News/Press

METRO Magazine published 4 Ways Transit Agencies Can Amp Up Asset Management, by Andreas Aeppli, Principal, and Kyle Emge, Software Product Line Manager of CS Software. In the article, Aeppli and Emge describe how collaborating with other agencies, leveraging open source software, building a culture of asset management and streamlining data flows can help transportation agencies expand the benefits of asset management. Click the PDF below to read the article.

Recognized as the “highest ranking firm,” by Sherman-Denison Metropolitan Planning Organization’s Executive Director, Clay Barnett, Cambridge Systematics experts are eager to begin the Grayson County Freight Mobility Plan. This project coincides with CS’ work on the statewide Texas Freight Mobility Plan implementation, enabling our experts to apply their deep knowledge of the state’s transportation systems to a localized freight plan.

FleetOwner reported on the 2018 TRB Annual Meeting presentation on Vehicle Inventory and Use Surveys (VIUS) by CS' Jim Brogan and the Bureau of Transportation Statistics' Joy Sharp about Cambridge Systematics’ work with California and the possible resurgence of the Federal VIUS. The article cited some of the findings Brogan shared ahead of the planned summer publication of the results. Click here to read the article.

On Saturday, January 6th, Joseph Chow, PhD, PE, of New York University’s (NYU) Tandon School of Engineering received the Cambridge Systematics New Faculty Award at the Council of University Transportation Center’s annual award banquet in Washington, DC. 

The Cambridge Systematics (CS) New Faculty Award is given annually to a tenure-track faculty member in transportation education. The $2000 award recognizes outstanding teaching and research contributions to the transportation field.

Reflecting the dramatic growth, impact and continued promise of TransAMthe first open-source asset management platform for transportation—Cambridge Systematics (CS) welcomes Kyle Emge in the new role of TransAM Product Line Manager.

METRO Magazine published Maintaining a State of Good Repair: Leveraging Asset Management Programs and Platforms, by CS Software senior professionals Reagan Lynn and Jack Birger. In the article, Lynn and Birger describe why agencies are turning to versatile asset management platforms to help streamline their processes and meet federal requirements. Click the PDF below to read the article.

Mentioned in a Fulton Sun article, Cambridge Systematics experts Paula Dowell and Katie Kirk are examining two potential sites as part of the port feasibility study for the Jefferson City Area Chamber of Commerce. Click here to read the article. 

Mentioned in a Jackson Hole News & Guide article, CS’ Sean McAtee presented the travel-demand model created for Teton County at a recent community open house. McAtee explained how data will be used in the model to help the decision making process for future proposed projects. Click here to read the article.  

The Urban Transportation Monitor published Multi-Agency Collaboration Through Asset Management Platforms, by senior associate Sarah Anderson and senior professional Reagan Lynn of CS Software. In this article our experts explain the advantages and challenges of asset management collaboration and software’s role in helping agencies meet federal reporting requirements. Click the PDF below to read the article.

Mentioned in Heavy Duty Trucking, GDOT is moving forward with constructing commercial vehicle only lanes between McDonough and Macon.  The project is estimated to help reduce delays by 40% along I-75 where the project is located, improve safety and drive economic growth according to analysis conducted by CS.  Click here to read the article. 

Featured in a NRDC blog post, Cambridge Systematics’ and Georgetown Climate Center’s 2015 report Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Transportation: Opportunities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic supports that investing in a modern, clean transportation system provides significant economic benefits.

Our experts know about Big Data. We collect it, analyze it, visualize it and model it to help you make decisions for your community.

We recently partnered with Continuum, an organization that comes at questions from the other direction – they focus on small data to inform decisions through qualitative rather than quantitative.

Nate Higgins, Senior Associate at CS, and Buck Sleeper, Senior Designer at Continuum, converged on one idea: the friendship between big and small data.

The Urban Transportation Monitor published Better Asset Management After MAP-21, by senior professional Reagan Lynn of CS Software. In the article, Lynn explains the four benefits of asset management beyond helping agencies meet State of Good Repair reporting requirements. Click the PDF below to read the article.

*This article is shared with permission from Lawley Publications, publishers of The Urban Transportation Monitor, where it originally appeared in Volume 31, Number 6 on August 31, 2017.

With our longstanding commitment to building the future of the transportation profession through education, we are pleased to announce the third year of the Cambridge Systematics New Faculty Award through the Council of University Transportation Centers (CUTC). It recognizes individuals who have the same goal as ours: to support and educate tomorrow’s thought leaders. 

Recently, Railway Age shared the video chronicling our 45 years of leadership in transportation and quoted Brad Wright, CS President and CEO, capturing his thoughts on our history and growth.

Click here to find out more and watch the video. 

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