipients of Federal Transit Administration (FTA) financial assistance necessary to

Guidance on system failures – Major Mechanical or Other Mechanical?

Contains data on mechanical system failures for revenue vehicles. Categorized by other mechanical failures or major mechanical

TCRP Report 178: A National Training and Certification Program for Transit Vehicle Maintenance Instructors

TRB’s Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Report 178: A National Training and Certification Program for Transit Vehicle

FTA Triennial Review Workshop Workbook FY2015

This workbook provides guidance related to Triennial Reviews.

TCRP Synthesis 111: Optimizing Bus Warranty

TRB’s Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 111: Optimizing Bus Warranty explores how some transit agencies address

Grant Management Requirements 2012

This circular is a re-issuance of guidance for post-award grant administration and project management activities for all

Palm Tran Urea Bid/Contract

Diesel Exhaust Fluid – Def (Urea), Pre-Filled Dispensing Containers and Dispensing Equipment, Term Contract Offer Award Amendment

Fleet Study of Brake Performance and Tire Pressure Sensors

The primary objective of this project was to explore the overall effectiveness and customer acceptance of commercial

Reinventing Transit

American Communities finding smarter, cleaner, faster transportation solutions. Download Report

The Estimated Costs to Households From the Cap-and-Trade Provisions of H.R. 2454

The attached report summarizes the results of that analysis, indicating both the net overall cost per household

Light-Duty Diesel Vehicles: Market Issues and Potential Energy and Emissions Impacts

A comparison of the characteristics of diesel-fueled vehicles with those of similar gasoline-fueled, E85-fueled, and hybrid vehicles,

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction – Heavy-Duty Vehicle Idling Reduction

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration jointly finalized

TCRP Synthesis 72: Use of Biodiesel in a Transit Fleet

TRB’s Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 72: Use of Biodiesel in a Transit Fleet explores potential

TCRP Report 109: A Guidebook for Developing and Sharing Transit Bus Maintenance Practices

TRB’s Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Report 109: A Guidebook for Developing and Sharing Transit Bus Maintenance

TCRP Synthesis 58: Emergency Response Procedures for Natural Gas Transit Vehicles

This synthesis was undertaken to identify and document the state of the practice about emergency response protocols