Anthony Voigt joins Houston-based, woman-owned civil engineering firm, expanding its list of service offerings.
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).
Additionally, Tony adds to Gradient’s list of TxDOT precertification:
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
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