Inside Halff: A Look at November 2022

Inside Halff 12-07-2022

There was plenty of food, fun and awards to go around at Halff in November. Look at the latest accomplishments of our teams and people this month!

Breaking Ground | Thanksgiving Feasts | HCI Updates | Teaming Together | Halff Bag Travels

 

Award-Winning Work

The innovative Deep Fork Greenway Trail received a Merit Award in the Design (Unbuilt) category from the Oklahoma chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA). Halff is providing planning, landscape architecture and other services to construct this project.

Breaking Ground

Groundbreaking ceremony at College Station, TX, for the Texas Independence Ballpark.

Halff attended the groundbreaking of Texas Independence Ballpark with the City of College Station. Halff has been involved with the ballpark project since the master planning began in 2015.

 

Ben Marshall (left) and Brian Binkowski from Halff broke ground at Texas Independence Ballpark.

Landscape Designer Ben Marshall (pictured left) and Senior Landscape Architect/Project Manager Brian Binkowski broke ground onsite.

 

Many Halff practices were involved in getting the project to this point, including Landscape Architecture, Surveying, SUE, Public Works, Water Resources, Architecture and Structural Engineering.

Halff branded baseballs at the groundbreaking of Texas Independence Ballpark.

 

Thanksgiving Feasts

The Houston office celebrated Thanksgiving early with an office potluck. Everyone enjoyed amazing side dishes, desserts and more!

Halff's Houston office celebrated an early Thanksgiving feast.

 

Shreveport feasted together before Thanksgiving to celebrate the holiday.

Halff's Shreveport office enjoyed a team Thanksgiving feast.

 

The Fort Worth office held a Thanksgiving potluck for everyone. Many different dishes were served!

Halff's Fort Worth office feasted on many Thanksgiving dishes.

 

HCI Updates

Halff’s Tallahassee office delivered an HCI donation to Margaret Farris, director of development at Boys Town North Florida. Boys Town strives to save children and heal families by partnering with businesses to enhance the quality of care they provide in communities.

Halff's Tallahassee office making an HCI donation to Boys Town North Florida.

 

McAllen volunteers made blankets during their lunch hour for the Alfredo Gonzalez Texas State Veteran’s Home. A few of the volunteers distributed the blanket donations to residents and personally thanked them for their service.

Halff's McAllen office made and donated blankets for veterans at Alfredo Gonzalez Texas State Veteran's Home.

 

The Bentonville office donated turkeys to the Single Parent Scholarship Fund for Thanksgiving. Recipients showed their gratitude by writing thank-you letters for Halff’s HCI volunteers.

Halff's Bentonville office delivered and donated Thanksgiving turkeys to the Singe Parent Scholarship Fund.

 

Employees from Richardson volunteered to clean up trash at White Rock Lake, despite the frigid weather!

Halff's Richardson employees braved the cold to clean up trash at White Rock Lake.

 

McAllen volunteers picked up trash from a stretch of highway adopted by Halff.

Halff's McAllen office volunteered to pick up trash along a highway adopted by Halff.

 

Teaming Together

Jacksonville employees rooted for their favorite teams during their office spirit day, which included a barbeque lunch.

Halff's Jacksonville office celebrating office spirit day for their sports teams.

 

The Leadership Team traveled to Halff’s Shreveport office for the opportunity to visit and network with employees.

Halff's Leadership Team networked with the Shreveport office face to face.

 

Halff was proud to have been selected again as a Top Workplace in Austin, Dallas, Houston and San Antonio in 2022. Employees in San Antonio celebrated with an office party. This is the second consecutive year San Antonio has been named a Top Workplace.

Halff's San Antonio office celebrated the Top Workplaces award with cake, balloons and more!

 

Halff Bag Travels

CADD Technician Tiffany Lowe, from our Fort Smith office, hiked with her Halff bag to Oklahoma’s highest point, Black Mesa. The name is derived from the dark pumice in the terrain.

Halff's Tiffany Lowe hiked up to Black Mesa, OK, with her Halff bag.

Read more about the History of the Halff bag here.


DID YOU KNOW?

Halff sits at No. 10 nationally in the companies with 1,000 to 2,499 employees in the 2022 Top Workplaces USA award rankings presented by Energage. In 2022, Halff was recognized as a Top Workplace in Austin, Dallas, Houston and San Antonio. We have also been recognized as a Top Workplace in Austin and Dallas eight times each since 2015, six times in Houston since 2016 and for the second consecutive year in San Antonio this year.

Cumulatively, Halff has been recognized as a Top Workplace 25 times.

 

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