Summary of Sensitivity Analysis on Driver Calibration Parameters

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Summary of Sensitivity Analysis (Synchro 11 – SimTraffic) Osvaldo A. Rodriguez, E.I. is a full-time traffic engineer for Choice Eng. and a part-time graduate student at Florida International University (FIU); currently pursuing his master’s degree in transportation. This Fall 2020 semester, Osvaldo was tasked by FIU to perform a sensitivity analysis on three of the […]

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District 6 – Districtwide Signalized Intersection Lighting Efforts

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The Choice Engineering Team has been working diligently to improve the lighting condition along eleven corridors in Miami Dade County. This effort is in support of the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) response to nearly 500 pedestrian fatalities per year calculated between 2009 and 2013. In 2013, the Department calculated a total of 8,410 pedestrian […]

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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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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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Meet Our Newest Team Members

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Olsen Deronvil joins Choice Engineering with 8 years of experience in signalization, lighting and traffic engineering on Florida’s transportation infrastructure.  His career has focused on various aspects of traffic engineering and traffic design projects in North, South, and Central Florida for FDOT District’s 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, and 7, Miami-Dade Expressway Authority (MDX), Florida’s […]

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FDOT D6 Districtwide Plans Review Consultant & Support Services

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Choice Engineering Consultants, Inc. has been selected by the Florida Department of Transportation, Traffic Operations Office for the Districtwide Plans Review Consultant & Support Services.  Through this contract, Choice Engineering will offer the Department engineering, research, and coordination for reviewing maintenance of traffic plans, signalization plans, and signing & pavement marking plans to ensure they […]

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