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Adnan Maiah

District 12 - Acting District Director

Adnan Maiah - Caltrans District 12 Deputy District Director, Capital Outlay Support Program

Adnan Maiah serves as the acting District 12 Director overseeing planning operations, design, constructing, operations and maintenance of the California State Highway System in Orange County.

In his prior role as Deputy District Director for the Capital Outlay Support Program, Adnan was responsible for the offices of Construction, Design, Program/Project Management, and Right of Way.

Adnan joined Caltrans in 1992, and has held numerous key positions in Program/Project Management, and Office of Design. For the last 11 years, Adnan has led District 12 with an impressive 100% delivery of the annual Contract for Delivery with Headquarters. In previous years Adnan provided District 12 direction in delivery of a portfolio of projects worth over $5.3 million consisting of in-house, Caltrans, as well as local oversight projects. Adnan’s knowledge of State, Federal and local transportation programming of funds has allowed Caltrans, its partners, and its stakeholders to maximize funding opportunities and realize maximum benefit from investments in infrastructure.

Adnan’s expertise has been a key factor in the successful delivery of numerous high profile and complicated Capital Outlay projects such as: Interstate 5, State Route 74 Interchange Project and the State Route 91 Widening Project. Among his major accomplishments was the successful delivery of the first design-build project completed on an active freeway in California, the $560 million State Route 22 High Occupancy Vehicle Widening Project. Adnan's expertise in design-build construction is an essential asset as construction begins on Orange County’s largest project to date, the $1.9 billion Interstate 405 Improvement Project.

Adnan’s educational background includes Bachelor and Master of Science degrees with a concentration in Structural and Civil Engineering, and a Ph.D. in Structural Engineering.

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Phone: (657) 328-6000
Fax: (657) 328-6511

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California Department of Transportation
District 12
1750 East 4th Street, Suite 100
Santa Ana CA 92705

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