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Maintenance Productivity Practices (2004)


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Suggested Citation:"ABBREVIATIONS AND ACRONYMS." National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2004. Maintenance Productivity Practices. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/23049.
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31 ABBREVIATIONS AND ACRONYMS ACMO assistant chief maintenance officer ASE National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence ATU Amalgamated Transit Union BOM bill of material CMF central maintenance facility CRS Central Road Support Service (road call response) CTA Chicago Transit Authority DOB IC Department of Bus (MTA NYCT) Internal Information Website Fleet (NYCT) Internal website for bus maintenance-related manuals, directives, policy instructions, etc. GM general manager Houston Metro Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County, Texas HVAC heating, ventilating, and air conditioning IE industrial engineering IS industrial standards LNG liquid natural gas MBTA Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority MCTS Milwaukee County Transit System Metro Transit King County (Washington) Department of Transportation MIDAS Maintenance Information, Diagnostics, and Analysis for Surface (Oracle Database) MOU Memorandum of Understanding MTA NYCT Metropolitan Transportation Authority New York City Transit NCTRP National Cooperative Transit Research Program OEM original equipment manufacturer OCTA Orange County Transportation Authority PIP Productivity Incentive Program PM preventive maintenance PMI preventive maintenance inspection R&D research and development SFS Support Fleet Services (nonrevenue fleet maintenance) SRT standard repair times WPRT work procedure review team

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TRB’s Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 54: Maintenance Productivity Practices provides descriptions of successful maintenance productivity programs and creative modifications to existing programs.


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