Mass Transit and Rail Engineering and Design Services

METRO Rail Operations Center Expansion Houston, Texas

KCI provides planning and engineering design services for mass transportation projects ranging from bus maintenance facilities to high-speed rail lines. Our project teams draw from the expertise of civil, mechanical/electrical, traffic, and structural engineers, as well as transportation and land use planners, and construction managers. We provide solutions that address the increasing demand for urban connectivity, commuting and efficient movement of freight. We work in partnership with our clients, developers, architects and the public to maximize joint and transit-oriented development opportunities at existing and proposed facilities. Our engineering teams develop contract documents, schedules and estimates, and oversee construction of terminal facilities, transit stations and platforms, park-and-ride lots, bus operation and maintenance facilities, light and heavy rail, and high-speed rail lines. Services include:

  • Multimodal transportation planning
  • Alignment alternatives
  • Mass transit studies and facility designs
  • Terminal and station facility design
  • Condition inspection and evaluation of existing structures
  • Maintenance facility planning and design
  • Park and ride lot layout and design
  • Construction management and inspection
Dulles Corridor Metrorail Extension, Virginia
Dulles Corridor Metrorail Extension, Virginia

Projects have included bus and rail transit studies; design of a new maintenance building; modification of existing building for car lift; automated guide way systems; stations; and line sections including elevated, at-grade, and tunnel structures.