HNTB Hires Positive Train Control Expert Aaron Marx
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 3, 2016 – Aaron Marx joined HNTB Corporation as project manager, Positive Train Control systems. He is a technical resource for the firm and works with public- and private-sector clients across the United States.
“We’re pleased to welcome Aaron to HNTB’s expanding transit team,” said Ian Choudri, HNTB national rail and transit business development director and senior vice president. “His experience and outstanding technical expertise will increase our ability to provide infrastructure solutions to our clients in the growing transit and rail sectors.”
Marx has 15 years of experience providing design, PTC and signaling solutions for the private and public sectors. He has worked on high-profile projects nationally and brings a background in managing qualification and system integration testing; directing defect diagnosis, resolution and closeout; overseeing overall system performance; and grade crossing design.
Prior to joining HNTB, Marx served another consulting firm as deputy project manager for Caltrain PTC CBOSS. He has worked with many rail transit agencies and freight railroads including: Eagle P3/RTD in Denver, Genesee & Wyoming short-line railroad, BNSF Railway Company and Union Pacific Railroad.
He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in industrial design from the University of Wisconsin – Stout.
HNTB is currently involved with many of the nation’s most high-profile transit programs, including the Los Angeles Metro Crenshaw/LAX Transit Corridor, Charlotte Area Transit System’s LYNX Blue Line in North Carolina, and the Bay Area Rapid Transit Warm Springs Extension in San Francisco.
HNTB Corporation is an employee-owned infrastructure firm serving public and private owners and contractors. With more than a century of service in the United States, HNTB understands the life cycle of infrastructure and addresses clients’ most complex technical, financial and operational challenges. Professionals nationwide deliver a full range of infrastructure-related services, including award-winning planning, design, program management and construction management. For more information, visit www.hntb.com.