Transportation

Harnessing Data Use and Data Storage from New Technology

By |2019-05-10T08:41:51-04:00November 29th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

As the tolling industry tries to stay on the cutting edge with new technologies in the transportation space, one evolving aspect is our ability to collect and store unprecedented amounts of data. The data we can collect not only processes toll revenue; it also gains valuable information from the roadway and how [...]

Three RS&H Transportation Leaders Promoted

By |2018-11-26T17:03:17-04:00November 26th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

RS&H, one of the leading engineering, architecture and consulting firms in the country, is promoting new transportation leaders at its home office. RS&H Vice President Kim Holland joins the Transportation-Infrastructure leadership team, Vice President Morgan County becomes the Jacksonville Office Leader, and Keith Bogart takes the reins as the firm’s Jacksonville Highway Group Leader. [...]

Paige LaBarr Finds New Career Opportunities in Texas

By |2018-10-31T14:07:58-04:00October 30th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

Paige LaBarr, PE, never imagined her career would lead her into the transportation industry. But she’s thankful that her path has led her to construction, to Texas, and to RS&H. “I feel very fortunate to be here with RS&H,” Paige said. A project engineer in RS&H’s Transportation-Construction Management group in Houston, Paige has been [...]

Second Grand Avenue Bridge Marks Engineering First

By |2018-11-08T12:39:26-04:00October 26th, 2018|Tags: , , |

The 970-foot Grand Avenue Bridge, a heavily used connector in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, is notable not only for its community tailored design, but also for the traffic-conscious method used to build it.  In 2012, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) tapped Tsiouvaras Simmons Holderness (TSH), which was acquired by RS&H in May 2018, as [...]

Sisters Creek Bridge Replacement: More than a Bridge, A Destination

By |2018-12-13T15:15:19-04:00September 27th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

While drivers take a scenic trip down State Road 105 (Heckscher Drive), the award-winning Sisters Creek Bridge replacement provides a breathtaking view of the St. Johns River and miles of pristine salt marsh wetlands. This historic archaeological site is a staple in the Jacksonville community. The existing bascule bridge was replaced with a new [...]

Nicole Jeffers wins 2018 Young Professional of the Year Award

By |2018-09-12T14:43:53-04:00August 2nd, 2018|Tags: , , |

The three associates who nominated Nicole Jeffers for the 2018 Young Professional of the Year award agree: she is a leader among her peers – conscientious, hard-working, upbeat and collaborative. Niki, who works in the Orlando, Fla., office, leads the office’s tolls design group, as part of its Transportation-Infrastructure Practice. Niki began her career [...]

RS&H Helps Construct North Carolina’s First Scissor Bridges

By |2018-12-20T13:07:39-04:00July 27th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

When Billy Smith arrived for his job interview at RS&H, Michael Davis, his soon-to-be boss, took him to the first scissor bridge in North Carolina, the construction of which was overseen by RS&H associates in 2015. Little did Billy know, just about a year later, he would be overseeing the construction of [...]

Keys to Successful Communications with Your Toll-Paying Customers

By |2018-12-20T12:44:55-04:00July 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 [...]