Federal Transit Administration – Project Management Oversight Program

ORC serves on the project teams of several engineering consultants, providing Project Management Oversight on Federal Transit Major Capital Projects throughout the country for the FTA. These projects’ scopes vary, from providing real estate analysis and risk assessment of scope, cost, and schedule for real estate acquisition to performing audits or ensuring that acquisition and relocation assistance execution adheres to Uniform Act guidelines. ORC was or is now providing these services in the following locations for FTA:

  • Washington, D.C. – Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project Extension
  • Baltimore, MD – MTA Purple Line
  • Norfolk, VA – Hampton Road Transit Project
  • Dallas, TX – Dallas Area Rapid Transit
  • Houston, TX – Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County
  • Minneapolis, MN – Minneapolis Commuter Rail
  • Orlando, FL – Florida DOT, proposed Central Florida Commuter Rail
  • San Diego, CA – San Diego Light Rail
  • Phoenix, AZ – East Valley Light Rail Transit
  • Pittsburgh, PA – Pittsburgh Light Rail
  • Salt Lake City, UT – SLC Commuter Rail and Light Rail
  • Chicago, IL – Chicago Transit Authority Brown Line
  • San Francisco, CA – San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency-Central Subway Project
  • Denver, CO – RTD FasTracks Project
  • Worcester, MA – Worcester Regional Transit Authority O&M Facility
  • Honolulu, HI – Honolulu High Capacity Transit Corridor

ORC past and current PMOC partners include Jacobs Engineering Group, Burns Engineering, Hill International, LS Gallegos, and Shaw Group.


Various engineering PMOCs


Right-of-way/land acquisition project management oversight

March 2003 – Ongoing