FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Megan F. Salch
HOUSTON (February 5, 2019) – With planned growth in 2019, Halford Busby Construction Consultants is pleased to announce its recent hiring of Robert VanNieuwenhuyzen as Senior Estimator/Project Controls Manager. In this role, VanNieuwenhuyzen will use his project control experience in estimating, scheduling, controlling clients’ costs, change order management and risk management.
“VanNieuwenhuyzen is uniquely qualified to help Halford Busby and our clients as we continue to grow,” Esther Halford, CEO of Halford Busby, said. “His cost management and project controls experience in healthcare, higher education, oil and gas, and other industries aligns nicely with the direction of our organization.”
VanNieuwenhuyzen brings more than 18 years of project controls experience to Halford Busby. Most recently, VanNieuwenhuyzen owned and operated an 11,000-square-foot academic and athletic training facility. Previously, he served as a senior project services specialist for BHP Billiton, where he supervised the project service team on all phases of projects with an estimated value of $18 billion. In his free time, VanNieuwenhuyzen volunteers at Westchase Express Inc., working with youth to help further their academic and athletic goals through training, mentoring and being a positive role model in their lives.
“I’m excited to be joining the Halford Busby family. Its business direction, growth strategies along with its balanced family-business culture aligns with my core values and desired professional growth,” VanNieuwenhuyzen said. “I truly am blessed to have this opportunity to work with this team of project consultant professionals and to contribute my experience and knowledge to our valuable projects and clients.”
About Halford Busby
Halford Busby offers a comprehensive range of construction cost estimating, scheduling, project management and master plan estimating services. We’re proud to have a +/-2.2 percent accuracy rate from estimate to final construction contract amount. With more than 100 years of relevant experience, our experts not only provide accurate budgeting but also well-planned projects. Being a good steward of our clients’ time and money is paramount. Our attention to detail and accuracy plays strongly in helping clients manage their financial investments proactively. Learn more at www.HalfordBusby.com.