HDR, Engineering, Inc. has acquired InfraConsult LLC, an infrastructure management and advisory firm with offices in Arizona, California, New Mexico and Hawaii. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Going forward, InfraConsult will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of HDR Engineering, Inc.
“We are excited about InfraConsult’s unique expertise, which we will now be able to jointly offer our transportation clients,” said Eric Keen, HDR Engineering, Inc., president. “They provide outstanding program and financial management advisory services and are supporting clients on some of the world’s most complex transportation and transit projects.
“HDR is committed to helping Hawaii grow as a center for technology and trade, and we appreciate working with the Hawaii community. Hawaii’s strategic location is important to HDR as we continue to expand our global focus, ” added Keen.
Michael Schneider, Alan Wulkan and Simon Zweighaft, Infraconsult’s managing partners, said: “We look forward to working with HDR and their ability to reach out to clients around the world. More importantly, we founded InfraConsult on the belief that projects are done by people, not companies. It was critical for us to join a company that shares our focus on client service through strong relationships and great people.”
Schneider, Wulkan and Zweighaft will join HDR as senior vice presidents.
HDR currently serves as the program manager for the City and County of Honolulu’s wastewater consent decree compliance program and owner’s engineer for H-POWER waste-to-energy plant expansion, as well as consultant to Hawaiian Electric Company (HECO) on power and energy projects. Hawaii also is the center of HDR’s Department of Defense activities in the Pacific Rim. InfraConsult serves as program manager for the Honolulu High Capacity Transit Corridor Project.
HDR is a global employee-owned firm providing architecture, engineering, consulting, construction and related services through our various operating companies. More than 8,000 professionals are committed to helping clients manage complex projects and make sound decisions. HDR has had a strong presence in Honolulu since 2007, with 73 employees. Learn more at hdrinc.com.
InfraConsult is an organization specializing in the development and financing of sustainable infrastructure projects and solutions. The firm comprises experienced and knowledgeable professional partners with a range of disciplines and practices that spans the continuum of infrastructure development, from advice and consulting to development and operation.