Roadway Safety: Lessons Learned from the COVID-19 Pandemic – Part 2 of 2

Posted by on Sep 15, 2020 in Road Safety, Safety, Transportation, Uncategorized | No Comments
Roadway Safety: Lessons Learned from the COVID-19 Pandemic – Part 2 of 2

The world looks different today than it did yesterday. As we face the unknown of the coronavirus, Sain Associates will continue to bring weekly content to the blog. We find comfort in providing uplifting news but also bringing a sense of routine while we navigate through this fluid environment. By: Luana Broshears, PhD, PE, RSP2i […]

Roadway Safety: Lessons Learned from the COVID-19 Pandemic – Part 1 of 2

Posted by on Sep 8, 2020 in Road Safety, Safety, Transportation | No Comments
Roadway Safety: Lessons Learned from the COVID-19 Pandemic – Part 1 of 2

The world looks different today than it did yesterday. As we face the unknown of the coronavirus, Sain Associates will continue to bring weekly content to the blog. We find comfort in providing uplifting news but also bringing a sense of routine while we navigate through this fluid environment. By: Luana Broshears, PhD, PE, RSP2i […]

The New and Improved I-65 Corridor in North Shelby County

Posted by on Jun 30, 2020 in Sain Projects | No Comments
The New and Improved I-65 Corridor in North Shelby County

The world looks different today than it did yesterday. As we face the unknown of the coronavirus, Sain Associates will continue to bring weekly content to the blog. We find comfort in providing uplifting news but also bringing a sense of routine while we navigate through this fluid environment.  By: Jeff Stephenson, P.E., PTOE As […]

Did You Know? What To Do When a Signal Is In Flash

Did You Know? What To Do When a Signal Is In Flash

By: Jeremy Greer, P.E. Traffic signals are part of daily life for most U.S. citizens.  Traffic signals are commonly seen at roadway intersections and primarily function to assign the right-of-way to the various traffic movements.  A traffic signal uses three colors, directional arrows, and circular indications to convey certain messages to drivers.  When signals work […]

Sain & TDOT Work to Improve Traffic Flow and Safety

Posted by on Feb 27, 2018 in Road Safety, Safety, Sain Projects | No Comments
Sain & TDOT Work to Improve Traffic Flow and Safety

By: Richard Holt, P.E, M.ASCE The Tennessee Department of Transportation has a plan to improve traffic flow and safety for the corridor between I-40 and Clarkrange, Tennessee; a distance of approximately 13 miles.  The corridor consists of four different segments assigned to design consultants.  Sain Associates is preparing roadway design plans for the second segment within […]

Riverchase Drive Project

Posted by on Oct 26, 2017 in CE&I, Sain Projects | No Comments
Riverchase Drive Project

Author: Shawn Calhoun, Design Engineer/CE&I Inspector Last year Sain Associates prepared the design plans for widening Riverchase Drive in Phenix City, AL to improve the traffic flow in that area. The design added a right turn lane to the eastbound US 80 entrance ramp and additional lanes from the westbound US 80 exit ramp.  The […]

Driveways: They’re Not as Simple as You Think!

Posted by on Sep 27, 2016 in Road Safety | No Comments
Driveways: They’re Not as Simple as You Think!

People are often surprised to find out that they need to obtain a permit before adding a driveway that accesses their property from the highway.  The addition of a driveway could have an adverse impact on the safety and operation of the highway, so a permit must be acquired to ensure that a balance is […]