November 22, 2010
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Engineer Brown Dies
Steven H. (Steve) Brown, PE, 54, a long-time transit professional with more than 28 years of experience in public transit and transportation engineering, died Nov. 10 in Denison, TX.
Brown was a 2008 graduate of Leadership APTA and was also active in his local chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers. From 2006 until October 2010, he was a senior project manager with the Rail & Transit Systems team of Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. In October, he left to join Jacobs Engineering, managing teams on a variety of transit projects that included feasibility studies, alternative alignments, preliminary engineering, transit facility site layouts, and final designs associated with light rail and bus projects.
His previous work for such agencies as Dallas Area Rapid Transit, Houston Metro, and Sacramento Regional Transit included project management for light rail extensions, site design and layouts, hydrologic and hydraulic analysis, water surface profile modeling, and regulatory support.