Design Team- Line Segment 4 – Valley Metro Rail (Light Rail Project)

Project: Design Team- Line Segment 4 – Valley Metro Rail (Light Rail Project)

Client:
Jacobs Engineering
875 West Elliot Road, Suite 201
Tempe AZ 85284

Contract Value: N/A

Completion Date: November 2003

Highlights: Design services, Street light design

Project Description:

Parsons Brinckerhoff Quade & Douglas, Inc. selected ARUSI to participate on the design team for line segment 4 of the Central Phoenix / East Valley Light Rail Transit Project. Working under Jacobs Engineering, the prime line segment designer, our role involves the street light design and utility coordination. This includes performing designing for power source and distribution scheme, incorporating existing service points and meter locations, gathering and researching electrical as-built drawings, and submittals of all required design plans. Our roles involve face meetings with City of Phoenix and Tempe personnel, conflict reviews, and resolving R/W issues.

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