GIS as a Tool to Develop Opportunities for Resource Sharing between Agencies
Date published: Resource type: MapExternal link: Summary: Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) worked together to develop opportunities to share resources that would create mutual benefits. Facility Management data from both agencies was collected and mapped using GIS to show potential facilities that could be shared between the two agencies, resulting in cost savings, increased productivity, and enhanced communication and cooperation between the two agencies. From data shared between the two agencies, agency officials made a strategic work plan for inter-agency collaboration that resulted in project savings of over $20 million.
This document addresses the following performance areas: • Other Asset Types.
Intended audiences:DOT LeadershipIntended messages:We've Got ThisIntended messengers:DOT Program Manager
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DISCLAIMER: The opinions and conclusions expressed or implied herein are not necessarily those of the Transportation Research Board, the National Academies, or the program sponsors. NCHRP Project 20-24(93)B(02) was sponsored by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, in cooperation with the Federal Highway Administration, and was conducted in the National Cooperative Highway Research Program, which is administered by the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies.