Transportation Department

James R. Brown, P.E.

Professional Engineer
Corporate Partner

Education

Mississippi State University
Bachelor of Civil Engineering, 1979

REGISTRATION
  • Registered Engineer in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Mississippi, Tennessee, Louisiana, and Texas
  • Alabama Professional Engineer License Number 15858
PROFESSIONAL CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS
  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE)
  • Alabama County Engineers Association (ACEA)
  • Alabama County Commissioners Association (ACCA)
RELEVANT EXPERIENCE
I-65 from Valleydale Road to I-459
HOOVER, AL

Widening of I-65 from 3-lanes in each direction to 4-lanes and improving the I-459 exit ramp to 2-lanes and the I-459/I-65 SB entrance ramp to 2-lanes.

I-565 Interchange Improvements at County Line Road
MADISON, AL

The project consists of design and plan preparation for grade, drain, base, pave, signals and signing to add an entrance loop ramp, exit ramp and auxiliary lanes to the adjacent interchange, as well as relocating two service roads and the intersection of Madison Blvd. and County Line Road.

SR113 from US-31 in Flomaton, AL to I-65
ESCAMBIA COUNTY, AL

Designed 13 miles of hurricane evacuation route in 6 months including reviews. The existing 2-lane facility was upgraded to a divided 4-lane roadway.

Priebes Mill Road Extension
TALLADEGA COUNTY, AL

The extension of Priebes Mill Road from Jennifer Road to SR21 consists of an environmental assessment for the corridor as well as survey, design and plan preparation for grade, drain, base and pave.

BACKGROUND

James Brown has over 30 years experience in the design, construction and project management on a variety of transportation and civil engineering projects. Mr. Brown has worked on the design of airports, mass transit, major multi-level interchanges, urban streets, rural roads, county roads and bridges, parking lots and toll roads all over the Midwest and Southeast United States. Mr. Brown has designed and or managed over 100 projects with ALDOT in the past 24 years.

Prior to his association with Gonzalez-Strength & Associates, Inc. Mr. Brown’s employers included Almon Associates, CTE Engineers, Inc., PBS&J, Inc., and HNTB Corporation.

Contact Info

(205) 942-2486 ext. 133
jbrown@gonzalez-strength.com