BALTIMORE, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Joel Oppenheimer has been named a senior vice president of STV. Oppenheimer is the firm's Baltimore office manager and head of STV's Transportation & Infrastructure practice in Maryland.
Oppenheimer has more than 30 years of experience in transportation planning and engineering design. He joined STV as a vice president in 2005 and is currently serving as the deputy program manager on one of Maryland's largest ongoing transportation initiatives, the Maryland Transit Administration Red Line. This $2.6 billion project includes a 14.1-mile east-west transit corridor connecting many essential Baltimore neighborhoods.
Active in numerous industry organizations, Oppenheimer mentors young STV engineers through the EDGE group (Enriched Development for Growth and Excellence), a program he created in Baltimore. He was named 2013 Civil Engineer of the Year by the American Society of Civil Engineers, Maryland Section.
Since opening its doors more than 100 years ago, STV has become a leader in providing engineering, architectural, construction management, planning and environmental services for transportation systems, infrastructure, buildings, energy and other facilities. The firm is ranked 40th in Engineering News-Record's Top 500 Design Firms survey. STV is 100 percent employee-owned. For more information, visit our website at www.stvinc.com or follow @STVGroup on Twitter.