Subjects addressed:Data Management and Integration, Inventory and Condition Assessment, Performance Measurement and Management
Topics addressed:Data Collection Tools/Technologies
Asset types addressed:Transit
DetailTitle: National Transit Database (NTD): Collecting Asset Data and Forecasting SGR Needs
Resource type: Presentation
Year published: 2012
Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration
Overview of NTD. Contains FTA data on annual transit agency finances, costs, and operations; •Gathers certified data for formulas that determine the annual apportionment of more than $5 billion in FTA grant funds; Is used to assess the future investment needs of the nation’s transit operators for Congress; Is available to researchers and transit operators across the nation.