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PMSS Project Details

 

Project ID:FHWA-PROJ-09-0068
Project Name: Advanced Integration of Private Sector Freight Information with Public Traffic Information to Reduce Metropolitan Congestion (Freight Congestion Mitigation Decision Support)
Status: Active
Contact:
Last Name:Kuehn
First Name:David
Telephone:202-493-3414
E-mail:david.kuehn@dot.gov
Office: Office of Corporate Research, Technology, and Innovation Management
Team:Exploratory Advanced Research Team
Project Description:This project seeks to improve operational awareness among the participants in the cross-town operating model and advance a solution to improve the congestion, efficiency, safety, security, and environmental challenges that exist within the model. In a broader sense, this framework provides a consolidated approach that can be applied in the many cities where intermodal freight is interchanged.
Start Date: November 30, 2009
End Date: November 30, 2011
Goals:This project seeks to improve operational awareness among the participants in the cross-town operating model.
Test Methodology: Multiple methods
Expected Benefits:This framework provides a consolidated approach that can be applied in the many cities where intermodal freight is interchanged.
Keywords: Freight Transportation
Congestion Management Systems
Operations
Traveler Information and Communication Systems
Research
Intermodal Transportation
Subject Areas: Data and Information Technology
Freight Transportation
Operations and Traffic Management