Intelligent Transportation Communications

Location: Kansas City, Mo.

Client: Missouri Department of Transportation

Completion Date: 2004, 2007

Burns & McDonnell was retained by the Missouri Department of Transportation (MODOT) to design expansions to their Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) communications infrastructure on projects in metro Kansas City and St. Louis, Missouri. 

  • Fiber Optic Network Design
  • Wireless Network Design
  • Wireless Path Survey
  • Capital Cost Estimate

The Kansas City project was associated with MODOT’s “Kansas City Scout” ITS program and included expansion of their fiber optic network along I-70 included portions of I-70 from Independence to Blue Springs, Missouri.  The project supports field traffic controllers, DMS, and closed circuit video systems.

The St. Louis project was associated with MODOT’s “Gateway Guide” ITS Program and included the expansion of their ITS network along Route 30 in Jefferson County.  The network includes both underground fiber optic cable and 4.9 GHz wireless Ethernet for traffic signal control, video and DMS applications.

  • Fiber Optic Network
  • Broadband Wireless Network
  • Dynamic Message Signage (DMS)
  • Remote Traffic Signal Control and Monitoring