Roger Heebner has been appointed freight rail market principal in the Philadelphia office of WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, a global engineering and professional services organization.


In his new position, Mr. Heebner will provide strategic consulting services for the firm’s freight and passenger rail clients.

Mr. Heebner has over 43 years of experience in the management, planning, design, estimating, and construction of both rail and rail-related highway engineering projects. Prior to joining WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, he was a vice president and freight rail market sector leader with another international firm. He previously spent nearly 20 years employed by Conrail and began his career handling rail-related projects with the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation.

Mr. Heebner received master of civil engineering and bachelor of civil engineering degrees from Villanova University. He is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and the American Railway Engineering and Maintenance Association.

About WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services consulting firms, provides services designed to transform the built environment and restore the natural one. The firm’s expertise ranges from environmental remediation and urban planning, to engineering iconic buildings and designing sustainable transport networks, to developing the energy sources of the future and enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. Approximately 34,000 employees, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors, program and construction management professionals, as well as various environmental experts, work for this dynamic organization in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide.