Posts Tagged "roundabout interchange"

Navigating the Farmersville Roundabouts

Posted by on Jun 30, 2016 in Blog, News | 0 comments

Omni Means and the City of Farmersville are excited about the soon to be completed roundabouts at the Route 198/Farmersville Boulevard interchange. In addition to providing planning and design services for this highly visible City of Farmersville project, Omni Means continued to provide design support during construction. In anticipation of the upcoming opening of the roundabouts to all directions of traffic, Omni Means assisted the City in preparing the traveling public for the new traffic patterns. The image below illustrates the functional elements specific to the Farmersville Roundabouts...

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Groundbreaking in Farmersville

Posted by on Jul 28, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

The Noble Avenue Roundabouts at the SR-198 eastbound ramps and Farmersville Blvd. are officially under construction! The groundbreaking ceremony took place in the City of Farmersville on July 23rd. Keep posted for updates during construction.

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Roundabouts – Can Curvy Intersections Mean Thinner Streets?

Posted by on Feb 17, 2015 in Blog | 1 comment

If the past few years are any indication, 2015 will see an ever-increasing number of roundabouts being retrofit along our aging local streets and highway system. Roundabouts continue to gain wider acceptance among professionals and the public for numerous safety, capacity, and environmental benefits, thanks in part to the success of the Caltrans ICE process.1 However, as roundabouts strengthen their track record as antidotes to clogged arterials, we continue to see many city- and county-wide transportation plans and development projects being planned around wide arterials with large...

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Galt 8th Annual Winter Bird Festival – Roundabout Sculpture Design Exhibit

Posted by on Feb 5, 2015 in Blog | 1 comment

For the past eight years the City of Galt, in collaboration with the Cosumnes River Preserve and the Galt School District, host the Winter Bird Festival where festival guests enjoy the beauty and tranquility of the Cosumnes River Preserve and to catch sightings of water fowl in their winter habitat. The preserve is immediately west of the State Route 99 / Twin Cities Road Interchange where Omni-Means was responsible for the design of the roundabouts, including the design of larger than life steel sculptures located in the central islands of the two roundabouts. At the request of the Festival...

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And the Award Goes to…Omni-Means (Part I)

Posted by on Mar 4, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

And the Award Goes to…Omni-Means (Part I)

Omni-Means is honored to announce that four of our projects have won “2013 Project of the Year Awards” in various categories from the Sacramento Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Omni-Means prides itself on successfully delivering engineering solutions to our clients and these four award winning projects are a testament to that achievement and exemplify the hard work and dedication of our planners, traffic engineers, designers, landscape architects, and surveyors.  While our in-house staff is exceptional and we offer a wide variety of services, we could not have...

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