Transportation

Keys to Successful Communications with Your Toll-Paying Customers

By |2018-12-20T12:44:55+00:00July 26th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

Toll-related marketing and communication is not exactly going to earn your toll agency the same recognition or adoration as marketing for commercial brands like Amazon or GEICO – nor do toll agencies typically allocate that kind of money towards marketing and communication activities. However, marketing new road openings, communicating the advantages of opening [...]

US 183 South Project Takes Shape in Austin

By |2018-09-11T21:12:23+00:00July 20th, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

RS&H is currently providing inspection services to the Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority for the US 183 South Bergstrom Expressway project. The $743 million project is approximately 50 percent complete. Set to open in phases starting in 2019, the expressway is expected to be fully open to traffic by mid-2020. The project broke ground [...]

RS&H Hires Mackey as Northern Virginia Transportation Leader

By |2018-09-11T23:10:55+00:00July 11th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

RS&H, one of the leading transportation engineering and construction management firms in the nation, has hired Steve Mackey, PE, as its Northern Virginia Transportation Leader and to run its Mid-Atlantic – North Bridge Group. “Steve has successfully led many high-profile, large-scale transportation projects, including many here in Northern Virginia,” said RS&H Vice President and [...]

Associates Lend Voices at Vision Zero Summit in Texas

By |2018-09-11T21:20:54+00:00June 29th, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

On June 15, 2018, San Antonio held its first Vision Zero Summit, an all-day conference that brought more than 150 people together to learn about making Texas roadways safer for all users. RS&H was a sponsor of the sold-out event, where transportation industry experts from across the nation shared their expertise and discussed technological [...]

RS&H T-CM Team Tames Tricky Tunnel Paving Job

By |2018-12-20T13:12:34+00:00June 27th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

The Big Walker Mountain Tunnel sneaks up like a ghost on motorists traveling Interstate 77 through Virginia’s Appalachian Mountains. Big Walker Mountain is the first mountain along the interstate that crews could not snake the road around – so motorists have been driving through it for 46 years. They’re now traveling on a fresh [...]

RS&H Master Plan Positions Grand Rapids Airport for Growth

By |2018-10-04T01:17:46+00:00June 27th, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

When Aviation Planning Services Group Vice President Jeff Mishler signed on to the Gerald R. Ford International Airport Master Plan, his team brought more than just planning savvy to the table; it also boasted an airfields and buildings design capability – a practical and financial attribute pure planning firms lack.“If you don’t have a good [...]

Associates Inspire Next Generation of Women in STEM

By |2018-10-04T01:20:16+00:00June 20th, 2018|Tags: , , |

After RS&H engineers Priscilla Brubeck and Maria Ruiz completed a STEM workshop for teen and pre-teen girls, a fifth grader walked up to the pair and told them she wanted to be a computer engineer.“At that age, I didn’t even know what an engineer was,” Priscilla said. “It’s so important to plant that seed early [...]

Progressive Design-Build Enters Transportation Market

By |2018-12-20T12:35:47+00:00June 18th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , |

Progressive design-build is prevalent in the water and wastewater market sector. However, this procurement type has lagged in the transportation market, specifically the heavy highway market. Could progressive design-build mitigate the liability concerns associated with traditional design-build in other markets? The answer is yes.

Video Team Wins International Awards

By |2018-09-13T13:42:11+00:00June 14th, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

RS&H can now add its video team to the list of internationally award-winning groups within the company, after the production group took home two bronze wins in the 2018 Telly Awards. The Telly Awards, an international competition that garners more than 12,000 entries spanning all 50 states and 5 continents, features entries from some [...]