Wells + Associates | Transportation Consultants - Engineering, Planning, TDM

W+A provides the solutions.

For over 30 years, Wells + Associates has empowered people by improving access and mobility. We keep people moving and improve networks with sustainable Traffic Engineering and Transportation Planning, and leading-edge Transportation Demand Management (TDM) solutions. Based in the Washington, DC region and Charlotte, we work on projects across the United States.

Traffic Engineering

Traffic Engineering

Wells + Associates' traffic engineering team manages traffic and transportation challenges for clients across the country. We provide a full range of traffic engineering services to private real estate developers, public agencies, and institutions such as universities and schools, and have completed more than 7,000 projects in 39 states, the District of Columbia, and five foreign countries.

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Transportation Planning

Transportation Planning

Transportation Planning is the process of defining and guiding the goals, investments, and designs that efficiently move people and goods to their destinations. We prepare transportation master plans for private organizations and public agencies, downtowns, central business districts, large land parcels, institutions, cities, towns, and sub-regions.

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Transportation Demand Management

Transportation Demand Management

Transportation Demand Management consultants encourage and design alternatives to driving. Such outcomes benefit commuters, companies and organizations, and communities. W+A's TDM consulting team provides a full range of services, from planning, to implementation, to measurement, to help organizations take advantage of modes they may not even be thinking of – all while enhancing quality of life.

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Careers at Wells + Associates

Interested in traffic engineering, transportation planning, and mobility marketing and management (TDM)? At Wells + Associates, an employee-owned company, we are always on the lookout for inventive problem solvers who share our commitment to transforming communities, alleviating the stress of transportation, and improving people’s lives.

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We are the only transportation consultant you will ever need. W+A sets the pace in traffic engineering and transportation planning. And we lead the way in behavioral change that dramatically reduces traffic congestion and brings calm to stressful lives. We are making the world better one forward-thinking community at a time.

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Wells + Associates empowers people by improving access and mobility. We keep people moving and improve networks with sustainable Traffic Engineering and Transportation Planning, and leading-edge Transportation Demand Management (TDM) solutions.

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Traffic Studies in Northern Virginia: Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax County, Loudoun County, Prince William County

What Developers Should Know About Traffic Impact Studies Our team of Wells + Associates (W+A) traffic engineers, transportation planners, and Transportation Demand Management experts in Northern Virginia can attest that each development is unique. Depending... Read

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New Emphasis on Multimodalism as Fairfax County Updates its Operational Analysis Procedure for Development Proposals

The checklist includes: Pedestrian Analysis items such as peak hour pedestrian counts and study intersections, pedestrian gap analyses, and photographs of substandard and missing facilities Bicycle Analysis items such as peak hour bicycle counts at... Read


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