Sound Transit plans, builds and operates light rail and commuter train services for the central Puget Sound Region.

With voter-approval, Sound Transit is in the process of planning and building the most ambitious transit expansion in the country.
Decision Analyses
Value Engineering
Business Process Improvement
Risk Analysis
Services Provided
  • Value Engineering
  • Business Process Improvement
  • Decision Analysis
  • Constructability Review
  • Project Controls
  • Risk Analysis
  • Training
Helping Sound Transit drive value into critical decisions

Our efforts with Sound Transit have been successful at providing value improving solutions and strategies to help manage an expanding portfolio of projects required to service the fast-growing Puget Sound region.

Consultant Services

VMS has facilitated dozens of value improving workshops that have led to strong partnerships and collaboration between Sound Transit, project stakeholders and independent experts in transit design, operations and project delivery.

ST3 Program Development

VMS was tasked with validating heavy civil transit infrastructure project cost estimates, conducting risk analyses and facilitating value engineering studies for the prospective portfolio of projects comprising Sound Transit 3 (ST3) program.

Project Examples
“VMS offers unparalleled vertical knowledge in engineering and construction that allows them to collaborate with us to optimize the value of our projects by considering performance, cost, time and risk.”

~Sound Transit