Transportation

VDOT Contract Showcases Cross-Practice Team’s Depth, Breadth of Skills

By |2019-06-20T12:35:44-04:00June 18th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

The ink on the contract was barely dry, and the Virginia Transportation-Infrastructure (T-I) and Transportation-Construction Management (T-CM) teams were already hard at work. During the first 17 days of RS&H’s five-year, $25 million contract with the VDOT Fredericksburg District, associates in the Virginia and San Antonio offices helped to negotiate, execute and perform a [...]

RS&H Promotes Two Leaders to Continue Growth in Virginia, Mid-Atlantic Region

By |2019-05-29T16:33:10-04:00May 29th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

RS&H, a national engineering, architecture and consulting firm, has promoted two leaders in Virginia to capitalize on its success in the region. RS&H’s John Vandergriff, PE has been promoted to Vice President and the firm’s Virginia Leader, while Mark McElwain will fill Vandergriff’s previous role of Richmond Office Leader. Over the last year, RS&H’s [...]

Lesner Bridge Stands as Signature Structure for Virginia Beach

By |2019-05-28T09:40:26-04:00May 9th, 2019|Tags: , , |

In the mornings, the newly opened Lesner Bridge across Lynnhaven Inlet in Virginia Beach is the perfect place for an incline workout, as runners, walkers and cyclists use the wide sidewalks on either sides of the twin spans. In the evenings, streetlights illuminate the passage for vehicles overhead while brilliant shades of blue, magenta [...]

Three Reasons to Choose a Dynamic Pricing Model — and Where to Start

By |2019-05-10T08:41:41-04:00April 30th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

Dynamic pricing is a fairly new approach to managed lane tolling, but one that is rapidly increasing in popularity across the country. The growth in use of this pricing approach corresponds to the sheer number of benefits it provides to the travelling public and to public agencies. 1. Congestion Relief Managed [...]

RS&H Wins ACEC-IL Award for Chapel Hill Road Bridge Rehab

By |2019-04-16T09:28:28-04:00April 16th, 2019|Tags: , , |

RS&H recently picked up the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) Illinois 2019 Engineering Excellence Award for the Chapel Hill Road Bridge rehabilitation project over the Fox River in McHenry County, Illinois. This award recognizes an engineering achievement that demonstrates a high degree of merit, is original and innovative, adds future value to the [...]

OpenRoads Provides Benefits for Transportation Design

By |2019-03-27T16:16:55-04:00March 19th, 2019|Tags: , , |

For years, road and bridge projects of all shapes and sizes have been built off of plan sheets cut by engineers. Even with the advent of three-dimensional (3D) modeling, designers have still relied on two-dimensional plan sheets to take their concepts to construction. But there is a shift in design mentality developing in the [...]

Ryan Vasile Named Northeast Florida Young Engineer of the Year

By |2019-03-13T10:10:40-04:00March 13th, 2019|Tags: , , |

RS&H Senior Structural Engineer Ryan Vasile has long-earned praise from colleagues and clients. Earlier this month, he picked up honors from his profession. Vasile was named Northeast Florida’s Young Engineer of the Year Award. The award honors the Florida Engineering Society (FES), American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and American Society of Highway Engineers [...]