Our office is engaged in leading planning, management and consulting processes in a variety of areas of transportation planning. We provide wide range of planning services such as public transportation planning & operation, strategic planning, regional master plans, planning non-motorized means of transportation, transportation models & traffic forecasts, diverse transportation analyses, survey design, collection and analysis of Big-Data databases. We provide our clients with professional uncompromising service.
The team is led by Ofir Hilvert, an Engineer with extensive experience in projects in both the public and private sectors in the field of Transportation & Urban Planning.
Our clients include the Ministry of Transportation, the Ministry of Housing, Ayalon Highways, Netivei Israel, Israel Planning Administration, and Municipalities.
Ofir HilvertTeam Leader
Ofir is a Transportation Engineer & Planner with extensive experience in leading and managing large-scale projects in the field of Transportation Planning and works with complex models and a variety of planning tools. He holds an M.Sc. in Transportation Sciences from the Faculty of Civil Engineering from the Technion, he studied and specialized in Public Transportation at M.I.T University.
Alon is a Transportation Planner specializing in data-based transport analysis and transit planning and operations. He’s skilled with Big Data analysis, GIS and statistical tools, specializations he accumulated during his work as Head of the Urban Research & Analysis Team at Localize.city, a New York-based startup. He holds an M.A. in Urban Planning, specializing in transportation planning from McGill University, Canada.
Sivan Lev Tenne
Sivan is an Urban Planner with rich and diverse experience in urban renewal processes, policy documents, managing and supporting planning teams in strategic and master plans. She specializes in statutory processes, formulating programs for planning purposes, preparing and editing planning documents, and working with the Israeli’s building plan submission procedure and guidelines (MAVAT). She holds an M.A. in Geography & Environmental Studies, specializing in environment, society and planning from the Tel Aviv University.
Moy is a Transportation Planner with extensive experience in the field of transportation planning and GIS. He specializes in planning operational networks and infrastructures for public transportation and cycling infrastructure planning. He is an expert in traffic microsimulation modelling projects and holds an M.A. in Geography & Environment Studies from Bar-Ilan University.
Sharon is a third year Geography student in the outstanding program at Tel Aviv University and a Research Assistant at the Urban Space Research Laboratory. She has experience with data analysis tools and advanced technologies including simulation, Big-Data, data collection and GIS analysis.
Public transportation planning
Public transportation planning at all levels of service; train, light rail, city and intercity bus services, taxis and demand-adjusted services.
Planning with a forward-looking strategic vision in urban and regional spaces, complex environments and planning as well as social constraints. Emphasis on formulating a vision, defining goals and objectives, formulating and building alternatives and collaborating with diverse players.
Traffic models and microsimulation
Development and use of transportation models that allows the analysis of future demand for travel and the level of service on the roads and on public transportation network.
Data analysis processes
Data collection processes and working with diverse databases; planning a data collection process from the survey design phase, including formulating questionnaires, defining the sample and how best to conduct the survey, processing and statistical analysis of the data.
Geo-based data analysis
Use of powerful GIS tools for storing, mapping and analyzing spatial information in order to produce insights on networks, land-use, and measures of mobility and accessibility.
Active mobility planning
Planning pedestrian and cycling networks from the conceptual phase to the planning phase. Looking at safety, accessibility to points of interest, urban area coverage and integration with public transportation. Accessibility analysis, challenging topography, level of service of the walking and cycling infrastructure.
Project management, monitoring and control
Project management, monitoring and control services for projects. Managing the various project components for our clients including formulation and follow-up of work plans, handling of accounts, engagement and contracts, integrating with the client’s information systems.
1. Western Galilee master plan
Commissioned by the Ministry of Housing and the Director of Planning in the Northern District
2. Route 4 corridor, traffic microsimulation analysis for a new interchange design system, incorporating mass-transit services and priority schemes
Commissioned by Netivei Israel (National Transport Infrastructure Company)
3.Service planning and implementation of public transportation networks in the Tel Aviv metropolitan area
Commissioned by the Public Transport Authority and the Ayalon Highways
4. Planning micromobility parking facilities in public transportation centers nationwide
Commissioned by the Ministry of Transport
5. Development and updating of three metropolitan transportation models (Tel Aviv, Haifa, Beer Sheva)
Commissioned by the Ministry of Transport and Ayalon Highways
6. Project monitoring and control – transportation infrastructure upgrades in the settlements of the Arab society in Israel
Commissioned by Ayalon Highways
7. Traffic microsimulation analysis of the Kfar Masarik intersection of Route 4, including preference for BRT system (METRONIT)
Commissioned by the Acre Economic Company
8. Planning flexible demand transit service as part of the Ministry of Transportation call for proposals
Commissioned by Misgav, Sachnin, Arabe, Dir Hana municipalities
9. Mobility Master plan in Beitar Illit Municipality– in progress
Commissioned by Beitar Illit Municipality in cooperation with the Emi Matom Engineering Company
10. Traffic planning of the "Geula" development in Petah Tikva
Commissioned by the Petah Tikva Municipality in cooperation with Ilan Markos – Ofek Traffic Planning