Gradient Expands Service Capabilities with Key Hire: Traffic/Transportation Engineering Expert, Tony Voigt, PE, PTOE.

Anthony Voigt

Gradient Group, LLC announces Anthony (Tony) Voigt, PE, PTOE as Managing Director of Traffic/ITS Engineering. Tony will serve as a key leader to promote and manage Gradient’s traffic engineering, intelligent transportation systems (ITS), and transportation operations and planning services throughout Texas. Tony has 25 years of experience in the traffic engineering industry specializing in traffic studies and analysis, modeling and simulation, systems engineering, ITS, traffic design, and construction assurance oversight, administration, and management.

“The addition of Tony into the Gradient family is a clear indication of the firm’s ability to attract world-class talent”, states Gradient’s President, Stephanie Anderson, PE. “With his extensive and specialized background in traffic engineering and transportation planning, he provides our clients invaluable leadership from project initiation through completion.”

Tony previously served as Program Manager for Texas A&M Transportation Institute’s (TTI) Houston Research and Implementation Office where he was in charge of a research portfolio that included complex transportation project analysis, ITS system planning and evaluation, and oversight of numerous safety, operations, and planning projects. His efforts have included research and implementation projects for USDOT/FHWA, TRB, TxDOT, the Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County (METRO), Harris County, Houston-Galveston Area Council, City of Houston, and many other public agencies.

Through engagement as a private consultant, Tony has demonstrated broad expertise as it relates to traffic impact analysis, traffic signal and communications design, pavement marking and signing designs, traffic simulation and modeling, roadway and parking design, traffic control plan design, complex queuing analysis, neighborhood traffic studies, and analysis and performance measurement using vehicle probe and incident data.

Tony is a Registered Professional Engineer (PE) in the State of Texas and a certified Professional Traffic Operations Engineer (PTOE). He received his Masters and Bachelor Degrees in Civil Engineering from Texas A&M University. Additionally, Tony is a member of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE), the Texas Section of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (TexITE), and currently serves as Vice President and Board Member of the Texas Chapter of the Intelligent Transportation Society of Texas (ITS Texas).

Tony adds to Gradient’s list of TxDOT precertifications:

1.1.1 Policy Planning

1.2.1 Systems Planning

1.3.1 Subarea/Corridor Planning

1.4.1 Land Planning/Engineering

1.5.1 Feasibility Studies

4.1.1 Minor Roadway Design

4.2.1 Major Roadway Design

7.1.1 Traffic Engineering Studies

7.2.1 Traffic Signal Timing

7.4.1 Traffic Control Systems Analysis, Design & Implementation

7.5.1 Intelligent Transportation Systems

8.1.1 Signing, Pavement Marking & Channelization

8.3.1 Signalization

10.1.1 Hydrologic Studies

10.2.1 Hydraulic Design

10.3.1 Complex Hydraulic Design

10.4.3 Pump Stations-Structures

11.1.1 Roadway Construction Management & Inspection


Multi-Disciplined Services. Client-Focused Solutions.

Enhancing our communities through excellence in planning and engineering design

 

Formerly WGAnderson, LLC, Gradient is a woman-owned civil engineering firm that specializes in planning, engineering design and construction management services at the local and state level. The Houston-based firm provides engineering consulting services in both the private and public sectors across the state, offering the skills and experience required to address a variety of key engineering issues.

Our Expertise

With extensive experience communicating with governing agencies, Gradient provides expert services backed with a strong local knowledge and perspective. Our delivery of comprehensive services is efficient in terms of time, cost and ability to respond.

The Gradient team brings expertise managing projects from high-rise office buildings to public infrastructure design. Our resume includes planning, transportation, drainage, water and sanitary sewer design, franchised utility coordination, grading of commercial and multi-family developments, and paving design.

We are proud to serve the Texas market, providing solid engineering solutions to help our communities thrive. The Gradient team looks at every relationship as a partnership, and every project as an opportunity to exceed expectations. We look forward to the opportunity to help assist you on your next project.

TxDOT Pre-Certifications

Firm sequence #4126

Work categories

1.1.1 Policy Planning
1.2.1 Systems Planning
1.3.1 Subarea/Corridor Planning
1.4.1 Land Planning/Engineering
1.5.1 Feasibility Studies
4.1.1 Minor Roadway Design
4.2.1 Major Roadway Design
7.1.1 Traffic Engineering Studies
7.2.1 Traffic Signal Timing
7.4.1 Traffic Control Systems Analysis, Design & Implementation
7.5.1 Intelligent Transportation Systems
8.1.1 Signing, Pavement Marking & Channelization
8.3.1 Signalization
10.1.1 Hydrologic Studies
10.2.1 Hydraulic Design
10.3.1 Complex Hydraulic Design
10.4.3 Pump Stations-Structures
11.1.1 Roadway Construction Management & Inspection

Non-listed categories

Utility Coordination Adjustment
Utility Engineering

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