Youssef Hanna is a senior roads and highways design engineer with more than 23 years of experience. He is a Professional Engineer with extensive technical experience in the design of urban and rural roads, highways and interchanges, utilizing 12D, Softdesk 8.0 and Inroads. He has in-depth knowledge of project management, highway design, AASHTO standards and specifications. He is highly skilled in computer-aided techniques for the design and presentation of roads and highways. Mr. Hanna has been responsible for various stages of the design of projects from the preliminary stage through setting-out plans, detailed profiles, grading plans, signing and road marking, roads cross-sections details, and final preparation of the bill of quantities for earthworks and other construction details. He has considerable practical experience of road and highway projects in the Middle East and Canada.
Clients describe him as technically strong, very supportive, and responsive to their requirements.
What inspires you? The brilliant and passionate people around me are what inspire me and keep me going.
What is your favorite part of your job? When the road project I am working on is completed and when it is ready to open to traffic.
Which one of CDM Smith's core values do you identify with most and why? Teamwork, because without it, we cannot achieve anything.
What does "listen.think.deliver" mean to you? We need to listen carefully to our clients, think how we are going to satisfy their requirements, and deliver what is required from us using the resources available to us.