Our experts know about Big Data. We collect it, analyze it, visualize it and model it to help you make decisions for your community.

We recently partnered with Continuum, an organization that comes at questions from the other direction – they focus on small data to inform decisions through qualitative rather than quantitative.

Nate Higgins, Senior Associate at CS, and Buck Sleeper, Senior Designer at Continuum, converged on one idea: the friendship between big and small data.

The Urban Transportation Monitor published Better Asset Management After MAP-21, by senior professional Reagan Lynn of CS Software. In the article, Lynn explains the four benefits of asset management beyond helping agencies meet State of Good Repair reporting requirements. Click the PDF below to read the article.

*This article is shared with permission from Lawley Publications, publishers of The Urban Transportation Monitor, where it originally appeared in Volume 31, Number 6 on August 31, 2017.

With our longstanding commitment to building the future of the transportation profession through education, we are pleased to announce the third year of the Cambridge Systematics New Faculty Award through the Council of University Transportation Centers (CUTC). It recognizes individuals who have the same goal as ours: to support and educate tomorrow’s thought leaders. 

Recently, Railway Age shared the video chronicling our 45 years of leadership in transportation and quoted Brad Wright, CS President and CEO, capturing his thoughts on our history and growth.

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Young Professionals in Transportation (YPT) selected CS’ Joe Zissman and David Baumgartner as the recipients of the YPT Boston Awards.

On Thursday, September 28, Cambridge Systematics (CS) President and CEO Brad Wright unveiled a video chronicling the firm’s history and achievements, looking to its future, and sharing results of a yearlong survey defining how the staff view CS at 45.

Cambridge Systematics with GLDPartners has been contracted with the Utah Inland Port Committee to conduct an inland port feasibility study. Our experts will select potential sites, asses the financial and technical viability of each location, provide comparisons to other inland ports and present their recommendations to the Committee.

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Quoted in Mass Transit, Chris Titze, Senior Transportation Planner, and Anurag Komanduri, Senior Travel Demand Modeler, discuss advocacy for open data and how using open systems now can help inform future transportation innovations.

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Quoted on the SearchHRSoftware website, Linda Cataldo, Director of Human Resources, explains how Halogen Software has helped CS foster a culture of feedback by streamlining performance evaluations, monitoring goals and offering a platform that establishes development and learning paths.

The Centralina Council of Governments (CCOG) has partnered with Cambridge Systematics (CS) to plan and host three workshops for public and private sector organizations focusing on the benefits, challenges and impacts of autonomous and connected vehicles (ACV) to North Carolina’s transportation network. The workshops, titled “Clearing the Hype,” “Discussing the Impacts” and “Developing an Action Plan,” will take place in Charlotte on August 23, September 20 and October 25, respectively.

New York State DOT’s Varghese Abraham, Director - Project Management Office, published an article in CIO Review on the experience developing its successful Sign Information Management System with Cambridge Systematics, built on the open source TransAm platform. He cites the value of effective planning to take advantage of open source for its flexibility, community, customization and lack of vendor lock-in.

Asked by WSB-TV in Atlanta about the value of adding truck only lanes to I-75, Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) cited its trust in the expertise of Cambridge Systematics. Click here to learn more.

July 5, 2017 (MEDFORD, MA) – Cambridge Systematics (CS) President and CEO Brad Wright announced this week that, effective immediately, the firm is consolidating its planning practices under the leadership of CS Principal and Executive Vice President James Brogan. The group will handle all of CS’ work in planning and management, as well as implementation services.

Previously, CS’ Transportation Planning and Management area and its Freight Planning group worked closely together on many projects but were under separate business line leadership.

June 23, 2017 (MEDFORD, MA) – The shareholders of Cambridge Systematics elected Bob Skinner to the firm’s Board of Directors on Wednesday, June 21. Skinner’s election expands the Board to seven members, including five external directors.  Lance Neumann, CS’ former President, serves as Chairman of the Board.