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Senior Transport Planner Joins GTA Consultants

GTA Consultants is delighted to welcome Associate Director James Phillips to our transport planning team in Brisbane.

James is a passionate transport planning professional with more than 10 years’ experience in Queensland’s public sector, having joined GTA from Queensland’s TransLink Division, part of the Department of Transport and Main Roads. James is a highly skilled transport planner combining experience as a principal network planner and manager of a technical team responsible for development and implementation of network design and operations for TransLink’ multimodal public transport system.

James has a strong track record of delivering high-profile projects across Queensland, working as a member of various project steering committees and as the state technical lead for coordinating public transport service planning across Brisbane and the Greater Brisbane Networks.

Though his role, James has been influential in shaping several prominent projects, including Brisbane City Council's Metro Proposal, Queens Wharf Precinct Development, G20 Summit Public Transport Plan and the Bus and Rail Tunnel Plan.

GTA Regional Head Mac Hulbert said: “James brings a wealth of knowledge to GTA’s highly valued Transport Planning Group. He brings not only specialist technical skills in transport planning and network service design, but also comprehensive experience in successful team leadership and quality commercial acumen within a key transport organisation. We are thrilled to have James onboard, delivering strong outcomes for our clients and strengthening our local planning team.”


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