Engineering and Work-Life Balance

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When I was asked by Choice to write on the Company’s blog, I immediately thought of many topics I wanted to write about, from my past and present career endeavors to general engineering topics, or simply my family. So, I decided to talk a little bit about all the above since these are all connected, […]

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Choice Internship Program: My Experience

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I was given the opportunity to begin a paid, part-time internship with Choice Engineering Consultants during the Fall of 2019. Since then, I have been impressed by the continued excellence of the Choice Team, the working environment, and the entire company.  I began my internship with basic knowledge on the field of transportation engineering mainly […]

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Congratulations to Choice’s New PTOE!

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Please join us in congratulating Erik Echezabal, MSCE, PE and now PTOE!  According to the Transportation Professional Certification Board, Inc, “Certification as a PTOE is a powerful demonstration of requisite knowledge, skill, and ability in the specialized application of traffic operations engineering.”  Choice Engineering is very fortunate to have Erik Echezabal leading our TSM&O Program.  […]

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2020 Florida-Puerto Rico ITE Winter Workshop

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Choice Engineering Consultants recently attended the 2020 Florida-Puerto Rico ITE Winter Workshop at the Florida Turnpike Enterprise Headquarters on February 28, 2020. The topic of the workshop was on Active Arterial Management and Performance Measures Management & Reporting. As explained in the workshop, Active Arterial Management plays a part in the bigger picture of Transportation […]

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FSUTMS Comprehensive Modeling Workshop

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Choice Engineering Consultant recently attended the FSUTMS Comprehensive Modeling Workshop in FDOT District One Southwest Area Office, February 17-21, 2020.  The five-day modeling workshop covered the Florida Standard Model basics including an in-depth look at the traditional four-step modeling process: 1-trip generation (How many trips?), 2-trip distribution (Where do the trips go?), 3-mode choice (Which […]

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7th Annual Florida Automated Vehicle Summit

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Choice Engineering Consultants was excited to attend the 7th Annual Florida Automated Vehicle Summit in Downtown Miami from November 20 through 22, 2019.  Notable guests at the event included Florida Governor Ron DeSantis and Florida Senator Jeff Brandes.  Both Carlos Francis and Erik Echezabal attended the 3-day summit.  They both attended numerous Automated, Connected, Electric, […]

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Excellence Happens, Coffee Helps

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At Choice Engineering we work hard not only on engineering projects, but also building a strong and happy team.  If you are at our office one afternoon and you hear a special bell ring, don’t be surprised to see our staff rushing to the coffee station to enjoy an out of this world colada (expresso) […]

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Families Make Our Team Stronger

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The Choice team extends beyond the staff in our office.  Often, family members like to surprise the Choice team by generously providing delicious treats.  The excitement around the office when edible surprises occur is beyond description.  Thank you Melissa, Nathan, Angie, and Kathy!

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Summer 2019 Internships

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At Choice Engineering Consultants, we believe in cultivating the future generation of engineers.  During the summer months, we offered a Summer Internship to recent high school graduates interested in the field of Traffic Engineering.  Christian Alfaro and Marcela Aguilar supported Professional Engineers in various hands-on tasks.  As they assisted on various FDOT projects, they learned […]

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