WestConnex is part of Sydney’s integrated transport plan that is easing congestion, creating jobs and connecting communities. It’s also providing crucial support for the city’s long-term economic and population growth.
“I’m Ben, an engineering student doing an Industrial Placement Year with Atkins. Last Christmas I applied for a placement in Transportation, but was unsuccessful in the situational judgement test. This meant I could not continue the process and I hadn’t got the placement.
In May 2018 Zealand University Hospital launched Denmark’s first driverless bus inside the hospital. Following its success, the plan is for more driverless buses to transport passengers between the hospital and the nearby Ølby Station.
Jerel Rackley is a Transportation Engineer who, since graduating from Texas A&M University in 2002, has spent his career serving agencies in the design and oversight of roadway projects. He has been at Atkins since August of 2011 and is a recent graduate of the Building People Leaders program. He took some time to share his experiences about the Mentoring Program.
The Rail Week initiative has been the brainchild of the professional networking association Young Rail Professionals (YRP), supported by many organisations across the rail industry pledging to host events and reach out to schools, colleges and parents in their area.
I’m Sam, transport planner at Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, in the UK. I work in Bristol, in a laid-back, young team that enjoys plenty of socials at the pub. My team is made up of a diverse bunch of people. We’re all passionate about what we do, and the end results show it. Our diversity means we bring different ideas and viewpoints to the table and this helps us come up with some amazing solutions.
Following public consultation in 2017, the Government announced the first wave of funding from the ‘National Roads Fund’ to be spent on the Major Road Network (MRN) and/or Large Local Major (LLM) schemes
The Purple Line is a new 16.2 mile, light rail transit line, running east-west between Bethesda, Maryland, and New Carrollton, Maryland. The first direct suburb-to-suburb rail link in the region, the project will connect five major activity centers just north of Washington DC with a total of 21 stations and platforms. It will also link commuters to existing transit, helping to ease the notoriously congested Capital Beltway region.