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Does the Built Environment Influence Physical Activity?
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 233

Does the Built Environment Influence Physical Activity?

TRB Special Report 282: Does the Built Environment Influence Physical Activity? Examining the Evidence reviews the broad trends affecting the relationships among physical activity, health, transportation, and land use; summarizes what is known about these relationships, including the strength and magnitude of any causal connections; examines implications for policy; and recommends priorities for future research.

Intermodal Transportation Education and Training
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 113

Intermodal Transportation Education and Training

This conference was the fifth in a continuing series of conferences and workshops on intermodalism that have been organized by the Transportation Research Board (TRB) since the passage of the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991 (ISTEA). The objective of the conference was to examine educational and training needs related to all aspects of intermodal transportation: technology, advanced logistics, information systems, planning, and management. Over a 3-day period, participants reviewed existing and developing transportation education programs across all disciplines and examined the roles of educational institutions, private industry, and government in setting an agenda for meeting intermodal transportation education and training needs. These proceedings contain the Chairman's summary, welcoming remarks, keynote address, case studies, status reports on current programs, and the response of a panel of distinguished transportation professionals to the conference findings.

National Conference on Setting an Intermodal Transportation Research Framework, Washington, D.C., March 4-5, 1996
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 97

National Conference on Setting an Intermodal Transportation Research Framework, Washington, D.C., March 4-5, 1996

The conference on Setting an Intermodal Research Framework brought together a distinguished assembly of public officials, academicians, commercial leaders, and military specialists. During the conference, each of these groups of professionals found noteworthy synergies in their intermodal interests. Papers contained in these proceedings reflect those synergies. The conference was another step toward a strengthened intermodal partnership.

Transportation Research Board
  • Language: en

Transportation Research Board

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2004
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  • Publisher: Unknown

Preprints of papers intended for presentation at the 83rd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, January 11-15, 2004, Washington, D.C.

Transit Capacity and Quality of Service Manual
  • Language: en

Transit Capacity and Quality of Service Manual

CD includes pdf version of the print book plus supplementary Excel spreadsheets and a library of related TCRP publications.

Workshop on Future Airport Passenger Terminals
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 39
Bus Occupant Safety
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 55

Bus Occupant Safety

Offers information on the current practices of transit agencies to reduce injuries to bus occupants during collisions and injuries to passengers while boarding, riding, and leaving the bus.

Managing Transit Construction Contract Claims
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 50

Managing Transit Construction Contract Claims

Offers information from selected transit agencies about the underlying causes of construction disputes and practices in use today to identify and resolve them before they become formal claims. The synthesis focuses on avoidance and resolution of disputes, examines ways of settling disputes at their inception, and considers the experiences of the transit industry in the use of alternative dispute resolution techniques.

Directory of the Transportation Research Board
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 316