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HDR’s Latest Experts Talk Explains How to Incorporate Sustainability into Bridge Design

May 5, 2022 - in Bridges, News

Collaboration on the St. Croix Crossing bridge led to a design that reduced the number of towers in the St. Croix River, a federally designated Wild and Scenic Riverway. OMAHA, Neb. — As communities look for ways to be more sustainable and an influx of federal…

Ontario Line Subway Project Celebrates Groundbreaking and Release of Station Renderings

April 6, 2022 - in News, Transit, Transportation

OMAHA, Neb. — Project leaders and local and provincial officials marked the start of construction on the Ontario Line subway project Sunday, March 27,…

HDR Employees Across North America Recognized by WTS for Steadfast Support of Women in Transportation

March 30, 2022 - in News, People

OMAHA, Neb. Three HDR employees have been honored with top awards from their local WTS chapters for their support of women in the transportation industry.…

Chip Knowlton Joins HDR as Infrastructure Consulting Business Transformation Director

March 14, 2022 - in News, People

OMAHA, Neb. — With more than 30 years advising industry leaders, Chip Knowlton has joined HDR as infrastructure consulting business transformation director. Infrastructure development is taking center stage around the globe, with new funding and political…

HDR Selected to Study Feasibility of New Rail Line in San Juan County, New Mexico

March 8, 2022 - in Rail, Transportation

OMAHA, Neb. — San Juan County, New Mexico, has selected HDR to perform a feasibility study for the Four Corners Freight Rail project. The proposed greenfield rail line would connect the Farmington, New Mexico, area to the national freight network via the…

HDR Named Employer of the Year by WTS Colorado

February 1, 2022 - in Awards, Corporate, News

Central Region Bridge Leader Tammy Heffron accepts the Employer of the Year Award from WTS Colorado on behalf of HDR.   Colorado Rail Project Also Recognized in Annual WTS Awards HDR has been recognized as Employer of the Year by WTS Colorado. The group,…

HDR’s Joanna ‘Asia’ Alvord Promoted to Transportation Project Controls Director

January 18, 2022 - in News, People

MAHA, Neb. — With more than 20 years of innovative digital project management experience and recent management of the project controls cross sector, Joanna “Asia” Alvord has been promoted to serve as HDR's transportation project controls director.  …

HDR Promotes Cathy LaFata to Transportation Equity Director

December 8, 2021 - in News, People

New Position Continues Commitment to Equity in Transportation   HDR’s Cathy LaFata has taken on a new role as the company’s transportation equity director, where she will apply more than 27 years of environmental justice expertise to help clients…

Four HDR Projects Honored in the Top 10 in North America by Roads & Bridges Magazine

December 6, 2021 - in Awards, News, Projects

Roads in California and Iowa, Bridges in North Carolina and Vermont Win Industry Recognition Four HDR projects have been named among the best in North America by Roads & Bridges magazine in their 2021 Top 10 Roads and Top 10 Bridges awards. Among the winners…

Experienced Aviation Development Professional Jose Enriquez Joins HDR as Texas Aviation Lead

November 16, 2021 - in News, People

OMAHA, Neb. — Aviation development professional Jose Enriquez, P.E., joined HDR in October as the Texas aviation lead and a vice president. Based in Houston, he will use his extensive knowledge and experience to work directly with clients and provide leadership…