HNTB Vision

The ideals that have sustained HNTB for more than 100 years are included in HNTB’s vision statement. The qualities described are the firm’s heritage and essence of success and are the principles that we live every day.



Strategic planning and implementation
Leadership development
Differentiating competitive advantage: Discover—Deliver

Profitable Growth
Client focus
Unity of purpose
Focus on relationships
Optimizing sales, revenue, earnings, cash
Continuous improvement

Best Business
Technical excellence and innovation
Provide a learning environment
Sophisticated business practices
A clearly understood, effective organization

Consistent Delivery 4 for 4:
Quality work
On time
On budget
To the client’s satisfaction on every project


  • Take personal responsibility for making success happen
  • Expect more of yourself in everything you do
  • Discover what is really important in any situation
  • Collaborate for the benefit of everyone
  • Build relationships


  • Integrity
  • Technical excellence
  • Respect for others
  • Continual development of all employees
  • Commitment to our professions

The Necessary Characteristics of HNTB Leaders

HNTB hires, evaluates and promotes people using these attributes as a guide: