PASADENA, CA (June 30, 2016) – Parsons is pleased to announce that the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District Two has selected the corporation to provide final design services for an expansion of FDOT’s freeway traffic management system on I‑95 from north of the Jacksonville International Airport to the Georgia state line.
The 17-mile project will include various intelligent transportation systems and solutions, including archived data management, automatic vehicle identification, closed-circuit television cameras, dynamic message signs, microwave vehicle detection, and road weather information. Parsons will be responsible for designing the communications backbone for the traffic management system, as well as identifying and designing the individual devices required to fully cover the corridor.
“Parsons has long been at the forefront of using technology to improve the capacity and safety of roads and highways,” said Michael Johnson, Parsons Group President. “We are pleased to bring our expertise to this important project on Florida’s key interstate highway, and we applaud FDOT’s commitment to advanced traffic management across the state. These efforts increase the safety and reliability of roadways for residents, visitors, and the business community alike.”Parsons is a technology-driven engineering services firm with more than 70 years of experience in the engineering, construction, technical, and professional services industries. The corporation is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on infrastructure, defense, security, and construction. Parsons delivers design/design-build, program/construction management, systems design/engineering, cyber/converged security, and other professional services packaged in innovative alternative delivery methods to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. For more about Parsons, please visit www.parsons.com, and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube.