Tampa, Fla. – (June 11, 2014) – Angelo Rao, PE, has joined BCC Engineering’s Tampa office as director, local government services. His expertise expands the local office to more effectively and comprehensively serve the transportation engineering needs of Tampa Bay area governments.
Rao brings more than three decades of experience to BCC Engineering. In partnership with others, he is responsible for notable transportation engineering projects that include the transformation of downtown St. Petersburg’s Baywalk Center and the City of Tampa’s Bayshore Boulevard. He also initiated the development of the Hillsborough County Metropolitan Planning Organization’s “Complete Streets Policy” and has developed traffic calming programs with four local governments.
Rao looks at the big picture to make communities more livable. His transportation expertise includes complete streets, walk/bike safety, traffic calming, and operational traffic engineering projects. His focus is on delivering viable, comprehensive, and lasting solutions.
“To offer the best engineering services in the Tampa Bay area, we hire the best people,” says Jose Munoz, president of BCC Engineering. “That’s why we’re extremely pleased to welcome Angelo to our team. He brings a new dynamic to our Tampa office, providing expertise that allows BCC Engineering to deliver the highest level of transportation engineering to local governments.”
With 12 years in the private sector and more than 20 working for local and state governments, which includes 10 years for the Ontario Ministry of Transportation, Rao has over 600 public meetings under his belt. He is a seasoned leader skilled in strategic planning, project marketing and management.
About BCC Engineering
BCC Engineering specializes in providing innovative planning, design, and construction management services for civil, structural, transportation and land development projects. The firm is a full-service provider for major transportation, local government, and private clients throughout Florida. Clients include FDOT Districts and Expressway Authorities, and a number of local governments and authorities, as well as the nation’s largest healthcare systems, developers, and the federal government.
The firm is one of the fastest growing civil engineering firms in Florida with four regional offices (Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, Orlando and Tampa). During the last five years, BCC has become a design-build leader in the state, having provided design and CEI services for 14 design-build contracts with a construction value of over $1.3 billion. Many of these projects are some of the most high profile and complex projects in Florida.
The firm’s principals and senior engineers bring personal commitment and a wealth of experience to their work on major civil engineering projects throughout the State. For more information about BCC Engineering, please visit http://www.bcceng.com or call the Tampa office at 813.637.0000.