Halff Associates Announces Hiring of Ben Cernosek, PE

Press Releases 07-09-2015

RICHARDSON, Texas (July 9, 2015) – Halff Associates, Inc. (Halff), one of the nation’s leading engineering/architecture consulting firms, is proud to announce the addition of Ben Cernosek, PE, who will advise Halff on municipality issues as a valuable resource for the firm’s public works and pavement management projects.

Mr. Cernosek has 29 years of municipal engineering experience serving the City of Dallas. Most recently, he was the assistant director of the City of Dallas Street Services directing all Street Repair Division services. His responsibilities included managing the department’s major maintenance group that performs street repair and construction citywide; managing contracts for street repair and preventive maintenance; leading the department’s winter weather, storm, and fire related emergency response; and overseeing their special event barricade service and support. Prior to becoming the assistant director of street services, Mr. Cernosek spent 11 years as the senior program manager of the City of Dallas’ Public Works and Transportation construction management division.

“Ben is a welcomed addition to Halff Associates,” said Chairman of the Board Walter Skipwith, PE, D.WRE. “He has proven himself as an excellent problem solver who thinks creatively, and his vast municipal construction, operations, and maintenance experience is highly valuable to our numerous municipal clients in North Texas and across the State.

The White Rock Lake dredging project is one notable project Mr. Cernosek has managed. He also established the pavement cut and repair standards manual for the City and managed the development of the current street cut permitting system. He led the development of the 532 lane mile Street Repair Division maintenance work plan for fiscal year 2015, the largest planned program work plan to date.

Mr. Cernosek received his civil engineering degree from The University of Texas at Austin in 1986 and is a licensed professional engineer.

About the Firm

Halff is a Texas-based, employee-owned, diverse and multi-disciplined professional services firm. For more 65 years, Halff has provided innovative solutions for clients in Texas and throughout the United States, offering full-service planning, engineering, architecture, landscape architecture, environmental, oil and gas, right of way, visualization, and surveying services. Halff has 15 offices in Texas, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. For more information about Halff, visit www.halff.com


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