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Office of Infrastructure

Engineering Support Units

Pavement Design Solutions

The objective of the Pavement Design Solutions Unit is to select and design pavements (flexible or rigid) that best accommodate current and predicted traffic needs in a safe, durable and cost effective manner.

Jeffrey Mann, Civil Engineer Office: 505-827-3245 jeffreys.Mann@state.nm.us
Room 224 1120 Cerrillos Rd. Santa Fe, NM 87504-1149


Bridge Design Bureau

The Bridge Design Bureau provides structural design services that result in cost effective, functional, durable and safe bridges and structures for transportation projects. The Bureau generates bridge/structural scoping reports, designs bridge and structural drawings and develops and furnishes bridge and structural standards and specifications.

Raymond M. Trujillo, P.E., Bureau Chief Phone: 505-827-5448 raymond.trujillo@state.nm.us

1120 Cerrillos Rd Santa Fe, NM 87505


 

Bridge Management Section

The NMDOT Bridge Management Section is located in the General Office in Santa Fe and is part of the Bridge Bureau. The Section is responsible for managing the State’s bridge and culvert infrastructure. This includes coordinating the inspection of all public roadway bridges in the State of New Mexico, reviewing and approving overload permits and managing and coordinating bridge rehabilitation efforts. The Section is also responsible for railroad bridge management along the NMRX system from Belen to Lamy.

1120 Cerrillos Rd Santa Fe, NM 87505

Jeff Vigil, State Bridge Management Engineer (Bridge Managment Issues and Primary Liasion with Federal and External Agencies) Office: 505-827-5457 jeff.vigil@state.nm.us

Ernest Armijo, Bridge Management Engineer (Bridge Management, Bridge Scour & Bridge Maintenance Contracts) Office: 505-827-5536 ernest.armijo@state.nm.us

Gary Kinchen, State Bridge Load Rating Engineer (Bridge Load Rating, Weight Limit Posting & Proposed Utility Additions to Existing Bridges) Office: 505-827-9891 gary.kinchen@state.nm.us

Ben Najera, State Railroad Bridge Engineer (NM Railrunner Bridge Issues) Office: 505-827-5385 ben.najera@state.nm.us

Joseph Valdez, Route Analyst (Overweight/Oversize Vehicles) Office: 505-827-5540 joseph.valdez@state.nm.us


Traffic Technical Support Bureau

The Bureau is responsible for providing traffic engineering leadership and expertise to provide for a safe and efficient transportation system. The Bureau manages the State Access Management Manual which details the administrative procedures and engineering methods used by the NMDOT to actively manage access to and from the state highway system. The Bureau assures compliance with design regulations and policies by managing related standard drawings and specifications related to all traffic and transportation elements.

Afshin Jian, P.E., Manager Office: 505-827- 5490 afshin.jian@state.nm.us

1120 Cerrillos Rd Santa Fe, NM 87505


Drainage Design Bureau

The vision of the Drainage Bureau is to provide design of drainage conveyance systems for surface water runoff within the transportation system, and to design safe, efficient, economical, and environmentally sensitive drainage systems

Ted Barber, Drainage Design Manager Office: 505.827.5449 ted.barber@state.nm.us

1120 Cerrillos Rd Santa Fe, NM 87505-7500