Construction management expert Clifford Halvorsen joins HNTB in Houston

Halvorsen brings over three decades of experience managing impactful transportation projects across south Texas

HOUSTON (Aug. 25, 2020) – Clifford Halvorsen, PE, has joined HNTB Corporation as construction services director and associate vice president, based in the firm’s Houston office.

Halvorsen brings 35 years of experience to this role, with extensive background leading projects across the Houston region for the Texas Department of Transportation and Harris County Toll Road Authority. Prior to joining HNTB, he served as a senior CEI manager for another consulting firm.

“Clifford’s in-depth knowledge and understanding of Houston’s transportation infrastructure are invaluable as we continue to work to improve mobility and lessen congestion across the region,” said Mike Voinis, PE, HNTB Houston office leader and vice president. “His broad set of skills and trusted industry relationships are a huge asset in delivering the best possible value to our clients.”

Halvorsen’s expertise includes design, maintenance and construction of highways, roadways and bridges in both urban and rural environments, giving him a unique understanding of traffic control, material requirements, safety issues and construction techniques.
Halvorsen’s contributions to improving transportation previously was recognized by industry leaders as a recipient of the Luther DeBerry Award from the Texas Transportation Institute. He is a graduate of Texas A&M University.

HNTB’s work in Houston includes serving as program manager for the Texas Department of Transportation’s US-290 program, design for Houston METRO’s Northwest Transit Center and on-call planning services for the Houston Airport System.