decision/analysis partners Awarded National Park Transportation Development Study for Gabon VIENNA, Va., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- decision/analysis partners of Vienna, VA has been awarded a contract by the Government of Gabon to study transportation infrastructure needs for Gabon's national parks. The study is funded by a grant from the U.S. Trade and Development Agency to the Government of Gabon. Gabon, located on the coast of West Africa, established a system of national parks covering ten percent of its land mass two years ago under the leadership of its president El Hadj Omar Bongo. Gabonese forests, beaches and mangroves are renowned for their great diversity in plant species and wildlife. A transportation strategy for air strips and access roads is needed at this time to induce sustainable eco-tourism, and encourage visitors to experience several natural settings within a single trip. The study will include five key national parks: Loango, Mayumba, Lope, Ivindo and Plateaux Bateke. The decision/analysis partners team includes a transportation planning specialist, a civil engineer experienced in African construction, a local engineer and a consultant from Montgomery Consulting Group of Winter Park, FL, which specializes in small airport and low density aviation consulting. decision/analysis partners ( ) is an international consulting firm based in Vienna in Virginia dedicated to the analysis, design and implementation of complex projects in transportation, logistics, the supply-chain, postal service and telecommunications. Its professional engagements cover traditional strategy formulation, business planning, technical analysis, project management, systems design and competitive analysis. In transportation planning business sector, decision/analysis partners has performed strategic network modeling and analysis, airport and port operations studies, international research on infrastructure development, security and safety strategies. CONTACT: Deborah Palmer of decision/analysis partners, +1-703-255-1101, ext. 112. DATASOURCE: decision/analysis partners CONTACT: Deborah Palmer of decision analysis partners, +1-703-255-1101, ext. 112 Web site: