Planning and Engineering with a focus on sustainable and innovative transportation
Cevitrans Limited provides specialist services in respect of transport planning and engineering, with a focus on sustainable transport planning and development. The consultancy provides specialist advice on 3 continents –Asia, Oceania and the UK.
Our Objective: to achieve our client's goals through providing sustainable and innovative solutions to the transport and infrastructure challenges of today's modern cities.
James has over 25 years' experience on a wide variety of transportation planning and engineering projects; and has been extensively involved in the delivery of transport solutions in both the Asia Pacific and Europe, with a particular focus on the development of Masterplanning and cityscape development projects.
He has delivered as the team leader and key consultant advocate for a number of high profile transport schemes, such as: Da Nang 2030-2050 Masterplan and Vision and the Da Nang Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Feasibility and Detailed design projects (Da Nang City and World Bank), the detailed design traffic signal design and ITS system design for the Hanoi BRT (Hanoi City and World Bank), the ITS system Feasibility Study Review for the Ho Chi Minh City BRT (World Bank), Eden Park Precinct Masterplan (Auckland City Council and Rugby World Cup); The Auckland Busway (Transit New Zealand), the Central Transport Corridor Study (Auckland City Council), The Ebbsfleet Station Masterplan (Channel Tunnel Corporation UK), SELTRANS and SWELTRAC Interchange Studies (British Rail and Local London Borough Alliance).
His project management skills have been proven with large-scale planning and infrastructure projects for government and local authority clients such as the Da Nang, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh People’s Committees, The World Bank, the New Zealand Transport Authority, Auckland Council and Transport for London. He has strong leadership qualities with significant experience in working on complex multi-disciplinary projects involving significant stakeholders requiring careful consultation and communication.
Linh has over 20 years’ experience working with several foreign projects/companies in regards to technical delivery, city development and humanitarian support as follows: Da Nang Sustainable City Development Project (DSCDP) implemented by Sinclair Knight Merz (SKM) under the World Bank’s funds and counterpart funds of the Vietnamese Government focusing on 4 components: Bus Rapid Transit (BRT), Strategic Road Construction, Wastewater Treatment & Drainage System and Capacity Building; Hue and Nha Trang Cities Electric Network Rehabilitation Project (France Electricity Consultancy Company); Rural Infrastructure Development Unit (RIDU) funded by UNDP, UNCDP, AusAID, and Quang Nam PC, on the construction of suspension bridges, rural roads, primary schools, clean water wells, gravity clean water system; Da Nang Urban Environmental Co. Institutional Strengthening Project implemented by Australian Sinclair Knight Merz (SKM) – Brown & Root – Hunter Water under AusAID’s funding; and other humanitarian NGOs to support orphans, disabled and poor people (East Meets West Foundation - EMW); the USAID funded Program of Comprehensive and Integrated Support to Persons with Disabilities related to education, health, and employment.
Under Linh’s management, the project teams have achieved new solutions, built to suit the purpose; and has created new status solutions to give the best outcomes. His focus and commitment has meant that the challenging assignments and projects he has managed and completed have always been delivered on time and within budget. He has demonstrated an inclusive partnership style of working with his clients – whether they were local partners, governmental agencies, organizations or independent missions.
Ms. Thai Hien has over 12 years’ experience working with several foreign project/companies as an Office Manager, Office Assistant, Administration Assistant and Project Secretary (Cevitrans Limited Company, the foreign-owned 100% capital company in respect of transport planning and engineering; Getinsa Ingenieria S.L Spain - The Consultant of Detail Design Phase of Component 2: Bus Rapid Transit System under the Da Nang Sustainable City Development Project; Chan Phuong Engineering JSC in HCMC; Rieker Vietnam Ltd., - a Germany Shoes Company in Dien Nam - Dien Ngoc IZ; Mabuchi Motor Da Nang Factory Project in Hoa Khanh IZ; Representative Office of Samboo Tech Int’l - a Korean Shoes Export Company in Danang IZ).
Ms. Thai Hien’s key experience is in document/record control, translation of technical documents and reports (English to Vietnamese and vice versa), and preparation of the relevant documents/procedures for international and national staff. The projects and companies have been supported throughout with her meticulous management and delivery. She is a highly capable manager and has extensive experience providing cooperation with the local counterparts to achieve the project’s outcomes. She continually demonstrates excellent skills of communications and management with the office environment and ensures the companies Quality Assurance (QA) compliance.
As a ‘boutique’ consultancy we offer specialist services with a personal commitment from all our staff and associates. We are passionate about developing business through ethical and sustainable practices and ensuring our client’s needs are always met.
- Transport infrastructure strategy studies
- Public transport planning,
- Transport Modelling (intersection and network modelling)
- Economic Evaluation
- Public transport design,
- Intersection/Junction design,
- Traffic Engineering, traffic signal and Intelligent Transport systems design.
- Project Management Services,
- Peer Review services
- Expert Witness advice, Local Authority hearings, Public Inquires and Environment Court
- Transport Procurement Strategy and procurement documents preparation
Our focused, dedicated and experienced professionals provide guidance and expertise across a diverse range of transport issues; drawing upon experience gained from working in over 6 countries worldwide. In Vietnam we have a geographically diverse set of clients from the northern mountains of Lao Cai to the busy streets of Ho Chi Minh City; from the complex network of Hanoi City to the developing boulevards of Da Nang city.