What’s your region’s strategic plan? CS expert discusses recent regional strategic scan
What’s your region’s strategic direction? CS supported the Gulf Coast Community Foundation with a regional strategic scan to assess current conditions and emerging trends. Read about the report and thoughts from CS transportation planning expert Evan Enarson in SQR Magazine....
The Evolving Role of Transportation in Economic Development
ITE Journal published The Evolving Role of Transportation in Economic Development, by Paula Dowell, principal and director, and Isabel Victoria-Jaramillo, senior freight transportation economist, of the Economics Service Center at CS. “Transportation’s role is evolving,” our experts explain,...
Determining critical freight corridors in statewide planning
Is your statewide freight plan compliant with the FAST Act? David Willauer, CS Senior Associate, and L'Kiesha Markley, freight planning coordinator for the Maryland State Highway Administration, presented to the Hagerstown/Eastern Panhandle Metropolitan Planning Organization on critical urban and rural...
Modeling Future Mobility: New Challenges Demand a Broader Scope
METRO Magazine published Modeling Future Mobility: New Challenges Demand a Broader Scope, by CS senior associate and travel demand modeler Marty Milkovits.
“Connected and autonomous vehicles could represent a breakthrough in surface transportation,” he explains, “with potentially profound...
Cambridge Systematics Announces its 2017 Promotions to Principal and Manheim and Taggart Award Winners
President and CEO Brad Wright announced the promotion of two staff to the role of Principal, followed by the announcement of the company’s annual Manheim and Taggart award recipients.
Active Transportation Forecasting: The Critical Need for Activity-Based Modeling Tools
Many state and urban governments have set goals to increase active transportation. Is your region one of them?
With a boost in granular planning tools such as activity-based demand models transportation planners are working on creating infrastructure for...
Cambridge Systematics and The Maricopa Association of Governments win Transportation Research Board’s “Best Data Fusion Application” Award
CAMBRIDGE, MA — The Transportation Research Board (TRB) Innovations in Freight Data Workshop Planning Committee granted the “Best Data Fusion Application” award to the Mega-Regional Multi-Modal Agent-Based Behavioral Freight Model developed by the Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) and a...
CS Transportation Expert Discusses How Cities Plan for Disruption
Quoted in WIRED, Tom Harrington, Senior Associate of CS’ Transportation Planning and Management business line, discusses how cities plan for disruption, such as during San Francisco’s massive power outage.
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Director of HR Discusses CS’ People-Centric Approach in Halogen Software Press Release
Quoted in a Halogen Software news release, Linda Cataldo, Director of Human Resources, explains how the software complements CS’ people-centric workplace, where development goals and feedback are fundamental to our culture.
Albuquerque Region Project Yields New Transportation and Economic Development Opportunities
Jim Brogan, Executive Vice President and Elaine McKenzie, Associate, of Cambridge Systematics worked with GLDPartners to assess trade-related infrastructure and define the best opportunities to grow trade and increase economic development in the greater Albuquerque region.
The CS and GLDPartners...
The Top Five Ways Transportation Impacts Economic Development
Civil + Structural Engineer published The Top Five Ways Transportation Impacts Economic Development, by CS Principal Paula Dowell. "With needs far exceeding available funding,” she writes, “transportation projects should be assessed for their wider impacts using sound economic analyses.”...
How open-source platforms helped 2 agencies manage real-time info
Sarah Anderson, Senior Associate, Cambridge Systematics, discusses how open-source platforms can save transit agencies money and provide other benefits.
How To Overcome Daunting Challenges in Rural Transit with Computer-Aided Scheduling
Paul Sorensen, Senior Software Project Manager, Cambridge Systematics, discusses how one rural county used open source computer-aided scheduling to enhance its transit systems.
* This article is shared with permission from the publishers of...
Trade-Off Analysis: Fundamentals in the MAP-21 Era
Erik Cempel, Principal, Cambridge Systematics, discusses Trade-Off Analysis: Fundamental in the MAP-21 Era.*
*This article is shared with permission from Lawley Publications, publishers of The Urban Transportation Monitor, where it originally appeared...
Cambridge Systematics Selected to Study Future Interstate Highways by National Academies
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (National Academies) has selected a joint venture of Cambridge Systematics and WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, to support the future interstate study mandated in Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act of 2015 (FAST Act).