As a sub-consultant to STV, K & J Consulting was informed by our prime that we were awarded a 3 year safety support contract to assist Amtrak with their system safety, safety management, occupational safety and safety engineering support needs. Notice to Proceed (NTP) is expected to be received shortly by our prime with onsite activities expected to start in late April or early May at the Beach Grove Shops. K & J Consulting is greatly looking forward to partnering and working with STV on this project!
K & J is now deploying the use of a drone in support of performing our Threat and Vulnerability Assessments (TVAs) as well as station and alignment hazard analysis. Additionally, in that K & J performs several emergency preparedness Full-scale Training Exercises (FTX) annually in support of our client’s needs, K & J plans on deploying our drone capabilities to film the exercises providing a unique aerial view of the exercise activities.
K & J is now offering customized Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) training tailored specifically to the unique needs of our clients and their specific projects. This training is intended for agency planners, designers, contractors, engineers, architects and safety and security staff to assist transit agencies with the concepts and benefits of implementing a cogent CPTED focus to their Capital Improvement Projects (CIP). K & J has extensive staff and project experience in project application of CPTED techniques on projects like the CATS Blue Line Extension, Cleveland Public Square, and Honolulu HART. Additionally, K & J staff are trained […]
Attached to this news posting is a YouTube link showing video footage of a drone covering the current construction progress of the Charlotte CATS LYNX Blue Line Extension (BLE), which runs from 7th Street to the University of North Carolina Charlotte Station. K & J Consulting Services has been performing Safety and Security Certification of the BLE for the last 8 years and we expect to complete the certification in line with the proposed BLE revenue date of March 2018.