Interview with Mahvash Armand, President


Armand Consulting, Inc.  A multicultural, woman owned engineering consulting firm, is committed to providing first class, quality, professional, consulting services to a variety of industries.  Founded in 2002, ACI has earned a reputation as a highly respected, competent and solution oriented consulting firm.  We understand the importance of helping our clients implement complex and state […]

The First Responder Network (FirstNet) and the Next-Generation Communications for Public Safety


FirstNet was created to be a force-multiplier for first responders – to give public safety 21st century communication tools. To do that, FirstNet is looking to build a new Band Class 14 reliabable and secure network. For the first time, public safety communications will be based on commercial standards and based on the commecial standards for  Long […]

University Link Traction Power Test Video

This video shows a the University Link Light Rail go from Capitol Hill Station to the University of Washington Station. This test is the first phase of the train testing for the University Link Light Rail Extension from downtown Seattle to the University of Washington. University Link light rail train testing from Sound Transit Video […]

Nation’s Largest Transit Network to Upgrade Technology


The New York City Metropolitan Transit Authority(MTA) is the nation’s largest mass transit network and MTA has recently announced plans to upgrade the subway track system with new computerized technology. This project is estimated to cost up to $250 million and take up to 20 years to complete. The upgrade will enable faster transportation times […]

Community Outreach: Women in Engineering

As a part of our ongoing community outreach ACI participated in a Dinner with Industry, organized and sponsored by the Everett Community College’s Society of Women Engineers in Everett Washington.  This Mentoring Night event had 40 professionals from various fields of engineering. Students were given the chance to meet and interact with Engineers and learn about the […]

ACI’s Notice of Award from Sound Transit

Armand Consulting is pleased to announce they have received Notice of Award from Sound Transit for Safety and Quality Assurance Staffing Support Services.  This is a one year contract with three one year options to extend.