ODOT Selects Woolpert for 2-Year Statewide Safety Design Contract
The firm will provide multidisciplinary services to reduce traffic crashes throughout Ohio.
COLUMBUS, Ohio, June 29, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Ohio Department of Transportation ( ODOT) has signed Woolpert to a two-year Statewide Safety Design contract. The firm will provide engineering, traffic, field survey and supportive geospatial services to improve transportation safety on Ohio's most hazardous roads.
The project will be managed by Woolpert Project Manager and Transportation Engineer Jon Wiley, who has more than 30 years of traffic safety and roadway design experience. Wiley said Woolpert will provide multidisciplinary services to reduce crash frequency and severity at locations throughout the state.
"Every project will be different, from intersections and roundabouts to improved signage and crosswalks, but each will require urgent attention and action," Wiley said. "We are fortunate to have a powerhouse team of in-house engineering, survey and geospatial experts, supported by subconsultants Mead & Hunt and Burgess & Niple, who will work together to implement effective design practices and safety countermeasures to support these vital state needs."
ODOT Highway Safety Program Manager Michelle May said this project is part of Gov. Mike DeWine's strategic investment in transportation safety. The project also reinforces ODOT's initiative...