February 27, 2016

DC Streetcar OPENS

The DC Streetcar has been under severe scrutiny from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and the State Safety Oversight (SSO) effectively delaying startup of the Streetcar for over two years. With the leadership of Mr. Tim Pernie, K & J along with Kensington Consulting Services, over 250 safety, security and emergency management open items were systematically addressed and closed. On 27 February, the DC Streetcar opened to service effectively bringing Streetcar Service back to Washington DC after 50 years of hibernation.
September 12, 2015

Completion of Orange Tilikum Bridge

The Orange Tilikum Bridge lime lapse video is a component of the Portland Milwaukie Light Rail Project in Portland, OR. This is a new multi-purpose bridge across the Willamette River exclusively designed for light rail trains, buses, cyclists, pedestrians, and streetcars. The bridge does not accommodate private vehicles, although the structure is designed to allow emergency responders to drive on it as needed. K & J Safety and Security Consulting Services was contracted by Tri-Met to perform a Preliminary Hazards Analysis (PHA) and a Threat and Vulnerability Assessment (TVA) as part of the Project Safety and Security Certification Program. Specific […]