Kurt Bialobreski, P.E., PTOE, a traffic engineer at Hanson Professional Services Inc.’s Peoria office, recently celebrated 10 years of service with the firm.
has served as a project manager and traffic engineer on transportation and
infrastructure projects throughout the country, including the Warehouse
District revitalization, Washington Street improvements and new westbound span
of the McClugage Bridge, all in Peoria; roundabout at Main and Auburn streets
in Rockford, which was the first dual-lane roundabout in that city and on a
state highway in Illinois; and Interstate 74 Mississippi River bridge
replacement from Moline to Bettendorf, Iowa. He is providing traffic analysis
for the master plan for a portion of the central Tri-State Tollway in Cook
County and is the lead civil engineer for roadway and traffic for the
Multimodal Corridor Enhancement (MCORE) project study and design in Champaign
and Urbana; both projects are under way.
In 2014, he
was selected as a 2014 Rising Star in Civil Engineering by ZweigWhite’s Civil +
Structural Engineer magazine and was named one of the 40 Leaders Under Forty by
InterBusiness Issues magazine. In 2012, Bialobreski was named Young Engineer of
the Year by the American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) Central Illinois
Section. He is a member of ASCE, American Public Works Association, Institute
of Transportation Engineers, American Road & Transportation Builders Association
policy committee for autonomous vehicles and vehicle-to-vehicle communication
and the Pekin Area Chamber of Commerce Transportation Committee.
a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering in 2001 from the University of
Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and is a licensed professional engineer in
Illinois and Florida and a certified professional traffic operations engineer.
Hanson is a
national, employee-owned consulting firm providing engineering, planning and
allied services. The Peoria regional office is located at 7625 N. University
St., Suite 200, Peoria, IL 61614. The office may be reached by phone at (309)