This synthesis will be of interest to transit agency staff responsible for vehicle maintenance and planning at their agencies. Staff can use this report to learn from the experiences of other agencies, as well as to compare their experiences with those of other agencies. It documents and summarizes transit agency experiences, using various maintenance productivity improvements and programming. The report summarizes the experiences of agencies that vary in size, union affiliation, and operating conditions. It provides descriptions of successful programs and creative modifications to existing programs.Maintenance budget reductions will force transit agencies to further improve the productivity and efficiency of their maintenance practices or to consider outsourcing work that they would have normally done within the agency. In the past, transitanbsp;...
|Title||:||Maintenance Productivity Practices|
|Author||:||Frank W. Venezia|
|Publisher||:||Transportation Research Board - 2004|