Westfield, Massachusetts – Craig Yannes, P.E., a project engineer who works out of Tighe & Bond’s Shelton, Connecticut office, recently earned his Professional Traffic Operations Engineer (PTOE) certification from the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE). This national certification represents the attainment of the specialized knowledge, skills and abilities required for traffic operations engineering. Yannes – who is one of only 15 PTOEs located in Connecticut – has significant experience with transportation planning, traffic impact studies, traffic signal design, roadway design, and traffic calming.
Recently, Yannes designed campus improvements for the Naugatuck Valley Community College Campus in Waterbury, and completed a parking study for the St. Vincent Master Plan in Bridgeport. He also recently evaluated the projected development traffic volumes and performed traffic analyses as part of a master planning effort for the Reserve Development in Danbury, and is currently providing traffic engineering services for the new Live Work Learn Play Development at the old Coliseum site in New Haven.
A resident of Milford, Connecticut, Yannes holds both a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Connecticut. A licensed professional engineer in Connecticut, he is also a member of the Institute of Transportation Engineers, and the American Society of Civil Engineers.