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Lawrence Johnson, PE, DBIA, PMP, Vice President, HDR, Inc.

WDBC Second Vice President/Secretary Larry Johnson has 38 years of design, project management, program management, construction management, and design-build experience in the water and wastewater industry. He has worked for both engineering and at-risk construction companies on some of the world’s largest and most complex water and wastewater programs in United States, Australia, and Europe. For the past 23 years he has been focused exclusively on collaborative delivery and has completed more than 18 design-build and construction management at-risk projects.

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Field Trips Aren't Just for Kids

Posted by Lawrence Johnson, PE, DBIA, PMP, Vice President, HDR, Inc. on Fri, Oct 26, 2018 @ 10:00 AM

San Jose Water Company (SJW) recently completed their first progressive design-build project and largest capital improvement project ever: a $50 million upgrade to the Montevina Water Treatment Plant in Los Gatos, California. The project was recently recognized by the American Society of Civil Engineers San Francisco Section as the 2018 Environmental Engineering Project of the Year. During his acceptance speech at the awards banquet, Andrew Gere, President and Chief Operating Officer of SJW, said, “The success of the project was founded upon partnering developed by the owner and the design-builder.”

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Topics: HDR, water design-build project, progressive design-build