Management & Operations

FTA, Implicit PurchasePooling Solutions to recruit for pilot program

Posted on June 7, 2006

The FTA has chosen Implicit PurchasePooling Solutions LP to recruit public transit agencies to participate in a pilot program that will allow them to jointly procure either buses or light rail cars and be eligible for 90% federal funding. The pilot project is part of the FTA’s Cooperative Procurement Pilot Program (CPPP), which is intended to develop joint procurement practices for transit buses and other major capital equipment. Implicit PurchasePooling Solutions offers an Internet-based, capital procurement program that facilitates collaboration between agencies and enables them to keep their individual specs, terms and conditions intact, while taking advantage of larger volume discounts. For more information about the CPPP, visit

View comments or post a comment on this story. (0 Comments)

More News

LA Metro taps Parsons to modernize RIITS communications

Provides transportation operations a consolidated, data-rich, and near real-time source of information for transportation in Southern California via an interface that allows for coordinated transportation management throughout the region.

NJ Transit reinstates MCI Commuter Coach order

In July 2016, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie had issued Executive Order No. 210 directing the immediate and orderly shutdown of all ongoing work funded under the TTFA.

New transit planning group director joins HNTB

Steven Greene will be responsible for the development and support of the firm’s expanding multimodal transit planning practice, focusing on transit and corridor studies.

President of McDonald Transit announces his retirement

Robert Babbitt will continue to stay involved in with the company, working as a consultant and helping ensure a smooth transition to new leadership.

Gannon appointed to permanent GM post for King County Metro

Gannon, 47, served as interim GM from March 2016 until now. He was Metro Deputy GM from 2013-2016, and Human Resources manager for the King County DOT from 2011-2013.

See More News

Post a Comment

Post Comment

Comments (0)

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher

Automotive Fleet

The Car and truck fleet and leasing management magazine

Business Fleet

managing 10-50 company vehicles

Fleet Financials

Executive vehicle management

Government Fleet

managing public sector vehicles & equipment


Work Truck Magazine

The number 1 resource for vocational truck fleets

Schoolbus Fleet

Serving school transportation professionals in the U.S. and Canada

LCT Magazine

Global Resource For Limousine and Bus Transportation

Please sign in or register to .    Close