Transportation Expert 45644 CA(N)


Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience as a mechanical engineer with design and analysis of complex transportation systems, project planning and implementation, and feasibility studies. My past transportation projects have included intercity, commuter, rapid transit, high-speed, and light rail systems, alternative and conventional fuel buses, Automated Guideway Transit (AGT), and Personal Rapid Transit (PRT). My transportation evaluation and planning studies have included detailed assessment of transit technologies and economic analysis of capital, operational, and maintenance costs. I have also performed business planning and diversification studies, competitive analyses, market research, and economic forecasting. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Areas of Expertise


Consulting Experience

My consulting services include: design and analysis of complex transportation systems; technical and procurement management services; bid review and evaluation services; technical evaluation, site inspection, and fabrication process assessment. My transportation projects include: intercity, commuter, rapid transit, high-speed, and light-rail systems; alternative and conventional fuel buses; Automated Guideway Transit (AGT); Personal Rapid Transit (PRT).


Professional Experiences




Relevant Experiences

I am President of a business management consulting firm and I have 22 years of experience in transportation consulting with the design and analysis of complex bus transportation systems, project planning and implementation, feasibility studies, and engineering.  I have applied my skills to a variety of bus transportation projects, including intercity, commuter, and transit. These have included intracity transit bus operations analysis, route corridor design, operational system performance, ADA accessibility, traffic safety analysis, transit operational regulatory issues, and others.  Specific projects have included those for the City of Delano, Greater New Haven Transit District, Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority, City of Charleston, Wynn Resorts, and others.


Education

DegreeSubjectInstitution

Licenses Certifications

Registered Professional Engineer in Mechanical Engineering in CA and NV

Awards & Affiliation

Primary Affiliation

Society of Automotive Engineers


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