Braidwood appoints Juckes to lead New Jersey operation
on: May 1, 2009, 5:33 am
Author: Richard Braidwood
Associates has announced that Matthew Juckes has been appointed
to lead the company's second and newest American office in New
joins the Scottish headquartered specialist microsimulation
traffic modelling consultancy having previously worked on
projects for some of America's largest departments of transportation
including New York City, New York State, Wisconsin, California
and New Jersey.
Associates, which was established in 2005 by Scottish entrepreneur
Richard Braidwood, opened its first US office in California two
years ago and the New Jersey office opening is in direct response
to the company's recent success in winning contracts in the United
is currently providing traffic management advice through its modelling
expertise to a number of major traffic
infrastructure projects including New York City's Bronx redevelopment
and some of the world's busiest highways such as Interstates 880
and 450 in California.
Juckes said: "I am joining Braidwood Associates at an exciting
time for the business. Our intention is to continue offering cutting-edge
traffic modelling and consultancy services to public authorities
and private corporations in the United States. There are a number
of opportunities to extend our work with state departments on
infrastructure projects and President Obama's recent announcement
of a $787 billion economic stimulus package should be beneficial
to the sector."
Braidwood, managing director, Braidwood Associates said: "Matthew
has a wealth of experience in microsimulation traffic modelling
and he is very well respected in the industry. His expertise is
based on providing modelling services for some of the biggest
infrastructure projects in the United States and he will be an
excellent addition to the Braidwood team. His appointment ensures
that Braidwood Associates is well placed to develop the American
side of our business."
the four years since its foundation, Braidwood Associates has
become one of the world's leading independent microsimulation
traffic modelling consultancies. Richard Braidwood has built a
business that provides specialist services to 20 clients across
the United States, Canada, Europe and Australia. The company is
advising on traffic modelling for some of the busiest highways
and most populated cities in the world. Additionally Braidwood
Associates also works with partners on infrastructure development
projects at hubs such as airports and stations.
Braidwood Associates is a leading independent microsimulation
traffic modelling consultancy focused within the transport
sector. Through carefully managed growth and by providing high
quality deliverables to clients, Braidwood Associates has become
established as market leaders in providing microsimulation traffic
modelling consultancy services in the global market place.
a wide range of traffic simulation software knowledge, traffic
modelling experience, dedicated professional resources and proven
project experience in varying sizes of traffic studies, Braidwood
Associates brings together over 20 years experience in the microsimulation
traffic modelling industry.
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