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Project Information
Project ID:   FHWA-PROJ-11-0064
Project Name:   Vehicle-to-Infrastructure Communications for Safety Concept of Operations (ConOps) Documentation
Project Status:   Completed
Start Date:  September 6, 2011
End Date:  January 31, 2013
Contact Information
Last Name:  Davis
First Name:  Gregory W (Greg)
Telephone:  202-493-3367
E-mail:  gregory.davis@dot.gov
Office:   Office of Safety Research and Development
Team:   Roadway Team [HRDS-10]
Program:   Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center
Project detail
Roadmap/Focus area(s):   Comprehensive Approach to Safety
Project Description:   This project will develop a concept-of-operations document for Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2I) safety applications. The contractor is tasked with engaging the stakeholder community, conducting workshops, identifying applications and user needs, and developing appropriate documentation that describes the concepts of each application.
Goals:   The key project objective is to develop a concept of operations for Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2I) safety applications.
Product Type:   Other
Research report
Test Methodology:   Literature reviews, conduct workshops and interviews, develop written documentation.
Expected Benefits:   The expected benefits are the identification of end-user needs and a description of potential Vehicle-to-Infrastructure safety applications.
Deliverables: 1. Name: Kickoff meeting.
Product Type(s): Research report, Other
Description: The meeting is between the contractor and the United States Department of Transportation to discuss the Project Management Plan (PMP) and Systems Engineering Management Plan (SEMP).
2. Name: Final concept of operations report.
Product Type(s): Research report
Description: The deliverable is a final report of the Safety Concept of Operations effort.
FHWA Topics:   Research/Technologies--FHWA Research and Technology
TRT Terms:   Applications
Intelligent Transportation Systems
Systems Engineering
FHWA Disciplines:   Safety
Subject Areas:   Highways


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