Mass Transit published the article by CS’ Nathan Higgins, Big Data: Key to Customer Understanding and Service Delivery.

Transit agencies invest millions to transport people in the most seamless, efficient, safe and reliable manner. But evolving customer expectations require a new approach to leveraging data for superior transit services. This is why the industry must focus on Big Data.

19-year company veteran selected after comprehensive search

After an extensive search, Cambridge Systematics (CS) CEO Brad Wright announced today that, effective immediately, he has promoted Karen D. Nocito, CPA, to the role of Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Ms. Nocito brings more than 25 years of experience to the position, with the last 19 as CS’ Controller.

Launches Innovative TIERS framework for conducting economic analysis 

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) recently selected Cambridge Systematics to serve as one of six prime consultants on the Office of Operations indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract – “Technical Support Services for the FHWA Office of Operations.” This marks the fourth consecutive cycle for which Cambridge Systematics has won as a prime consultant on the IDIQ.

The United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) awarded Cambridge Systematics (CS) the contract for “Analytical Services in Support of Hazardous Materials Transportation.” CS, a transportation consulting firm based in Cambridge, Massachusetts with an office in Bethesda, Maryland, will lead a team of industry leaders to provide analysis and support.


For Metro Magazine, Sarah Anderson prepared this article, "8 Open Source Benefits Every Agency Should Know." Cambridge Systematics believes in the value of open source software platforms and we approach software development with open minds.

At the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) Awards Gala in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Thursday, August 11, 2016, Dina Baker, Director of Marketing and Communication at Cambridge Systematics, accepted a third place award on the firm’s behalf. The award, given by the longest-standing, most prestigious competition for excellence in marketing communications by professional services firms in the design/building industry, recognizes the outstanding rebranding efforts Cambridge Systematics undertook in 2015 to revamp its corporate identity.

Brandon Rivenburg, Software Development Project Manager, CS Software, Cambridge Systematics, discusses the advantages of real-time transit data.*


Derek Edwards, Associate and Project Manager, CS Software, Cambridge Systematics, weighs in on the Five Best Practices for Using Technology in Mobility Management.*




*This article is shared with permission from Lawley Publications, publishers of The Urban Transportation Monitor, where it originally appeared in Volume 30, Number 5 on June 30, 2016.

Senior Associate Sam Van Hecke quoted in a Forbes Tech article on driverless vehicles. 


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EVP of CS Software Eric Ziering explains how open source asset management tools are helping agencies achieve success. 


After marking a decade of success last fall at its 10th anniversary event, Cambridge Systematics’ (CS) New York City office staff now celebrates new leadership for its second decade.  Chris Lamm, Senior Associate, has been appointed as the Office Director.  In this role, Chris assumes responsibility for managing the operations of the NYC office, including the operations budget, administrative staff, and promoting employee welfare.

In keeping with our mission to make a difference in our communities, each of Cambridge Systematics' 12 offices across the United States has spent a part of the new year selecting a local charitable organization for a CS contribution. In combination, we are supporting programs for the homeless, the hungry, the unemployed, and victims of abuse – through education, food assistance, job readiness and advocacy. These are our communities, so providing this support is something we take personally.

We invite you to check out the organizations; 

On Monday, February 1, Cambridge Systematics (CS) Chief Operating Officer Steven Capecci and Steven Pickrell, a Principal of the firm, announced the winners of the company’s annual Manheim and Taggart awards at a meeting of its entire staff.  The awards are for efforts completed in 2015.