WANTMAN GROUP, INC. SELECTED BY FDOT – DISTRICT 1
WGI announced its selection by Florida’s Department of Transportation (FDOT) – District 1 to provide professional services for the I-75 at SR 951 Interchange improvements
(Collier County, FL – March 2010) Wantman Group, Inc. (WGI) is pleased to announce their selection by Florida’s Department of Transportation (FDOT) – District 1 to provide professional services for the I-75 at SR 951 Interchange improvements. WGI is teamed with BasLee Engineering Solutions, The Heimburg Group, Florida Bridge and Transportation, Archaeological Consultants, Inc and Scheda Ecological Consultants. The primary scope of work involves interchange improvements in the form of ramp widening to provide interim relief from traffic congestion. Interchange improvements will follow closely behind Collier County’s plan to widen Collier Boulevard from four lanes to eight lanes through the interchange limits. Close coordination with the County on placement of signing, signalization and accommodation for a new multi-use trail is anticipated.
“We are proud to be selected for this important project that will improve the quality of life in this vital part of Florida. Investments in transportation infrastructure positively affect the economy by fueling job creation and reducing travel times. This project reflects the FDOT’s commitment to maintain and improve our infrastructure” said David Wantman, President of WGI.
As a multi-disciplinary consulting firm, Wantman Group has offices throughout Florida and is comprised of eight separate divisions devoted to the following disciplines: Civil Engineering, Municipal, Transportation, Surveying, Subsurface Utility Engineering, Construction, Environmental and Planning services. WGI has been recognized for four consecutive years on The Zweig White Hot Firm List. The list contains 200 of the fastest-growing architecture, engineering, planning, and environmental consulting firms in the country. Southeast Construction Magazine also recognized the firm on the 2007 Top Design Firm list. The ranking included the region’s top 121 architectural and engineering firms from the magazine’s territory of Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina. The South Florida Business Journal recently ranked WGI number 18 on the top 25 Largest Engineering Firms in South Florida.
For more information on Wantman Group, Inc., please go to www.WGInc.com