Founder and President of R&M Consulting Engineers Inc., Mr. Rajappan is a professional Civil and Traffic Engineer with 35 years of experience in transportation infrastructure and civil design projects, 25 of the years with this company. With over $3 billion in projects under his professional stamp, he has managed numerous multi-disciplinary and multi-phase highway, interchange, and bridge projects for the State, County, and local Cities of California. His wide range of knowledge and experiences includes Caltrans project development procedures, transportation planning, traffic operations, environmental planning and documentation, constructability and value analysis procedures, preparation of PS&E, and development of international toll road projects. Mr. Rajappan also involves extensively with project funding applications to State and Federal Agencies. R&M has close to 50 professional staff organized into three civil engineering teams. All of these departments are headed by professionals with two to four decades of professional experience. All the design principals have worked with R&M for 12-25 years, resulting in a tremendous carry-through of knowledge from project to project.