Horizontal Curve Project: Where are We Now

Posted by on May 16, 2017
Horizontal Curve Project: Where are We Now

By: Richard Holt, PE, M.ASCE, Branch Manager In November of 2015, work began on a very large project for Sain Associates: the Horizontal Curve project. We kicked off this project with a presentation to ALDOT West Central Region (Tuscaloosa area) representatives where we gave an overview of the project and outlined its purpose. From then […]

Sain Provides Training for Road Safety Assessments

Posted by on Nov 29, 2016
Sain Provides Training for Road Safety Assessments

Posted by Becky White, PTP Sain Associates recently teamed up with the Alabama Technology Transfer Center, a local technical assistance program (LTAP), at Auburn University to teach the techniques and processes of Road Safety Assessments for practitioners in Alabama. Richard Holt, P.E., Sain Tennessee Branch Manager, and I were instructors for the seminar along with […]

Did You Know: Roadway Design and Guardrails

Posted by on May 10, 2016
Did You Know: Roadway Design and Guardrails

As civil engineers and surveyors, there are many aspects of our daily jobs that are second nature to us. But we hear common questions about our field often from the public. In this “Did You Know” blog series, we’ll answer some of these questions. The Federal Highway Administration’s guidebook entitled Flexibility in Highway Design stresses the importance […]

Sain’s Role in Alabama’s Horizontal Curve Safety Initiative

Posted by and on Apr 26, 2016
Sain’s Role in Alabama’s Horizontal Curve Safety Initiative

Each year between 800 and 900 people in Alabama die in traffic crashes.  Our goal as a state is to one day get to zero fatalities. That is a lofty goal, but when you consider the people you know and love, zero fatalities is the only acceptable standard. The Alabama Department of Transportation has many […]

Sain Associates Brand Words: EXPERIENCED

Posted by on Sep 29, 2015
Sain Associates Brand Words: EXPERIENCED

Experienced — made skillful or wise from doing something, practiced, accomplished

Having a wide range of experience is obviously a good thing when it comes to a civil engineering firm, and it was important to us that this be included as one of our new brand words.

Did You Know: Interstates and Highways

Posted by on Apr 22, 2015
Did You Know: Interstates and Highways

As civil engineers and surveyors, there are many aspects of our daily jobs that are second nature to us. But we hear common questions about our field often from the public. In this “Did You Know” blog series, we’ll answer some of these questions.

Improving Intersections in Tennessee

Posted by on Jul 8, 2014

With the ultimate goal to reduce crashes and improve the safety at stop-controlled intersections across Tennessee, our Pulaski, TN office began working on an Intersection Action Plan (IAP) in April of 2011.

Remember an Extraordinary Life at Trent Holt 5K

Posted by on Apr 29, 2014
Remember an Extraordinary Life at Trent Holt 5K

Sain Associates is proud to be a sponsor of the Fourth Annual Trent Holt 5K next Saturday, May 10, in Pulaski, Tenn.

Great Clients Make Great Partners

Posted by on Oct 16, 2012

One of the most rewarding aspects of our consulting practice is the chance to work with clients who are on a mission to achieve great things for the public good. Sain was recently re-selected to provide continuing transportation planning services to the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT).