News and Updates

New Service! CTC Sign Management System


Historically, highway signs have been required to be manufactured with a certain level of nighttime visibility, or “Retroreflectivity.”  The 2009 MUTCD now requires all signs to be maintained at a certain level of retroreflectivity, based upon the colors of the materials used.  The first deadline is January 22, 2012.

With the most Up to date courses!CTC's Online Institute


CTC is always striving to find the most innovative ways for our clients to stay in compliance.  Our new Online Institute offers Web-based DOT and OSHA training designed to enhance your skills, increase your performance, and meet the current DOT and DOL training requirement.

A Fallen American HeroSGT Brandon E. Maggart Memorial and
Blake Maggart Educational Fund

Honoring the memory of Army SGT Brandon E. Maggart who served in Iraq and was killed during Operation Iraq Freedom.

Blake Maggart remembers his father on Memorial Day and Veteran's Day in 2011


Company Information The experience you need for your transportation issues.

Commonwealth Transportation Consultants was born in December 1999.  We consist of a dedicated group of engineers and retired/present law enforcement officers specializing in the entire spectrum of land transportation modes. 

We have conducted crash tests, engaged in research, and provided training on a national scale.  We have offered expert testimony in both state and federal courts. Check our Service List for a detailed description of the areas in which we can provide assistance.

Richard, BSME, CEO
Richard Baade possesses a Bachelors of Science degree from Rochester Institute of Technology in mechanical engineering. He began his engineering career
Pam, Office Manager
Pam has provided over 6 years of service as office staff for Weis Markets Incorporated. Her duties focused on bookkeeping and accounting functions. She
Ron, Senior Analyst
Ron Baade is the Senior Analyst for Commonwealth Transportation Consultants and an adjunct instructor for the Center for Law Enforcement Education. Mr. Baade
Vincent, Training Sales Representative
Vincent Babich retired from the Pennsylvania State Police at the rank of Sergeant with 25 years of service. As a Trooper, he served on the Commercial Vehicle
Doug, Training Sales Representative
Doug has been an emergency medical technician and firefighter for more than 21 years. This time includes more than nine years as a Secondary EMT Instructor for