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Bridge Intelligence Wins TRB Six Minute Pitch

Bridge Intelligence won this year’s “Six Minute Pitch” competition with their revolutionary 3D mobile bridge inspection app, InspectX. Hooman Parvardeh, co-founder and managing director of Bridge Intelligence, made the pitch for InspectX to a standing-room-only crowd at a special session of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) Annual Meeting. Hooman says he was inspired to create InspectX … Continue reading

Closing Soon! Maryland Job Alert: Engineer I/II

Engineer I/II Prince George’s County Department of Public Works and Transportation (DPW&T) This position is located in Largo, MD. The Prince George’s County Department of Public Works and Transportation (DPW&T) is currently seeking qualified applicants to fill a vacancy in the Engineering I/II class of work, Grade G23/G26, in the Office of Engineering and Project … Continue reading

Apply for the APTF Scholarship!

The American Public Transportation Foundation (APTF) is now accepting scholarship applications for 2017. In furthering our mission to increase and retain the number of individuals choosing the transit field as a career, the APTF will award a minimum of twenty scholarships, ranging from $2,500 to $5,000 each, to college students or transit professionals who are … Continue reading

NJ Internship Opportunity: NJ Transit

Summer 2017 Internship Opportunity – NJ TRANSIT Bus Service Planning Application deadline: April 21, 2017 This position is located in NJT Headquarters, 1 Penn Plaza, Newark, New Jersey Primary Tasks Under the direction of NJ TRANSIT’s Director of Bus Service Planning and under the direction of Principal & Senior Service Planners within the Bus Service … Continue reading

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Choo choo. #modeltrain display at Norfolk Southern. #trains #transportation #model #hobbies YPT Austin was instrumental in supporting the Greenroads Boot Camp hosted by CTRMA in Austin.  Increase your sustainability street cred, and learn more about Greenroads International, one of our Silver Sponsors! #transportation #sustainability #green #transit #engineering #thankful The #Alaska #Railroad’s main line stretches 470 miles from Seward to #Fairbanks, #connecting communities all along Southcentral and Interior Alaska. The main line was completed in 1923 after 9 years of construction; President Warren G. Harding traveled to Alaska for the occasion and personally drove in the Golden Spike to finish the job. In 1943, the Railroad completed a 12-mile spur to the tiny port town of Whittier. In total, the Alaska Railroad provides regularly scheduled passenger service along 482 miles of track – an expanse greater than the distance between #Boston and #Washington, D.C. #friday #trains #transportation Check this amazing #sunset shot, shared by our equally amazing Director of Chapter Development @wbybanana. What a picture. Wow. #atlanta @yptatlanta #trains #westside #scenery Join @yptransportation / @yptseattle / Greenroads for Green #Transportation Camp on April 23rd. This is a great opportunity to come together with like-minded professionals, the curious, and the experts and learn about the newest and latest in #green transportation. YPT Members register for a discounted fee. Tickets are available at greenroads.org. Exciting (and bigger) things happening in #Texas. #austin #transit #planning #development #infrastructure