Oleg I. Sannikov



Oleg Sannikov is a professional traffic engineer and transport planner with over 28 years experience in various facets of the profession. His main areas of professional interest and experience include:

  • Traffic and parking impact assessments
  • Detailed design of car parking and access facilities, including certification for Construction and Occupation Certificates
  • Intersection and network modelling (Aimsun, SCATES, SIDRA, INTANAL)
  • Road safety studies
  • Design, management and analysis of all types of traffic, parking and activity surveys
  • Local area traffic management

Oleg is an expert user of specialist intersection and network modelling software (Aimsun (with Legion module), SIDRA Intersection, Intanal, Scates, Synchro/SimTraffic) and is also known for his skills in modelling complex vehicle manoeuvres for design of car parking areas and loading/unloading facilities (a licensed user of AutoTrack).

Oleg had special training in investigation and reconstruction of traffic accidents and is a licensed user of REC-TEC and m-smacRT accident reconstruction software. He has investigated numerous accidents involving collisions of vehicles, bicycles, motorcycles and pedestrians, overturning vehicles and accidents at roadwork sites.


MEngSci (Traffic Engineering) Moscow State Automobile and Road Institute (Technical University) – MADI, 1985.
Aimsun Advanced Training Course – TSS Transport Simulation Systems, Sydney, 2012 (micro-, meso-, macro- and hybrid simulation of traffic networks).
Commercial vehicle accident reconstruction course. Institute of Police Technology and Management, University of North Florida, 2004 (course conducted at Australian Federal Police College in Canberra).
Crash Injury Biomechanics course. Institution of Engineers Australia, 1995.
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