Nicolaas P. Swart, P.E.

Transportation Department
Title: Transportation Systems Management Division Manager
Nicolaas P. Swart


Nicolaas Swart has been the Transportation Systems Management Division Manager since 2006. He oversees all aspects of Traffic Engineering and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS). He comes to MCDOT with a strong international engineering background. Before joining MCDOT he worked for Associated Engineering (B.C.) Ltd. in Canada and Ninham Shand, Inc. in South Africa.


Nicolaas earned his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and his post-graduate degree in Transportation Engineering from the University of Pretoria in South Africa.


He is a member of the:
  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia
  • Institute of Transportation Engineers
  • Intelligent Transportation Society of Arizona
  • State Board of Technical Registration of Arizona
He also serves as the Program Manager for AZTech, a partnership of local agencies integrating transportation systems across jurisdictional boundaries through traffic management and ITS solutions.

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