About McDonald Transit Associates, Inc.
- McDonald Transit Associates, Inc. offers management, planning, and operation services for bus, rail, and paratransit systems. Beginning our fourth decade of service, we remain focused solely on responsive, effective, efficient public transit. Public transportation solutions are our only endeavors, providing management services at 27 locations in sixteen states. We also have successfully completed more than 100 transportation studies and consulting assignments. Each client receives the individual attention and participation of the principals of the firm, including the CEO. Our record of contract renewal is the best in the industry.
An employee-owned corporation, McDonald Transit Associates, Inc. was founded in Fort Worth, Texas in 1972. In October 2009, the shareholders of McDonald Transit authorized an investment transaction that allowed McDonald Transit Associates, Inc. to become part of Regional Authority for Transport Paris, Development (RatpDev). Acting through RatpDev USA, McDonald Transit is now part of the worldwide RatpDev Group. RatpDev has entered into partnerships to expand coverage and improve service in some of the world’s largest transit markets.
Since 2002, RatpDev has grown to operate and maintain buses, metros, tramways and rail systems worldwide including Algeria, Brazil, China, France, Germany, India, Italy, South Africa, South Korea, West Indies, and now the United States. This rapid growth reflects its exceptional breadth and depth of experiences in all rail, bus and paratransit modes.