Lawrence Johnson



Larry Johnson, PE, DBIA, PMP, is a Vice President and Alternative Delivery Director at HDR and represents HDR on the Water Design Build Council Board of Directors. Larry has more than 36 years of design, project management, program management, construction management, CMAR and design-build experience in the field of water resources, water storage and conveyance, water and wastewater treatment.  Based in northern California, Larry is responsible for business development and delivery of HDR’s design-build program in the west region of the U.S. During his career, Mr. Johnson has worked on some of the world’s largest and most complex water and wastewater programs including the $6.25 billion Clean Waterways Programme in Sydney, Australia and the $3.5 billion Asset Management Programme in Warrington, England.  For the past 21 years, Larry has been focused exclusively on alternative delivery and has completed more than 15 water/wastewater design-build projects, including projects for 12 separate owners completing their first design-build project.  Larry holds a Bachelor of Science degree in civil and environmental engineering from Clarkson University in Potsdam, NY, and is a registered professional engineer in California and is a certified DBIA professional and a Project Management Professional with the Project Management Institute.