SAI brings a blend of the “ground truth” experience in day-to-day transportation system operations with proficiency in cutting edge policies, technology and operations strategies. Our approach is based on a philosophy of first listening to our clients’ needs, and then developing innovative and cost-effective mobility solutions that improve quality of life, reduce congestion, improve travel choices, support economic development and enhance safety on our transportation network. This unique approach translates into a firm that is hands-on; our staff works as “an extension of the staff” of the clients that we serve.
Sheila Mahoney, AICP
Brian Laverty, AICP is part of an award winning team.
Drone Technology; an emerging data collection tool.
SAI has added Sheila Mahoney, AICP to our Transportation Planning Practice as a Senior Environmental Planner.
SAI key staff attended the Inaugural Baltimore Transportation Camp. In addition, they learned about multi-modal planning, data analytics and planning challenges in transit and how those challenges relate to the needs of the Maryland DOT's Transit Administration and other regional transportation partners.
One of SAI' key staff Brian Laverty, AICP wins award for being part of the American Planning Association, Transportation Planning Division Executive Board. They won the American Planning Association Division Achievement Award at the National Planning Convention in New Orleans, LA.
SAI coordinated with the Howard County Police Department to fly drones and retrieve aerial footage of bell time backups at Mt. Hebron high School. The aerial imagery is a new innovative application that SAI uses to calibrate traffic simulation models and for public presentations.
Paul Silberman, P.E., PTOE
Our Transportation Planning Department is headed by Paul Silberman. Paul has been active in the transportation planning and traffic engineering field for over 20 years. Paul graduated from the University Of Maryland in 1996 with a Bachelor‘s Degree in Civil Engineering, and returned for his Master‘s Degree in 2000. Paul is a registered Professional Engineer and a Certified Professional Traffic Operations Engineer in the States of MD and VA. Paul joined Sabra & Associates, Inc. in 2000, and is currently the Director of the Transportation Planning Department. Paul is active in several community projects and professional organizations, including the Maryland Quality Initiative engineering outreach program to local area students, ACEC, and was the 2009 President of the ITE Washington DC Section.
7055 Samuel Morse Drive
Columbia, MD 21046
1502 Joh Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21227
100 M Street SE
Washington, DC 20003
8150 Leesburg Pike
Vienna, VA 22182