Posts Tagged ‘Transportation’

Affinis and KU Kick-Off Industry Partnership

Posted on Friday, September 11th, 2015 by Peggy Amor
In Community, Transportation Engineering, tagged in Tags: , , , , , http://affinis.us/affinis-ku-kick-industry-partnership/

This week, we had the opportunity to host some of the transportation engineering faculty from the University of Kansas. The meeting served as a kick-off for what both groups intend to be a long-lasting relationship. Dr. Alexandra Kondyli, Dr. Steven Schrock, and Molly Paugh from the School of Engineering spent a few hours with our […]

Safe Routes to School in Sedalia, Missouri

Posted on Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 by Mike McKenna
In Clients, Projects, Traffic, Transportation Engineering, tagged in Tags: , , , , , http://affinis.us/safe-routes-school-sedalia-missouri/

Two years ago, the City of Sedalia received Safe Routes to School funding from the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT). The funds were awarded to improve pedestrian access between Horace Mann Elementary and the adjacent neighborhoods. The existing pedestrian facilities along this nine-block project were in disarray. Broken concrete, steep slopes, missing sections, and lack […]

Precast Concrete Pavement

Posted on Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 by Kristen Leathers
In Materials, Transportation Engineering, tagged in Tags: , , , Pre Cast Concrete

Precast concrete pavement is an old tool making some fresh waves in the Kansas City area. We recently hosted Tim Sylvester, founder of Integrated Roadways, for a lunch and learn. He shared with us and our clients the uses, installation, and future capabilities of precast pavement. Precast concrete pavement has been installed in a handful […]

Affinis Hosts Concrete Pavement and Roundabout Event

Posted on Wednesday, May 21st, 2014 by Mike McKenna
In Materials, Traffic, Transportation Engineering, tagged in Tags: , , , concrete paved street

Concrete pavement is returning to common use in the paving industry.  To help our co-workers and clients stay informed we welcomed Todd LaTorella, PE the Executive Director of the Missouri/Kansas Chapter of the American Concrete Pavement Association for a presentation on jointing of concrete pavement. The presentation included good updates about how the specifications for […]