HNTB Retains Networking Occasion for Minority and Females-Owned Corporations


The Denver office environment of HNTB — an worker-owned infrastructure firm serving public and personal entrepreneurs and contractors — recently hosted a networking party for minority- and girls-owned enterprises and disadvantaged organizations in the spot.

Far more than 65 persons with 26 corporations attended the occasion. HNTB employees facilitated introductions in between the business and numerous companies, identifying synergies among the service requires of its clients and the knowledge of the people today in the area. Specifically, this networking event resulted in discussions about forthcoming alternatives and probable teaming preparations for forthcoming projects with Denver’s Office of Transportation and Infrastructure, the Colorado Office of Transportation, the Denver Global Airport, and the Regional Transportation District.

“It is a precedence for HNTB to uplift minority- and ladies-owned companies by sharing our expertise and vast network of connections to support these businesses entry new chances,” stated Reza Akhavan, PE, Colorado practice leader and vice president at HNTB. “Our target is to make multifaceted groups that characterize the essence of range, inclusion and equity, and fulfill our clients’ anticipations in arranging, coming up with and providing superb assignments. This occasion signifies a essential action forward in an ongoing organization initiative and dialogue, and reaffirms our motivation to supporting construct considerably-needed useful resource potential in our neighborhood Denver group.”

Stemming from its determination to partaking with assorted and underutilized associates, HNTB has partnered with multiple companies in Colorado and the Denver place. The business provides layout expert services for Concourses A and B West for the Concourse Renewal System at Denver International Airport. HNTB also served as the layout and building manager on the Denver Worldwide Airport Program Management Staff for the $544 million Hotel and Transit Centre.

Not long ago, Airports Council Intercontinental-North The united states regarded HNTB as a Winner of Inclusion.

HNTB is happy of its ongoing dedication to partnering with MWBE and DBE firms. Some of HNTB’s other initiatives to support these partnerships include things like:

  • The HNTB Associates Method. Made a lot more than a ten years in the past, this program focuses on helping deprived, minority-owned and women of all ages-owned corporations expand their marriage networks so they yield a lot more possibilities to perform on transportation assignments throughout the place.
  • DirectEmployers Association. Via this nonprofit organization, HNTB posts open up positions on a lot more than 250 state and local variety work boards and associates with historically Black faculties and universities on 26 outreach courses to support create a more various workforce.

HNTB is active in sector businesses, such as the Conference of Minority Transportation Officers, Airport Minority Advisory Council, Women’s Transportation Seminar, Modern society of Females Engineers, and the Nationwide Society of Black Engineers. HNTB is also intensely concerned in STEM schooling programs throughout the region