NYCDDC Engineering Design Services for Select Bus Services (SBS) Infrastructure Queens Boulevard, NY – US
AI Engineers, Inc., P.C. (AI) provided design services for the development of a Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system along Queens Boulevard, in New York City. The project will involve the conversion of existing travel lanes along Queens Boulevard, into dedicated bus lanes, to serve the SBS system. The work will encompassed roadway, traffic, drainage and utility design. Roadway design will consist of lane and island shifts, and limited widening in areas, while traffic design will include traffic control during construction and traffic signal design and modifications. Drainage design will be required to accommodate shifts in In order to accommodate the geometric changes of the roadway, utility relocations will be required, and grade adjustments of surface features like manhole rims, valve boxes, etc.