Multimodal Transportation

TranSmart offers multimodal transportation services and solutions that support planning, design, construction, and operations for various modes of travel within transportation networks. Applying multimodal strategies to project development and implementation improves access, mobility, safety, and system utilization for walking, cycling, driving, and riding public transit. To ensure compliance with federal and state regulatory programs, TranSmart provides guidance and training for multimodal programs involving new starts/small starts, safety certification, and system safety for bus and rail projects.


We work with federal and state agencies, regional planning organizations, and local municipalities to provide a wide range of services including:

  • Bus Rapid Transit (BRT)

  • Transit Signal Priority (TSP)

  • Multimodal Traffic Analysis 

  • Transit Operations

  • Transit Infrastructure – Rail Stations and Bus Facilities

  • System Safety Program Standards and Program Plans (SSPP, SSPS)

  • Safety & Security Management Plans (SSMP)

  • Safety Certification

  • State Safety Oversight (SSO)

  • Transit Capital Program Management & Oversight (PMO)

  • Transit Asset Management (TAM)

  • New Starts/Small Starts - Full Funding Grant Agreements (FFGA/SSGA)

  • Regulatory Compliance

  • Grants & Funding 

  • Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC)


Rail System State Safety Oversight (SSO)

Washington Metro Safety Commission (WMSC)

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Chicago's Blue Line, Jefferson Park to O’Hare—Safety and Security Management Plan

Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)

Chicago's Loop Link Bus Rapid Transit

Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)


Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District Maintenance Program Review

Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District (MTD)


Chicago's Green Line, Laramie to Harlem—Safety Oversight

Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)

Representative Projects