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EBP Assists with Grant Applications Year-Round
EBP is always ready to apply its experience in grant support.
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Chris Steele Contributes to IEDC Gold Award Winning Industrial Development Incentive Program
Alberta’s Industrial Heartland Association (AIHA) was recently recognized by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) by winning the prestigious, Gold Rank Award for AIHA’s Heartland Incentive Program (HIP).
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Implementing the Business Case Guide for Intercity Passenger Rail Investment
Presented by Glen Weisbrod on October 19, 2021 during a webinar sponsored by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO).
APTA Conference
Now Available: Value of Transit Presentation from APTA Conference
On Tuesday, November 9th, 2021, Dr. Cecilia Viggiano presented on "From Volume to Value: Measuring and Communicating the Value of Transit Beyond Ridership" at the APTA TRANSform Conference. in Orlando, FL.
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Now Available: AASHTO-APTA Return on Investment Report Presentation and Video
On October 19th, 2021, the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) sponsored a webinar on "Implementing the Business Case Evaluation Guide for Intercity Passenger Rail Investment."
Chris Steele
Chris Steele Presents at Canadian Alternative Investments in Pensions (CAiP) Annual Forum
 On Wednesday, November 10, 2021, EBP's Chris Steele presented virtually during two sessions at the Canadian Alternative Investments in Pensions (CAiP)) Annual Forum.
Grant Application
EBP Assists with Federal Rail Grants-Due Nov. 29, 2021
USDOT’s Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvements (CRISI) grant program Notice of Funding Opportunity was issued in September.
Glen Weisbrod
ITF Roundtable on Broadening Transport Appraisal to Capture the Full Impact of Investments
Glen Weisbrod is participating in the international expert Roundtable on “Broadening Transport Appraisal to Capture the Full Impact of Investments.”
Peter Plumeau
CEO Peter Plumeau Provides Insights on US Infrastructure Needs and Priorities to European Business Leaders
On September 29th, EBP US’s CEO Peter Plumeau, made the keynote presentation for a Swiss Global Hub webinar on existing and emerging infrastructure needs, priorities, and plans in the US.
John Livermore
John Livermore, National Leader in Sustainable Energy, Joins EBP
EBP US is proud to announce that John Livermore has joined us as a Principal leading our Sustainable Energy practice. In this role, John will work with the EBP team to provide clients and partners with expertise and insights derived from his 30+ years in sustainability, high performance buildings, renewable energy, and clean transportation. His experience, skills, and perspectives provide an important complement to EBP’s industry-leading economic analysis consulting and will enable the firm to serve clients and partners with a more robust set of services that support ambitious sustainability, economic development, and climate goals.
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TRB Innovations in Freight Data Workshop
EBP's Derek Cutler and Jenna Goldberg presented at the Transportation Research Board's (TRB's) Innovations in Freight Data Planning Workshop, held virtually September 21-23, 2021.
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Hirschman Presents at AASHTO Council on Rail Transportation Annual Meeting
Ira Hirschman will be presenting at the AASHTO Council on Rail Transportation, 2021 Annual Meeting, held September 28th-October 1st in Milwaukee, WI.
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Connected and Automated Vehicles – A Partial Solution to Congestion?
EBP's Steve Landau and Rimon Rafiah from Economikr, co-wrote a presentation on "Connected and Automated Vehicles-A Partial Solution to Congestion?" This was presented by Mr. Rafiah at the 2021 European Transport Conference, held virtually in September, 2021.
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Viggiano Presents at TRB Conference on Advancing Equity
Dr. Cecilia Viggiano presented at the Transportation Research Board's (TRB's) Conference on Advancing Transportation Research Equity: Bridging the Divide Between People, Research and Practice. The Conference was held virtually in September, 2021.
Allison Van Twisk
EBP Welcomes Allison Van Twisk
EBP is happy to announce that as of August 3rd, 2021, Allison Van Twisk has joined the Boston office.
Summer 2021 Newsletter
Summer 2021 Newsletter
A Multi-Regional Transportation-Economic Model with O-D Detail for Freight and the Economy
Presented by Derek Cutler during a breakout session on during a breakout session on Model Inputs/Calibration: Supply and Demand and Networks Issues at the 18th TRB Conference on Transportation Planning Applications (AppCon), held virtually June 21-24, 2021.
Integrating Transportation System Performance, Accessibility, Economic and Real Estate Models for Project Evaluation
Presented by Kyle Schroeckenthaler during a breakout session on Data management and Visualization. t the 18th TRB Conference on Transportation Planning Applications (AppCon), held virtually June 21-24, 2021.
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The Use of Scenario Planning to Support Economic Recovery in the Post-COVID Era
EBP US CEO Peter Plumeau and Frank Bruns, Senior Economist with EBP Switzerland, recently co-authored an article on “Planning Transport Investments in the Post-COVID Period,” published in the European journal Strasse und Verkehr (Road and Traffic).
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EBP Staff Present at TRB Conference on Transportation Planning Applications
EBP's Kyle Schroeckenthaler and Derek Cutler presented at the 18th TRB Conference on Transportation Planning Applications (AppCon), held virtually June 21-24, 2021. AppCon attracts professionals from the academic, public, and private sectors to explore practical applications of transportation planning advances.
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Peter Plumeau Moderates Financing Infrastructure Panel for New England Council
EBP's Peter Plumeau served as moderator for a panel on "Investing in Infrastructure: Finance Options," sponsored by the New England Council (NEC). The program was held Wednesday, June 30th, 2021.