Alan Brick-Turin, PE, a senior project manager based in Gannett Fleming’s Miami, Fla., office, has been recognized by the Florida Section of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (FSITE) for authoring the Best Technical Paper of 2013.
Brick-Turin’s paper, “The Next Step in Managed Lanes—Going Beyond Creating Choices to Changing Behavior,” presents an approach for improving mobility through the implementation of managed lanes, with incentives to encourage transit and ridesharing. The paper was published in the fall 2013 issue of FLITE Magazine.
The FSITE includes the Florida-based membership of the larger Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE), an international educational and scientific association of transportation professionals who are responsible for meeting mobility and safety needs. ITE facilitates the application of technology and scientific principles to research, planning, functional design, implementation, operation, policy development and management for any mode of ground transportation. Founded in 1930, ITE includes a network of nearly 17,000 members in more than 90 countries.
With more than 37 years of experience, Brick-Turin is responsible for leading multidisciplinary teams for Gannett Fleming’s significant transportation projects. He is adept at surface transportation projects, including transit, highway, managed lanes and toll facilities, and parking and aviation landside analysis.
Brick-Turin holds a bachelor of science in civil engineering from the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn and a master of arts degree in history from George Mason University. He is a licensed professional engineer in Florida, North Carolina, Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. He is a fellow in the American Society of Civil Engineers and also in the Institute of Transportation Engineers.