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53 ACRONYMS ACG Associated General Contractors of America LRT Light rail transit Agency CM Agency construction management MAX Metropolitan Area Express ASBCA Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals MWAA Metropolitan Washington Airports Author- ARTC (ATC) Air Rail Transit Consortium ity BAFO Best and final offer NASFA National Association of State Facilities Ad- BART Bay Area Rapid Transit ministration BATC Bay Area Transit Consultants NPV Net present value BOT Build-operate-transfer NPVT Final net present value BRT Bus rapid transit O&M Operation and maintenance CA Comprehensive agreement ODOT Oregon Department of Transportation CAPRA Capital reserve account ORD Operations readiness date CMAR Construction-Manager-at Risk OTP On-time performance COM Contractor operations and maintenance PATCO Port Authority Transit Corporation CTB Commonwealth Transportation Board (of Vir- PFC Passenger facility charges ginia) PPP Public-private partnership CTC California Transportation Commission PPTA Virginia's Public Private Transportation Act DART Dallas Area Rapid Transit QA/QC plans Quality control measures DB Design-build RDA Route daily availability DBB Design-bid-build REA Request for equitable adjustment DBE Disadvantaged business enterprises RFP Request for proposals DBOM Design-build-operate-maintain RFQ Request for qualifications DIA Dulles International Airport SA Station availability DRB Dispute resolution board SCADA Supervisory control and data acquisition DRPT Virginia Department of Rail and Public SEPTA Southeastern Pennsylvania Transit Author- Transportation ity DTP Dulles Transit Partners SFIA San Francisco International Airport EBD Escrowed bid documents SNJTRLS Southern New Jersey Light Rail Transit EC Evaluation committee System FA Fleet availability TBD To be determined FAA Federal Aviation Administration Trimet Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation FFGA Full funding grant agreement District of Oregon FTA Federal Transit Administration ULURP Uniform land use review procedure GEC General engineering consultant VECP Value engineering change proposals GMP Guaranteed maximum price WMATA Washington Metropolitan Area Transit LFA Local funding agreement Authority LGS Lane, Granite, Slattery, Skanska joint enter- prise

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