(HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. – Nov 05, 2012) Randall C. Hill, P.E., joins Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. (LAN) as the director of engineering of the firm’s infrastructure practice in Southern California.
In this role, he will lead the firm’s business development as well as project execution efforts for clients throughout Southern California. He will be responsible for identifying and assessing business opportunities, marketing LAN’s services to its clients and leading the Southern California infrastructure team. He also will manage water and wastewater infrastructure projects in Southern California, helping LAN’s clients bring these projects to successful completion.
Hill has more than 37 years of experience managing complex water conveyance and water treatment plants. His areas of specialty include design and construction of pumping facilities, pipelines, reservoirs, tunnels, flow control and advanced water treatment facilities, coordination on environmental issues and design-build project delivery. He recently served as a senior project manager for the design, build and operation of an advanced water purification demonstration plant for the city of San Diego. The one million gallon per day capacity project, operational in June 2011, was developed to demonstrate the cost effectiveness of another sustainable source of water supply to satisfy the city’s long-term water demands.
“Randall Hill’s extensive experience in water conveyance and water treatment projects brings a new level of expertise to our infrastructure team, and will be invaluable in serving our clients in the Southern California market,” said Rafael Ortega, vice president and director of LAN’s Infrastructure Large Diameter Group.
Hill holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Colorado State University. He is a registered professional engineer in California and Texas. He served as the chair of the 2009 American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Pipelines Conference and is currently serving on the executive committee for the ASCE pipelines division.
Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. (LAN) is a full-service consulting firm offering planning, engineering and program management services. With nearly 300 employees across the United States, LAN is a national leader in the engineering industry and is consistently ranked among the “Top 100 A/E Firms” according to Engineering News-Record. LAN is a LEO A DALY company, an international architecture, planning, engineering, interior design and program management firm.