Steve Roth, PE, PMP, has joined HNTB Corporation as group director – engineering, based in the firm’s Austin office.
He is set to work with the firm’s transit clients in central and south Texas, including Capital Metro in Austin and VIA Metropolitan Transit in San Antonio.
Roth brings more than two decades of experience in planning, design and construction of rail, transit, transportation and infrastructure projects, the firm said.
“Steve’s proven capabilities and experience in system planning, corridor analyses, public and stakeholder engagement, and design, strengthens our capabilities and offerings to our transit clients as they look to increase mobility options across the region,” said Michelle Dippel, HNTB Central and South Texas office leader and vice president.
Throughout his career, Roth has worked on various complex projects in the state, including downtown station engineering design services for Capital Metro, preliminary engineering and environmental services for VIA, program management services for the Denton County Transportation Authority and Rail Division Planning and Engineering Services for the Texas Department of Transportation.
Before joining the ranks at HNTB, Roth served as senior manager and transit practice leader for another consulting firm.
He is an alumnus of Texas A&M University, where he earned a bachelor of science in civil engineering. He also holds a master of business administration from the University of Texas at Austin.