Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)


Intelligent Transportation Systems share information that can prevent potential crashes and keep traffic moving by integrating advanced communication technologies into transportation infrastructure.  Drive Engineering has emerged as a leader in the design, deployment, testing and integration of ITS technologies and solutions for the following:

  • Dynamic Message Sign Development 
  • Closed Circuit Television Cameras
  • Roadway Weather Information Systems
  • Traffic Detection Devices (EZ Pass Tag Readers, Blue Tooth Readers)
  • Communications Infrastructure (Fiber-Optic and Cellular Routers) 
  • Electrical Infrastructure
  • Adaptive Traffic Signal Systems 

Traffic Engineering


Drive's team of traffic engineers, professional traffic operations engineers, and IMSA-certified traffic signal technicians bring a high level of expertise in planning and designing effective traffic solutions. Our traffic engineering services include:

  • Traffic Signal Design
  • Traffic Signal Retiming
  • Network Management
  • Capacity Analyses and Simulation Modeling
  • Adaptive Signal Control Evaluation and Design
  • Transportation Impact Studies (TIS) 
  • Transportation Impact Assessments (TIA)
  • Safety Studies and Audits
  • Pedestrian Facility Needs Studies
  • Data Collection of Traffic Volumes, Delays, and Speed

Systems Engineering


Drive’s Systems Engineers have experience in all aspects of the systems development life cycle. We use an interdisciplinary engineering management process to satisfy our client’s needs. Our systems engineering services include: 

  • Advanced Transportation Management Systems (ATMS) Testing
  • ITS Architecture Development
  • Concept of Operations Development
  • Systems Integration
  • Asset Management
  • Application Development
  • Inventory Management 
  • Big Data Analysis 
  • RFP Development
  • Operations Analysis  

Operations and Traffic Incident Management


Effective Transportation Operations planning coupled with proven, progressive traffic incident management strategies reduces the duration and impact of traffic incidents and improves the safety of motorists, crash victims and emergency responders. Our Traffic Operations and TIM professionals have extensive experience in comprehensive program development at the regional, state, and local level.  Our services include:  

  • Traffic Incident Management Program Planning 
  • Traffic Incident Management Training 
  • Online Training / E-Learning Program Development
  • Performance Measures for TIM Programs 
  • TSM&O Planning
  • Traffic Management Center Operations and Staffing Support
  • Safety Patrol Programs 
  • Development of Standard Operating Procedures 

Transportation Planning


Drive is experienced in providing policy plans, congestion management and long range transportation plans for departments of transportation, tolling authorities and planning organizations. Services include: 

  • Bicycle and Pedestrian Planning 
  • Congestion Management Planning 
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Multi-modal Planning 
  • Policy Planning
  • Long Range Transportation Planning 

Construction Management and Inspection


Construction Management and Inspection ensures good engineering designs, plans and specifications. Drive's experienced construction professionals provide the following services: 

  • Overseeing Construction Schedules 
  • Monitoring Compliance with Plans and Specifications 
  • Project Documentation 
  • Ensuring Work Zone Safety 
  • Acceptance Testing & Commissioning
  • Field Investigations
  • As-Built Shop Drawing, Specification Preparation and Review 

Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CAV)


To assess the opportunities, uncertainties, and technology concerns associated with Connected and Autonomous Vehicles,  a collaborative and technically diverse approach is necessary. Drive is experienced in full-life cycle assessment, development, deployment, operations, and maintenance of complex technological systems.  Drive supports the following CAV services:

  • Policy, Planning, Deployment Assistance for CAV and ITS Deployment Applications
  • Design, Specification, Cost Estimation of CAV and ITS Systems, Infrastructure, Operations and Maintenance
  • Systems Engineering Planning and Support in Lifecycle Planning of Complex CAV and ITS systems
  • Infrastructure/Detail Design of Communications Backbone
  • National Surveys to Determine National Best Practices
  • Data Sharing Agreements Review and Analysis
  • Stakeholder Workshops and Collaboration Meetings
  • Systems Development and Testing
  • Public-Private-Partnership Technical Assistance and Specifications