TranSystems welcomes Kevin Hicks, PE, as Vice President and Freight Business Leader
TranSystems Corp., a national transportation consulting firm that provides engineering, architectural, planning and construction solutions, welcomes Kevin Hicks, PE, as Vice President and Freight Business Leader. He will work out of the company’s newly formed Omaha, Neb. office.
Hicks brings more than 25 years of experience working for Union Pacific Railroad with expertise in new design and construction as well as maintenance of existing infrastructure. Hicks most recently served as Assistant Vice President of Engineering Design with Union Pacific Railroad.
Hicks holds a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from the University of Missouri – Rolla (now Missouri University of Science and Technology). He is an active member with the American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-Way Association (AREMA), serving as a Functional Director – Track from 2017-2020. He also held speaking roles with the National Railroad Construction and Maintenance Association (NRC) and is active in advisory committees with Missouri University of Science and Technology and Iowa State University.