Tag Archives: Jeff Stephenson

Did You Know: Counting Cars is Fundamental to Traffic Engineering

By Jeff Stephenson, P.E., PTOE, Transportation Team Leader As civil engineers and surveyors, there are many aspects of our daily jobs that are second nature to us. But we hear common questions about our field often from the public. In … Continue reading

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ALSITE Focuses on Safety at Annual Meeting

By Jeff Stephenson, P.E., PTOE, ALSITE President and Sain Associates Transportation Team Leader Two years ago, we wrote about the annual Alabama Section Institute of Transportation Engineers (ALSITE) meeting that included an afternoon devoted to safety. Sain’s Vice President/Organization Development, … Continue reading

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The Importance of Leadership in Professional Organizations

By Jeff Stephenson, P.E., PTOE, ALSITE 2015 President After being an active member of Alabama Section Institute of Transportation Engineers (ALSITE) since 2005 and serving as Secretary/Treasurer and Vice President, I’m excited to fill the role as President for 2015. … Continue reading

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The Importance of Properly Timed Traffic Signals

By Laura Beth Yates, Traffic Designer and Jeff Stephenson, Team Leader/Transportation Interested in saving on fuel costs, reducing negative impacts on the environment and helping provide a more pleasant driving experience? How about cutting average travel times by as much as … Continue reading

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Our Employees Hit the Ground Running

You may have seen pictures and posts on Facebook over the weekend as many people participated in and watched the Mercedes Marathon events. It’s a big event for the state, and we were thrilled to have two of our employees, … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Sain employees on awards!

Congratulations to Sain’s Vice President/Organization Development, Becky White, and Senior Project Manager, Jeff Stephenson, on awards they received at the 40th Annual Alabama Section ITE Annual Meeting Banquet in early June. Becky received the first and very prestigious 2011 Transportation … Continue reading

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When adaptive signals are a good fit

By Jeff Stephenson, Senior Project Manager Adaptive traffic signals can be beneficial in a variety of typical and abnormal traffic situations, but there are a couple of instances that perfectly demonstrate their benefits and why we’re so interested in them.

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All about adaptive traffic signals

By Jeff Stephenson, Senior Project Manager When the topic of adaptive traffic signals comes up, people often say, “Don’t we already have those?” The short answer is yes, but there’s a lot more to it than that.

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