Third State of Good Repair Roundtable


Subjects addressed:

Life Cycle Costing/Economic Analysis, Maintenance and Preservation, Risk Management

Topics addressed:

Analytical Tools and Models, Guidance/Lessons Learned

Asset types addressed:

General, Rail, Transit


Title: Third State of Good Repair Roundtable
Resource type: Conference Proceedings
Year published: 2011
Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration

The Third State of Good Repair Roundtable meeting was jointly hosted by the Metropolitan Atlanta Regional Transit Authority (MARTA) and the FTA in Atlanta, Georgia, from July 20-22, 2011. Presentations from transit agencies focused on their current SGR practices and planned upgrades to their systems especially with funds received from the FTA. The presentation by FTA and FTA consultants focused on some of the research activities that the FTA is undertaking to support the industry in advancing SGR. There were also breakout sessions which were intended to help provide input in addressing the following issues: Definition of SGR & Safety; Critical Assets; Asset Management Plan Requirements; Apportionment of Federal Funds to Address SGR Needs.