Selected Projects

NBCUniversal Studios

Gibson Transportation Consulting prepared the transportation study for the NBCUniversal Studios Evolution Plan. The study included a detailed analysis of the transit system serving the project site, pedestrian and bicycle linkages, neighborhood intrusion impacts, site access and internal circulation, construction impacts, shared parking, transportation demand management, regional and sub-regional highway system improvements, and specific intersection improvements. Gibson Transportation Consulting is currently assisting NBCUniversal implement the first phase of the mitigation program in anticipation of the opening of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter attraction.

Memphis Aerotropolis

Gibson Transportation Consulting served on the planning team for the preparation of a comprehensive Master Plan for the Airport City site (Memphis Aerotropolis) in the City of Memphis, Tennessee, which received the Outstanding Plan of the Year award from the Tennessee Chapter of the American Planning Association. Gibson Transportation Consulting worked with the planning team to develop a detailed work plan for the Transportation and Transit element of the analysis, including recommendations for multimodal transit and transportation infrastructure improvements to improve key roadways, terminals and transportation hubs, and to enhance the development potential of the large parcels within the study area, reduce overall congestion, and reduce green house gas emissions as a result of the improvements.

Disneyland Resort

Gibson Transportation Consulting staff has been serving as the transportation engineer for the Walt Disney Company for the past 25 years. Our major assignment involved the development of the circulation element of the master plan, which refined and coordinated the various components of the circulation network serving the Resort, which includes the theme parks, several hotels, and two major parking structures. Gibson Transportation Consulting staff conducted traffic and parking analyses for Downtown Disney, designed the Resort transit terminal, and developed the traffic management plan for the Resort. We are currently helping Disney add new service areas, adjust the parking operations plan, entitle new parking lots in the Resort, and begin planning for the next set of attractions in Disney's California Adventure.

Academy Museum of Motion Pictures

Gibson Transportation Consulting prepared environmental impact report traffic, parking and circulation studies for The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures. We also developed a traffic and parking management plan, which includes both traffic and parking management strategies, intended to effectively manage and direct parking demand during peak attendance, as well as event related parking and traffic on weekdays and weekends.

University of Southern California

Gibson Transportation Consulting provides a variety of transportation planning, parking, and entitlement services for the University of Southern California at its University Park and Health Sciences campuses. Gibson Transportation Consulting has assisted the University on the development of Master Plans for both campuses and has analyzed both short-range and long-range parking and traffic issues for the University.

Hollywood Central Park

Gibson Transportation Consulting is preparing traffic, parking and circulation studies for the Hollywood Central Park proposed by the Friends of the Hollywood Central Park, an approximately 44-acre park and recreational facility constructed above the US 101 freeway on an engineered deck and support structure.

Wilshire Grand Center

Gibson Transportation Consulting prepared the transportation impact report for the Wilshire Grand Center, a 73-story skyscraper and the tallest building west of the Mississippi River. Wilshire Grand Center, in downtown Los Angeles, is comprised of 372,000 sf of office space, an 889-room Intercontinental Hotel, and retail and restaurant space. Based on methodology and base assumptions established in conjunction with the Los Angeles Department of Transportation, the study analyzed the potential project-generated impacts on the transportation system surrounding the project site. The study included detailed analysis of the transit system serving the site, construction impacts, truck haul routes, and shared parking between the proposed uses. Gibson Transportation Consulting also assisted in the development of the project mitigation program including the revitalization of the sidewalk, roadway, transit support, and pedestrian elements along the 7th Street corridor in Downtown Los Angeles.

Dodger Stadium

When the Los Angeles Dodgers announced its intention to renovate and improve its entire stadium complex, GTC joined the project design team to help develop a phased multi-modal transportation improvement plan that would meet both the aesthetic and operational needs of the facility. On-site parking, vehicular, pedestrian, and transit access and circulation improvements were designed and a comprehensive strategy was developed to improve the overall arrival and departure experience for all Dodgers fans. The first phase of improvements were completed in time for the 2013 baseball season. With the help of LADOT and Metro, the second phase of improvements was implemented throughout the 2014 baseball season. GTC continues to provide consulting services on all aspects of the stadium's parking and mobility operations.

Mack Urban South Park Residential

Gibson Transportation Consulting is conducting the transportation and parking analyses for Mack Urban's South Park Residential Project, on the largest land purchase in the history of South Park in Downtown Los Angeles. Gibson Transportation Consulting is evaluating the development potential of the parcels, investigating traffic impacts on the street and the freeway systems, and identifying the likely roadway improvements that may be needed to support the project. We are also providing technical services and strategic planning consultation related to parking issues.

Paramount Pictures Studios

Gibson Transportation Consulting is helping Paramount Pictures prepare the Master Plan to guide the development of its Hollywood campus for the next 20 years. As part of a multidisciplinary team, Gibson Transportation engineers are testing alternate land uses for the campus including studios, office, retail, and support services. As part of our investigation of the potential impacts of the project on the surrounding street system, we are identifying the adjacent residential neighborhoods that could experience impacts as a result of cut-through traffic and preparing a mitigation program that would include community input on desired improvements.

The Village at Westfield Topanga

Gibson Transportation Consulting prepared the traffic and parking analysis for The Village at Westfield Topanga, an approximately million square foot retail mixed-use development. Intersection and neighborhood traffic impacts were analyzed and a phased intersection mitigation program was developed that allowed the project to be built in stages along with the accompanying roadway improvements.

LAX Northside

Gibson Transportation Consulting prepared the traffic impact analysis for the update of the LAX Northside Plan, including analysis of 108 study intersections and numerous Caltrans facilities, for inclusion in the draft environmental impact report.