Department of Transportation Federal Grants

Showing results 126-150 of 277 for Department of Transportation federal grants, government grants and loans. For detailed information on a Department of Transportation federal grant including eligibility requirements or financial assistance, click the title.

 

FY15 Evaluate Loading and Unloading Operations for Sulphuric Acid Rail Tank Cars
The objective of this study is to provide a report of leading practices for guidance to load, transport, and unload sulphuric acid and spent sulphuric acid rail tank cars in as safe and effective manner as possible.
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DOT PHMSA 2016 Hazardous Liquid Base Grant
This grant opportunity is only open for states that have a 60105 Certification and/or 60106 Agreement with PHMSA to do pipeline safety inspections. The U.S. Department of Transportation's Pipeline and Hazardous Material Safety Administration...
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FY15 Countermeasures to Reduce Suicides on Railroad Rights of Way
The CDC reports that in 2013, more than 41,000 Americans died by suicide. Of the top 10 causes of death, suicide was the only cause of death to increase between 2011 and 2012. Current FRA data show that in 2012 there were 242 suicide fatalities and...
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FY15 Failure Modes, Effects and Criticality Analysis of High Pressure Heat Exchanger System for Locomotive Application
The main objective of this project is to perform Failure Modes, Effects and Criticality Analysis (FMECA) for Thermadynamics Rail LLC (TDR) High Pressure Heat Exchanger (HiP-HEX) Waste Heat Recovery System as a retrofitting technology configured for...
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FY15 Pilot Testing and Implementation Evaluation of a Railroad Critical Incident Stress Plan
Under a previous grant, supported by FRA's Office of Research and Development and the Office of Safety, a model framework and proposed key elements for reducing the effects of potentially traumatic exposure to critical incidents was developed in...
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FY15 Supplemental to Short Line Railroad Safety Institute Assessment Tools and Program Development
Short Line railroads operate more than 50,000 miles of track, which is one-third of the national railroad network. They are an important feeder system for the larger Class I railroads, helping connect local communities to the national railroad...
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Small Community Air Service Development Program
The Small Community Program was established by the Wendell H. Ford Aviation Investment and Reform Act for the 21st Century (Pub. L. No. 106-181) and reauthorized by the Vision 100-Century of Aviation Reauthorization Act (Pub. L. No. 108-176) and...
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FY15 Supplemental to Development and Evaluation of Continuous Welded Rail-Joints
ontinue the evaluation of the durability of the continuous welded rail-joints, and the related PhD dissertation, expected to be conferred in May 2016, based on this research work. Items of work for completion of this research in progress include the...
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Notice of Funding Availability for the Small Business Transportation Resource Center Program
The United States Department of Transportation (DOT), Ofice of the Secretary (OST), Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) announces the opportunity for eligible applicants to compete for participation in OSDBU's Small...
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FY15 Supplemental for Security, Routing, and Information Technology Implementation Support for Hazardous Materials Transportation Analytical Risk Model (H-TRAM) for Class II and Class III Railroads.
Countermeasures Assessment and Security Experts (CASE) was contracted by the Railroad Research Foundation (RRF) to complete the development of the Hazardous Materials Transportation Analytical Risk Model (H-TRAM) for Class II and Class III...
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FY15 Transportation Emergency Response Training
Training for emergency responders, emergency medical technicians, police/fire personnel, etc. of tank car nomenclature, railroad operations and other related matters useful to mitigate railroad emergencies
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FY15 Supplemental for Short Line Railroad Safety Institute Assessment Tools and Program Development
his is a directed grant to the University of Connecticut (UCONN) to continue their pilot testing and refinement of safety culture assessment tools (e.g., surveys, interview protocol) for the American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association...
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Fuel Tax Evasion Intergovernmental Grants - 2015
As directed in the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21), funds are available for projects enhancing compliance of motor fuel and highway use taxes. Of those funds, $2,000,000 are set aside each year for Intergovernmental...
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FY15 Supplemental to RAIL DEFECT DETECTION PROTOTYPE: AIR-COUPLED RAIL INSPECTION IMPROVEMENTS FOR DEPLOYMENT
his grant amendment will provide additional funding and time for further prototype improvements based on the lessons learned from the TTC field test. Specifically, the testing speed will be increased to levels comparable with conventional ultrasonic...
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Natural Gas Pilot Demonstration Project
Maritime Administration Natural Gas Pilot/Demonstration Project Request for Proposals Action: The Maritime Administration Office of Environment is issuing this request for proposals (RFP) for projects that focus on vessel conversion to...
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Pipeline Safety Research Competitive Academic Agreement Program (CAAP) – FY 2015
The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), through the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), hereby requests applications from non-profit institutions of higher education to obtain funding to research innovative solutions...
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Maglev Project Selection Program - SAFETEA-LU
Funds awarded under this Notice can be used for preconstruction planning activities and capital costs of a viable maglev project.
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Administration of the Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship Program Local Competition
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), is soliciting applications for Educational Institutions that are designated as Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Hispanic Serving Institutions, Tribal...
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FY15 LOCOMOTIVE PERFORMANCE AND ENGINE DURABILITY ASSESSMENT OF B5 TO B20 BIODIESEL FUEL USAGE
This effort will add additional funds to the grant to allow the research team to address significant comments received from the railroad industry on the draft final report, as well as to interact with the railroad industry to garner additional...
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FY 2015 Wireless Communication for Digital Train Line on Trains
Study a Wireless Digital Trainline (WiDTL) system for passenger and freight rail services, to investigate the feasibility of providing a wireless interconnect approach for passenger trainline signaling and communication that meets and exceeds the...
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National Public Transportation/Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Technical Assistance Initiative
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announces a Notice of Funding Opportunity and Request for Proposals (RFP) for a new National Public Transportation/TOD Technical Assistance Initiative, which supports the Ladders of Opportunity initiative of...
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2015 PHMSA HMEP States and Territories
The Hazardous Materials Transportation Safety and Security Reauthorization Act of 2005 authorizes the DOT to provide assistance to public sector employees through training and planning grants to States, Territories, and federally recognized Native...
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FY 2015 CMVOST Notice of Funding Availability
The Commercial Motor Vehicle Operator Safety Training (CMVOST) grant is a nationwide Federal financial assistance program intended to reduce the severity and number of crashes on U.S. roads involving commercial motor vehicles (CMV) by training...
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2015 National Summer Transportation Institute Program
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Headquarters' Civil Rights (HCR) Office requests Statements of Work (SOWs) for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 NSTI Program. The NSTI program is a Science, Technology and Math (STEM) focused program for high...
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FY 2015 Performance and Registration Information Systems Management Grant Program Notice of Funding Availability
The Performance Information Systems Management (PRISM) grant program is a cooperative Federal-State safety program developed to reduce commercial vehicle accidents. The PRISM program encompasses two major processes Registration and Enforcement,...
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