Michael Kraman rejoins HNTB as West Division transportation project director

Former TCA CEO serves as a strategic advisor on complex infrastructure projects

SANTA ANA, California (May 8, 2020) – Michael Kraman, PE, rejoined HNTB Corporation as West Division transportation project director and senior vice president. He is based in HNTB’s Santa Ana office. Kraman’s career in transportation spans more than three decades, including serving six years as CEO for the Transportation Corridors Agencies.

“Mike is well-known for his accomplishments and contributions within the transportation industry. As the former leader of a toll authority, he brings a unique perspective as he rejoins our firm,” said Wayne Feuerborn, HNTB West Division president and senior vice president. “He will excel in building our brand and delivering complex infrastructure projects for our clients.”

In this new role, Kraman serves as a strategic advisor for HNTB project delivery teams to support key clients and encourage technical excellence. He represents the firm in numerous professional and civic organizations, as well as provides mentoring and coaching to both the firm and the industry.

Kraman brings more than 30 years of experience in the planning, design and management of major civil and transportation engineering projects. During his career, he has delivered complex public works projects including state highways, rail and port facilities.

During his eight-year tenure at TCA, Kraman progressed from chief engineer to CEO. He led the agency in operating a 51-mile toll road network in Orange County, California, servicing 330,000 toll transactions daily and generating more than $300 million in annual revenue during his tenure.

Prior to his service at TCA, Kraman was a vice president for HNTB in Southern California.

Kraman earned a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from the United States Coast Guard Academy and a Master of Science in civil engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is registered as a professional engineer in California and numerous other states.

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