DALLAS, TX — Arpit Talati has been appointed business development director for the Texas-Mountain region of WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, a global engineering and professional services organization.
In his new position, Mr. Talati will be responsible for developing and implementing business development strategy for transportation and infrastructure projects and managing client relationship efforts for the firm’s Texas-Mountain region, which includes the states of Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Texas, Utah and Wyoming.
Some of the firm’s recent projects in the region include the Dallas Horseshoe Project; the DFW Connector in Dallas-Fort Worth; the U.S. 183 South reconstruction project in Austin; the South Mountain Freeway in Phoenix; the expansion of the Valley Metro light rail in Phoenix and Mesa; the Hill Field Road Bridge reconstruction in Layton, Utah; and the I-70 Veterans Memorial Tunnels in Colorado.
Mr. Talati, who will be based in the firm’s Dallas office, has considerable experience in infrastructure sales as well as planning, designing and managing highway and infrastructure projects throughout Texas. Prior to joining WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, he was responsible for infrastructure sales for the Austin and San Antonio offices of an international engineering organization. He also led a regional sales team across the Central U.S. that developed growth strategies, implemented client-focused sales strategies, and led major pursuits.
A licensed professional engineer in Texas, Mr. Talati received a B.S. in civil engineering from Texas Tech University. His professional affiliations include American Council of Engineering Companies and the American Society of Civil Engineers.
About WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, one of the world’s leading engineering and professional services consulting firms, provides services designed to transform the built environment and restore the natural one. The firm’s expertise ranges from environmental remediation and urban planning, to engineering iconic buildings and designing sustainable transport networks, to developing the energy sources of the future and enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. Approximately 34,000 employees, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors, program and construction management professionals, as well as various environmental experts, work for this dynamic organization in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide. wsp-pb.com/usa WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff has numerous openings in engineering, technical and managerial positions across the United States. Job descriptions, locations and benefits are posted on the firm’s careers site.