The building and civil engineering company has recruited Lars Bork Hansen to spear-head the strengthening and development of its Design and Engineering activities.
The 45 year-old Lars Bork Hansen will take up office as MT Højgaard’s new Division Director of Design and Engineering on 1 November 2015 at the latest. Lars Bork Hansen comes from a position as Division Director of Planning and Design at Grontmij A/S.
The appointment will strengthen MT Højgaard's profile as a consulting engineering company delivering strong engineering disciplines supported by Virtual Design & Construction (VDC) in the form of digitalisation, optimisation and streamlining in building and civil engineering projects.
- In Group Management, we are delighted that Lars Bork Hansen has agreed to join our team. MT Højgaard has always had strong competencies within Design and Engineering, and now we give higher priority to the business unit at a time when our strategic initiatives to enter into a dialogue with customers at an earlier stage are increasingly being demanded. With his great insight into the industry, Lars Bork Hansen is, in the management's opinion, the right person to deliver on this potential and to provide for the continued development of the business unit, says CFO Arne Becker.
- MT Højgaard is a large and exciting company that occupies a central position in the industry. The company is undergoing rapid development where they as first movers on VDC and BIM work determinedly to improve productivity in the building and civil engineering projects of the future to the benefit of customers and business partners alike. At the same time, they have always delivered strong consulting engineering skills in the projects, and it's therefore with great respect that I will be heading the Design & Engineering team of MT Højgaard, says Lars Bork Hansen.
Lars Bork Hansen holds a degree in engineering from the Copenhagen School of Engineering. He also has an Engineering Business Administration (EBA) degree from the same school. Lars Bork Hansen brings in a wealth of experience in operations and business development in technical environments.