Infrastructure Project Director, Martin Cristofaro, Joins HNTB in Houston

Key hire will further expand firm’s public works expertise in the region.

Houston, TX, September 25, 2015 --( Infrastructure solutions firm HNTB Corporation, continues its ongoing growth in Texas with the addition of Martin Cristofaro, P.E., who will serve as project director for the firm’s public works practice in Houston.

Cristofaro brings 35 years of experience leading an array of civil engineering projects. He oversees HNTB’s effort to expand its presence in the greater Houston area, including Harris County, as well as across the state.

“HNTB knows the public works sector and understands the growing needs of our region,” said Tom Ellis, PE, Central Division president. “Marty knows what it takes to be successful with clients and their projects, and understands the critical role infrastructure plays in our state’s mobility and economic competitiveness.”

Previously, Cristofaro served as program manager for the Bexar County Flood Control Division Capital Improvement Projects Program, where he oversaw the implementation of Bexar County’s $500 million, 10-year Regional Flood Control Program. In addition, Cristofaro has provided program and project management to numerous public agencies throughout the Houston and Harris County area.

Cristofaro earned his bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from University of Houston. He is an active participant in the American Society of Civil Engineers, as well as the Texas Society of Professional Engineers. He is a Texas Registered Professional Land Surveyor and Certified Floodplain Manager.

About HNTB
Named 2015 Design Firm of the Year by ENR Texas & Louisiana, HNTB Corporation is an employee-owned infrastructure solutions firm serving public and private owners and construction contractors. With more than a century of service in the United States and nearly 60 years in Texas, HNTB continues to grow in size and service offerings to clients from seven office locations, currently employing approximately 400 full-time professionals in the state. 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
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