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We’re specialists in transportation strategy, policy, and economic analysis.

CPCS is at the forefront of goods and people movement issues across the United States at the federal, multistate, state, regional, and local levels.

We help governments and private organizations understand freight needs and issues, and leverage opportunities to improve their systems and support economic development.

CPCS provides the highest-quality advice on transportation challenges in the areas of strategic and business planning, multimodal freight, passenger rail, ports and waterways, intermodal terminals, trade lanes, borders, urban mobility, oversize/overweight cargo, truck parking, grant writing, corridor planning, freight operations, market competitiveness, and more. 

Freight and transport specializations


  • Data analytics, modelling, forecasting, storytelling
  • Economic analyses
  • Port and intermodal feasibility and market studies
  • Private equity buy-side due diligence
  • Commodity flow analysis
  • Freight-related emissions analysis
  • Policy analysis and advanced research


  • State and regional freight transportation plans
  • Business planning for ports and freight-supporting agencies
  • Trade strategy development


  • Project Management
  • Stakeholder consultations
  • Grant writing

Transport data specialists: More reasons to work with us

Expert familiarity across all freight data sets and analytical tools.

Extensive knowledge of data and time-tested methods for identifying truck mobility issues.

Expertise with all public and private sources of freight data.

Delivery of practical insights that link the diverse freight needs of urban, suburban, and rural areas.