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Publication Number:  FHWA-HRT-15-058    Date:  February 2017
Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-15-058
Date: February 2017

 

Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center R&D Communication Reference Guide

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FOREWORD

The Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center R&D Communication Reference Guide (CRG) provides you with tools, techniques, and timelines for effectively planning, scheduling, and producing your communication products, which include print materials, electronic information, and technology. The CRG will be posted on the Internet at the Federal Highway Administration’s (FHWA) research website: www.fhwa.dot.gov/research. This document replaces previous versions of the Quick Reference Guide.

This guide will be useful to FHWA researchers, contract office representatives, contractors, and support staff who develop research and technology communication products to the standards and regulations referenced in this publication. The CRG is available on the research website (www.fhwa.dot.gov/research). Although this guide is available as a printed version upon request, the most recent and up-to-date version is posted on the research website.

Debra S. Elston, Director,
Corporate Research,
Technology and Innovation
Management

Notice

This document is disseminated under the sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) in the interest of information exchange. The U.S. Government assumes no liability for the use of the information contained in this document.

The U.S. Government does not endorse products or manufacturers. Trademarks or manufacturers’ names appear in this report only because they are considered essential to the objective of the document.

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Technical Report Documentation Page

1. Report No.

FHWA-HRT-15-058

2. Government Accession No. 3 Recipient's Catalog No.
4. Title and Subtitle

Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center R&D Communication Reference Guide

5. Report Date

February 2017

6. Performing Organization Code
7. Author(s)

Lisa Shuler, Team Director, Innovation Management and Communications
Dawn Vanlandingham, Transportation Information Specialist

8. Performing Organization Report No.

 

9. Performing Organization Name and Address

Office of Research, Development, and Technology
Federal Highway Administration
6300 Georgetown Pike
McLean, VA 22101-2296

10. Work Unit No. (TRAIS)

11. Contract or Grant No.
12. Sponsoring Agency Name and Address

Office of Research, Development, and Technology
Federal Highway Administration
6300 Georgetown Pike
McLean, VA 22101-2296

13. Type of Report and Period Covered

Covered Guidelines

14. Sponsoring Agency Code

Code HRTM-01

15. Supplementary Notes

Reviewed by the Federal Highway Administration Office of Public Affairs

16. Abstract

This document presents guidelines for developing, writing, and constructing research and development publications. Federal Highway Administration Office of Research, Development, and Technology employees, researchers, contract office representatives, contractors, and support staff are the main audiences.

17. Key Words

Publication, guidelines, HRTM, report, brochure, communication, marketing

18. Distribution Statement

No restrictions. This document is available to the public through the National Technical Information Service, Springfield, VA 22161.
http://www.ntis.gov

19. Security Classification
(of this report)

Unclassified

20. Security Classification
(of this page)

Unclassified

21. No. of Pages

157

22. Price
Form DOT F 1700.7 (8-72) Reproduction of completed page authorized

 

 

 

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