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Highway Engineering

Highway Engineering

The KMA Highway Engineering Department has wide-ranging experience with inspection, design, and construction in these types of highway facilities:

  • Interstate, Arterial, Collector and Local Roadways
  • Interchanges (fully-controlled and limited access)
  • Signalized Intersections
  • Unsignalized Intersections, including roundabouts
  • Auxiliary Lanes and Ramps, including jug handles
  • Utility and ITS Facilities

The Highway Engineering Department has the ability to perform analysis and design of highways and other roadway components/systems in accordance with AASHTO, FHWA, and other various state standards.  We have licensed highway design Professional Engineers with over twenty years design experience in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Maryland.  From conceptual design to project closeout, we can provide transportation services in full or in part for our clients.

The following is a listing of our design expertise under highway design:

  • Highway Alignment and Geometric Design (Horizontal, Vertical, and Super-Elevation)
  • Interchange, Intersection, and Roundabout Design
  • 3-D Virtual Modeling and Visualization
  • Earthwork Analyses
  • Erosion and Sediment Control plans and permitting
  • Signing and Pavement Markings
  • Pedestrian Safety / Sidewalk ADA Compliance
  • Green infrastructure and low impact design
  • Context sensitive design
  • Pedestrian and bicycle facilities design
  • Guide rail inspection and design
  • Right-Of-Way Impact Assessment and Mapping
  • Maintenance of Traffic Analysis and Plans (Signed and Detoured Construction)
  • Access Management
  • Long Range And Detailed Construction Cost Estimates
  • Life Cycle Cost Analysis
  • Utility Coordination, Relocation, and Design
  • Design/Build
  • Corridor studies
  • Constructability and QA/QC reviews
  • Bid package preparation
  • Construction consultation
  • Independent Quality Assurance/Quality Control reviews