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HNTB Grows Architecture Practice to Accommodate New Projects

August 1, 2016 - in News, People

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 1, 2016 – HNTB Corporation’s architecture practice has added a significant number of new architects, representing approximately a 20 percent increase in the firm’s total architecture staff over the past fourteen months. Hires include…

HDR Expands Dam, Levees, Civil Works Practice with Addition of Three Key Hires

July 29, 2016 - in News, People

HDR has recently added three industry-recognized leaders to the dams, levees and civil works practice. They are Dan Osmun, national technical advisor…

Jeff VanDyke Joins HNTB in Atlanta as Senior Project Manager

July 28, 2016 - in News, People

ATLANTA, July 28, 2016 – Jeff VanDyke joined HNTB Corporation as senior project manager. He is based in the firm’s Atlanta office. VanDyke has more…

Mortenson Women Wielded Hammers & Drills to Help a St. Paul Somali Family Build a Home

July 28, 2016 - in News, People

A team of 15 women from Mortenson aided homebuyers Marian and Abdikani to do interior trim and finishing work on a house just north of Frogtown in St. Paul, Minnesota. Construction Executive Kelly Mansell led the Mortenson Women Build team along with women…

Kara Lentz Joins HNTB in Dallas as Senior Program Manager

July 28, 2016 - in News, People

DALLAS  – Kara Lentz, PE, joined HNTB Corporation as a senior program manager, based in the firm’s Dallas office. She has 16 years of professional experience in program, project and construction management. She has significant experience in the aviation…

Atkins Appoints New Rail Asset Management Director

July 27, 2016 - in News, People

Atkins, one of the world’s leading design, engineering and project management consultancies, has appointed John Chappell as rail asset management director to its Transportation division. In his new role, John will support engagement with the rail market,…

HDR’s Michael Keller Recognized as a Progressive Railroading Rising Star

July 27, 2016 - in News, People

Railroad industry "stars" aligned in Pittsburgh July 24 and among them was HDR railroad client manager Michael Keller. Keller is one of 20 rail professionals under 40 to be honored as a "Rising Star" by Progressive Railroading magazine. He was joined by 19…

Hjelholt Joins HDR to Lead Freight Rail Sector

July 27, 2016 - in News, People

Bill Hjelholt has accepted a position as director of freight rail with HDR. His responsibilities include developing HDR's vision and initiatives for continued growth and expansion of the freight rail sector across North America and globally. Hjelholt is based…

New Leadership for Latin America Region

July 27, 2016 - in News, People

NEW YORK, NY — WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, a global engineering and professional services organization, has named Jorge A. Chaves Dominguez as president and Asdrubal Montenegro as chief financial officer of its Latin America region. “We look forward to…

HNTB Hires Jim Parsons as Director, National Transit Programs

July 27, 2016 - in News, People

SEATTLE  – James Parsons, AICP, joined HNTB Corporation as a director of national transit programs and vice president, focusing on the delivery of transit planning and engineering projects. He is a senior technical resource for the firm, located in Seattle,…