Transportation Initiatives

AKRF is a leader in environmental, planning, and permitting services for transportation initiatives.

No matter the size of the project—from nationally recognized transportation infrastructure to site-specific enhancements—AKRF’s strength is in working with project engineers to pinpoint critical issues and potential challenges early in the project, ensuring the successful completion of the project as quickly, efficiently, and cost-effectively as possible.

AKRF’s multidisciplinary staff and integrated approach provide the full range of capabilities in the environmental assessment, traffic analysis, planning, engineeringconstruction monitoring, and permitting service areas that may be needed to evaluate alternatives, complete environmental review, and obtain permits for a wide variety of transportation initiatives.

The scope of our services includes:

  • Project planning
  • Alternatives analyses
  • National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) documentation
  • Section 106 documentation and consultation
  • Section 4(f) and Section 6(f) evaluations
  • Environmental justice analyses and outreach programs
  • Permitting
  • Development and design of mitigation measures
  • New Starts/Small Starts applications
  • Transit-Oriented Development
  • Construction management support services

Contact an AKRF expert for additional information.

Featured Projects

I-81 Viaduct I-81 Viaduct AKRF is coordinating environmental review coordination, and providing management and strategy planning support, for this key transportation corridor in Syracuse, NY.
I-81 Viaduct
I-81 Viaduct AKRF is coordinating environmental review coordination, and providing management and strategy planning support, for this key transportation corridor in Syracuse, NY.
Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge AKRF led the environmental review process for the construction of the new bridge which replaced the Tappan Zee in 2017.
Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge
Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge AKRF led the environmental review process for the construction of the new bridge which replaced the Tappan Zee in 2017.
Portal Bridge Capacity Enhancement Project Portal Bridge Capacity Enhancement Project AKRF led preparation of the EIS and an exhaustive alternatives analysis to determine the best configuration for the new bridge in NJ.
Portal Bridge Capacity Enhancement Project
Portal Bridge Capacity Enhancement Project AKRF led preparation of the EIS and an exhaustive alternatives analysis to determine the best configuration for the new bridge in NJ.
Second Avenue Subway Second Avenue Subway AKRF prepared the EIS for the full-length subway. Phase 1 is now open, and AKRF is beginning supplemental work for Phase 2 (96th Street to 125th Street).
Second Avenue Subway
Second Avenue Subway AKRF prepared the EIS for the full-length subway. Phase 1 is now open, and AKRF is beginning supplemental work for Phase 2 (96th Street to 125th Street).