Traffic Engineering

Traffic Studies:

Capital’s transportation services include traffic engineers with experience in conducting traffic county, long range transportation studies, and ITS study

The transportation planning group offers a wide range of services in the following areas of specialty:

  • Traffic studies
  • Long-range transportation planning
  • Multimodal corridor planning
  • Program management
  • Traffic operations
  • Site impact analysis
  • Travel demand forecasting
  • Transportation financing and strategic planning
  • Freight and rail planning
  • Land use planning
  • Multimodal/transit planning
  • Public involvement programs
  • General planning consultancy
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)

Capital provides complete services for signalization design, ranging from isolated intersections to coordinated signal systems. We provide our clients with expertise in development of signalization construction plans and specifications, and signal coordination phasing and timing plans.

In addition to these services, Capital also specializes in using advanced traffic operations software, such as Synchro, to simulate vehicular traffic operations for coordinated traffic signal systems. The use of this tool not only helps development of signal coordination phasing and timing plans, but also provides an excellent tool for presentations to clients and the public for roadway improvement projects. A full range of traffic engineering support is available, including the following services:

Development and management of:

  • Signalization plans
  • Minor intersection improvement plans
  • Signing and pavement marking plans
  • Signing and pavement marketing inventories

Construction phasing review of:

  • Signalization plans
  • Signing and pavement marking plans
  • Maintenance-of-traffic plans

Performance of traffic studies to:

  • Obtain connection permits
  • Improve hazardous roadways and intersections
  • Develop and implement signal system timing plans

Management of:

  • Consultant contracts
  • Permit applications for installation of traffic signals