Highway Expert Rafael Aguilar, PE, Rejoins HNTB Corporation’s Expanding South Florida Transportation Practice

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Region's increasing population is creating greater transportation demands.

Rafael Aguilar, PE, HNTB Corporation

Rafael Aguilar, PE, manages multiple projects for HNTB clients to address the tremendous transportation demands in South Florida.

There are tremendous transportation demands in South Florida, creating an immediate need for our talented professionals to provide innovative solutions.

To address population growth and resulting infrastructure needs, HNTB Corporation continues adding top talent to serve its transportation clients. Rafael Aguilar, PE, project manager roadway department, has re-joined the firm and will be based in Miami. He previously worked for HNTB from 2005-2006.

In this role, Aguilar is responsible for managing multiple projects for the Florida Department of Transportation, Miami-Dade Expressway Authority, Miami-Dade County and other municipalities. He will manage project budgets, schedules and production activities, and assist in project pursuits, preparation of proposals and other contract requirements.

“Rafael’s previous knowledge of HNTB and our clients’ programs allows for his quick and seamless integration,” said Albert Sosa, PE, client service leader for MDX. “There are tremendous transportation demands in South Florida, creating an immediate need for our talented professionals to provide innovative solutions.”

Aguilar has 16 years of transportation infrastructure experience in Florida and earned a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from Florida International University.

In addition to Aguilar, HNTB’s personnel expansion in the region includes the recent hiring of Fred Ochoa, PE, statewide structures leader, and Martin Marquez, PE, transportation director, both based in Fort Lauderdale.

HNTB’s history in Florida includes delivery of highway, toll road, rail/transit, major bridge and other types of infrastructure projects for more than six decades. In South Florida, the firm proudly serves as general engineering consultant to MDX, Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise, and FDOT Districts One, Three and Five. HNTB is, or has been, involved in many of the top projects in the region, including the MDX 836 Toll Plaza Flyover Connections, State Route A1A corridor reconstruction in St. Lucie County, FTE’s SR-821 Homestead Extension of Florida’s Turnpike program, the Miami Intermodal Center and the recent opening of the Interstate 595 Express Corridor Improvements Project.

About HNTB
HNTB Corporation is an employee-owned infrastructure solutions firm serving public and private owners and construction contractors. Now celebrating a century of service in the U.S. and 60 years in Florida, HNTB continues to grow in size and service offerings to clients from 13 regular office and on-site locations, currently employing approximately 380 full-time professionals. 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 delivery and construction management. For more information, visit http://www.hntb.com.

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