Donald Nyland joins HNTB in Austin as construction services leader

Former TxDOT Austin District director to lead construction services on projects throughout Central and South Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (Aug. 1, 2019) – Donald Nyland, PE, joined HNTB Corporation as construction engineering and inspection services leader, based in the firm’s Austin office. He is responsible for overseeing delivery of construction solutions to clients throughout Central and South Texas and growing the firm’s practice in the region. 

Nyland has 34 years of industry experience, including 29 years with the Texas Department of Transportation. His project experience in the region includes assisting with construction oversight of the US 183 South Toll Project and SH 71 Bergstrom Expressway Project and providing services on the US 290 Manor Expressway project. 

“Don has a tremendous background in the region and knows what it takes to effectively deliver complex, multi-faceted construction projects,” said Michelle Dippel, Central and South Texas office leader and vice president. “His relationships and experience in the region ensure our clients have the best possible access to the right expertise as they deliver improved mobility and safety to the region.”

Prior to joining HNTB, Nyland served as senior resident engineer with another consulting firm. While at TxDOT, he held numerous roles, including Austin district director of construction developing construction policies and procedures for use on construction projects throughout the district. He also served TxDOT as South Travis/Hays area engineer, responsible for design, construction and maintenance of state roadways in both counties. 

Nyland earned a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from the University of Texas at Austin. 

In Central and South Texas, HNTB has shaped some of the region’s most significant infrastructure projects. The firm provides both general planning consultant and general engineering consultant services for Capital Metro in Austin; program management services for VIA Metropolitan Transit in San Antonio; general engineering consultant services for Williamson, Hays and Travis Counties; and construction engineering and inspection services for the TxDOT San Antonio and Austin districts.

About HNTB 
HNTB Corporation is an employee-owned infrastructure solutions firm serving public and private owners and construction contractors. Celebrating 105 years of service in the United States, HNTB continues to grow in size and service offerings to clients from seven office locations in Texas, currently employing approximately 360 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 www.hntb.com, or follow HNTB on LinkedInTwitterFacebook or Instagram.

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