Transit owners and operators are meeting new challenges and realigning their focus to address evolving priorities in a rapidly changing world.

To help, we have assembled our most recent research and big thinking on things like transportation decarbonization, managing the energy transition and using MaaS to create more accessible and equitable mobility.


Technical Tour 2 – Ragged Lake Garage and Electric Bus Tour
May 6 | 1:00-4:00pm ADT

AECOM is joining Halifax Transit for a tour of the Ragged Lake Garage and Electric Bus Facility. This Zero Emission Bus Project is the first of its kind in Atlantic Canada. Phase I of the project is well underway and includes an expansion of the Ragged Lake Transit Centre, the installation of charging equipment, and the delivery of 60 electric buses.

Customer Experience in Transit – Plenary Breakfast
May 7 | 8:00-10:00am ADT | Nova Scotia ABCD

Kirsten Watson is moderating a discussion on Customer Experience in Transit with these talented and innovative transit leaders: Eve Wiggins (MiWay), Dave Lewin (TransLink) and Amy Miller (BusPas Inc.)  From enhancing passenger satisfaction, and mapping out the comprehensive journey, to spotlighting touchpoints for improvement, this panel will share valuable insights on creating better transit customer experiences and driving transit excellence.

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Kirsten Watson
VP, Government Relations and Transit Market Sector Lead

Amin Sadeghi
AVP, National Market Sector Lead – Operations, Maintenance and Storage Facilities

Russ Golightly
Business Development ZEB Transit & Sr Project Manager

Thought leadership and expertise that addresses the big issues of today and tomorrow 

A new high-speed rail playbook
Our research has produced a first-of-its-kind report that provides a global view of best practice in high-speed rail.  This report will inform and stimulate discussion for operators, contractors, policymakers and communitiess.

MaaS Feasibility Study
In partnership with the Canadian Urban Institute, we’ve developed a framework that considers input from diverse stakeholders on the feasibility of MaaS and its potential to improve equity and access to mobility. 

Lost in transition?
Download our latest Future of Infrastructure report: Better Understanding the Energy Transition and learn how you can navigate the energy transition with practical, profitable, predictable and people-centric strategies.

Transportation Decarbonization
Accelerating the future of cities, utilities and fleets. A massive change is underway that will bring social environmental and economic change through the deployment of new transportation technologies.  

Zero Emission Bus Experience
As a global leader in emerging zero emission transportation technologies and innovations, we have a proven track record of collaborating on zero emission projects for transit agencies, municipalities and private organizations.

Hydrogen Fueling the Future
Clean hydrogen is a compelling complement to decarbonized energy systems. As an energy-dense storage vector for heat and power with no direct harmful emissions, hydrogen and its derivatives can help enable energy transition.

Transit creates liveable communities
Our architects, engineers, planners and construction professionals help shape the world around us. With a history of successfully delivering transit projects, we are poised to fulfill the challenges of a constantly moving world.

Creative solutions for complex infrastructure
Infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone — whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, we believe infrastructure has the power to uplift people and communities.

Strategy in Transit
A thought leadership series where we talk with transit industry professionals about today’s greatest mobility challenges and the opportunities to deliver a better world. Below are conversations with New York City transit leaders Cathy Rinaldi (President of MTA Metro-North Railroad and Interim President of Long Island Rail Road); Clarelle DeGraffe (General Manager of PATH at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey); and Rich Davey (President of NYC Transit Authority) discussing today’s biggest transit challenges and opportunities. 

Coming soon, Strategy in Transit Toronto featuring conversations about transportation decarbonization with the Greater Toronto Airport Authority, Metrolinx and the Ontario Ministry of Transportation. Watch the trailer below.

Coming Soon – Strategy in Transit Toronto


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