Pilot Project

  • (noun): Activity planned as a test or trial.
    Example: "They funded a pilot project in six states"
    Synonyms: pilot program

Some articles on pilot, pilot project, project:

Athabasca University Research Centre - Origins - First Course
... Trial and error characterised the pilot period, as there was no similar model to follow for the mandate the university were given ... "World Ecology" was the first course, and was the core of the pilot project ... modelled after the Open University, but was developed in its present form during the pilot project ...
Amazonica Pilot Project
... In the course of a pilot project carried out between 2002 and 2007, around 12,000 forest Indians in the Amazon region of Ecuador gained profound experience in forward-looking development of the community ... The pilot project was concluded in 2007 ...
O-Train - Pilot Project
... The O-Train was introduced in 2001 as a pilot project to provide an alternative to the busways on which Ottawa had long depended exclusively for its high-grade transit service (see Ottawa Rapid ... As a pilot project, the O-Train system was built at the cost of $21 million, relatively little compared with the hundreds of millions of dollars usually required to build a new transit line ...
Linienzugbeeinflussung - History - Development Timeline
1978–1980 S-Bahn pilot project in Madrid (RENFE) 1 controller / 28 km or 17 mi 1980–1985 Operations start on some Deutschen Bundesbahn (DB) lines 7. 1999 Commissioning of the CIR ELKE pilot project on the Offenburg–Basel line, with CE1 system software 4 controllers 2001 Commissioning of the CIR ELKE pilot project at Achern 1 ...
Map Overlay And Statistical System - History
... The scope of the project included completing a User Needs assessment, developing a GIS functional scope, evaluating existing GIS technologies, and making recommendations ... For the first six months of 1977, the project team worked on two tasks A User Needs Assessment and an Inventory of Existing GIS technology ... In 1978, MOSS was used in a Pilot Project in 1978 totest the validity of using the new MOSS software in a real world FWS habitat mitigation project ...

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