Solutions to move people, goods and your project forward.

Today’s infrastructure must be built with an eye toward the future. Shifting demographics, increasing populations, and growing economies dictate how goods and people navigate the built environment. Meeting tomorrow’s mobility challenges requires technical expertise, state-of-the-art technology, and innovative solutions. LAN delivers balanced solutions to transportation demands with a team of dedicated professionals. We understand that listening to clients and involving the community for input on issues and desired outcomes are essential. We make quality, cost-effective, and leading-edge solutions our goal in order to satisfy both clients and the community today and in years to come.

Services LAN provides include:

  • Bridge design
  • Feasibility and corridor studies
  • Highway design and construction phase services
  • Intelligent transportation systems
  • Neighborhood traffic management
  • Pedestrian and bicycle planning and design
  • Public outreach/involvement
  • Roadway design
  • Signal timing plans
  • Toll roads and express lanes
  • Traffic analysis, 3D simulation & design
  • Transportation planning

10,596 square miles covered by LAN transportation master planning efforts since 2004

LAN engineers hold TxDOT precertifications in 42 categories

Transportation Services Leadership

Bob Austin

Bob Austin, P.E.

Senior Associate, Team Leader

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.

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