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  • OMSI Announces Master Planning Team

    OMSI to move forward with a master plan for their 16-acre campus in Portland, Oregon. Click on the attached link for more information. http://www.omsi.edu/press  

  • Doing Less With More

    FEATURE | DENNIS MITCHELL | OCTOBER 07, 2016 Doing more with less Active traffic management along Oregon’s Rte. 217 makes for a better way to drive Oregon Rte. 217 (OR 217) has always been a nightmare for drivers on Portland’s west side.   The limited access highway runs north-south for 7.5 miles through the western suburbs of Beaverton and Tigard … Read more

  • DKS Helps Get Update on Transportation Systems Plan

    DKS helps Commissioners get update on Transportation System Plan – http://goo.gl/alerts/wCnsn  #GoogleAlerts

  • Adrian Pearmine to present at Westside Economic Alliance on 12/8/16

    Adrian Pearmine to present at Westside Economic Alliance on Innovation & Collaboration That Drives a Smarter Transportation World on 12/8/16. http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07edgxn0wdfab4aff6&llr=dwvcrgcab

  • Renee Hurtado and Deena Platman serve as contributing authors for FHWA’s desk reference

    Renee Hurtado and Deena Platman serve as contributing authors for FHWA’s Planning for Transportation Systems Management and Operations Within Corridors desk reference. planning-for-transportation-sytems-desk-reference

  • Joshua Pilachowski to speak at TRANSOC on November 15

    Joshua Pilachowski to speak at 2nd Annual TRANSOC Career Panel November 15th @ 6:30 PM.

  • Bobby Sidhu to Present at TRB in January

    DKS Associates DKS’ Bobby Sidhu to present at TRB’s 96th Annual Meeting January 8-12th, 2017 in D.C. on “Exploiting New High-Resolution Transit Data Sources: Developing Improved Data-Driven Models of Transit Travel Time and Delay.” Visit the link to the interactive TRB program at: https://annualmeeting.mytrb.org/interactiveprogram/Browse

  • Kenny Chao to speak on The Future of Engineering Technology

    DKS Associates DKS’ Kenny Chao to participate on a panel discussion on The Future of Engineering Technology breakfast on Thursday, November 3 from 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m at Avenue of the Arts Hotel, located on 3350 Avenue of the Arts, Costa Mesa, California 92626. Additional information can be found on the event website: https://lnkd.in/b6WnvQA

  • Jim Daisa to speak at National Complete Streets Coalition Conference

    DKS Associates DKS’ Jim Daisa will be speaking at the National Complete Streets Coalition conference in Sacramento on November 15, 2016 representing ITE on a panel discussing design guidance. https://lnkd.in/bxyK2S4

  • Adrian Pearmine to Present at ITS California

    DKS’ Adrian Pearmine will be presenting at ITS California on October 13, 2016 on ODOT’s recent Connected and Autonomous Vehicle Roadmap, ODOT’s CV Pilot and Demonstration Developments, and Portland Metro Region’s Next Generation Transit Signal Priority Plans Utilizing CV. https://twitter.com/ITS_California

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    Seattle Transit Options for Labor Day Weekend

    Looking for a better way to get around Seattle this Labor Day weekend? We’ve gathered the best public transit options to get you where you want to be. Less time sitting in traffic, more time enjoying your weekend.

  • weather station and camera data Regional ITS
    DKS Awarded Caltrans Regional ITS Master Plan

    DKS Associates is introducing the next generation of ITS to the 16 counties in the North State Super Region for Caltrans (Districts 1, 2 and part of 3) through development of a Regional ITS Master Plan for northern California. The region is predominantly rural, with a large urban area around Redding in Shashta County. The plan provides a framework for updating and further … Read more

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    1-80 Smart Corridor to go LIVE

    The I-80 Smart Corridor project is about to go LIVE. The first phase of the I-80 ICM’s active traffic management is complete. DKS, as a sub-consultant to Kimley-Horn and Associates, developed the key systems engineering documents (Concept of Operation, System Requirements, updated Systems Engineering Management Plan, or SEMP) and the technical specification and RFP for the central management software. DKS principal, Kevin Fehon, is … Read more

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