Tim Horton, PE, joined HNTB Corporation as senior project engineer for transportation in the firm’s Bellevue office. In his new role, Horton will work closely with agencies such as Washington Department of Transportation while providing technical expertise on projects and management of engineering teams.
His responsibilities will include transportation design, project management and oversight of design-build activities. Horton brings more than 15 years of experience in the transportation industry.
“Tim has an impressive history of building strong client relationships to support growth into new markets,” said Kevin Collins, PE, HNTB Seattle office leader and vice president. “His breadth of organizational, analytical and technical skills will make him an invaluable asset to HNTB and our clients.”
Horton has industry experience working as a project manager, discipline lead and project engineer in the private sector, and has worked as a transportation engineer in the public sector. At a previous firm, he was recognized for developing a transit line of business and the selection and delivery of the first design-build project in that firm’s history. He also was involved in the first diverging diamond interchange in the state of Washington.
Horton earned both a Master of Civil Engineering and a Bachelor of Science at Saint Martin’s University in Lacey, Washington. He currently serves as a senior design advisor for Saint Martin’s University engineering students, helping to rewrite the senior design curriculum for the program. He belongs to the American Society of Civil Engineers, American Public Works Association, American Management Association, American Society of Administrative Professionals and the National Human Resources Association. He is an active volunteer in his local community.
HNTB established its Seattle office in 1960, but the firm traces its roots in the region back to 1912, when the Columbia River Interstate Bridge between Portland, Oregon, and Vancouver, Washington, opened. The bridge was designed by John Lyle Harrington, a partner in HNTB’s predecessor firm, Waddell & Harrington. HNTB has grown to employ nearly 250 professionals in the region who help play a role in planning and delivering high-profile transportation infrastructure projects across the state and around the country.
HNTB’s many signature infrastructure projects in the region include SR 99 Alaskan Way Tunnel; Mercer Corridor improvements in Seattle; Seattle-Tacoma International Airport third runway; second Tacoma Narrows Bridge; Sound Transit University Link Light Rail Extension, Lynnwood Link Extension, West Seattle and Ballard Link Extensions and East Link Extension; Washington State Department of Transportation General Engineering Consultant Services for I-405 and SR 509; South Park Bascule Bridge Replacement in Seattle; Mount Baker Ridge Tunnel; historic work on I-5 dating back to the 1960s; and Tilikum Crossing bridge in Portland.
HNTB Corporation is an employee-owned infrastructure solutions firm serving public and private owners and construction contractors. Celebrating 106 years of service in the United States and 60 years in Seattle, HNTB continues to grow in size and service offerings to clients from its office in Bellevue, currently employing approximately 250 full-time professionals in the region. HNTB understands the life cycle of infrastructure and addresses clients’ most complex technical, financial and operational challenges. Professionals nationwide deliver a full range of infrastructure-related services, including award-winning planning, design, program management and construction management. For more information, visit www.hntb.com, or follow HNTB on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn or Twitter.
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