PHILADELPHIA and SEATTLE, April 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- HKA, one of the world's leading providers of consulting, expert and advisory services for the construction, manufacturing, process and technology industries, announced today that Henry J. Spieker has joined the firm as Partner. He will be based out of HKA's Seattle, Washington office.
Spieker has 32 years of experience in construction claims and as an expert witness, with the past 27 years in the Seattle and Pacific Northwest market. He has provided expert testimony on over 35 occasions on subjects such as construction management, scheduling and delay analysis, cost impact and disruption analysis, labor productivity, calculation of damages and contract termination. He has also provided project level advice and support to assist clients recognize and resolve potential claim issues, analyze schedule issues and to mitigate and avoid disputes. Spieker's domestic and international project experience includes residential, schools and university buildings, hotels and casinos, high-rise, commercial, performing arts venues, highway, bridge, transit, underground utilities, prisons, airport, power plants (solar energy, coal-fired, geothermal and hydroelectric), water and wastewater treatment facilities, industrial and heavy civil work.
Spieker earned his BS in Construction Management from Bowling Green State University. Prior to joining HKA, Spieker was a Vice President with McMillen Jacobs Associates.
"Henry is a well-respected expert in construction damages, delay, productivity, claims litigation and management," said Frank Giunta, President and Partner of HKA's America's Region. "He will be a tremendous addition to our Americas claims team," he added.
HKA is one of the world's leading privately owned, independent providers of consulting, expert and advisory services for the construction, manufacturing, process and technology industries. We also have particular experience advising clients on the economic impact of commercial and investment treaty disputes and in forensic accounting matters. In addition, HKA supports companies that conduct business with the US Federal Government, providing them with consulting services on complex government contracting matters.
As trusted independent consultants, experts and advisors, we deliver solutions amid uncertainty, dispute and overrun, and provide the insights that make the best possible outcomes a reality for public and private sector clients worldwide.
HKA has in excess of 1000 consultants, experts and advisors across 50 offices in 19 countries.