BGE, Inc. announced today that Sam Higgins, PE, PTOE, has joined the firm as a senior project manager in the Transportation Systems department in its North Austin office.
Higgins has spent his 20-year career specializing in managing, planning, analyzing and designing transportation projects. He is well versed in all aspects of project development, from conception through construction. His passion lies in all things analysis – from safety modeling of freeways and intersections to corridor and regional planning.
“Sam has served in a lead role on a wide range of transportation projects in the Austin area,” said Wes Jasek, Central Texas operations leader. “His technical expertise, coupled with his focus on client and stakeholder relations, will be valuable to our Central Texas team. We’re excited to have Sam as part of the BGE team!”
A licensed Professional Engineer in Texas, Higgins received a Master of Science in Engineering and a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin. He’s also a member of the Institute of Transportation Engineers. When he’s not in the office, you may find him volunteering at the Saint Louis Food Pantry, gardening, biking with his boys or discovering new music artists.