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ACTT Workshop: New Jersey
November 16-18, 2004, Cherry Hill, New Jersey

Appendix B: Glossary of Acronyms

AASHTO
American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials
ACTT
Accelerated Construction Technology Transfer
ADR
Alternative Dispute Resolution
CMAQ
Congestion Mitigation Air Quality (Fund)
CPM
Critical Path Method
DB
Design-Build
DBB
Design-Bid-Build
DBOM/DBM
Design-Build-Operate-Maintain/Design-Build-Maintain
DEIS
Draft Environmental Impact Statement
DEP
Department of Environmental Protection
DRB
Dispute Resolution Board
DRPA
Delaware River Port Authority
DVRPC
Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission
EIS
Environmental Impact Statement
EPS
Expanded Polystyrene
ESP
Emergency Service Patrol
FA
Feasibility Assessment
FHWA
Federal Highway Administration
GARVEE
Grant Anticipation Revenue Vehicle (debt financing)
GEC
Geotechnical Engineering Circular (publication)
GO
General Obligation (bonds)
HAR
Highway Advisory Radio
HMA
Hot Mix Asphalt
HOT
High Occupancy Toll (lane)
HOV
High Occupancy Vehicle (lane)
HPC
High-Performance Concrete
HPS
High-Performance Steel
I/D
Incentive/Disincentive
ITS
Intelligent Traffic Systems
MOT
Maintenance of Traffic
MPT
Maintenance and Protection of Traffic
MSE
Mechanically Stabilized Earth
NJDEP
New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
NJDOT
New Jersey Department of Transportation
NJTPK
New Jersey Turnpike
NJTTA
New Jersey Transportation Trust Fund Authority
PATCO
Port Authority Transit Company
PCC
Portland Concrete Cement
QC
Quality Control
ROW
Right-of-Way
RUC
Road User Cost
SJTA
South Jersey Transportation Authority
SPMT
Self-Propelled Modular Transporters
TEA
Transportation Equity Act
TES
Technical Environmental Study
TIG
Technology Implementation Group
TIR
Traffic Impact Report
TMA
Traffic Management Association
TRB
Transportation Research Board
TS
Traffic Signal (contract)
VE
Value Engineering
VECP
Value Engineering Construction Proposal
VMS
Variable Message Sign
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