Bob Austin

Bob Austin, P.E.

Senior Associate, Team Leader

RDAustin@lan-inc.com 210.499.5082

Profile

Bob Austin is a leader in the transportation preliminary engineering and design arena with more than 32 years of progressive experience in project management and design. Pre-certified in 21 TxDOT engineering categories of planning and design, he wrote the latest TxDOT Preliminary Design Course Manual and instructs both it and the PS&E Package course for TxDOT.

As the Transportation Planning and  Development Director for the Laredo District and PM on many feasibility studies, preliminary engineering and PS&E projects, he has managed major transportation engineering projects across Texas involving new location toll roads, interstate and rural highways, 2, 3, 4 and 5-level interchanges, farm-to-market roads, urban arterials and railroad and river bridges. Mr. Austin is knowledgeable and experienced in implementing Quality Assurance and Quality Control procedures in both traditional design-bid-build and in design-build projects. He has also managed many TxDOT projects, a Hays County Bond Program and uses his experience to complete projects on-time and within budget.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering, Texas A&M University

Affiliations

Texas Professional Engineer

Board Member, San Antonio Mobility Coalition

American Council of Engineering Companies

Women in Transportation