TranSystems Corp., a consulting firm that provides engineering and architecture solutions to the transportation marketplace, names David Maas, PE, as Senior Vice President of its freight rail and intermodal sector.
Maas, a Principal with the company, will assist the Market Sector Leader Tim Rock grow the overall practice. He specifically will lead efforts related to industrial development, intermodal facility development, technology and operational planning and analysis nationwide.
The freight rail and intermodal sector at TranSystems encompasses planning, design, construction and operations support for facilities for all classes of railroads, intermodal and port entities, energy companies, manufacturers and distributors and shippers. This sector is supported by more than 200 engineers, planners and technical staff.
“Dave’s extensive knowledge of the railroad industry and international experience with intermodal facility and industrial clients will help round out our leadership of this sector,” said Freight Rail and Intermodal Market Sector Leader Tim Rock. “Since joining TranSystems in 2006, Dave has helped build our operations support practice leveraging his impressive rail operations planning and analysis experience using simulation modeling tools.”
Maas holds a Master of Business Administration from Jacksonville University and a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from the University of North Carolina, Charlotte. He is active within the freight transportation industry with the American Railway Engineering & Maintenance of Way Association, the Intermodal Association of North America and other industry leading organizations.