October 1, 2016 –Red Bank, NJ – Maser Consulting P.A., a national engineering firm headquartered in Red Bank, NJ, is pleased to announce that it has hired Francis J. Miller, III, P.E. to lead its Rail Engineering Service Division. Mr. Miller was formerly Chief Track Engineer and Director High Speed Rail for Jacobs Engineering Group. He is the current Director of the Passenger and Transit Functional Group for the American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-Way Association (AREMA) and is based in Maser Consulting’s Hamilton, NJ office.
Mr. Miller has over three decades of experience in the planning, design, construction, inspection, and project management of major railway, track, and facility engineering projects. Specializing in transit/railway engineering, his undertakings have included major rehabilitation, design-build, and new start projects for mass transportation systems throughout the United States, including light- and heavy-rail transit systems and commuter, high-speed, and freight railroads.
“Maser Consulting has been focusing on building up its railway survey and engineering service division through a combination of geospatial and conventional survey methods specific to commuter transit, light- and heavy rail and street car systems,” explained Leonardo E. Ponzio, Vice President and Director of Survey Services for Maser Consulting. “The addition of Frank Miller to our team to oversee the services we already have in place is truly an asset.”
Maser Consulting has been offering highly advanced survey services to rail customers nationwide through the use of GPS, geospatial survey including mobile LiDAR and the AMBERG GRP system. The firm has been employing standard and creative solutions for capturing comprehensive track geometry and corridor data in the unique rail and tunnel environments backed by a full-range of engineering and design services.
Notable railroad clients/projects include Amtrak, CSX, Chicago Transit Authority, LIRR, Metro North Commuter Rail, MTA NYC Transit, Norfolk Southern, PATH, SEPTA, Union Pacific, and WMATA.
About Maser Consulting
Established in 1984 by Richard M. Maser, Chairman/CEO, Maser Consulting P.A. is a privately owned, multi-discipline engineering firm. Known for this diversification of services, Maser Consulting has been expanding nationally with a focus on strategically hiring industry leaders to reinforce existing services and grow them into new territories. Offering a comprehensive suite of design disciplines and an expert staff of licensed engineers, planners, surveyors, landscape architects, and environmental scientists, Maser Consulting currently has 22 offices nationwide. Maser Consulting has gained national recognition by Engineering News Record as one of its Top 500 Design Firms, has consistently ranked on The Zweig Group Hot Firm List of fastest growing companies, and is a Best Place to Work Employer. For additional information about Maser Consulting, please call 877.627.3772, visit our website at www.maserconsulting.com, or join us on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn!